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?
Kraid, the over-sized green adversary from Metroid
(1986) and Super Metroid
(1994), was supposed to make an appearance in this game in the Phazon Mines (just like Ridley did), but he was left out because of time constraints. It was widely believed that he was replaced by the Omega Pirate, however it has been confirmed that both were originally meant to appear in the game. See more
The Chozo's faith in Samus has been well rewarded. And now, a new star shines in the universe: the bounty hunter Samus Aran. What future and fate await her?
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
Followed by Metroid 4