Quantcast
Skyward Sword special edition has a gold Wii remote - Destructoid




The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword  



Skyward Sword special edition has a gold Wii remote


12:45 PM on 08.29.2011
Skyward Sword special edition has a gold Wii remote photo



Nintendo announced today information regarding a limited edition bundle for The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. The package, which will retail for $69.99, comes packaged with a gold controller. Additionally, every copy of Skyward Sword from the initial production run -- standard and special editions -- will have a compact disc with orchestral arrangements of songs from the series which will be played at upcoming 25th anniversary concert performances.

I had pretty much forgotten about Skyward Sword, truth be told. I always have the feeling that I know more or less what I'm getting with Zelda titles and that there's always one somewhere on the horizon. That gold Wii remote does look pretty baller, though. If I didn't already have five remotes that I don't use, I'd be all over that.








Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.





timeline following:
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword



6:00 PM on 03.08.2013
Animated Skyward Sword diorama is part delicious cake

Parents can be really awesome when it comes to cake. I remember for a birthday long ago, my mom made me a prehistoric landscape cake populated by dinosaurs, rough terrain, boulders, trees, and an erupting volcano. I thought ...more



3:00 PM on 02.16.2013
Laura Shigihara made another Skyward Sword vocal mix

Plants vs. Zombies composer Laura Shigihara already melted our hearts last month with her wonderful rendition of Skyward Sword's "Ballad of the Goddess." The Skyward magic doesn't end there, as now she attempts to make peopl...more



9:30 PM on 01.29.2013
PSA: Skyward Sword is $20 at Target until this Saturday

You know how Nintendo is known for never reducing the price of their first-party titles until years later under a re-release line of games? Well, this week is one of those extremely rare cases where a retailer is significantl...more



10:30 AM on 01.18.2013
Adorbs! Laura Shigihara's Skyward Sword vocal arrangement

I got more than a little excited during the opening cutscene of Skyward Sword when Zelda started singing "Ballad of the Goddess." With an actual voice! The lyrics were gibberish, meant to represent whatever pre-Hylian langua...more



6:00 PM on 04.23.2012
Mega64 has trouble with Skyward Sword's controls

Your experience with Skyward Sword's controls can vary immensely from the next guy's. Some people had no trouble whatsoever becoming acclimated with the motions, whereas others could never get the sword to go where they want...more



11:30 PM on 02.20.2012
Skyward Sword art is OH MY GAWD HIS EYES ARE GLORIOUS

Character design in today's "AAA hardcore" games seems to continually move away from the cartoon surrealism sensibility that was once the norm. Back then, Earthworm Jim was our Gears of War, Q-Bert was our Catherine...more



4:15 PM on 01.13.2012
Storm's Adventure with Skyward Sword

Oh my God. How could I neglect my Destructoid homies?! Especially after spending so much time on those f-ing annotations. I put the annoying links in the video so I didn't have to put the annoying links in the post. See? I D...more



12:00 PM on 01.03.2012
Skyward Sword alphabet cracked, font available

The Hylian alphabet was said to be uncrackable, but one Zelda fan figured it out anyway. Zelda Universe forum member Sarinilli found some small text in the Lanayru section of Skyward Sword and was able to use that to translat...more



11:00 PM on 12.21.2011
Skyward Sword 'patch' is an entire fricken Wii Channel

Well... that's one solution, I suppose. To recap, Nintendo acknowledged the game-breaking bug in Skyward Sword and started making plans to correct it. You could mail your hardware to the company directly (ick!), or you could ...more



10:45 AM on 12.15.2011
Nintendo will patch save files for Skyward Sword bug

Ah, game bugs. There's an infestation lately. The ones in Skyrim are fun, though. Sometimes. But not being able to progress in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword? Not so fun. We told you earlier that there are directions to a...more




japan

5:09 AM on 09.01.2014
Bladestorm PS4 and Way of the Samurai Vita trailers

A lot of sort of random games headlined Sony's pre-TGS conference.  As we previously reported, Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War (PS3, 360), from Koei and Dynasty Warriors developer Omega Force, is getti...more



4:24 AM on 09.01.2014
Danganronpa Another Episode gets daft trailer with megaphones

Absolute Despair Girl: Danganronpa Another Episode -- thanks, horrible naming conventions -- takes place between the first Danganronpa and the second, Goodbye Despair, which comes out in North America on Tuesday. Another Episode is coming to Japan on September 25. more



3:30 AM on 09.01.2014
Bloodborne is releasing in Japan on February 5

From Software's (Dark Souls) Bloodborne is coming to PS4 in Japan on February 5, 2015.  Given that we expected an early 2015 release for Bloodborne globally, hopefully we won't have to wait too long after that for the North American release. more



View all japan






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more