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BoTW: Secrets of Satori mountain

Warning: this post contains spoilers which will help you power up before taking on the game’s strongest enemies. The early stages of the game in Breath of the Wild can be frustrating, especially if you find the finer details of combat difficult to master. Once you are ready to leave your starting point on the Great Plateau, you’ll be given the paraglider and directed to head East to start the main quest.
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BotW: Keeping track of blood moons

The blood moon mechanic in Breath of the Wild is a key part of the game. Early on, the blood moon can just feel like a way to make the game harder. But later on, it’s clear that each blood moon provides a chance to get valuable resources. This post describes a simple way I use to keep track of the blood moon cycle. It also describes an odd glitch where the blood moon reset occurs without the cut scene playing.

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BoTW: Farming giant ancient cores

Giant ancient cores are one of the hardest items to obtain in Breath of the Wild, but also pretty essential for acquiring and upgrading important weapons and armour. This post explains one reasonably fool-proof and safe way to farm them. The drop rate of giant ancient cores in this location over time is 1 in 8.
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