Metroid

Gaming

This Guy Made a Working Laser Cannon Arm From ‘Metroid’

The YouTuber used a 2.5 watt laser and a bunch of custom 3D printed parts to create a working replica of Samus Aran's iconic weapon.
Matthew Gault
9.3.18
Gaming

Nobody Played 'Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze,' But I Loved It Anyway

It wasn't Donkey Kong's fault that everyone wanted a new Metroid, but it doomed this absurdly good platformer.
Danielle Riendeau
10.26.16
Gaming

​Better Than Black and White: One Man’s Decade-Long Quest to Remake 'Metroid II'

Milton Gausti's 'Project AM2R' was supposed to be a short practice project. Instead, it became the game that an entire community hung their hopes on.
David L. Craddock
9.19.16
Gaming

If You Only Play One ‘Aliens’ Game Today, Make It ‘Infestation’

James Cameron's movie is 30 years old. Celebrate its awesomeness by playing the best Aliens game out there.
Mike Diver
7.27.16
Gaming

Everyone Else Is Doing Virtual Reality, So Obviously Nintendo Is Launching a New NES

Why go forwards when you can celebrate some of the best games of all time, and immediately top the Christmas Lists of 30-somethings everywhere?
Mike Diver
7.14.16
Gaming

This Is Everything You Need to Know From the Latest Nintendo Direct

There's a new Kirby game, a new Paper Mario, and no Zelda Wii U news (obviously).
Mike Diver
3.3.16
VICE vs Video games

The ‘Federation Force’ Furore: On Metroid, Mistrust, and the Entitlement of the Modern Video Game ‘Fan’

It's hard to fathom how a genuine Nintendo fan could think that trying something different is automatically a bad thing.
Chris Schilling
6.19.15
Gaming

Nintendo Is Finally Coming to Universal Theme Parks

If there's no Rainbow Road rollercoaster, we're not going.
Beckett Mufson
5.7.15