Title Data

Genre:
Action Adventure > Open-World
Developer:
Mercury Steam
ESRB Descriptor(s):
Animated Blood, Fantasy Violence, Mild Suggestive Themes
Local Players:
1 Player
Online Players:
No Online Multiplayer
Wikipedia (EN):
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metroid:_Samus_Returns

Release Data

Box Title
Region Publisher Product ID Distribution / Barcode Release Date Rating
Metroid: Samus Returns
US Nintendo CTR-A9AE-USA 045496591229 09/15/17 E10+
Metroid: Samus Returns
US Nintendo A9AE 3DS eShop 09/15/17 E10+
Metroid: Samus Returns (Special Edition)
US Nintendo CTR-R-A9AE-USA 0045496744748 09/15/17 E10+
Metroid: Samus Returns
EU Nintendo CTR-A9AP-EUR 045496475567 09/15/17 7+
Metroid: Samus Returns
EU Nintendo A9AP 3DS eShop 09/15/17 7+
Metroid: Samus Returns (Legacy Edition)
EU Nintendo CTR-R-A9AP-EUR 045496475529 09/15/17 7+
Metroid: Samus Returns
JP Nintendo CTR-A9AJ-JPN 4902370537628 09/15/17 A
Metroid: Samus Returns
JP Nintendo A9AJ 3DS eShop 09/15/17 A
Metroid: Samus Returns (Special Edition)
JP Nintendo CTR-R-A9AJ-JPN 4902370537635 09/15/17 A
Metroid: Samus Returns
AU Nintendo CTR-A9AP-AUS   09/16/17 M

Description

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 1991 Game Boy adventure. Samus Arans 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 its available only on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

Features:

* This intense, side-scrolling action platformer has been completely remade with engaging and immersive 3D visuals and a rich, atmospheric color palette.
* Classic Metroid II: Return of Samus gameplay is joined by a wealth of new content, including a set of brand new abilities that utilizes a mysterious energy resource called Aeion, a powerful melee counterattack, and 360-degree Free Aim Mode.
* There are plenty of secrets to findand if you uncover enough of them, you may even start to unravel the mystery of Planet SR388s past.
* Two new amiibo figures*Samus Aran and Metroidwill 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 be able to purchase a special edition of the game, which includes a physical copy of the game, a sound-selection CD featuring 25 tracks from across the Metroid franchise, and a reversible title-sheet insert for the game case.

Contributions

Data and credits for this game contributed by Blk_Mage_Ctype , D-e-f- , discoinferno84 , misschu , oliist , and Super Archer .

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