i bet there has to be at least one topic on this....search is your friend, but oh well ill answer it anyways.
Yes you must swing the wiimote to make swing his sword, its already pre programmed moves so its not like
*you swing up*
*link will swing up*
its not like that, so not 1:1.
When your a wolf and you swing the wiimote Wolf Link just bites em.
So yeah, there ya go!