We look back on every Metroid game and separate the Dachoras from the Etecoons.
Samus Aran by moonlight.
Never meet your heroes... or your heroines.
How the acrobatic Samus Aran pulled off the toughest leap of her career: The jump into 3D.
The third time's a charm.
The constraints of portable design helped Nintendo develop smarter expressions of the Metroid concept.
Nintendo's classic sci-fi adventure can be a tough sell today, but it redefined action games.