Pre-order sales for Nintendo Co.’s The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Gold Remote Bundle for the Wii ranked as the top-selling pre-order game product this week at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division due to strong demand.
This week, the The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Gold Remote Bundle ranked as the No. 1 best-selling pre-order product at Bestbuy.com.
The The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Gold Remote Bundle will include The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, Music CD soundtrack, and a Gold Wii Remote with Triforce symbol at $69.99.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, to be sold Nov. 20, is the latest entry in the RPG franchise. It will include Wii MotionPlus functionality to simulate sword fighting, and Nunchuk functionality to simulate shield use.
Select enemies require vertical or horizontal sword strikes to be defeated. Also, puzzles will utilize the 1-to-1 tracking of the Wii MotionPlus.
The standard SKU will include a music CD featuring orchestral arrangements of select songs.
Nintendo in Oct. began sale of the Wii Black Console Bundle with New Super Mario Bros. Wii and Music CD at $149.99.
Nintendo will release Wii U, the successor the Wii hardware, in 2012.