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Score Breakdown Based on 4970 ratings
  1. 10 (3449)
  2. 9 (1155)
  3. 8 (243)
  4. 7 (40)
  5. 6 (16)
  6. 5 (8)
  7. 4 (6)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (44)

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  • Rating:9

    13 Points on Super Metroid

    1. This game holds up. For real. It existed in my peripheral gaming vision as a kid but I never played it until I was all grown up and shaving and it still does not really feel like an old game.2. Super Metroid looks gre... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Super Metroid is the best Metroid game in the series

    Super Metroid is the third game to be released on the Super Nintendo in 1994. The game starts with bounty hunter Samus Aran summarizing the events of the previous two games Metroid for the NES defeating Kraid, Ridley and... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Best SNES Game

    This game deserves the highest score because it was one of the most important SNES game ever created. I would spend days playing it, and playing all over again because it was such a masterpiece. This game created the met... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    This game shines still to this day.

    Never got to play this game to completion until recently, when purchased for 30 cents on the virtual console. I remember playing this back on my SNES and I found it tough (got discouraged a bit and then forgot about it a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Best Metroid ever

    This game is not just best Metroid game but also best SNES game. There are tons of weapons and other stuff to unlock. Very great replay value. Graphics are soo amazing. Tourian and final boss is too easy. Ridley was diff... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    A game so great people still play it today.

    Note: This game was requested by GS Jones 1994, thankyou! I am a massive Metroid fan, the Metroid games I own are Metroid, Super Metroid, Metroid Prime, Metroid Prime 3, Metroid Prime Hunters and Other M. Now, onto the r... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Not only the best Metroid game, but the best 16-bit game of all time.

    High Points: Smooth gameplay, excellent controls, classic Metroid feel, great boss battles, just a lot of fun. Low Points: Nothing really. This game looks just fine to me. Did you ever want to know what a perfect... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    A definite tribute to the glory that is "Metroid".

    Super Metroid is my favorite Metroid game, and probably my favorite game of all time. That's why I'm here. Super Metroid does what no other Metroid game does. It gives you a complete adventure. Now Metroid did that, b... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    The "Metroid" series hits its peak with this instant masterpiece from Nintendo!

    The third game in the "Metroid" video game series, and also the BEST; is this sprawling epic masterpiece that came out during the prime of the SNES! If "Metroid I" was ambitious and "Metroid II" daring, than "Super Metro... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Metroid at its peak

    As one of my favorite games of all time I cant help but be a little biased when reviewing this game, but wow what a masterpiece. Super Metroid, or Metroid 3, is easily the best Metroid game in the entire series. The grea... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful