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Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword


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Above Average

Too much filler

posted by ReviewerA (SAN FRANCISCO, CA) Mar 6, 2012

Member since Feb 2012

This is a well made adventure game, with creative level design, and entertaining use of, and variety of, key items. The graphics are pretty good, everything looks like what it does, and the characters are cute and entertaining, for the most part. The graphics presented here aren't simulations of the appearance of reality, but rather a form of puppetry, that works most of the time. I also like that there is limited voice acting, since reading is more active than listening cut scenes are a little less boring.
This is also one of the most annoying games I've ever played. The controls just don't work well enough, most of the difficulty in the game is caused by them. There are too many fetch quests, repetition of previously completed dungeons and areas, and other filler. The sound effects also get a little annoying.

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A Game you want!

posted by Jesse515 (ROCHESTER, NY) Feb 27, 2012

Member since Jun 2011

You sure do want to get the game its fun and really tests your skills it can be frustrating at times but right when you get back on line you say yay! There are also alot of videos that show the love between Zelda and Link and what makes you love Zelda too. 100000000000000 out of 10

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Very Good


posted by tucsoncarol (TUCSON, AZ) Jan 23, 2012

Member since Jan 2012

This game is very good, but not the powerhouse I was led to believe. It seems like there is a cutscene after every move. Going over and over and over the same locations gets really old. Don't get me wrong, it was fun, just not....well, you know.

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