Nintendo has released a new TV spot for their recently released Wii game, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. The live-action video features CGI swords and shields from the game falling like rain over a city.
The Legend of Zelda Skyward Sword was released on the 18th to the 24th of November 2011. It uses the refined Wii MotionPlus controller to bring gamers closer to the action.
Click on the image below to play the video in YouTube (HD)
The Falling Swords campaign was produced for Nintendo at Goodby Silverstein & Partners by co-chairmen Jeff Goodby and Rich Silverstein, creative director Christian Haas, associate creative directors Vince Lagana and Mike Duckworth, art director Kristin Graham, copywriter Mitch Gage, account director Kelsey Weaver, account manager Laura Szu-Tu, executive producer Chris Moore and producer Timothy Plain.
The video was edited at Cut+Run by editor Steve Gandolfi, assistant editor Sean Stender, producer Christie Price and executive producer Michelle Burke.
Visual effects were created at The Mission Studio, Los Angeles, by visual effects supervisor Rob Trent, visual effects producer Diana Cheng and visual effects executive producer Michael Pardee.
The orchestral adaptation of the Legend of Zelda theme was produced at The Elements.