By Jenni . October 4, 2019 . 12:00pm
Quests that require you to continually swap a current item for a new one on the way to an ultimate goal aren’t uncommon in games. This is especially true in The Legend of Zelda series, where entries like Ocarina of Time, Phantom Hourglass, and The Wind Waker all ask you to consider going to multiple people and delivering different things in the hopes of getting a bigger, better thing. But, of all of them, none handles the process so well as The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening. While this series of tasks is an obligation, it never feels like one. Rather, it’s a chain of events that is one of the most pleasant errands ever.
It helps that The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening’s trading sequence begins by playing a game. When visiting Mabe Village, you’ll find a quaint little Trendy Game Shop with a grabbing machine. In it is a Yoshi Doll. Who doesn’t love Yoshi? Of course Link must have it….