Metroid is looking to return as both 2D and 3D style games!

If theres on thing that Metroid fans rarely agree on, its whether the Prime games or the old school 2D games are the best. Well in an interview with Kotaku, Shinya Takahashi, Nintendo’s General Manager, has stated that “We feel that we do need to take care of both of these styles of play. And the hope is that at some point in the near future we’ll be able to share something about them.”

What are your thoughts on this? Which style would you like to see return the most? Let Us Know!

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD remaster review.

Review by Louie Chudley 

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Introduction

As with any HD Remaster / remake I feel the way the game is approached by the player and what they expect truly depends on whether they played the original or not. Final Fantasy 10/10-2 HD Remaster is definitely no exception, so keep in mind that I am approaching this review as someone who played the originals.

In my early teen years I played these games to death, with more than one hundred hours clocked in for both, I can say with confidence that the wait for these HD ports was by no means a short one. With very little game footage shown outside of press events prior to the games release most fans, myself included didn’t really know what to expect.  Although a little frustrating, this for me was a welcome departure from the flood of prerelease information gamers have come to know today. It allowed me to once again feel that same enigmatic anticipation I did back in 2002. A nostalgic feeling more than fitting for HD ports of twelve and ten year games. Once I finally got my hands on the games, I felt like a kid again just itching to get pop them into my system.  But enough nostalgic rambling, I have a question to answer.

Does this High Definition coat of paint glorify cherished memories or does it make me want to get out the paint stripper? Let’s find out.

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