Take to the sky and explore the first story in the Legend of Zelda series
The legend begins
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 immersive swordplay as Link’s movements mimic your own
Gently swing your sword and angle your slashes to aim your strikes. Push forward to thrust.
Adventure at the push of a button
Newly added button-only controls let you play your way—including in handheld mode and on the Nintendo Switch Lite system.
Battle monsters, solve puzzles, and explore dungeons
Uncover and break through opponents’ defenses with well-placed attacks. Each enemy is different on where they may be vulnerable, so strike when the time is right.
*Be aware of your surroundings. Wear wrist straps and allow adequate room around you during game play. If playing on Nintendo Switch Lite, detached Joy-Con controllers and charging device may be required (sold separately). See support.nintendo.com/switch/play for details. Game and systems sold separately. Nintendo Switch Lite plays all games that support handheld mode.
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.
Features & details
- Soar between floating islands and Descend to the treacherous surface world In this updated HD version of the Legend of Zelda: skyward Sword game.
- Gently swing your Sword and angle your slashes to uncover and break through opponents' Defenses using intuitive motion controls.
- Movements feel smoother and more immediate thanks to the Nintendo Switch system's 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