There’s an unimaginable quantity of detailed tucked away in 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 half 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 Master Sword in 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 observed the 7 monks are representing the 7 Sages,” kamuilyn posted on the Breath of the Wild subreddit.
Here’s a comparability picture they put collectively, displaying 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 closing Master Sword trials second, by way of the Zelda Wiki:
Surely this was noticed by some hardcore Zelda followers, however it’s a element that’s fairly straightforward to gloss over.
Trials of the Sword is included as half 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 tools like the Korok Mask and Travel Medallion.