Number of Players
1 (Single Player) (6 Player Online)
Release Date


  • US 21st Jul 2016
  • EU 21st Jul 2016


  • Review Metroid Prime: Blast Ball (3DS)

    Dropping the ball

    Ever since its initial announcement, Metroid Prime: Federation Force has been fighting an uphill battle. After a hiatus for the Metroid series, some fans were expecting something a bit more back-to-basics than a co-op shooter with a chibi artstyle set in the Metroid Prime universe. While there's still a week left at the time of...

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About The Game

Shoot and score in this new sci-fi sport

Join a pick-up game of Blast Ball, a 3-on-3 sci-fi sport in the Metroid universe. Players shoot the ball into the opponent's goal to score. Throughout the match, players can gain a competitive edge by collecting and using a variety of individual power-ups.

  • Blast Ball is a new 3-on-3 sport set in the Metroid universe; and is a mode within the Metroid Prime: Federation Force game
  • Shoot the ball into the opponent's goal to score; First to three goals wins the match
  • Battle in sudden death overtime to settle a tie score
  • Form and execute offensive and defensive strategies with your teammates to move the ball forward or defend against an attacking opponent
  • Collect and use individual power-ups to temporarily create a barrier, move lightning-quick, or eject opposing players out of their Mech suit
  • Aim using the Nintendo 3DS system's motion sensing feature
  • Get friends to join the match by sending the Blast Ball game for free to other Nintendo 3DS owners via Nintendo 3DS Download Play