T. Trian

T. Trian

T. Trian is the uglier half of a SF/F writing duo known as T. K. Trian. When he's not writing fiction with his wife, K. Trian, or reading sci-fi or fantasy, he can be caught playing Smash Bros, any Metroid game, or his Telecaster. When not playing video games or with his rock/funk/metal band, T. Trian has occasionally been spotted getting tossed around in a boxing, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, or krav maga gym in his quest for epic concussions and nosebleeds. Good times.

Does Nintendo Hate Samus Aran?

Does Nintendo hate Samus?

Well? In a way, it kinda looks like that, doesn’t it? No? Okay, hear me out: First, let’s look at Samus’s own games, the Metroid series. The first game was trail-blazing, ground-breaking, trend-setting (ever heard the term “metroidvania”?), ahead of its time in 1986, all that good stuff. However, the sequel, Metroid II: Return of…