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...that Metroid II was not playable on any current gen consoles until the Nintendo 3DS?
...that the manual for the game has several spelling mistakes?
...that Metroid II has the most boss battles in the series, with 40 Metroid fights?
...that it is the only Metroid game without a countdown sequence?
...that the "rock icicle" is the only creature not named in the Metroid II manual?
...that Retro Studios considered remaking Metroid II as a side project?
...that AM2R, a fan remake of Metroid II was released on the series' 30th anniversary in 2016?
A Metroid Egg is the first stage of a natural Metroid's life cycle, laid by a Queen Metroid through her trunk-like ovipositors. Inside the egg is a developing Infant Metroid that will eventually hatch from it after an undetermined period of time.