Metroid Prime Details

Some more details on Metroid Prime (Say hi Jack!) have surfaced in the recent issue of Nintendo Power. Along with a couple of shots that are scanned in the ball mode is revealed which is in 3rd person mode. Some other shots came out earlier.

The screenshot appears to be real-time showing off absolutely stunning visuals featuring reflection maps, moody lighting, and nice particle effects. It's set on what appears to be the interior of a ship

For those of you living in a cave with your wife who hasnt heard of LOTR, Metroid is being developed here in Austin by Retro Studios and is going to be a FPS game. Quite the departure from the sidescroller roots of all the previous Metroid titles.