The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Archive

Future Zelda games to use motion controls

If the thought of Skyward Sword being the first and last Zelda game to make great use of motion controls saddens you, fear not, for Eiji Aonuma himself has admitted that he can no longer see the series returning to its button-based roots. I honestly think we cannot go back to button controls now, so I […]

Zelda Wii U will “challenge” series conventions

Many gamers (myself included) have been greatly enjoying The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword over the past couple of weeks, pleased with all the new and refreshing gameplay elements it brought to the Zelda franchise. However, in the newest issue of Nintendo Power, Eiji Aonuma revealed that Skyward Sword was only the beginning – Zelda Wii U is […]

The next Zelda game won’t take five years to produce

In the latest Skyward Sword-related Iwata Asks segment, our favorite President of Nintendo talked with Eiji Aonuma, the game’s producer; and Hidemaro Fujibayashi, its director. During the segment, Iwata pointed out that five years is a long time to develop a game and that it would be nice if they could do it in three. […]

Pre-order the Zelda: Skyward Sword CD + Gold Wii Remote bundle on Amazon!

UPDATE: It appears that the golden Wii Remotes have run out, as the Wii Remote bundle’s order page is now 404’ing. However, you can pre-order the non-bundle version of Zelda: Skyward Sword from here – and it still includes the limited edition Zelda Symphony CD. Amazon have started taking pre-orders for the bundled version of The Legend of Zelda: […]

Zelda: Skyward Sword is still coming to the Wii in 2011

In other words, it won’t be going the way of Twilight Princess and jumping to the Wii’s successor at the last minute. In an interview with MCV, Nintendo’s marketing manager Rob Lowe (re-)confirmed this by telling us that, “there are great new pieces of software launching this year such as Wii Play: Motion in June […]