News items tagged with metroid

Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

With more than 33 million players and counting, Rocket League is without a doubt one of the most popular and thoroughly enjoyable gaming experiences one can have in this day and age, and the soccer/ra...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2018
Ridley and Inkling Smash Bros Amiibo Revealed

Ridley and Inkling Smash Bros Amiibo Revealed

Nintendo wowed audiences today with its Smash Bros. Ultimate extravaganza during its pre-recorded showcase. Smash Bros. Ultimate will support every existing amiibo associated with a playable character...

By Sarah Fields on 15 August 2018
Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Nintendo entered E3 this year having released a number of high profile games for its struggling Wii U console over the past 12 months. After big releases like Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros, and a su...

By Derek Nichols on 15 August 2018
Metroid Prime: Federation Force Gets Release Date

Metroid Prime: Federation Force Gets Release Date

Nintendo reveals the release date for the controversial Metroid spinoff game Metroid Prime: Federation Force, which will be available...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 August 2018
10 Video Game Deaths We Will Never Forget

10 Video Game Deaths We Will Never Forget

In light of the shocking death on The Walking Dead, Game Rant takes a look at the most memorable character deaths in video game histo...

By Rob Gordon on 14 August 2018
Street Fighter 5 Mod Adds Zero Suit Samus

Street Fighter 5 Mod Adds Zero Suit Samus

While she’s not an official addition to Street Fighter 5‘s roster, a fan of both Capcom’s fighting game and of Nintendo’s Metroid fra...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 August 2018
Metal Gear Movie Director Wants to Make a Metroid Film

Metal Gear Movie Director Wants to Make a Metroid Film

Despite the fact that basically every video game movie released to date has earned negative reviews, director Jordan Vogt-Roberts is throwing his hat in the ring with a film adaptation of Metal Gear S...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2018
Netflix's Castlevania Producer Wants Metroid Show Next

Netflix's Castlevania Producer Wants Metroid Show Next

Fans of Castlevania are likely to have checked out the recently released, Netflix-exclusive television series based on the existing line of games. Many gamers have applauded the efforts of Frederator...

By Riley Little on 13 July 2018
Metroid Amiibo Exclusive Hard Mode for Samus Returns

Metroid Amiibo Exclusive Hard Mode for Samus Returns

E3 saw the announcement of Metroid: Samus Returns for the 3DS, a remake of the classic Game Boy game, as well as an awesome pair of a...

By Rory Young on 03 July 2018
MHW: 10 Crossover Monsters That Would Be Fun to See

MHW: 10 Crossover Monsters That Would Be Fun to See

Over the years, the Monster Hunter franchise has created plenty of creative, completely original monsters for players to hunt. The most recent entry in the series, Monster Hunter World, is no excep...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2018
Monster Hunter World: Crossover Gear We Want to See

Monster Hunter World: Crossover Gear We Want to See

With Monster Hunter World having already hit Capcom’s sales targets for the company’s current fiscal year, there’s no doubt that the action role-playing game can be considered a bona fide success,...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 April 2018
Metroid Prime 4 in Development at Bandai Namco

Metroid Prime 4 in Development at Bandai Namco

When Nintendo announced Metroid Prime 4 at E3 2017, it was one of the biggest reveals of the event and fans of the franchise were incredibly excited about the confirmation of a new game. However, N...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 February 2018
Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Two of the biggest Nintendo Switch announcements out of 2017 were that Bayonetta 3 is in development as a Switch exclusive and that Metroid Prime 4 is in the works, too. But while fans weren’t expe...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 January 2018
Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

After Nintendo announced that Metroid Prime 4 is finally in development back at E3 2017, fans have eagerly been awaiting any news regarding the upcoming game. Now, new rumors have sparked online di...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 November 2017
5 Most Impressive Fan Made Games

5 Most Impressive Fan Made Games

Fan made games, or fangames, have been around in the video game industry for decades. Most of the time these ambitious projects are abandoned before completion, and other times, they are hit with c...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 October 2017
Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Much to the delight of those that follow the beloved Nintendo science-fiction property, Metroid: Samus Returns is being praised as a wonderful return to form for the franchise. Our review of Samus...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2017
Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

In the wake of news that Metroid Prime 4 had entered development for Nintendo Switch, the secondary reveal that a remake of Metroid 2: Return of Samus was en route struck many as the cherry on top...

By Riley Little on 05 October 2017
This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

After the positive critical reception to Metroid: Samus Returns, many fans are sure to be delighted by seeing the beloved bounty hunter return to the limelight. While the Nintendo 3DS title has lan...

