The player used a variety of tricks leading to an impressive finish time of 59 minutes and 22 seconds.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom fan has just achieved an impressive milestone by managing to complete the game in just under one hour.
As spotted by GamesRadar, a Zelda speedrunner by the name of Zdi6923 recently uploaded a YouTube video showcasing their playthrough of the game. The player utilized multiple tricks in their quest across the game's world and ultimately finished with a time of 59 minutes and 22 seconds.
One such trick, for example, involves swiftly sheathing and unsheathing their weapon, enabling them to traverse the terrain with remarkable speed. The runner managed to acquire the Ascend, Fuse, Ultrahand, and Rewind abilities within an astonishing 33 minutes and completed the initial area of the Great Sky Island in a mere 37 minutes and four seconds.
After successfully finishing their impressive speedrun, the Zelda player registered their time on speedrun.com and quickly rose to the top of the leaderboard, overtaking the previous record of 1 hour, 2 minutes, and 42 seconds claimed by player SlyZorua.
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