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TL;DR: As of Oct. 8, Metroid Dread is finally out for the Nintendo Switch. We’ve listed out where you can get your hands on a copy, or you can use one of the quick links below.
The long-awaited Metroid Dread is finally available for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite, and it’s being met with very positive reviews. Mashable Senior Entertainment Reporter Adam Rosenberg praised Dread for its unique twist on the classic franchise despite its crushing difficulty. (You can read the full review here). If you’re up for a challenge, Metroid Dread awaits.
Metroid Dread is the first new 2D Metroid game in 19 years. You’ll suit back up as intergalactic bounty hunter Samus Aran as she travels to the mysterious planet of ZDR to rid the alien world of an imposing new foe. You’ll fight off deadly robots, gain new abilities to add to Samus’ repertoire, and use all that you’ve learned to expose new paths in secrets throughout the sprawling world.
Stay very still.
If any of that sounds like a good time to you, there are plenty of ways for you to get your hands on a copy of Metroid Dread this weekend. Of course, we took the time to lay out exactly where you can get yours below (as well as the game’s Special Edition) so you could spend less time searching, and more time playing.