Why choose MercurySteam for Metroid?

Yoshi Sakamoto and Jose Luis Márquez are interviewed by Game Informer on why MercurySteam were chosen as the studio behind the new Metroid: Samus returns.

I was asking myself, “Who would be a good partner for this?” and then we heard about MercurySteam and knew they had experience with 2D games like Castlevania and we met and talked about it, and got to know one another. We were really impressed with what we saw and decided to move forward. – Yoshio Sakamoto

Read the full interview here.