While investigating a disturbance involving a Federation-led attack on the Space Pirates on the planet Aether, Samus Aran is thrust into a fierce war between the dying Luminoth race and their mortal enemies, the shadow-dwelling demons known as the Ing. Written by
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Each sub-guardian in the game is a power-up enhanced version of an enemy already encountered in the game. The Bomb Guardian is a large Sandigger; the Jump and Boost Guardians are enhanced Hunter Ings; Grapple Guardian - enhanced Grenchler; Spider Guardian - enhanced Pill Bug; Power Bomb Guardian - enhanced Sporb. The same goes for the big area guardians: Amorbis is a large Sandigger, the Adult Chykka is a large War Wasp, Quadraxis is an enlarged Quad machine, and the mutated Emperor Ing is essential a grotesque Hunter Ing. See more
Followed by Metroid Prime: Hunters