Metroid Archives

Nintendo Releases Physical Edition Of Metroid Dread: Special Edition
For those who are looking to get all-things-Metroid, Nintendo has released Metroid Dread: Special Edition filled with awesome goodies This particular edition of the game comes with some exclusives you won't be able to get in any other edition, which includes a decorative steelbook case, five high-quality art cards with key art for each 2D[...]
Nintendo Releases New Japanese Trailer For Metroid Dread
Nintendo released a brand new overview video this morning for Metroid Dread, revealing a little more about the gameplay The nearly five-minute video gives you a bit of a refresher course of how exactly Metroid games are played, but it's not done to insult your intelligence or refresh your memory It's done so to prepare[...]
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Nintendo released some new information this morning about Metroid Dread along with a brand new trailer showing off a bit more of the game The company released a brand new report going over some of Samus' new abilities within the game, as you're going to be doing a LOT more than blasting and rolling around[...]
Nintendo Releases New Japanese Trailer For Metroid Dread
Nintendo has released a new trailer in Japan for Metroid Dread this week, but this one comes with a bit of a reveal for the story arc There's really no words being spoken, it's a lot of images that show off a very specific piece of a missing puzzle, but it is the beginning to[...]
Outbuddies DX Is Headed To PS4 In Late-March
The pixelated 2D adventure is essentially a love letter to Metroid-type games, as it was developed by one man's passion (developer Julian Laufer) for the genre The game originally came out on PC back in 2019 and received rave reviews for the style and the story, along with the awesome 16-bit soundtrack that was almost[...]
"Metroid Prime 4" Just Got An Art Director From Electronic Arts
You just love to leak out video game information, huh? The latest one being a possible release date for Metroid Prime 4 It's been a long minute since we heard anything development-wise about the game, as it continues to sit in development hell There are even odds-makers at this point who are betting the game[...]
Nintendo Employee Metroid Jacket Up For Auction At Heritage
Like this, a Metroid jacket made for employees to order back in the day at Nintendo headquarters The letterman jacket features Samus with an action pose This jacket is up for auction currently at Heritage Auctions, part of their Dallas #7234 Lot Nintendo geeks will want a crack at this one, and with a little[...]
Metal Gear, Earthworm Jim, Metroid, Game IPs Needed on TV Streaming
Here are three more IPs I think that can work at least On-Demand in Metal Gear, Earthworm Jim, and Metroid. Metal Gear Solid, Earthworm Jim, and Metroid Prime Images courtesy of Konami, Shiny Entertainment/Playmates Interactive, and Nintendo Metal Gear Would you believe Hideo Kojima's Metal Gear franchise is over 30 years old? With tons of espionage IPs in[...]
Indie Rogue-Lite Weapon Hacker Game Now Available On Steam
It is selling for $14.99. Key art for Luke Rissacher's new rogue-lite indie game, Weapon Hacker. Weapon Hacker is a rogue-lite indie game with a seemingly-similar vibe to the Metroid series of platformer games In the game players will spend a lot of their time scavenging for discarded or scrapped weapons and turning them into more useful implements[...]
Metroid Prime Trilogy Appears To be On The Way In June
Even during a pandemic, retailers leak new info on video games all the time, as is the case this week with the Metroid Prime Trilogy This time around we have to thank Swedish retailer Inet for the leak as they posted a listing for a Nintendo Switch version of the game What's more, the release date[...]
"Metroid Prime 4" Just Got An Art Director From Electronic Arts
Some interesting news this week in regards to Metroid Prime 4 as the game just got a brand new art director with a noteworthy background Jhony Ljungstedt who was a former Art Director for EA DICE has officially joined the team, according to Video Games Chronicle Ljungstedt has a number of familiar video games under[...]
We Almost Got Metroid and Castlevania Cartoon Shows in the '80s
A bit of shocking nostalgia made it's way onto Twitter tonight as we've all learned that we almost got Saturday morning cartoons of Metroid and Castlevania! The Twitter account Tanooki Joe posted some promo art from an eBay listing showing some promo art for the old Super Mario Bros Super Show that ran from 1989-91,[...]
Metroid Prime 4
Clear back in January, Nintendo said they were restarting development on Metroid Prime 4 with Retro Studios Now that studio is looking for some people to work on it The company posted this notice on their Twitter last week, letting anyone with the skills know they have some open positions While they don't say the[...]
Nintendo Announces Metroid Prime 4 is Restarting Development
The long saga of us getting a proper Metroid game on the Nintendo Switch continues as the company announced they've restarted Metroid Prime 4's development The company sent out this video today, featuring Shinya Takahashi, who is responsible for development at Nintendo, explaining that Retro Studios has taken over the project and that the game is basically[...]
Nintendo Reveals New NES Additions to Nintendo Switch Online
For the month of November, players can get their hands on Metroid, Mighty Bomb Jack, and TwinBee, while the three games coming up in December will be Adventures of Lolo, Ninja Gaiden, and Wario's Woods Those games won't replace any that are currently on the service, they're simply being added to the library as another perk for having a subscription[...]