By Riley Little on 04 October 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Review

Metroid: Samus Returns Review

It has been 13 years since the Metroid franchise last threw the titular Samus Aran into a side-scrolling shooter, and that’s a reality that’s been looked upon rather disparagingly by fans of the se...

By Riley Little on 03 October 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced with a trailer during E3 2017, fans of the franchise were understandably elated to learn that Nintendo was going to be putting out what is essentially a co...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 September 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Ever since the surprise announcement at E3 2017 that Nintendo would be releasing a re-imagining of the classic Game Boy title Metroid 2 with Metroid: Samus Returns – the first new entry in the ser...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 August 2017
Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Nintendo is hitting Metroid fans with a double dose of good news today, as the company has announced an all-new Metroid-themed Nintendo 3DS XL to coincide with the launch of Metroid: Samus Returns....

By AJ Caulfield on 09 August 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced as part of E3 2017, fans of the Metroid series were excited to see another game in the seri...

By Rob Gordon on 24 July 2017
Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

With the special January 12th Nintendo Switch event right around the corner, we name 10 games we would like to see Nintendo reveal, i...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

During the Nintendo Treehouse showcase following Nintendo’s official E3 2017 Spotlight, Metroid: Samus Returns was unveiled. The 2D g...

By Rory Young on 20 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Getting Collector's Edition

Metroid: Samus Returns Getting Collector's Edition

Anyone that tuned in for Nintendo’s E3 2017 showcase learned that Metroid is back in a big way, with two new games en route for both...

By Riley Little on 18 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Adds Aeion Abilities

Metroid: Samus Returns Adds Aeion Abilities

It has been an extremely busy day for the Metroid franchise. After years of keeping fans waiting, Nintendo finally announced the deve...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 June 2017
Metroid Prime 4 Made by New Developer, Not Retro

Metroid Prime 4 Made by New Developer, Not Retro

Retro Studios is now confirmed to not be involved in Metroid Prime 4‘s development for Nintendo Switch. To say that information regar...

By Rory Young on 15 June 2017
Two New Metroid Amiibo Releasing With Metroid 3DS Game

Two New Metroid Amiibo Releasing With Metroid 3DS Game

The long wait is finally at an end as Nintendo announced not one, but two new Metroid games during its E3 2017 presentation. While Me...

By Derek Nichols on 15 June 2017
Metroid Game Teased for Nintendo Switch

Metroid Game Teased for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime teases that classic Nintendo franchises could return on the Nintendo Switch, including the Metroid series. For a decade now, fans have been cl...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 January 2017
Game Awards Drops Pokemon, AM2R Fan Games as Nominees

Game Awards Drops Pokemon, AM2R Fan Games as Nominees

The Game Awards has removed popular (yet controversial) fan-made games Pokemon Uranium and AM2R from its list of nominees, with fans pointing to Nintendo’s copyright takedowns. When The Gam...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 November 2016
Nintendo Officially Shuts Down Metroid 2 Fan Remake

Nintendo Officially Shuts Down Metroid 2 Fan Remake

Nintendo has a popular fan-made remake of Metroid 2 shuttered, leaving the game’s development team without any means of resurrecting the project whatsoever. If there’s one company notorious...

By Riley Little on 05 September 2016
Nintendo Shuts Down Metroid 2 Fan Remake

Nintendo Shuts Down Metroid 2 Fan Remake

Nintendo files a DMCA takedown notice against the Metroid II: Return of Samus fan remake, AM2R, which was released to coincide with the franchise’s 30th anniversary. When big anniversarie...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 August 2016
10 Super Nintendo Games Everyone Should Play

10 Super Nintendo Games Everyone Should Play

The Super Nintendo is one of the most popular video game systems of all time. Find out which 10 SNES games are ones everyone needs to play on the celebrated system. It’s been nearly 25 years since Ni...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2016
Why Nintendo NX Could Have Strong Launch Lineup

Why Nintendo NX Could Have Strong Launch Lineup

Find out why one writer thinks the timing is right – especially in light of recent rumors – for the Nintendo NX console to have one of the strongest launches ever. Right now, interest in Nintendo’s c...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 March 2016
10 Most Shocking Video Game Twists

10 Most Shocking Video Game Twists

As games continue to evolve, their capacity to tell great stories expands. Over the last decade or so we’ve seen some of the absolute greatest stories told in the history of the gaming industry. W...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 June 2015