Metroid Dread gets a Demo on Nintendo eShop

Nintendo in conjunction with developer MercurySteam today released a free demo version of Metroid Dread for the Nintendo Switch via Nintendo eShop.

Check out details of this demo version below, via Nintendo:

“All treats, no treats: Try Metroid Dread with a free demo
This Halloween, dress up as Samus Aran and see what happens at night on planet ZDR with a fun Metroid Dread gameplay experience. Download the free demo now from or Nintendo eShop on your device!

Experience the eerie isolation of a remote alien world, face a relentless mechanical threat, and advance through a section of what Shacknews calls “a sci-fi explosion of brilliance that fans and newcomers are likely to enjoy.”

If you need more of the game in your goodie bucket, you can get the full game today.”

Metroid Dread

Metroid Dread is the latest entry of the popular franchise starring Samus Aran. One of the games behind the “Metroidvania” concept is here to show what makes a good Metroidvania. The mixes 3D cutscenes with 2D scenario exploration. As usual, you’ll see a lot of backtracking, will uncover new abilities, and fight fierceful battles. The game is one of Nintendo’s big launches for 2021. It also sets the standard for a new series of games in the Metroid universe.


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