Super Metroid

What's Your Favorite SNES Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | With Nintendo Switch Online boosting its library, tell us about your favorite SNES game.

Super Nintendo Games Are Coming to Nintendo Switch Online on September 5

Don't tell your SNES Classic.

Some Of The Best Runs From SGDQ's Record-Breaking 2019 Marathon

A few personal picks from a phenomenal week of charity fundraising.

Summer Games Done Quick '19 Starts This Weekend—Here Are Some Runs To Watch For

The Link to the Past-Super Metroid randomizer mash-up is sure to be a blast.

A Rundown of The Clever Choices That Make Super Metroid's Level Design Some of the Best Ever

Watch a video that examines how Nintendo guides you through Super Metroid.

Every Single Metroid Game, Reviewed

We look back on every Metroid game and separate the Dachoras from the Etecoons.

Captain Falcon was Originally the SNES' Mascot and Other Super Nintendo Facts You Didn't Know

Interviews with key Nintendo staff unearths a treasure trove of rare game trivia.

Sakamoto Was Originally Unsure of Super Metroid's Most Famous Scene

The final climactic battle was apparently under debate.

Metroid Game By Game Reviews: Super Metroid

The third time's a charm.

Metroid: Samus Returns Preview — Remember Me?

Metroid: Samus Returns is shaping up to be a great classic side-scroller, if that's what you're looking for.

The Hero's Journey Explained Through Video Games

We find a game to represent each of the stages of Joseph Campbell's famous monomyth.

Route Randomizers: Where Everything You Think You Know is Wrong

Randomizers are giving old favorites like The Legend of Zelda and Super Metroid new twists, particularly for speedrunners.

Game Dev Recipes: Axiom Verge

Metroid and Contra are obvious influences, but what else inspired the design of Axiom Verge? We asked its creator.