The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword marks a turning point for The Legend of Zelda franchise. The introduction of full-motion control enabled by the Wii MotionPlus accessory synchronizes player movements with Link’s actions while offering the most intuitive play control of any game in The Legend of Zelda franchise to date.
We’ve come a long way with Link – and Nintendo. Starting out with The Legend of Zelda on the NES, we’ve gotten lost for hours on end with the little warrior, even taking side journeys like the somewhat perplexing (but still good) Zelda II: The Adventures of Link and his awesome cameo in Soul Calibur II. Every time one of his bigger games come out, there’s always some skeptics that go, “That’s it?” This was mainly the case with The Wind Waker (another classic) and, to some folks, Twilight Princess on the Wii. We’re sure that Skyward Sword, now in stores, will probably get the same treatment. But no matter. Those who are faithful to the Miyamoto-driven franchise shall be promptly awarded with another... Read Review