Super Metroid

Super Metroid is the third installment in the Metroid series of 2D adventure-platformer shooters and is on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. The events of the game follow the events of the previous two. The game will explain it at that start, but basically the last Metroid is in captivity being researched by scientist when you, the bounty hunter Samus Aran, receive a distress call from the research station to find the Metroid stolen. After escaping the self-destructing lab, you tail the thief to Zebes and begin your search for creature and its captors. Are you a bad enough babe to save the Metroid? Continue reading “Super Metroid”


Xeodrifter is an explorative 2D run and gun platformer for Nintendo 3DS. It is also available elsewhere, but the version I played was the 3DS download of this indie title. I think many would like to call it a Metroidvania game, but it’s really much more like a bite-sized version of Metroid Continue reading “Xeodrifter”