Aonuma so happy with the motion controls in Skyward Sword that he doesn’t want to make another one without them…

Infendo

…and I’m inclined to agree. While there were a few instances where I felt the game wasn’t doing exactly what I wanted it to, on the whole I felt the controls were spot on. Here is what he had to say to Official Nintendo Magazine UK:

“I honestly think we cannot go back to button controls now, so I think that these controls will be used in future Zelda titles, too.”

I’m not sure how the Wii U version will work with MotionPlus + Wii U tablet controls, but I trust the fine people at Nintendo will figure that out for us. What do you think? Did you like the controls Skyward Sword brought to the table?

Eugene lives in New Mexico and has been a life long gamer since getting his hands on an NES. Always partial to Nintendo, Eugene has made it a point to keep informed on all things Mario.