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Old 06-06-2009, 11:24 PM   #1
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Other M to have Metroids?

I was just thinking...and this includes spoilers...





At the end of Super Metroid, the "last Metroid in captivity," the infant Metroid, saves Samus and is destroyed by Mother Brain. Then Samus defeats Mother Brain and flees Zebes. Zebes is then destroyed.

So, no more Metroids, right? Well, we know from playing Fusion that there are clones in a lab belonging to the Galactic Federation. However, when playing Fusion, we also see that Samus was quite surprised to see them there, and outraged by it. Obviously she hasn't seen any Metroids since the infant Metroid, right? Right?

So if Other M takes place in between Super Metroid and Metroid Fusion, are we going to see any Metroids in this game? Or maybe that's what this "other M" is all about.

And for those who don't know, yes, there's already been a Metroid game with no Metroids: it was Metroid Prime: Hunters.
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Old 06-07-2009, 01:18 AM   #2
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Maybe its a reference to a creature similar to Metroids. Either that or a timeline split.
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Please, anything other than a timeline split. I absolutely hate those things.
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What? You don't want a LoZ confusion of a Timeline?
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What? You don't want a LoZ confusion of a Timeline?
No, absolutely not. The LoZ timeline is so messed up I just pretend it doesn't exist unless I'm playing direct sequels like Majora's Mask.
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Yes but there is no set in stone timeline with LoZ. Metroid has one. So if they mess the story up it will be weird.
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There's speculation that the thing we see in the trailer that Samus is fighting in the jungle is an evolved Metroid. It looks a little like a Zeta Metroid, but I hope it's not. I'm actually hoping for no Metroids in this game, just to keep the continuity. I mean, how many times can they say all the Metroids have been wiped out, and then bring them back?

Metroids keep popping up in places they don't belong (like in MP2) and Nintendo keeps making sorry excuses for why they're there (like in MP3). I don't want to play another Metroid game that takes place after Super Metroid and hear Nintendo come up with this crazy explanation as to why they were there and why Samus forgot about fighting them by the time Fusion came around.
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Prime series takes place inbetween Metroid and Metroid 2: Return of Samus, though so there could be Metroids that the Pirates are harvesting.
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Prime series takes place inbetween Metroid and Metroid 2: Return of Samus, though so there could be Metroids that the Pirates are harvesting.
I'm not saying that Metroids didn't exist during that time, but that they didn't really belong there. Especially in MP2. Why were there Metroids on Aether? The Chozo didn't live there, the Galactic Federation didn't bring them there; it seems like they were just thrown in to have Metroids in the game.
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I guess so. Also a point raised is that Chozo have lived on MANY planets, so how can all of the metroids be extinct?
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