Speedrunners might be the most creative gamers out there, and it’s partly thanks to their experiments that we’ve seen a massive boom in weird techniques for playing Breath of the Wild since its release five years ago.
This latest trick comes courtesy of Aqua 1020, who discovered that you can beat the fiery Rinu Honika Shrine with a simple trick: Ice. Makes sense, right? All you need is a Blizzard Rod, and you can use its ice-power to easily bypass the flames, no damage done to Link’s gentle, pale, 100-years-in-a-cave skin.
Much like in real life, things are much easier with the right tools. You ever tried to open a bottle of wine with a shoe?