This classic quest has been enhanced for Nintendo Switch with smoother motion controls, as well as newly-added button controls
[Press Release – Nintendo ANZ] – The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD is coming to Nintendo Switch tomorrow. Link embarks on his quest above the clouds and below on the mythical surface to save Zelda, a childhood friend who must confront her destiny on 16th July 2021.
For an overview about the adventures awaiting in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD, check out The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD – Launch Trailer (Nintendo Switch).
Hidden deep within each surface region lie sprawling dungeons packed with fearsome fiends, treasures and puzzles designed to test the bravest of heroes. Players can swing their sword and angle their slashes with intuitive motion controls that match their movements or – for the first time – take advantage of the newly-added button controls.
As the newest graduate of the Skyloft Knight Academy, Link sets out on his quest to save his childhood friend Zelda from the self-proclaimed demon lord Ghirahim. Entrusted to guide, Fithe spirit of the Goddess Sword accompanies him. Along the way you will also meet Link’s rival Grooseand a mysterious warrior named Impa. Link can take to the skies on his trusty Loftwing and visit islands dotted on the horizon, then dive down to the fabled surface and trek through forests, deserts, volcanoes and more.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD also features various quality-of-life enhancements, including enhanced framerate and autosaves, as well as refinements to player tutorials and general guidance throughout the adventure.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD is coming to Nintendo Switch tomorrow, July 16th 2021. Players can witness the origins of the Master Sword, either with precise motion controls or newly added button controls. and embark on an adventure, packed with puzzles, exploration and plenty of action.