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Archive for the ‘Metroid’ Category

Brawl Update: Frigate Orpheon

December 18, 2007

I was pretty pleased to finally see a new Metroid level on the DOJO today…     And it’s from Metroid Prime, nonetheless. Kick ass.   Advertisements

Top 15 Favorite Games/Series

October 29, 2007

So those of you who want to know what my most favorite games are get your wish today. Bear in mind that this is my personal list. There’s some rules set in place, however, to make things simple: I’m only including one game per series. By series, I’m talking gameplay-wise. If I feel the gameplay […]

VC Review: Super Metroid

September 10, 2007

While the Metroid series has found its path as a 3D first person adventure as of late, fans of the franchise still look at the 2D entries as Metroid in its proper form. Super Metroid is the title that most point to as the pinnacle in the series, and for good reason.

VC Review: Metroid

August 22, 2007

Back before Chun-Li or Lara Croft, there was Samus Aran. In 1986, Gunpei Yokoi (who would go on to create the original Game Boy) set off to produce another unique and revolutionary NES title, seeking to blend the platforming of Mario with the exploration and tool-collecting of Zelda. The end result was a nostalgic classic […]

Video of the Week: 7/27/07

July 27, 2007 Game Trailers has started a Metroid Retrospective, and it kicks ass, so check it out.

Brawl Update: Zero Suit Samus

July 19, 2007

After we’ve known of the character for almost a year, Zero Suit Samus was finally given the official reveal.  

Brawl Update: Zero Laser

July 18, 2007

Samus’ final smash was revealed, and it’s one we’ve seen before: the Zero Laser. After charging up her Final Smash, Samus unleashes…

IGN’s Smash It Up! Volume 2

June 30, 2007

While I was a bit late on the last volume, this one is brand new, featuring hopeful villains–some likely, others not so much. __________ Nightmare First Appearance: Soul Calibur, Arcade, 1998 Crossed Over: Soul Calibur II, GameCube, 2003 The storyline of the Soul Calibur games is a complex one, full of twists, turns and altered […]

Metroid Prime 3 Boxart

June 28, 2007

The final boxart in all of its glory…

Ideas for Brawl Stages

June 16, 2007

So earlier I chose my picks for Brawl characters. What about stages? I’ve been doing some pondering and came up with some whimsical ideas… Super Mario Bros. 3 The original Smash had a Mario Bros. 1 level, and Melee made another Mario Bros. 1 level and added a Mario Bros. 2 level. It would only […]