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Feature: Why We're Still Playing... Metroid Fusion

Why We're Still Playing... Metroid Fusion

Mitch Vogel on how this portable title improved upon its predecessor

This is a series of features focussed on games that we keep playing again and again, either over an unhealthy number of hours or those that keep getting return visits long after they first graced our systems. After the release of Super Metroid on the SNES, it seemed that the...

Review: Metroid Fusion (Wii U eShop / GBA)

Metroid Fusion (Wii U eShop / GBA)

SA-Xcellent

Released a full eight years after its phenomenal Super Nintendo predecessor, Super Metroid, Metroid Fusion is a well-paced, tense, atmospheric game and an oft-overlooked GBA classic. Players assume the role of Samus Aran, the legendary bounty hunter responsible for overturning the sinister designs of the Space Pirates and obliterating...

Review: Metroid Fusion (3DS eShop / GBA)

Metroid Fusion (3DS eShop / GBA)

Like cold fusion, only cooler

Metroid Fusion slipped out of the airlock between two behemoths, simultaneously having to live up to the legacy of its predecessor Super Metroid, which is a big Power Suit to fill, and keep the advancing Metroid Prime at arm cannon's length. It would have been easy for Fusion to have become lost in the vacuum created by...