Nintendo has revealed that Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscribers can jump into Metroid Fusion when the game is added to the NSO library on March 8.
After the surprise release of Metroid Prime Remastered last month, Metroid fans have another game in the series’ history to play, this time on the Game Boy Advance game first released in 2002. Once Fusion is available with NSO, players will finally be able to experience Samus Aran in full. The journey of the 2D series on Nintendo Switch, starting with the original Metroid game all the way to 2021’s Metroid Fusion and Metroid Dread.
Check out the Metroid Fusion Nintendo Switch Online trailer announcing the news below.:
“In Metroid Fusion, interstellar bounty hunter Samus Aran is attacked by an X parasite while exploring the mysterious planet SR388,” Nintendo’s game description reads. “Not only is this organism deadly, but it can mimic the abilities of any creature it infects, including Samus herself! Saved from the brink by an infusion of DNA from the Metroid, the X-Parasite’s only natural predator, she soon discovers that the parasite has spread to the research station orbiting SR388. Weakened and out of options, Samus must do whatever it takes to destroy the X threat before it’s too late.”
Nintendo says Metroid Fusion contains “a multitude of secrets” for players to experience and links Super Metroid to Metroid Dread.
Speaking of Metroid Dread, read game informer check it out to find out why it was one of our favorite games of 2021, and then read game informer Metroid Prime Remastered review. Check out our list of every NES, SNES, Game Boy, N64, Sega Genesis, and GBA game on Nintendo Switch Online after that.
Metroid Fusion comes to Nintendo Switch Online next week on March 8.
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