Nintendo took advantage of its live special E3 2021 to announce Metroid Dread. A new title for the saga loved by many players. Exit the 3D, return to the “sources” the time of a new opus.
It is through a gameplay trailer that the title was discovered. Once at the stage of rumors in the early 2000s, the title resurfaced for good this time. Will it be the sequel to Metroid Fusion? The question deserves to be asked.
Nintendo has for the moment kept the secret on the studio which will be in charge of this new opus that we can also call Metroid 5, as revealed in the introduction in the form of a wink of a certain Super Metroid … does Samus’ armor allow us to classify this episode in the continuity of the series? Only the future will tell us. The often organic atmosphere gives way here to the robotic monsters of a new kind, even if the bounty hunter will be able to play with their scanners via a whole new power.
Nec plus ultra: a special edition of Metroid Dread including a SteelBook, a 190-page artbook dedicated to the 2D episodes of the series as well as five cards representing the boxes of the five episode games of this saga will also be available. You can now admire it in our image gallery.
In any case, you can put your hands on it as soon as possible. October 8. The title release will be accompanied by an amiibo from Samus and EMMI