Any Metroidlikes on the 3DS?

#1jackisflyPosted 2/23/2014 10:37:31 AM
What I'm looking for in particular:

-Pure isolation and exploration
-very little dialogue
-Absolutely no RPG elements (other than finding items)
-Can be 2D or 3D
#2SoaringDivePosted 2/23/2014 10:40:40 AM
I know the original Metroid is available on the eShop, and I think Metroid II is as well.
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#3Dyno_StormPosted 2/23/2014 10:41:27 AM
SteamWorld Dig and it's worth the $8 tag.
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#4NathanisDrakePosted 2/23/2014 10:43:09 AM
Dyno_Storm posted...
SteamWorld Dig and it's worth the $8 tag.

This. I also recommend Cave Story.
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#5xIvan321Posted 2/23/2014 11:20:08 AM(edited)
These aren't on the 3DS, (or on Nintendo platforms) but they can be found on other platforms:

Strider, and Guacamelee. Strider does have more Metroid feel except you're a Ninja with a sword and projectile weapons.

You'll very much like Strider if you like Metroid.
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#6NarutoPosted 2/23/2014 11:47:32 AM
xIvan321 posted...
Strider, and Guacamelee.
Oh yes! Especially Guacamelee! with its melee combat. I only wish they utilized those fighting game-ish combos more in the campaign.
#7NonSubwayJaredPosted 2/23/2014 12:23:26 PM
Monster Tale was for DS, but easily overlooked, in case you missed it.
#8BMO_Posted 2/23/2014 12:28:56 PM
Castlevania mirror of fate?
#9Link3Posted 2/23/2014 12:37:50 PM
Aeterno Blade seemed like it might be, judging by the demo.

I mean, except for it sucking.

#10RygonPosted 2/23/2014 2:21:02 PM
I've heard Batman described as Metroidvania.