Franchise Festival Podcast Season 1 Episode 17 – Skyward Sword Part 2 (Discussion)

Christian, Jasmine, and Spencer explore the story, dungeons, and bosses of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. Nintendo’s crisis of confidence in the late 2000s and Skyward Sword‘s connections to From Software level design are discussed. The crew confesses its undying love of timeshift stones.

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