Everyone

Super Metroid

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Team up with the strength of Samus for a Super Metroid clash!

The Space Pirates, merciless agents of the evil Mother Brain, have stolen the last Metroid from a research station, and once again Mother Brain threatens the safety of the galaxy! Samus Aran must don her awesome array of high-tech weaponry to retrieve the deadly Metroid hidden deep within the cave-riddled planet Zebes. Super Metroid features excellent graphics, with a huge variety of enemies and worlds to explore. The side-view action will be familiar to many players, only now there are new weapons and items, including the Grappling Beam, which allows Samus to swing across large chasms, and the X-Ray Scope, which reveals secret passages.

This game is only playable in 2D.

Virtual Console

This classic game is part of the Virtual Console service, which brings you great games created for consoles such as NES™, Super NES™ and Game Boy™ Advance. See more Virtual Console games for Nintendo 3DS.

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Release date:
Apr 14, 2016
Players:
1 player
Genre:
Action
Publisher:
Nintendo
Developer:
Nintendo
Game file size:
75 Blocks
ESRB Rating:
Everyone
Mild Violence