Metroid game cartridge

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Date Introduced
1987
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Manufacturer
Nintendo
Credit Line
Gift of Christopher J. Garcia
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
Japan
Keywords
Women in computing; Science fiction; Home game console; Nintendo
Object ID
102711609

Many rate this as one of the best “platforming” games, where characters jump from one platform to another. Samus Aran has become an icon of gaming as one of the first woman protagonists in a video game.