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Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword for Switch Listed on Amazon

Despite any prior notice, Nintendo Switch port for Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is found listed on Amazon UK.

Ahead of 35th anniversary celebration for Legend of Zelda series next year, developer/publisher Nintendo is likely to announce remakes/remaster titles for Nintendo Switch and its looks like one of them accidentally got leaked online.

Although yet to be officially confirmed by Nintendo, a placeholder listing on Amazon UK site for 2011 action-adventure game Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is currently up for pre-order with a £69.99 price-tag and a vague release window.

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Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword for Switch Listed on Amazon

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Skyward Sword originally released on Wii platform nearly a decade ago and relied heavily on Motion Plus technology for sword combat, allowing wide range of moves that players can't even imagine doing with a Joy-Con controller.

If a Switch port of Skyward Sword is really coming soon, then make major changes in handheld play is required. Nintendo previously released high-definition remasters of GameCube titles The Wind Waker and Twilight Princess for Wii U.

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Twitter user @Wario64 spotted a listing for "Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword" and shared on social media.

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In product details section, Skyward Sword is listed under a rough placeholder release date of January 1, 2030. Right now, Nintendo has lined up first-party games Pikmin 3: Deluxe and Super Mario 3D World Deluxe to launch later this year.

Nintendo most probably created an Amazon placeholder in advance without a cover art or any details in anticipation of an upcoming Nintendo Direct broadcast with intent to reveal a brand-new trailer for Switch version of Skyward Sword.

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There have been rumors of a Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword port for Nintendo Switch console for some time and even though such leaks often comes out to be true in the end, it would be wise for fans to wait for an official announcement.