Metroid has always simultaneously provided players with both a sense of adventure (pushing them forward) and a sense of dread (pushing them back).
Episode 16 of our gaming podcast, The Gamer Professionals Show (GPS), is now live! It’s part two of our E3 press conference coverage where we cover Ubisoft, Sony, and Nintendo. As we go through the announcements, we talk about what worked and what didn’t work, as well as our favorites from the show. Additionally, checkContinue reading “GPS Episode 16: E3 Extravanganza Part 2 – Ubisoft, Sony, Nintendo”
It’s no secret that Metroid Prime: Federation Force isn’t the game that fans of the series wanted. However, this Prime spin-off attempts to stand on its own as a multiplayer cooperative first-person shooter. And yet, despite similar shooting mechanics, Federation Force has little to do with Metroid outside of its branding. Samus Aran is oftenContinue reading “Metroid Prime: Federation Force Review (3DS)”
Metroid is one of Nintendo’s most beloved franchises, and today marks the 30th anniversary of the first game in the series. The original Metroid launched on August 6, 1986 on the Nintendo Entertainment System. It was met with critical acclaim due to its innovative progression system, eerie atmosphere, and overall originality. Its map was continuallyContinue reading “Looking Back at Metroid’s 30 Year History”
In an announcement made through Twitter, Nintendo has delayed the release of Metroid Prime: Federation Force in all regions. The initial Japanese release was slated for June, but it is now scheduled for an August 25 release. The vague Spring window for America and Europe has been specified to August 19 for America, and SeptemberContinue reading “Metroid Prime: Federation Force Pushed Back”