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RE: Metroid Dread
« Reply #25 on: March 28, 2006, 09:02:03 PM »
I don't think the ending of Fusion makes it that hard to think up a sequel. Just introduce a new parasitic substance AGAIN, maybe have the federation as an enemy instead of an ally (not that it matters much, they never seem to do anything in the games), you made Metroid 5.

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RE: Metroid Dread
« Reply #26 on: March 29, 2006, 05:04:20 AM »
Personally after Metroid Fusion.  The story I would use is that the parasites fused with the suit began to eat and destroy Samus's control of the suit and she loses control and is forced to destory the suit.  This unfortunately happens at the worst time, in a middle of a mission.  

Now she must hunt down a spare suit on the planet and upgrade to the point she can accomplish her mission.

Add in the new bounty hunters trying to hunt down her spare suit parts as well, and trying to kill her...and you have a story with several plot points and twists.

Best of all, you can play as Samus in a brand new light, as a human FIRST.  She may find a basic suit first...and then you graphically represent her armor forming on her as she gains more powers.  (Gravity jumps can be represented by her robotic boots-legs.)

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« Reply #27 on: March 29, 2006, 05:13:54 AM »
I really like that idea because I hate the new suit, it looks like rubber, and Id love nothing more for it than to be destroyed by this parasites, as long as the new suit goes back to the shiny metal I like so much.

I still need to get fusion, is simply imposible to find around here though
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« Reply #28 on: March 29, 2006, 08:16:39 AM »
There are no parasites left in her, remember? The vaccine removes them and makes her immune to any later infection. She's supposed to have mutated during the infection but when you die in the game she still has a human form. Perhaps she could end up being more like a Metroid, having to feed off the life force of other beings to both survive and produce power for attacks. Not just absorbing parasites or other remains of enemies, getting close to harmless creatures and sucking them dry.

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« Reply #29 on: March 29, 2006, 07:30:09 PM »
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The story I would use is that the parasites fused with the suit began to eat and destroy Samus's control of the suit and she loses control and is forced to destory the suit. With sexy results!

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Add in the new bounty hunters trying to hunt down her spare suit parts as well, and trying to kill her... with sexy results!
 
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« Reply #30 on: March 30, 2006, 06:45:32 AM »
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Perhaps she could end up being more like a Metroid, having to feed off the life force of other beings to both survive and produce power for attacks.


Well, I certainly have a place on my person she could happily feed upon if she would care to do so.

And she would care to do so.

It is clearly win-win.

 
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« Reply #31 on: March 30, 2006, 08:10:58 AM »
I don't think it matters where a metroid attaches to its victim. And I don't think it's painless to have your soul ripped out by such a creature.

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« Reply #32 on: March 30, 2006, 09:32:25 AM »
Well that all depends if she uses her teeth or not.

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RE: Metroid Dread
« Reply #33 on: March 30, 2006, 08:05:03 PM »
No, you're playing with the thought of becoming food for a half-women-half-jellyfish creature.

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« Reply #34 on: April 03, 2006, 01:59:46 PM »
KDR:  Which reminds me of sailors using small squid to aid in adult activities.

Apparently they feel just like the real thing...only Squidy.

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RE: Metroid Dread
« Reply #35 on: April 04, 2006, 09:15:32 AM »
Out of pure curiosity (no, really) do you happen to know if the squid are alive or dead?
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« Reply #36 on: April 04, 2006, 10:08:32 AM »
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« Reply #37 on: April 04, 2006, 10:12:01 AM »
What do you come here for ... to discuss video games?  Pbbfffffsshhhh ....
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RE: Metroid Dread
« Reply #38 on: April 06, 2006, 06:33:32 PM »
creepy... Vudu are you the father of the Squidbillies?
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« Reply #39 on: April 06, 2006, 07:24:49 PM »
Aha! So that's what Link did with the Bloobers on Koholint Island..
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Re: Metroid Dread
« Reply #40 on: June 16, 2021, 02:11:38 AM »
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« Reply #41 on: June 16, 2021, 09:24:41 AM »
Good thing we already have a thread for this game, which was announced in 2021.
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Re: Metroid Dread
« Reply #42 on: June 16, 2021, 10:11:30 AM »
I don't know..... have you read this thread? It ended in a weird place, man.


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« Reply #43 on: June 16, 2021, 12:19:46 PM »
Sub-topic:  Is it better to create a new thread for something like this, or to dredge up a topic from six months 15 years ago?

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Re: Metroid Dread
« Reply #44 on: June 16, 2021, 06:26:38 PM »
I don't know..... have you read this thread? It ended in a weird place, man.



Apparently in a better place than where game development ended at that time.
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« Reply #45 on: June 16, 2021, 07:35:03 PM »
I did read through the thread. There were more interesting bits in the 2009 thread for Metroid Dread

https://www.nintendoworldreport.com/forums/index.php?topic=28494

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IGN: [Laughing] We guess that answers it then. Okay, we have to ask about Metroid Dread. It popped up on an internal Nintendo release list awhile back and we haven't heard anything about it since.

Yoshio Sakamoto: This is quite awhile ago. A few E3s back. I can only say right now that this is Other M, it is not Metroid Dread. But as a concept the Metroid Dread idea does still exist within my mind so maybe sometime in the future I will be able to bring that to you.

IGN: Are you burned out on the prospect of doing another 2D Metroid, or does the possibility still excite you, maybe for WiiWare or DSiWare, if nothing else?

Yoshio Sakamoto: It's not as though my team or myself have grown tired of creating 2D games, but I think it's all what the concept is, what the game design is, and what best suits that whether it's on the Wii or DS. So moving forward, if an idea comes up that is best suited for DS then we'll pursue that.

Sounds pretty non-concrete to me. :/


But it felt like Nintendo did more of a bump than I did.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=afUI8nIrGgI
 

As far as ending in a weird place. Khush it's a matter of semantics. The thread never ended, it just went on hiatus. Just like the game. I'm sure there are some people on these boards that are even at age 20 still too young to understand this freakout by Arlo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVH04K63NL8

While my reaction wasn't as big as Arlo's I did yell "yeaaaaash!!!" at my TV when the Dread title card appeared.
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Re: Metroid Dread
« Reply #46 on: June 16, 2021, 08:58:44 PM »
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  I myself am hoping for a 2-D with 3-D graphics game. 

I guess Mr. Bloober got their wish with Other M.


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Re: Metroid Dread
« Reply #47 on: June 16, 2021, 09:05:32 PM »
Perm, Ario is one of my fave YTers not only for their reactions but their long form deep dives into games.  Their Breath of the Wild video is one of my faves.



That being said I love the direction Dread is going into with its level design and how the gameplay is going to be. Should be a fun if challenging play.
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« Reply #48 on: June 17, 2021, 12:54:32 AM »
I like Samas's suit. It doesn't change much, it's just enough to look different.

The game has a very resident evil 7 vibe, as in there is a constant chase. They had a little bit of that in fusion, but this seems persistent.
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