Another Metroid 2 Remake: Return of Samus

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Another Metroid 2 Remake: Return of Samus
Another Metroid 2 Remake: Return of Samus cover
Developers
Milton "DoctorM64" Guasti
Engines
GameMaker
Release dates
Windows August 6, 2016
Another Metroid 2 Remake: Return of Samus at Wikipedia

Key points

Another Metroid 2 Remake: Return of Samus is a free fan-made remake of Metroid II: Return of Samus for the Game Boy.
Features various control style options based on Metroid II: Return of Samus, Super Metroid, and Metroid: Zero Mission.
No longer available for download due to Nintendo's DMCA takedown, preventing any future updates, bugfixes, and other platform releases.[1]

General information

Official website
Official forums
Wikitroid - A Wikia for the Metroid franchise.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\AM2R\

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\AM2R\

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Upscales from 320x240 between 1x-4x or stretched to aspect-ratio in fullscreen using nearest neighbor scaling.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
2D game.
Windowed
Can be toggled with Alt+ Enter or from the Options menu under Display Options.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 60 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Advanced control settings.
Advanced control settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse input in menus
Mouse not used at all.
Controller
Controller support
XInput and DirectInput supported.
Full controller support
Controller remapping
For XInput controllers, movement is bound to both left analog stick and D-pad. For DirectInput controllers, movement can be assigned to either left analog stick or D-pad.
Controller sensitivity
Deadzone and analog movement option available.
Controller Y-axis inversion
2D game.
Additional information
Button prompts
Input settings icon - Generic Controller.svg
Xbox button prompts when using an XInput controller, numbered button prompts when using a DirectInput controller.
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
XInput only.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound Effects
Surround sound
Subtitles
No speech out side of ending.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 90 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0c compatible

References

  1. Project AM2R - Another Metroid 2 Remake: No Future for AM2R - last accessed on September 2, 2016