Detailed Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
The weakest entry of the 3D Zelda games. Don't believe the hype. 12/05/11 Vaztor71
Wii's Defining Game 12/06/11 Simon_Isturiz
Integrating everything we love about Zelda with a fun, forward-thinking new control scheme, Skyward Sword marks the beginning of a new era in gaming. 11/29/11 Archmonk Iga
5.5, unbiased and picky review of a highly over-rated game 12/05/11 astroisawesome
The Legend of Wii-Mote: Gimmick Controller 12/08/11 ClanCrusher
I forced myself to finish this game 02/01/12 Juxtaposition7
You can probably guess that this is a brilliant game. Here's why. 12/05/11 Kamikaze Tomato
The Worst of Wind Waker and Twilight Princess, Skyward Sword represents everything that's wrong in the Zelda franchise. 04/16/12 RadMonk5472
Prelude to Greatness 01/10/12 47pik
Repeat Act 11/30/17 ABXInferno
A practical review of Skyward Sword 02/27/12 Aegis_Runestone
How the Wii should've been used this whole time 01/06/12 blaiken used peck
Oh it's good, but is it Twilight Princess good? 12/02/11 Bleuet
It gets so many things right, but so many things wrong as well. 01/25/12 Blue Blob
This game has just filled my heart with rainbows 05/31/12 Blue_0rb
A Game That Largely Overcomes its Flaws 09/08/17 buruburu1
Skyward Sword defines a generation of motion controls at its peak! 02/27/12 Chico86_basic
Skyward Sword - A Great Video Game, But A Mediocre Zelda Adventure (Mild Spoilers) 01/03/17 ChronoCactaur
Skyward Sword-- The Best Effort the Wii Could Handle. 11/29/11 dmbrandonn
Outstandingly dense, refined, and varied gameplay elevate this latest Zelda to the very top tier of gaming 09/04/12 DoubleDucks
Link is back to take the series Skyward. 10/09/13 elxar
Everything You Could Want From Zelda and More 11/29/11 Etrurianmage
Fun at parts, terrible in many others (Spoilers inside). 01/18/12 Ezero_De_Milo
A solid and well crafted Zelda game, but may disappoint certain Zelda fans 12/13/11 FenderMaster
Revolution 06/19/13 horror_spooky
A long tedious frustrating experience 08/23/16 IceMage2000
An unbiased review from someone who's been there the whole time 01/04/12 imagine606
Downward Spiralling Sword: The Ruination of the Zelda Franchise 01/23/12 justinolegero
The True Wii Zelda Has Arrived 11/29/11 katastrophie
Nintendo reached for the sky and grabbed a star ... as per usual. 01/04/12 KeyBlade999
'Skyward Sword' is less like a Zelda and more like a video game 11/07/12 Kimari
An in-depth response to concerns raised in Gamespot's controversial review 02/06/12 Labinsky
The way Zelda's meant to be played. 01/13/12 liberale
Outstanding game with a few flaws. 04/18/12 Luke_the_Duke15
Stormy skies ahead. 12/20/17 Malorkus
The beginning of the legend. 11/14/12 MathewManson
Engaging environments but a questionable need for Motion Plus. 01/04/12 Microelectrode
Great game, hopefully Nintendo gets the waggle out the franchise next time 03/23/12 neonreaper
Surpasses EVERY predecessor with a SKYWARD STRIKE! 04/25/12 Nintendoboy77
It may lack the polish that I've come to expect from the Zelda series, but Skyward Sword's an unbelievably fun game definitely worth experiencing 01/04/12 nintendosega
When there's action, it's done well. When there's not.... well.... 12/13/11 olSchooler
"Another fun Zelda masterpiece from Nintendo, but the controls may cause rage for some." 11/18/13 pikmintaro
In the beginning, there was an island in the sky. 12/03/12 RageBot
The best way to send off the Wii 06/21/12 Raidramon0
Very good, but that's not good enough for a Zelda game, which should be excellent. 12/15/11 Sanitys_Theif
Once again, a fantastic Home Run for Zelda 01/04/12 sneggid
Hey look , it's David Bowie! Wait... no, that's just the new villain Ghirahim 01/06/12 SolidFantasy
Skyward Sword gets so many things right, but it can also be maddeningly frustrating. 09/24/13 SSpectre
Master, there is a 95% chance that this game is something special. 01/11/12 SuperPhillip
No game is perfect, but Skyward Sword comes pretty close. 11/29/11 SuperSmashBro13
Link's back in his all new adventure. 06/13/12 Sylar100
It's not perfect, but it is ridiculously fun. 12/01/11 Tranzience
A Good Game With Some Big Problems 07/08/16 unclehosh
A review without sugar-coating or rage 01/17/12 vghero
Fresh, fun, and flawed. This Zelda entry is worth your time and money. 11/29/11 Virtue777
Skyward Sword gives reason to celebrate Zelda's 25th anniversary 01/06/12 VirtuousYoda
After nearly a decade, Skyward Sword brings two things I've been waiting for. 04/16/12 Zero_Kirby

Quick Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
It's the swordplay you always wanted from the Wii with a Zelda game to match. 11/21/11 ExtremePhobia
Is there some kind of limitation I'm not aware of? Otherwise this game is great and worth the weight. 11/29/11 AssassinCaveman
No hype - Not over rated - It is a Great game!! 9/10 04/18/12 az47
If you can get on board with the polarising controls and aging design this could be the finest Zelda game available today. 11/23/11 bailer4life
The 2011 fall gaming season just got better. 11/23/11 bladedwraith
A big, great looking, frequently entertaining but seldom awe-inspiring adventure. 01/14/15 bruno_fmenedes
Another Legend of Zelda, another great game 01/04/12 CENO41
We can all finally put Twilight Princess behind us! 02/06/12 Cyckness
Change doesn't equal Quality (Minor Spoilers) 12/05/11 DinsFire03
The best Zelda game I have ever played 11/29/11 Dugger1981
Fetch! 03/28/12 Ebuuvliapone
Flawless, except for some sidequests that can keep this game from being perfect and completed. 01/09/12 FoxMulder1961
Skyward Sword Flying Success or Grounded Failure? 10/14/14 HinkyDinkyParle
Change of formula? It's still: Zelda = (stimulation of the brain x captivation of the mind)... 01/04/12 Horsie_Walker
Skyward Sword is truly one of a kind. 11/29/11 kazecant
LoZ Skyward Sword review 10/14/15 papermariofan12
Wii Motion Plus: Divides the Good and the Bad 02/07/12 pueojit1
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword 11/29/11 Shadow_RGB
A year has passed since I first heard of this game but the friends along the way made the wait worth it. 11/22/11 suicunes_wrath
Game that got lost under the bureaucracy 03/05/12 tremault
The definitive Zelda experience 02/14/12 Xobter_81
Nintendo makes "doing the impossible" look so easy. 11/23/11 YoYoLeFtToRiTe

Video Reviews

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (Wii) Review
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (Wii) Review from Solo Wing Fury

Got Your Own Opinion?

Submit a review and let your voice be heard.