For example, she could strip Obyron of his warscythe or Lysander of his shield, but she would not be able to relieve Ghazghkull of his Mega-armor. However if she elects to remain on the field her armor is considered destroyed as its systems shut down from loss of power and damage, leaving her without its benefits until she gets it repaired or gets a new suit; the ruined armor sloughing off her to prevent it from slowing her down the player can elect to leave it on, still permitting her to benefit from its 2+ armor save, but as it is unpowered it loses its special abilities and all other wargear and will now hinder her, decreasing her initiative and attack by two steps each , leaving her in the Zero suit. Luminoth: Giant bipedal moth people, the Luminoth are an elder race much like their Chozo buddies. Note that if you're not in the Prime subseries, the planets she lands on have. Charging the shot results in a much larger blast radius that does significantly more damage, with Spire's Magmaul igniting enemies engulfed by it for additional damage. If you can still aim and fire at an enemy even when they are close enough to strike you with a blade, their closeness has offered them no safety. Zero escape is also modified, upon losing all wounds she immediately teleports back to safety, however as she will need to recover from actual injuries the enemy is still awarded killpoints for defeating her, but never slay the warlord.
In Metroid Prime, scanning the various logs of Space Pirates would reveal that the pirates refer to Samus as , always in the reverential form, always scared shitless of every mention. The Flamethrower mode becomes assault 4 and torrent, while the Ice spreader becomes assault 2. She is considered come the apocalypse to all others. It notably makes the Spider Ball Guardian, perhaps the most frustrating boss in Metroid Prime 2 due to its reliance on extremely exacting morphball platforming puzzles and very limited opportunities to recover shielding, much easier on any difficulty. For this reason, not to mention her status as a one-woman , Samus is sometimes portrayed as a of a legion of. After the events on Zebes that decimated the Chozo population and killed Grey Voice, Old Bird led the precious few Chozo who survived into hiding, leaving their ultimate fate unknown. She adds the Slay The Warlord secondary objective to the army she is attached to if it is not already present.
Her final death came with the destruction of the planet Phaaze, which effectively cause all Phazon to become inert and fade away. The results for objectives she adds however only apply if she accomplishes them. It immediately imprinted on Samus, who couldn't bring herself to kill a defenseless baby. Samus put a stop to those efforts as well, but she earned the enmity of the Federation in the process; at the moment, it seems that she's on the run. Exposure to Phazon, even briefly, can have severe detrimental effects on the physical and mental well-being of anything that comes into contact with it.
She then disappeared without a trace. Combined with the screw attack however, it lets Samus be a constantly moving whirling buzzsaw of death that's almost impervious to attack while instantly destroying nearly everything it touches. Personality-wise, there's not much to say about her - she never speaks in the majority of the games and serves primarily as a silent protagonist for the player to identify themselves with. She is alien, she does not belong, and she is incorruptible; and that terrifies the damned legions of Chaos. The pirates on that Frigate mention in their logs that they've pretty much lost all hope as soon as they discovered that Samus was tailing them. By order of Lord Commander Roboute Guilliman, every attempt is to be made to convince her of the righteousness of the Imperial Cause. This suit allows Samus to tap into the Phazon she naturally generates post-corruption and use it to empower her attacks and defense dramatically.
However, especially large concentrations of energy may restore more wounds at a time; if the total wound count of the wiped out unit exceeds ten, then she may recover two wounds at once. Metroid Prime Pinball, surprisingly for a pinball spin off, is actually very solidly made and seamlessly blends in iconic gameplay elements from the series with excellent pinballage. Prime 2 Light Suit: A fuck-awesome suit that seamlessly merges Luminoth and Chozo tech into one of the sleekest looking suits Samus has ever worn. Their motivations also continue to prove that Nintendo still only has a tenuous understanding of what a bounty hunter actually is. The recurring ones are as follows: Morph Ball: Another iconic ability, and often one of if not the first upgrades acquired if not already just loaded in by default , this allows Samus to transform into a compact sphere roughly 1 meter in diameter.
Five years of frustration and annoyance erupted in a spectacular fashion at its reveal. For the purposes of interacting with rules that activate upon slaying an enemy model such as can be found on Poxwalkers, never count her as slain. The Space Pirates corrupted by her came to see her as something of a prophet or harbinger, with many all but worshiping her. Despite this, they are still a fairly advanced race in their own right and have created a fair amount of technology that can rival the Galactic Federation. Plans big enough to build an entire trilogy around him as either an antagonist or Deuteragonist. Space Jump: Samus may choose at the start of any given turn, whether she wishes to move as a jump or jetpack infantry unit that may use jump or jetpack twice in a turn.
She was also something of a fiery tempered hot-head who'd disregard regulations and plans to go off and do her own thing in her youth but mellowed out once she came of age. His conflicts with Samus were primarily because he believed she was just as unworthy as all the other hunters who were looking for the super weapon mcguffin featured in Hunters, or simply because he only trusted himself to keep it out of the wrong hands. You can find what you want within seconds with thousands of files in your pocket. She fought them, and came face-to-face with Ridley, the space dragon who had killed Samus' mother right before her eyes and boasted about eating her parents' corpses in front of her. She is immune to their damage herself. Their lowering numbers were due to spending a little too much time reaching enlightenment and not enough time making eggs; that and a run of severely shitty luck for the last century or so, what with evil glowing space rocks, their own creations turning on them, and the pirates thinking that their homeworlds are a cool place to kick it whittled them down quite a bit. The exact nuances of their government and society at large aren't really clear, but they are an extremely militaristic race that tends to have a mentality.
She automatically passes all morale and pinning tests unless she voluntarily decides to fall back and is immune to any effect that would negatively affect her leadership. She can often be found working with the reborn Roboute Guilliman, who as a pragmatist at heart sees no issue in cooperating with a powerful and noble warrior; or with the Ynnari in their plans to save the Eldar and destroy Chaos and the Tyranids. Changing to or from Morph Ball mode takes a Half Action. She is usually able to keep her arm cannon and helmet functioning until the last moment; whereupon all the plating on her armour is destroyed as her helm shatters and her arm cannon is removed and the remaining wounds of her armour profile represent her black soft armour mesh worn between the armour plating and zero suit. However, as this was revealed as part of damage control to respond to Federation Force's. Kanden's charge blast homes in on nearby targets and disrupts their visors in a burst of electricity. Unsurprisingly, using this beam on the denizens of Dark Aether is like trying to kill a shark with a water gun, so it is largely useless in that dimension.