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AM2R developer gets hired at Moon Studios

The saga of Nintendo versus various fan games has been a hot topic for a lot of people. While Nintendo may hold all the legal rights to own and distribute their IPs, what is the harm in a free fan game floating around? If anything, it build...

 
 
 
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Retro Studios is not behind Metroid Prime 4

When Metroid Prime 4 was announced earlier today during the Nintendo E3 Spotlight, I naturally assumed it was Retro Studios' big project it has allegedly been working on since the launch of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze. Turns o...

 
 
 
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Nintendo reveals new Metroid 2 remake for 3DS

[Update: The lead developer of AM2R has responded to the announcement.] Nintendo wasn't kidding when it said it had more "surprises" after their big Spotlight presentation. In addition to three new amiibo, they also showed off Metroid:...

 
 
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Metroid Prime 4 gets teased for Switch

Next to nothing was even shown about the game, but Metroid Prime 4 will be coming to Nintendo Switch at some point in time. Whether or not Retro Studios is working on it remains to be seen, but at least Nintendo hasn't forgotten about Samus...

 
 
 
 
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Metroid inspired Axiom Verge is getting a physical release

2015's Axiom Verge was a love letter to the original Metroid, a throwback to the early days of 2D platform exploration games. It took designer and programmer Tom Happ five years to finish the title, and it's been ported to several syst...

 
 
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That Metroid Prime Blast Ball demo will be going offline soon

Metroid Prime: Blast Ball, otherwise known as the only part of Federation Force worth a damn, had a demo that included online support. It was basically the entirety of that extra mode which had amiibo support along with allowing you to tran...

 
 
 
 
 
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The secret sauce of Super Metroid

It was Metroid’s 30th anniversary recently, and although the celebrations were a bit scarce on the Nintendo front, fans took to the internet to show their appreciation of the series, most notably in the form of AM2R (which has now, sa...

 
 
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PAX West 2016 cosplay breakdown

Every year, PAX draws thousands of game enthusiasts to Seattle, and lots of them decide that the best way to express their affection for a given game is to dress up like one of the characters. Cosplay has really taken off at PAX since it st...

 
 
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Nintendo axed yet another Samus appearance this year

It's the 30th anniversary of the Metroid franchise! ::crickets:: Hey Nintendo did you hear what I said, it's the...Nintendo isn't listening. It didn't listen to Tom Happ either, creator of Metroid-tinted Axiom Verge, which just hit Wii...

 
 
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My favorite flavor of ramen? Metroid Lime!

2016 marks the 30th anniversary of the Metroid series, but Nintendo hasn't done much to be festive for the occasion. We've gotten a fan remake and a strange spin-off, so Metroid fans haven't been completely forgotten (even if the latter wil...

 
 
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10 things the Nintendo NX probably won't be

In March of last year, the same day Nintendo announced it would enter the mobile market in a partnership with DeNA, the company said it was working on a new "dedicated games platform with a brand new concept." More than a year later, that's...

 
 
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My Nintendo just got a Metroid 3DS theme

I don't see many people talking about My Nintendo anymore. Nintendo hedged its bets on Miitomo, linking so much of its functionality to the system, but everyone kind of stopped playing that, leading to a vicious cycle. But every so often a ...

 
 
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What's Nintendo's problem with Metroid?

It wasn't long ago that Donald Trump announced that the United States should stop allowing people who identify as Muslim into the country until we figure out "What the hell is going on." It's a pretty wacky idea, one that hasn't been super ...

 
 
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Finally hooked my Raspberry Pi3 to the old crappy CRT, and by god it looks just like it Im having a nostalgia meltdown right now, and i dont think i could go to sleep until i beat Sonic 3 Picture quality sucks,

 
Mike Sounders

Played more Bloodborne after the stream Went through some areas I hadnt combed through, found some new Cainhurst is certainly a thing so Also started seeing things in places I didnt see them in before aka what the fuck

 
eggzvox

Tis me first I have been watching you all for a short long In case you couldnt tell from the photo, I am *looks at google for significant other synonyms* Nice to meet you all!

 
Electric Reaper

Fight like a ninja or fight like a Romulan?

 
Marcel Hoang

NeoTurbo’s blog on video game shotguns makes me want to craft Nergigante’s heavy bowgun and just invest in a giant shotgun What’s better in nature then walking up to a monster to put an enormous shotgun down their mouth?

 
CelicaCrazed

Did some tapping today (a wee bit late getting them Hoping for a good harvest 🙏🍁

 
Gamemaniac3434

Watched Batman and Robin tonight and it was amusing enough to laugh at, and then saw Kung Fury which was Not a bad

 
Czar Kazem

I thought Annihilation was very good and I greatly enjoyed Im really feeling the urge to watch Stalker and Solaris again,

 
absolutfreak

Tonight I thought Id mix things up a bit and take a tiny chip off my enormous movie backlog by watching Get Im glad I watched it, and really enjoyed I was expecting it to end a bit differently

 
 

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