Face it, Metroid doesn't sell as much as it used to...

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3 years ago#1
That is why Nintendo isn't even bothering to make one. The market is already saturated by shooters, and metroid games don't appeal to a vast market. Just let it go guys, i know i have.
3 years ago#2
Well, Iwata said there are a ton of unannounced games coming in 2014.

http://wiiudaily.com/2013/06/iwata-promises-more-unannounced-wii-u-games-by-2014/

So, there's still hope.
3 years ago#3
Face it Second_Hokage, you will never be as great as First_Hokage.
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3 years ago#4
Face it, that doesn't matter.

You make things for your fans to KEEP your fans.
3 years ago#5
sonic777 posted...
Face it Second_Hokage, you will never be as great as First_Hokage.


Thank you.
You know the gaming industry is **** when the biggest announcement is that a console can play used games and won't totally screw you over.
3 years ago#6
The problem isn't FPS saturation, it's that Metroid doesn't replicate other main stream FPS's.

Throw in a good MP with customization and market the hell out of it.
Give weeds an inch and they'll take a yard.
3 years ago#7
Motobug321 posted...
Well, Iwata said there are a ton of unannounced games coming in 2014.

http://wiiudaily.com/2013/06/iwata-promises-more-unannounced-wii-u-games-by-2014/

So, there's still hope.


Oops, misread the link as "in 2014" not "by 2014". Disregard what I said. >_<
3 years ago#8
Metroid does not sell that much, the best selling Metroid game is Metroid Prime, and it sold aprox 3 millions worldwide....

Still is my favorite Nintendo series...
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3 years ago#9
Metroid has never been a series that sold a great deal. It always had a consistent fanbase that the games were aimed at though, a fanbase Nintendo could count on to buy each new version. We're only facing uncertainty about the franchise's future because Nintendo decided to alienate half of that fanbase with Other M.
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3 years ago#10
sonic777 posted...
Face it Second_Hokage, you will never be as great as First_Hokage.
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