There is nothing in the world more powerful than a video game secret on a school playground. For an entire day—perhaps even a week—you can become the king of recess just by promoting the Mew Under Truck rumor or the secret Triforce hidden in Ocarina of Time. Hey, who said secrets have to be real?
Lately, Twitter has been packed with secrets ready to take to the playground after podcast hosts Aaron and Tommy asked everyone what their best “useless” knowledge about video games was:
And boy, did the internet deliver. The tweet now has over 84 million views with thousands of answers to the question ranging from the well-known secrets to the things that even we didn’t know that. Here are our favourites:
Tiny little hobbits
Super Mario Bros. The 3 box was a lie
You can mow down long grass in Pokémon
Sakurai never shuts up about his cat
Ocarina’s dungeon aims at
Charles Martinet’s film career
What is your best useless knowledge about video games? Tell us in the comments!