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Riding the Backlog - Zelda: Breath of the WIld (Part 7)

By Chris Pranger




Session 7: The Hateno Ancient Tech Lab
Hey there, glad you could make it! This is Riding the Backlog, where I ride my exercise bike as I play a video game. For this series, I’m riding while playing Breath of the Wild, a Zelda game that had me grousing something fierce just a few years ago. This time, however, things feel a lot better. Enough lead-up, let’s get into things!

Today’s amiibo haul is fairly uneventful without any new pieces of clothing, but Zelda does provide a Knight’s bow with a base power of 32 and a +6 damage boost (not sure if that means it’s got a power of 38 or if without the damage boost it’d have a power of 26). Toon Link also offers a Sea Breeze boomerang, which looks very close to the boomerang you have in The Wind Waker. That’s going to make it very hard to actually want to use it since if it’s that special, I certainly don’t want to risk breaking it.

No more stalling though, it’s time to go into the Hateno Ancient Tech Lab and find out who this …

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