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Happy International Women's Day!

It’s International Women’s Day, and as a radio show this morning said, I don’t know how to really celebrate it. So I thought I’d do a quick post about one of my favourite characters from my favourite video game of all time to show my appreciation. 236 more words


Super Metroid

This list of games won’t be in any particular order. It won’t feature some of the cornerstones of gaming as far as we know it. Some of the games will be technically clunky and perhaps not seen as much good by most people. 590 more words

Five Things that Made Super Metroid a Perfect Game

In 1994 Nintendo released Super Metroid for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System and, honestly, we could have just stopped right there.  I mean, I’m glad we didn’t, but really if you got your hands on that game when it was released then you didn’t really NEED another one.  1,474 more words


Metroid: Rogue Dawn -Prequel to the Orginal

Note this is a unoffical and a fanmade  rom for the NES. This game is developed by Grimlock and his team. The game takes place 30 years after the original… 191 more words

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My Favourite runs of Awesome Games Done Quick 2017: Part 2

On Tuesday when I was taking a look at my favourite runs of AGDQ 2017 – it quickly became apparent that I had far too many for one post. 340 more words


Did I Miss Something?

Did I Miss Something is my mostly blind reviews where I look at games I either missed out on or have played until now. Let’s start with the foundation of Metroidvania games, Super Metroid! 71 more words

Metroid and the Sanctity of Non-Human Life

[Originally published June 22, 2015]

The Metroid series is known and lauded for its stellar sci-fi aesthetic and gameplay. In addition to presenting iconic, brooding environments and enemies, the… 1,977 more words

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