Orange and Purple Credits are types of Bonus Credits in New Play Control! Metroid Prime, New Play Control! Metroid Prime 2: Dark Echoes and Metroid Prime Trilogy. They are obtained by defeating bosses in Metroid Prime and Metroid Prime 2: Dark Echoes. They are mostly used for buying from the Concept Gallery; each individual gallery package costs two Orange or Purple Credits (for the respective game). They serve the same role as Gold Credits in the original and Trilogy versions of Metroid Prime 3: Corruption. The Screen-Shot Tool in Trilogy costs one Orange Credit and two Purple in addition to credits from Corruption, and the Fusion Suit costs 1 Orange and two Silver Credits.
Orange Credits are awarded by defeating the Parasite Queen, Hive Mecha, first Plated Beetle, Incinerator Drone, Flaahgra, first Sheegoth, Thardus, Omega Pirate, Meta Ridley and Metroid Prime. Purple Credits are awarded by defeating the Dark Alpha Splinter, Bomb Guardian, Jump Guardian, all three Dark Samus battles, Amorbis, the Boost Guardian, Alpha Blogg, Grapple Guardian, Chykka, Spider Guardian, Power Bomb Guardian, Quadraxis and Emperor Ing.
|Metroid Prime 3: Corruption||Red Credit • Blue Credit • Gold Credit • Friend Credit • Friend Voucher|
|Metroid Prime/Metroid Prime 2: Echoes||Orange and Purple Credits • Silver Credit|