If Link had a real boomerang (GIF)
The Zelda boomerang is great, just immediately useful. It stuns enemies, and swoops up items and money Link is too lazy to walk over and pick up.
It also follows an impossibly perfect return path, every time. Popular Mechanics notes the aspects to a good boomerang throw are lift, spin and precision–tricky stuff Link’s boomerang seems to just do automatically. So here’s a GIF showing what would have really happened.