Metroid: Other M gets screens blowout

Wednesday, 24th February 2010 21:14 GMT By Johnny Cullen

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Nintendo’s released a brand new batch of shots for Metroid: Other M.

Get them below.

As it is, as far as we know, this is the only batch of media you’re going to see from the game this week, as there was no new trailer of it shown during Nintendo’s Media Summit earlier tonight.

The company confirmed at the event Other M would release in the US on June 27. Expect a European date to come tomorrow at a similar event.

The title was announced at E3 last June as a surprise collaboration between Tecmo’s Team Ninja and Nintendo.

Get everything from the Ninty Media Summit here.



  1. Pysk

    Character design looks baaaaaaaaaaaaad.

    #1 5 years ago
  2. absolutezero

    Remember him?

    #2 5 years ago
  3. The1stMJC

    for some reason one of those characters sticks out from everyone else.

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Gekidami

    This game is actually starting to look quite bad. It seemed like one of the more impressive games at Nintendos E3 conference but its starting to dawn upon my that it’ll no doubt be a linear beat’em all more then anything else with a totally shit story, especially when its being made by Team Ninja.

    Shame, because just like Arkham Asylum, the ability to free-roam and need to back track when you’ve upgraded to open new paths is what made the other Metroid games awesome.

    #4 5 years ago
  5. Bulk Slash

    521×293? Have these been re-sized or is the game not even running in 480p?

    I really wish Nintendo would just make more 2D Metroid games…

    #5 5 years ago
  6. onlineatron

    It is 2D… kinda.

    It will be side scrolling mostly with the ability to switch to visor mode to fully explore in 3D.

    However, the game is looking kinda bad.

    #6 5 years ago
  7. Gekidami

    Switch to visor mode? Not sure where you heard that, what i heard is that at some point the game FORCES you into first-person segments which is all on-rails. Its not optional or manual.

    #7 5 years ago
  8. deanimate

    Ahh Super Metroid. How I miss thee. At least this version doesn’t look to be full 3D like the previous ones which were nowhere near as good as Super Metroid. *hugs cat*

    #8 5 years ago
  9. onlineatron–amazing-/1023702

    #9 5 years ago
  10. Gekidami

    Oh i see, you can go into first person at any time but you cant move around in it, just point at the screen and shoot like in an on-rails shooter.

    #10 5 years ago
  11. onlineatron

    Reading it again… i’m not sure if I was correct.

    It may be that you can move into the environments…. like go down 3D spaced corridors.

    #11 5 years ago
  12. absolutezero

    Prime is the best Metroid because of this :

    #12 5 years ago
  13. Gekidami

    Actually you’re right, i think i misunderstood that too, i read:
    “[...]then aim at the screen with the Wii Remote pointer to blast foes in first-person and hunt the world for clues and hidden passages”.
    As instantly change at will, when it could mean what i first thought it was; First-person, on-rail segments.

    #13 5 years ago
  14. Tonka

    That looks shit. I get Rise of the Robots vibes.

    #14 5 years ago
  15. Blerk

    Good grief, that looks awful! :shock:

    Is there a video of it anywhere? Surely it must look better in motion?

    #15 5 years ago
  16. onlineatron


    Nope, was right the first time around

    read this

    #16 5 years ago

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