Samus enters a mysterious derelict ship on the unexplored world of Tallon IV to investigate Space Pirate activities. She has thwarted their dastardly efforts before. She stopped them from amassing an army of Metroids and she kept Mother Brain from retrieving the last known Metroid larva. Now she must face the Space Pirates once again in an all-new adventure. Written by
Evil must be exterminated. But first it must be found.
Did You Know?
Not only did Retro Studios work on this game but another game for Gamecube called "Raven Blade", which was to have been an RPG game, and it was shown in video form in E3 2001. However, in late 2001, it was announced that "Raven Blade" was cancelled under orders from Nintendo so more focus would be on "Metroid Prime", as Retro Studios is a second-party developer for Nintendo. As a result, an unspecified amount of workers were laid off as a result of the cancellation and it seems that the cancellation was a price gamers had to pay for the brilliance and effort of "Metroid Prime". See more
I hate these fuckin' war wasps!
The amount of ending footage you see depends upon how many items you have obtained in your journey. You see the fewest amount of scenes if you have 70% or less, more scenes if you have between 70% and 100%, and the most if you got all 100%. See more
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