Samus Aran is one of gaming's iconic female characters. She wasn't always a female, though. Metroid co-creator Yoshio Sakamoto explains
I remember playing the Metroid on the nes, it was to hard for me to beat when I was a lil kid so I never saw the ending where it showed she was a girl. I havent bothered to play metroid since then but I do remember a few years ago when I found out the character was a girl. I was kinda like....lmao imo it seems like the only badass nintendo had in my eyes is a complete joke now.
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