Nintendo Wii games have a tendency to not feel as epic as action adventure games on the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. Metroid Other M sets out to change this by offering an extremely ambitious Wii game with plenty of action. Metroid has always been a favorite for Nintendo fans and now it has taken and new form and has been reintroduced for Nintendo Wii as Metroid: Other M. It is a single player shooter game that has been set between the events of Super Metroid and Metroid Fusion. The game gives you full access to the backstory, thoughts and in-game interactions of the usually closed off heroine of the series, Samus Aran.
Jointly developed by Nintendo and Team Ninja, which is a celebrated Japanese development studio, the gameplay on the Wii is outstanding. You have the ability to view the game in both first-person and third-person depending on which you prefer. There is sideways Wii Remote controller orientation; a stunning cinematic quality and you will also get to experience the classic Metroid action and puzzle-solving gameplay. Samus Aran was one of the first female protagonists in video games; she is also the most enigmatic. She traded her haunted past for a solitary life of bounty hunter and in this game, she is finally telling her story. This game is the personal story of her failing, her flaws and ultimately her motivation.
Metroid Other M takes the best elements of first-person and third-person gaming to create a seamless blend between gameplay, storytelling and dynamic cinematography that feels like a movie the player can control. The story of this game begins immediately after the events of Super Metroid when a baby Metroid gave its life to protect Samus. The voice acting is excellent and the story is engaging as Samus weaves through an action-packed adventure aboard the Bottle Ship, a decommissioned space facility. For a real slice of action and adventure, buy Metroid: Other M for Nintendo Wii today.