The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Video
Nintendo kicked off its E3 press event with a preview of the next chapter in the popular Zelda game series. Expected to be released in 2011, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is designed for use with the Wii MotionPlus.
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Just announced at the 2009 Game Developers Conference, The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks will be an all-new Zelda title exclusively for the Nintendo DS. Details on the game are light right now, but it seems this adventure will have Link as the conductor of a train, traveling from dungeon to dungeon.
Zelda is finally coming to the Nintendo DS. Scheduled to be released before the end of 2006, Phantom Hourglass takes Link on a series of new adventures that make ample use of the dual screen and the stylus.
CNET editor Jeff Bakalar shows us some of the great launch titles for the Nintendo 3DS. He plays Steel Diver, Madden NFL Football, Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Pilotwings Resort, Super Street Fighter IV 3D and Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D.
Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo executive vice president for sales and marketing, shows off Wii titles like the new "Legend of Zelda" at a pre-E3 press briefing on Wednesday. See the new games, as well as the console's controller and remote. And get a look at a virtual tennis match between Fils-Amis, Nintendo President Satora Iwata, Shigeru Miyamoto of Nintendo Entertainment Analysis and Development, and contest winner Scott Dier.
The designer of such iconic games as "Donkey Kong," "Super Mario Bros.," and "Legend of Zelda" spoke with CNET News about what will make Nintendo's newest game a hit and why it could help create a new generation of musical stars.
The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks is the series' second outing on the DS. Find out more in this trailer.
Brutal Legend is the latest from legendary game designer Tim Schafer, who is responsible for such classics as Grim Fandango and Psychonauts. His latest adventure, undoubtedly the most mainstream yet, stars Jack Black as the voice of Eddie Riggs, a roadie for a metal band who finds himself transported to demonic, metal-infused world.