A Trip Through Game Boy History in 15 Games – Metroid II

July 17, 2016 // Published by Stephen Keating

By Kitten Metroid II: The Return of Samus (NA November 1991; JP January 21, 1992) Despite Nintendo having had a mostly good track record with its Game Boy output, it still felt as if they had some weird sort of reluctance to take the console as seriously as they did the NES. Most of their […]

 A Maze of Murderscapes: Metroid II

January 28, 2015 // Published by Rei

 “I was passing through a wasteland when suddenly my mind drifted … my spirit lifted, my location shifted […]”    — Virtual Boy advertisement   I first played Metroid II: Return of Samus in the women’s wing of a homeless shelter in Providence, Rhode Island.  There I endured five months of homelessness; the rest of the time […]