Pinch Me. No really, go ahead and pinch me, because I must be dreaming. Nintendo released some amazing news today at this years E3 conference that Metroid fans have been clamoring for for years now. Metroid: Samus Returns, a 2.5D re-imagination of Metroid II: Return of Samus was announced for the Nintenod 3DS with a release date of September 15, 2017.
In addition to the E3 trailer, Nintendo also revealed 33 minutes of gameplay footage during the Nintendo Treehouse presentation, including input from Yoshio Sakamoto.
To top things off Nintendo also released a teaser video of Metroid Prime 4 under development for the Switch. Aside from the announcement for the Nintenod Switch very little additional information is currently available on Metroid Prime 4. It is currently unknown when the game will release or who the developer is at the moment. It will be 10 years this August since the release of Metroid Prime 3.