E3 2011: The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword TRAILER and SCREENSHOTS

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Nintendo’s 25-year celebrations of the Legend of Zelda’s franchise will not only be focused on the Nintendo 3DS. The Wii is getting into the field with the release of the new Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword.

The game is set, according to the Nintendo’s PR release, to redefine the traditional framework and introduces an arsenal of items, upgrades and rewards.

The game makes full use of the Wii MotionPlus controller, and boasts the most realistic sword combat of any game.

The game is set to be released in this holiday season. You can see the trailer and screenshots after the jump.