Retro Studio’s classic GameCube game, Metroid Prime, Getting a fan-made 2D remake Prime 2D.Has been working hard since 2004 and called for Prime 2D, Led by a team called Team SCU. The creator posted on the forum that although the screenshots of the game are part of the April Fool’s joke, the demo is actually real.
The remake is the result of years of love. In 2017, the team behind Metroid Prime 2D shared: “Although public progress has stagnated in the past five years, a lot of basic work has actually been done privately.” Now, the people who follow can finally see what the team has done.
Metroid Prime It is remembered by fans because of how it transformed the 2D series of patents into a 3D first-person shooter. Prime 2D According to an article by the developer, he will try the opposite operation and redesign the GameCube shooting game as a side-slip game from the beginning. The team did not completely recreate it, but “focused on adopting core concepts, translating them, and then implementing them in a logical 2D solution.”
For what we have seen, the demo looks breathtaking.Based on the original sheet music from the source, it meticulously processes pixel art and the reimagined chip music style music theme. Metroid Prime. It also brings back the features of the original game with a new 2D interpretation, such as “Scan Visor”
For a long time, Galaxy fans have been calling for new releases, whether official releases or other releases, without success. In 2017, Nintendo announced Metroid Prime 4 Used for Nintendo Switch. However, Nintendo postponed the development of the game in early 2019, when the development progress of the game did not meet the standards of Nintendo’s “Metro Warrior” sequel.
As for the version released by fans like this, the future does not look so bright.Fan release AM2R: Another remake of Metroid 2,Remake “Metro Warrior 2: Sams Returns”, In 2017.However, just a day later, Nintendo’s lawyers filed a copyright claim and effectively shut it down AM2R down.
Therefore, despite the excitement of many people Prime 2D (More than 14,000 people have downloaded the file), it may not be too long until the project is closed.