Barrier Skip Speed Running Technique Finally Achieved in The Wind Waker HD

One obstacle always stood in a speed runners way when it came to The Wind Waker HD – the ability to barrier skip so you could get to the final battle at a pace far faster than current speed running records. Whelp, we now know that barrier skipping is indeed possible, so now it’s up to many to begin perfecting the technique for some real runs. This was discovered and has been detailed out by YouTuber gymnast86 in the video above.

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