There’s an unbelievable quantity of detailed tucked away within the corners of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, together with one hidden-in-plain-sight Easter egg not too long ago noticed by a consumer on Reddit. It’s a part of the Trials of the Sword downloadable content material for Breath of the Wild that hit final summer time, so … spoiler alert.
Reddit consumer kamuilyn posted their discovering this weekend after realizing that the seven unnamed monks who watch over the Grasp Sword within the Sword Monk’s Shrine are a callback to the seven sages in The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.
“Okay, so I simply completed the Trial of the Sword and instantly seen the 7 monks are representing the 7 Sages,” kamuilyn posted on the Breath of the Wild subreddit.
Right here’s a comparability picture they put collectively, exhibiting the monks and their Ocarina of Time sage counterparts (so as, Princess Zelda, Rauru, Darunia, Princess Ruto, Nabooru, Impa and Saria):
And right here’s how the monks seem in Breath of the Wild’s ultimate Grasp Sword trials second, through the Zelda Wiki:
Absolutely this was noticed by some hardcore Zelda followers, but it surely’s a element that’s fairly simple to gloss over.
Trials of the Sword is included as a part of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s first batch of DLC, which additionally added a tough mode, Hero’s Path mode and new gear just like the Korok Masks and Journey Medallion.