Tag Archives: retro studios
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 | 20:54 BST
Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has said Retro Studios is high on the list of candidates to develop a Metroid title should Nintendo decide to create another entry in the series.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 11:50 BST
Metroid Prime developer Retro Studios would love to return to the series that put it on the map, but it isn’t currently working on a new game in the series. That said, studio CEO Michael Kelbaugh isn’t ruling anything out.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 09:06 BST
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze developer Retro Studios has explained to Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aime why it decided to make a sequel to Donkey Kong Country Returns. Basically, they reckon there’s a lot more cool stuff they can do.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 17:32 BST
Donkey Kong Country Returns designer Tom Ivey has joined Armature, a company founded by former Retro Studios staff members. According to Ivey’s LinkedIn page, he left Retro Studios after 9 years in March 2013. The studio is working on Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate at the moment, and is slated for release on 3DS later this year alongside the console version. Thanks, Nintendo Life.
Wed, May 29, 2013 | 10:32 BST
Metroid Prime developer Retro Studios may be working on an entirely new IP, according to a rumour triggered by an IGN video.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 22:52 BST
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 | 06:37 BST
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is being touted as a Metroid-like affair, but its director doesn’t think much of some of the most popular games in the franchise’s history.
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 | 10:51 GMT
Donkey Kong Country Returns developer Retro Studios isn’t coding the 3DS build. The Metroid Prime team working on something else instead.
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 | 09:49 GMT
The Legend of Zelda franchise could theoretically be entrusted to Metroid Prime developer Retro Studios, Shigeru Miyamoto has stated. The Nintendo exec has discussed the value of the studio and its compatibility with the Zelda brand.
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 | 07:10 BST
A number of favourite Nintendo developers are hard at work on new Wii U games, which we may see as early as E3 2013, according to Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime.
Thu, Jun 14, 2012 | 12:22 BST
The Nintendo-owned developer is busy working on a Wii U title, but according to Miyamoto it most certainly ain’t Zelda. That’s one IP to cross off the list, then.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 04:28 BST
Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime has said we won’t hear what Donkey Kong Country returns developer Retro Studios is up to for quite some time.
Thu, May 31, 2012 | 01:26 BST
Remember that thing about a Star Fox and Metroid game for Wii U? Yeah, apparently that’s not actually a thing after all. According to the Paul Gale Network, which broke the rumour, the crossover was never anything more than a proposal. So what is Retro Studios actually doing? Perhaps we’ll find out at the expected Wii U extravaganza of E3 2012.
Tue, Dec 13, 2011 | 23:40 GMT
Shigeru Miyamoto has said The Legend of Zelda is a prime candidate for one of Nintendo’s infrequent Western collaborations.
Tue, Oct 04, 2011 | 21:21 BST
Right. Let’s get you shorted real fast like.
Wed, Apr 20, 2011 | 10:53 BST
Metroid Prime and Donkey Kong Country Returns dev Retro is already at work on a game for Wii’s successor, an online report claims.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 13:21 GMT
Nintendo has said at GDC a sequel to Donkey Kong Country Returns is currently not on the cards.
Tue, Feb 22, 2011 | 13:09 GMT
It’s Tuesday lunchtime. Don’t you even think about touching that packet of barbecue Hoola Hoops until you’ve read today’s news that aren’t worth covering on their own, Gringo.
Sun, Feb 20, 2011 | 22:42 GMT
These little snippets of Metroid prime concept art were one of the must-sees of the weekend. You don’t want to be left out, do you?
Tue, Feb 08, 2011 | 02:54 GMT
If you enjoy turning over the bones of the beautiful dead while sobbing piteously, check out these design documents for a rejected “Metroid 1.5″ proposal from Retro Studios.