Super Metroid is the third installament in the Metroid series developed by Nintendo, but is chronologically the seventh game in the series. The game appears on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Virtual Console, and as a 3 minute Masterpiece within Super Smash Bros. Brawl.
 In the Super Smash Bros. series
 In Super Smash Bros.
While the Brinstar Depths stage technically came from the original Metroid, its appearance comes from Super Metroid, as Kraid appears in his giant form. In addition, Samus' homing missiles come from Super Metroid.
A remix of the music from the ending credits from this game can he heard while playing on the Norfair stage. Ridley's theme also originates from this game. On the Frigate Orpheon stage, a heavy metal version of Ridley's theme can be heard. It also plays when Ridley or Meta Ridley is seen in the Subspace Emissary mode.