Metroid Series News


Metroid Prime: Federation Force Review: Big Bots

By Brittany Vincent, Aug 19, 2016 11:28am PDT

Oh no! The latest Metroid title is a spinoff! Woe is me! How does it stack up? Our review. 


"This is pretty much what I was hoping for. What I saw of the game looked solid mechanically and ..."

- RaptorII see all 5 comments

See 10 minutes Metroid Prime Federation Force gameplay for 3DS

By John Keefer, Jun 21, 2016 11:47am PDT

The game has amiibo support as well.


"I think I'm the only person who likes this one. As someone who used to read the old comics and ..."

- Metaltron see all 21 comments

Xenomorphs, Banshees, and Other Terrifying Video Game Aliens

By Cassidee Moser, Apr 26, 2016 2:00pm PDT

Happy Alien day! To celebrate Ellen Ripley's continued conquest for survival against Xenomorphs, let's take a look back at some of the most terrifying aliens we've encountered in video games. 


Metroid Prime: Federation Force release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Apr 20, 2016 6:30am PDT

Prepare to assume the role of a Galactic Federation Marine this summer.


Shack Reels: Top 10 Video Game Underbosses

By Shack Staff, Mar 25, 2016 3:15pm PDT

Greg goes over the second in command, while he continues to explore the hierarchy in the world of video game villains.


"Nice vid Greg, cool series I dig them keep it going, looking froward to what is next. Awesome ..."

- valcan_s see all 7 comments

Metroid Prime series dev teases E3 2015 appearance

By Daniel Perez, Jun 10, 2015 6:22am PDT

The development studio behind the Metroid Prime series and the recent Donkey Kong Country games has teased an E3 2015 appearance.


"3rd person Metroidvania please, with proper controls this time around with your dual analog ..."

- Entity see all 57 comments

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate getting Metroid-inspired gear

By Daniel Perez, Oct 08, 2014 9:00am PDT

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is getting a dose of Metroid in addition to other previously revealed content.


"Sure, but will I be able to use my Link Amiibo to farm dinosaur teeth as the Hero of Time?"

- lefthighkick see all 10 comments

Retro might return to Metroid 'someday,' considering 'expanding the universe'

By Steve Watts, Jun 17, 2013 9:15am PDT

Retro Studios president Michael Kelbaugh talks about the team's decision to make another Donkey Kong, and what it could potentially do if it returns to the Metroid series.


"I want them to do a new game that blows us away again like Prime did. That game was just so ..."

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Metro: Last Light trailer pins hope of the world on you

By John Keefer, Apr 29, 2013 3:30pm PDT

It's bad enough the world as you know it has been nuked into near oblivion and you are forced to live in the Moscow subway system. But now, a new Metro: Last Light trailer pins the hope of the world on you to be its savior. Hey, no pressure.


"Dafuq is wrong with you? If they are recycled, that means its exactly the same as Metro 2033.And ..."

- pulkmees see all 3 comments

Nintendo debuts 'Metroid Blast' in Nintendo Land

By Steve Watts, Sep 13, 2012 7:30am PDT

Nintendo debuted "Metroid Blast" at its Wii U event today, another mini-game in Nintendo Land.


"Why would I change what I want just because someone asked why it would be done? That's just ..."

- eyetyrant248 see all 5 comments

Shack PSA: 3DS GBA Ambassador games now available

By Steve Watts, Dec 16, 2011 10:30am PST

The 3DS Ambassador Game Boy Advance games are now live and available for download on the eShop.


"my kids do take a lot of pictures and stuff. maybe thats where all the space is"

- Slowtreme see all 15 comments

Nintendo 3DS GBA Ambassador line-up revealed internationally

By Steve Watts, Dec 14, 2011 3:00pm PST

Nintendo has announced the full line-up of 3DS Ambassador GBA games. Ten titles will be available to early adopters starting this Friday.


"Oh man that's quite nice! The only game I don't really see myself playing is Mario Kart: Super ..."

- SonicusZ see all 8 comments