About the game
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword game soars onto Nintendo Switch!
Take to the skies, draw your sword, and experience the earliest story in the Legend of Zelda series. Join Link in his high-flying quest to save Zelda, a childhood friend who must confront her destiny. Soar between floating islands and descend to the treacherous surface world in this updated HD version of the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword game.
Master realistic swordplay that corresponds to your movements
Gently swing your sword and angle your slashes to uncover and break through opponents’ defenses using intuitive motion controls. Link’s in-game movements will correspond to the angle of each strike you make with the Joy-ConTM controller, creating immersive swordplay that relies on strategy and accuracy. Movements feel smoother and more immediate thanks to the Nintendo Switch system’s increased processing power and HD graphics. Take advantage of the newly-added button only control scheme—perfect for playing in handheld mode or on the Nintendo Switch Lite system.
The Legend of ZeldaTM: Skyward Sword game has been updated for the Nintendo Switch system
Take to the skies and experience the earliest story in the Legend of Zelda series
Use motion controls that accurately correspond to your movements for more realistic swordplay
Updated graphics and improved processing power make for a smoother gameplay experience
Button controls allow you to play in Handheld Mode or on the Nintendo Switch Lite system