A classic Metroid adventure returns rebuilt from the ground up!
Brave the hostile terrain of an alien planet teeming with vicious life forms as legendary bounty hunter Samus Aran. Her mission? Terminate the Metroid menace in this masterful reimagining of her 1992 Game Boy adventure.
Samus Aran’s arsenal has been enhanced with new moves and abilities that are sure to help her face the deadly surprises that await. This intense side-scrolling action platformer is a great entry point into the Metroid franchise and perfect for returning fans as well and it’s available only on Nintendo 3DS family systems.
- This intense side-scrolling action platformer has been completely remade with engaging and immersive 3D visuals and a rich atmospheric colour palette
- Classic Metroid II: Return of Samus gameplay is joined by a wealth of new content including a set of brand new abilities that utilises a mysterious energy resource called ‘Aeion’ a powerful melee counterattack and 360-degree Free Aim Mode
- There are plenty of secrets to find … and if you uncover enough of them you may even start to unravel the mystery of Planet SR388’s past
- Two new amiibo figures (sold separately) … Samus Aran and Metroid … will be released as a set alongside the game. This game is also compatible with the Zero Suit Samus and Samus amiibo from the Super Smash Bros. series. Functionality details will be revealed at a later date
While supplies last fans will also be able to purchase a special edition of Metroid: Samus Returns which includes a physical version of the game a download code for the original Game Boy game Metroid II: Return of Samus to be redeemed in Nintendo eShop a SteelBook(r) a sound-selection CD featuring 25 tracks from across the Metroid franchise a gold ‘S’ pin badge a Morph Ball 3D keyring and a 40-page artbook.*
*Please check with your local retailer for information on current availability.