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Metroid Space Jumps To Japanese Nintendo eShop Next Week


    Another NES game will hit the 3DS Virtual Console service in Japan soon. On February 29th, Nintendo will release the original Metroid on the Nintendo eShop for 500 yen.


    Nintendo 3DS Ambassadors received Metroid for free as part of the Ambassador Program. If you already own the game, you’ll be able to download the updated copy with a save state feature for free.



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