I first played The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild at the end of 2018. I had received a Nintendo Switch for Christmas after hearing my friends gush about the new console for the past year. The newest installment in the Legend of Zelda franchise was the game of 2017, and since I had a soft spot for 2011′s The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, I knew it had to be the first game I bought for my Switch. Within an hour of the tutorial, I was in love. The freedom of the open-world gameplay, while not a new concept itself, was new to me. If I was bored with one area, I could run, climb, or ride my way to another, so the game never lost my attention. After beating the main story, I dished out 20 bucks for the bonus content—it was an obsession....