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METROID PRIME Review - 9.8 from IGN!

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Steven_V, Nov 11, 2002.

  1. Steven_V

    Steven_V Well-Known Member

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    Here is a small excerpt from IGN's four-page METROID PRIME review (currently Insider only):
     
  2. Morgan Jolley

    Morgan Jolley Well-Known Member

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    Remember when Nintendo had to send Retro some of their disaster control people? Looks like it worked.

    I want this game SO BAD!!!
     
  3. Rusty Ray

    Rusty Ray Well-Known Member

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    already preordered it so i dont need a review to convince me, but it sure makes me feel better!!!!
     
  4. Chris Flynn

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    So I still want this game badly, but I think I still want the Sonic Mega Collection more...

    But a 9.8... I might have to figure a way to get MP into my budget this week...
     
  5. BertFalasco

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    Should I save this purchase for my birthday (Nov 30) and pick up NightFire and Mortal Kombat or MK and MP?

    -Bert
     
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  7. Todd H

    Todd H Go Dawgs!

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    9.8? [​IMG] It's gonna be an expensive November!
     
  8. Jeffrey Forner

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    As if I didn't want to play this game already. Damn it! I can't wait any longer!!!!
     
  9. Chris Flynn

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    Maybe it's just me, but I still want the Sonic Mega Collection more than I want MP... But that 9.8 does make it REAL enticing...
     
  10. Morgan Jolley

    Morgan Jolley Well-Known Member

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    Chris-

    Well have you played any of the old Sonic games already? If so, then that's part of the experience that Sonic Mega Collection offers. Chances are you haven't played Metroid Prime yet.
     
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    I got this all pre-paid as well. I can't wait...
     
  12. Rusty Ray

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    Playing the demo made me want it even more.. this plus xbox live and mech assault and tomorrows dvds... need another vacation!!
     
  13. Chris Flynn

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    Morgan,
    Yeah, I know... But it's that old-school mentality about Sega and the Sonic series that makes me really want to get it...
    I dunno... This is turning out to be a harder decision that UC or GR for Xbox last week. LOL
    I will probably get MP first though, as I have some fond memories of Super Metroid for SNES and I'm a sucker for a hot chick in combat armor. [​IMG]
     
  14. Dan Brecher

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    I still don't know if I want this, and I cant think why as it certainly looks lovely. I am not big on FPS.... Hmmmm what to do, what to do....

    Dan
     
  15. Derek.Dixon

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    Fine this game is the stuff BUT is it 16:9? Can anyone who read the review tell us if IGN said if it was or not obviously it's progressive scan, and I'm sure it's that Dolby pro logic surround 5.1 part II or whatever they call it, but how about the aspect ratio??????
     
  16. Brandon_H

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    Sadly, not 16:9, according to IGN review.
     
  17. Graeme Clark

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    I want it.
     
  18. Jeffrey Forner

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    On similar note, Planet GameCube just released their review of Metroid Fusion for GBA. It received a final score of 9.5. You can read the review here.
     
  19. Dome Vongvises

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    Good thing I have a copy saved at EB world. [​IMG]
     
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