The Official Metroid Thread

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    Nintendo Reveals Metroid: Samus Returns amiibo Details. July 25, 2017 . 10:00am


    In Metroid: Samus Returns, the four compatible amiibo each unlock one immediate bonus and one reward that is only accessible after beating the game.

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    Metroid: Samus Returns Pre-Orders At GameStop Will Get You A Samus Keychain. July 26, 2017 . 8:30am


    Those who pre-order the 3DS-exclusive Metroid: Samus Returns at GameStop will be able to get a special goodie in the form of a free Samus keychain.

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    [FONT=&quot]New 3DS XL ‘Samus Edition’ launches September 15[/FONT]
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    Metroid Producer Sakamoto Says He Has Wanted To Make A 2D Metroid Game For A Long Time. September 5, 2017 . 8:30am

    In a recent interview, Metroid producer Yoshio Sakamoto reflected back on his work with the original Metroid game and spoke of how he’s wanted to create a 2D Metroid game for a while.

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    Metroid II Wasn’t MercurySteam’s First Choice To Remake Out Of The Metroid Games. September 10, 2017 . 1:30pm


    When MercurySteam originally approached Nintendo with the idea of remaking a Metroid game, they initially wanted to remake Metroid: Fusion.

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    Two video reviews & two written




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    [FONT=&quot]Metroid: Samus Returns review [/FONT][FONT=&quot][FONT=&quot]September 12, 2017[/FONT]

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    I've only played it for about 45min, but so far it feels great. I'm still getting used to the melee attack, as that's a new move for Samus, but overall, the game plays great. And the graphics looks great on the 3DS. Everybody who said the 3D looks good, was telling the truth. The backgrounds really pop in 3D.

    Can't wait t play more this weekend when I have some free time.
     
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    Does having to use the circle pad hinder the experience?
     
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    would you say Samus Returns is reason alone to get a 3DS or 2DS?
     
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    No. Metroid has never been a twitch based game, so the circle pad feels fine.

    If you're a huge Metorid fan, sure. But if you're not that into it, than I don't know what to tell you? I still think the 3DS is my favorite Nintendo system ever made(the Switch could easily take its place in a year). It has a huge library of amazing games, it's pretty cheap, and is highly portable. There's plenty of great games to play besides Metroid, but again, if you're a fan of 2D Metroid, I would say it's worth it.
     
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    thanks.

    there are several games on the 3DS that I'm interested in, but maybe after another price drop or really good Holiday sale or something.

    also, still waiting if VC comes to the Switch. if it's not any time soon, then maybe I'll pick up the 3DS just for the VC.

    you can play NES/SNES VC titles on the Switch, yes?
     
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    Metroid: Samus Returns Will Be Part Of The Nintendo World Championships 2017 . September 27, 2017 . 9:00am

    Metroid: Samus Returns will be at the Nintendo World Championships 2017, as will the WWE’s Bayley and actor Asa Butterfield.

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    Bandai Namco maybe working on Metroid Prime 4.
     
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    Yeah, and some of the rumored staff are those that worked on Star Wars 1313.
     
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    Bandai Namco Confirmed to be Working on Metroid Prime 4

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