Two new amiibo (sold separately) are also launching alongside the game: Samus Aran and a squishy Metroid amiibo. These amiibo, along with other compatible amiibo, can aid you on your adventure and be used to unlock new content after you’ve completed the mission.
Find out what critics think of Metroid: Samus Returns
“one of the best Metroid games ever” Nintendo Life, 10/10
“the best 2D entry since Super Metroid” Metro.co.uk, 9/10
“Metroid is back!” Expert Reviews, 5/5
“Samus Returns is a ‘proper’ Metroid game. And it’s a belter.” Independent.co.uk, 4/5
My Nintendo reward
From now until 30/09, My Nintendo users can get 10% off Metroid: Samus Returns from Nintendo eShop, in exchange for 30 Gold Points.
Hunt down a dangerous species and eliminate a galactic threat in Metroid: Samus Returns, a classic 2D Metroid adventure, out now exclusively on Nintendo 3DS family systems.
Metroid: Samus Returns is now available in shops and as a downloadable version from Nintendo eShop, only on Nintendo 3DS family systems. On the same day, amiibo figures of Samus Aran and Metroid are also available, along with New Nintendo 3DS XL Samus Edition*.