‘The Legend of Zelda’ News: How Similar ‘Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles’ Is To ‘Zelda’ Game? How To Get Rupees

By Ben Lindon , Updated Mar 28, 2017 07:37 AM EDT
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"The Legend of Zelda" has inspired an oddly named Australian indie developer known as the Prideful Sloth to create an adventure game that is very much "Zelda" in nature. "Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles" is set to make its way on the Sony PlayStation 4 as well as on PCs on July 18.

"Batman Arkham" Team Develops PS4, PC Game Like "The Legend of Zelda"

In the meantime, "The Legend of Zelda" has been getting rave reviews especially since it is one of the launch titles for the recently launched hybrid console Nintendo Switch. However, those on the PS4 and PC platforms may not have been able to experience Link's adventure if not for the adventure game by Prideful Sloth. Take note that the team is made up of former Rocksteady staff, the team behind the "Batman Arkham" series, which is said to be of great pedigree.

The game is said to have taken notes from "The Legend of Zelda" seen in the latest teaser trailer reveal. From the color palette, down to the landscape features and the little creatures on the game, "Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles" is every bit the "Breath of the Wild" action that PC and PS4 gamers are set to feast on. As for the story of the game, "Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles" deals about a dark cloud gradually consuming a lush land.

Furthermore, the game also sports eight different environments akin to "The Legend of Zelda" such as beaches and snow-capped mountains. The game also features hundreds of NPCs as well as a day and night cycle. "Yonder: The Cloud Chronicles" is expected to offer a meatier experience than most indie games with an adventure to look forward to, GrabIt Magazine reported.

Ponto Is The Key To More Rupees In "Breath of the Wild"

In other news, "The Legend of Zelda" main currency, Rupees may be pretty hard to come by. Apparently, rupees are not found just by cutting down grass or right after killing enemies. Zelda gamers may head over to Ponto's Lodge, located northeast of the Hebra Tower. There, a smokestack from the lodge may be seen.

"The Legend of Zelda" gamers may paraglide down to the smokestack and speak to Pondo to commence the mini-game. Note that 10 pins rewards with 300 Rupees while the entry fee is 20 Rupees. A tip is to align oneself with Pondo to get the strike for the maximum prize, IGN reported. In the meantime, watch the debut trailer of "Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles" in the video below:

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