Originally released on the Nintendo Wii all the way back in 2011, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is receiving an HD version optimised for the Nintendo Switch.
With the release of the hotly anticipated title right around the corner, here are all the details you need to know about The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD, include the release time, date, and pre-order bonus items.
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The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD
For those that never experienced Skyward Sword on the Nintendo Wii, now’s the perfect opportunity. Or if you simply want to discover the classic title all over again, then the upcoming HD Nintendo Switch version is for you.
According to Nintendo, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD has been enhanced for the Nintendo Switch with smoother motion controls, as well as newly-added button controls.
Check out details on Skyward Sword HD below:
- Enhanced performance
- Improved motion controls with the Joy-Con controllers
- All-new button controls, allowing you to choose your style of play
- Various quality-of-life enhancements, including refinements to player tutorials and general guidance throughout the adventure
Skyward Sword HD Release Date & Time
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for the Nintendo Switch is set to release on Friday, July 16th.
According to the official Nintendo Support Page, fans can expect to get their hands Skyward Sword HD at 3PM BST / 7AM PT / 10AM ET. This is according to the Nintendo Support Page which states that first-party titles release at the aforementioned times.
For fans that have pre-ordered The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for Nintendo Switch, you will receive a completely free steelbook and keyring. Certain retailers are also including a free t-shirt or poster for those that pre-order the upcoming title.
Check out images of the steelbook and keyring below, or head to the official Nintendo Website to find out more on pre-order details for Skyward Sword HD.
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