Retailer Toys R Us Inc. this week begna offering bonus credit with the purchase of Nintendo Co.’s The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword for the Wii hardware in a new promotion.
Between Nov. 20 and Nov. 23, customers who purchase The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword will receive a $10 Gift Card, while customers who purchase the title with strategy guide will receive a $25 Gift Card at no additional cost.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, which began sale Nov. 20, is the latest entry in the RPG franchise. It includes 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.
Nintendo in Nov. said it sold 250,000 Wii units in the Oct. U.S. retail period.