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Old 09-30-2010, 07:26 AM   #1
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Alien and Metroid

It's no secret that Nintendo was hugely influenced by Ridley Scott's space horror masterpiece, Alien, when creating one of their greatest franchises, Metroid.

This hit me not long ago when I first watched Alien. It was as if I were watching someone play Metroid. The female heroine, the face-huggers, the lonely space setting, the fact that the game's cheif baddie is named 'Ridley'.

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Old 09-30-2010, 09:28 AM   #2
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It is very true, Metroid is highly influenced by Alien, and i think they did a good job of portraying it.

(Think about the last part of fusion.
Escaping a ship about the explode, omega metroid...)
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Sounds like a good movie, i'm probably going to check it out soon
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Sounds like a good movie, i'm probably going to check it out soon

You've never heard of Alien?
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Sounds like a good movie, i'm probably going to check it out soon
O.O never heard of alien. where do you think all the parodies of the alien or thing comming out of the person stomach???.
anyway I couldn't say since i have never played any metroid game.
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