• Metroid Dread

    Metroid Dread Sales Are The Best Yet, So Let’s Get More Games

    Sales tracking is decidedly showing us that love for the Metroid series is at an all-time high given that the game launched last month to big numbers. New sales data released today confirms that the game had the best opening month for any game in the series in the...
  • 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...
  • 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

    Metroid Dread Announced at E3 2021

    After Nintendo’s E3 2021 press conference today, the developer behind the announced Metroid Dread, a revived iteration of a game once on the Nintendo DS, was shown at Nintendo Treehouse Live. The brand new Metroid game is coming to the Nintendo Switch on October 8, 2021, and MercurySteam returns...
  • Review: Metroid: Samus Returns

    It has been 13 years since the last 2D Metroid when Metroid: Zero Mission was released on the Game Boy Advance. Fans were a bit skeptical when Metroid: Samus Returns was first announced only three months ago at E3. Would this be a return to the series storied roots?...
  • MercurySteam Will Develop Metroid: Samus Returns

    Yesterday, we learned that Metroid: Samus Returns was in development. MercurySteam, the award-winning independent development studio behind the multi-million selling Castlevania: Lords of Shadow series announces a collaboration with Nintendo on the latest Metroid game for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Metroid: Samus Returns was announced on Nintendo...