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'Metroid: Samus Returns' will soon spelunk alien caverns on the 3DS

The new side-scrolling adventure stays true to its bomb-jumping roots.
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In addition to teasing the fourth installment of the Metroid Prime series at E3 on Tuesday, Nintendo also announced that the armored space heroine will be returning to the 3DS in a 2.5-D side-scrolling adventure titled Metroid: Samus Returns.

Developed by MercurySteam, the team that created Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, this new Metroid is a reboot and rethinking of the classic Metroid II from the Game Boy glory days. It's slated for release on Sept. 15th.

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