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The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD - Release Date, Time, and Pre-Order Bonus

Pre-order now to receive two bonus items!

By Kyle Knight

July 14, 2021

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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A Hero Rises – The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD – Nintendo Switch

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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.

Fans can expect to get their hands Skyward Sword HD at MIDNIGHT in your local timezone.

Pre-Order Bonus

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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Kyle Knight
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Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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