Metroid


Nintendo Employee Metroid Jacket Up For Auction At Heritage

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 &#038 Metroid: 3 Game IPs Ready for Streaming

Metal Gear, Earthworm Jim & Metroid: 3 Game IPs Ready for Streaming

Here are three more IPs I think that can work at least On-Demand in Metal Gear, Earthworm Jim, and Metroid.[caption id="attachment_1257897" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Metal Gear Solid, Earthworm Jim, and Metroid Prime Images courtesy of Konami, Shiny Entertainment/Playmates Interactive, and Nintendo[/caption] Metal Gear Would you believe Hideo Kojima's Metal Gear franchise is over 30 years old? With tons[...]

Indie Rogue-Lite Weapon Hacker Game Now Available On Steam

Indie Rogue-Lite Weapon Hacker Game Now Available On Steam

It is selling for $14.99.[caption id="attachment_1218589" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Key art for Luke Rissacher's new rogue-lite indie game, Weapon Hacker.[/caption]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[...]

Metroid Prime Trilogy Appears To Be On The Way In June

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

"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

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,[...]

Retro Studios Is Looking For Employees For Metroid Prime 4

Retro Studios Is Looking For Employees For 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

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

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[...]

Brie Larson Says Shes Like to Play Samus in a Metroid Movie

Brie Larson Says She's Like to Play Samus in a Metroid Movie

Some fun news that will get a lot of people talking but might not happen is a surprise message from Brie Larson about Metroid.This week during Halloween, Larson posted on her social media that she was dressed up as Zero Suit Samus from the Metroid series Looking pretty authentic to boot, and getting tons of[...]

Metroid Prime 4 is Proceeding Well Despite No-Show at E3

Metroid Prime 4 is "Proceeding Well" Despite No-Show at E3

Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Amie says that despite the game not turning up at Nintendo's E3 press conference, Metroid Prime 4 is still doing well in development.[caption id="attachment_790115" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Nintendo[/caption]Unless you were a Super Smash Bros fan who cares about minute detail, you could be forgiven for being a little disappointed by Nintendo's[...]

Whats in the Box: Loot Gaming – June 2018

What's in the Box?!: Loot Gaming – June 2018

This one is an absolute winner!Moving into the weird item of the box, we got a Metroid figure Basically, this is just a soft plastic representation of the Larva Metroid you may run into in any version of the game It doesn't really do anything, I mean, you could stick it on the heads of other[...]


Confirmed: Bandai Namco Is Working On Metroid Prime 4

Confirmed: Bandai Namco Is Working On Metroid Prime 4

Earlier this week we talked about how the latest rumor mill said that Bandai Namco was working on the next installment of the Metroid Prime series Today, Eurogamer confirmed through multiple sources that this is indeed the case Metroid Prime 4, which was teased back at E3 last year by Nintendo, is being handled by Bandai[...]

Bandai Namco Rumored to be Working on Metroid Prime 4 and Ridge Racer 8 for Switch

Bandai Namco Rumored to be Working on Metroid Prime 4 and Ridge Racer 8 for Switch

Many have taken that report to mean that Bandai are working on Metroid Prime 4 or a modernized Switch exclusive of the Metroid Prime Trilogy.Another listing outright refers to Ridge Racer 8, a game which has not been announced in any capacity from Bandai Namco, and details it as a "drift-based high speed car racing [game] exclusive to[...]

Nintendo Does A Complete Look Back At Old-School Metroid

Nintendo Does A Complete Look Back At Old-School Metroid

Over the weekend, this Metroid video was posted to their official YouTube channel, taking a look back at Samus and all of her 2D adventures As someone who played these as they were coming out, it's nice to see the company show some love that doesn't feel completely tacky Sure, it's to sell Metroid: Samus[...]

Nintendo Briefly Shows Off Metroid: Samus Returns In New Trailer

Nintendo Briefly Shows Off 'Metroid: Samus Returns' In New Trailer

The images are super brief, but for 30 seconds, Metroid is looking pretty amazing A few weeks ahead of release, Nintendo has released a brand new trailer for Metroid: Samus Returns before the game drops onto the Nintendo 3DS on September 15th The ad itself feels like a throwback to the Nintendo commercials of old,[...]

Rocket League Will Be Adding Nintendo Themed Cars

Rocket League Will Be Adding Nintendo Themed Cars

(Mario & Luigi) and one designed to look like Samus from Metroid.You can check out the full preview video below of what the cars will look like, but just from the preview alone, these look like awesome additions to the game and I kind of wish there was a full roster of characters to choose[...]

Nintendo Shows Off A Limited Edition Metroid 3DS

Nintendo Shows Off A Limited Edition Metroid 3DS

Earlier this morning, Nintendo took to their Twitter account to show off a brand new 3DS XL model, this one being a special Metroid edition to go with the game Metroid: Samus Returns Have a gander!Samus Edition New Nintendo #3DS XL hardware arrives 9/15 at select retailers, just in time for #Metroid: Samus Returns! pic.twitter.com/3OTcwMvAAL —[...]

Would Nintendo Allow Adi Shankars Dark Metroid Series

Would Nintendo Allow Adi Shankar's Dark 'Metroid' Series?

His current project slate includes an Assassin's Creed series, but it looks like he's already decided on his next project — a dark, gritty animated series set in the world of Metroid This news comes to us from a recent interview Shankar had with Nintendo Life, in which he discussed his work on Castlevania and briefly hyped his Assassin's Creed project before[...]