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Old 09-24-2010, 09:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Looking Back: Metroid

Metroid is widely regarded less as a masterpiece than a foundation. Much like Mega Man?, people tend not to really have a whole lot of love for it beyond gratitude for its paving the way for a sequel. Why bother with Mega Man when you can go play Mega Man 2? Why play Metroid when you can just play Super Metroid? To a certain degree, itís a fair criticism. Super Metroid is undoubtably a superior game to the original (and, arguably, to anything else you can name). As much as it seems to improve on the original in every way, however, there are some key differences that set them apart, and some lessons still left to be learned in the original.

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Old 09-24-2010, 09:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

Metroid II gets no love =(.
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Old 09-24-2010, 10:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

I saw that as well.
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Old 09-24-2010, 10:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

Well Metroid II gets love from me.
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

Sorry to break ti to ya guys but metroid sucks.
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

Not nearly as much as firepro does.
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

For what it was back in the day I did enjoy it. Now it is a bit of a chore to play through but I did play through it again when I unlocked it on one of the Metroid titles for the Gameboy Advance.
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

They should give it the whole Zero Mission style remake but for the 3DS.
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I need to visit 4chan and get some pointers on how to troll properly.
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Re: Looking Back: Metroid

Yeah, you really should.

But, this would have been a successful troll, you got some sort of response and weren't called on it.
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