The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is now offering free in-game items just for reading news and tips via a new channel that launched on the Switch.
Never one to look a gift horse in the mouth, I was quite pleased to hear about this. Whilst a very small token Nintendo are offering some apples and meat should you read about the importance of befriending a furry companion in-game.
All you have to do is find the channel on your Switch news feed, which is very easy considering it’s not overflowing with them just yet, then read the post about becoming best buds with a dog and tap the ‘Start Software’ icon at the bottom.
Once you’ve loaded up your saved game, you will see said apples and meat appear at your feet, it’s really that easy! It’s certainly an interesting idea and one they could expand further. Perhaps introducing rarer items for seasoned veterans as apples and meat are quite common across Hyrule.
If you’re ever in a tight spot with a Lynel it’s good to know you’ve got some cooked meat and apples to wash down and replenish your hearts with, so what are you waiting for…get reading!