Video Games

Shadow Complex takes you back to Old School

Daniel Casarella :: Sunday, October 11th, 2009 7:01 pm

Shadow Complex is a game built by Metroid fans.  Metroid was first released in 1986 for the Nintendo Entertainment System. So can a modern game, using the brawn of Epic’s Unreal Engine, really capture the magic of Nintendo’s 2-Dimensional platforming adventure?  Will traditional audiences accept this homage as such? Or is Shadow Complex just standing in the shadow of the big N?