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Why was Metroid Missing on Nintendo 64?

Metroid, a series well known for invoking a sense of exploration and making players feel isolated, has had a release on every major Nintendo home console and handheld since its debut on the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1986 (excluding the… 275 more words


Metroid's Resurrection and Why Going Backwards Sometimes Helps Move Forward

With a major title on nearly every console, the Metroid series definitely has a longstanding history with Nintendo as one of their core titles. Nintendo even broke boundaries with the decision to make Samus Aran a female, making her one of the original female protagonists in the gaming world. 613 more words

Video Games

Super Metroid – The Perfect Video Game?

That’s the ultimate goal isn’t it? To create the perfect video game. Very few video games are considered as such, and even then it is of course only opinion. 478 more words


Retro Studios Veterans Explain Why Nintendo Removed Super Metroid From Metroid Prime Beta

Investigative video blogger Tamaki from Unseen64 has been in contact with veteran developers from the critically acclaimed Retro Studios to find out why Nintendo decided to remove Super Metroid from the Metroid Prime Beta. 55 more words


Best Game Openings - Super Metroid (Super Nintendo, 1994)

I usually review the kind of content I’m uploading trying to improve, for example, in variety. So I decided to search through my gaming archives in older games and another platforms. 116 more words

Best Game Openings

Super Metroid

Back in the Day

A classic game that I’ve been playing for years. I remember as a kid when our hometown had a rental store and Super Metroid would thus appear in our house for a few days at a time every week or so. 2,939 more words


Spring Hobby Drifting

There are people who think that, when you live in (or around) Tokyo, you’ll never be short of things to do.  I know.  I was one of them.  460 more words

Hobby Drifter