• MercurySteam

    Metroid Dread Staff Left Out of Ending Credits

    Last week’s Metroid Dread has been a smashing success for Nintendo and developer MercurySteam. As of today, the game is sitting comfortably at 89 on Metacritic, and it is easily my favourite 2D Metroid game in the series and is selling much better than Samus Returns. While it seems...
  • Metroid Dread

    Metroid Dread Has Given the Series a Sales Boost

    An update from Spinesparkers on Twitter focuses on sales for the Metroid series, indicating last week’s Metroid Dread initiated a sales boost for older games in the series. On the Wii U,  Metroid Fusion, Metroid Zero Mission, Metroid Prime Trilogy, and Super Metroid have landed on the sales charts, rounding out the...
  • video game releases

    Weekly Video Game Releases: October 4th to 9th 2021

    It’s time for another edition of Console Creatures’ weekly recap of video game releases, where we list all the games – be they big or small – that came out this past week, the first week of October. Not just full video game releases, but any demos, DLC, expansions...
  • Review: Metroid Dread

    There’s a reason we’ve classified an entire genre of games as Metroidvania – the queen cannot be toppled, and Metroid Dread is a shining example of how the original is always better....
  • Metroid Dread

    Here’s Our Best Look at Metroid Dread Yet

    Before continuing, I’m putting up a spoiler warning for the latest Metroid Dread trailer as it’s got some things fans might not want to see if they plan on going in with no knowledge. In less than a month, we’re getting a new Metroid game from Nintendo and has...
  • Metroid Dread

    The Latest Metroid Dread Trailer Is Kraid Approved

    Nintendo’s been doing a pretty good job at building hype for this October’s Metroid Dread. Social media accounts on Twitter and Facebook have been recapping the story in the build-up to the latest game. Paired with a handful of trailers that have been teasing what to expect when Dread...