Zelda: Link strikes skyward

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword 2011

Todd Miller | Collegio writer “The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword” has finally been released, two years after Nintendo announced its production. Nintendo promised that Skyward Sword would be a new kind of “Zelda experience” that would please old fans and new players alike. I’d say Nintendo almost managed to keep its word as there was clear progress but it fell short. The plot centers on the origin of the Master Sword, the most iconic weapon of the series. The player character (I’ll refer to as Link) starts as a knight-in-training at a knight school on the floating sky-island, Skyloft. The game starts on the day of the “Wing Ceremony” (a good excuse to teach the…