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Metal Slug

Shooter, Platform, Arcade

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DotEmu, SNK, Nazca Corporation

December 31, 1997, December 31, 2012, July 5, 1996, May 7, 1996, May 26, 2008, May 9, 2008, April 22, 2008, June 25, 2015, December 19, 2012, April 19, 1996, January 24, 1996, May 24, 1996

Linux, Wii, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation, Mac, Sega Saturn, Android, iOS, Neo Geo MVS, Neo Geo AES, Neo Geo CD



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Repetitive Elements: Metal Slug may become repetitive after extended play, especially in the Shooter genre.

Bugs and Glitches: Some players have reported bugs that can disrupt the Metal Slug experience.

Requires Patience: The game’s pacing might be slow for those who prefer fast-paced Shooter games.

Why To Avoid

High Replay Value: Metal Slug offers numerous reasons to replay, thanks to its Shooter elements.

Compelling Storyline: The narrative in Metal Slug is deeply engaging, making it a must-play for Shooter fans.

Community Driven: The game has a strong community, which enhances the multiplayer experience.

Why To Play

Metal Slug is a 1996 run and gun arcade video game originally developed by Nazca Corporation and released by SNK for the Neo Geo MVS. It is the first installment in the eponymous series. Set in 2028, gamers assume the role of Peregrine Falcon Strike Force soldiers Marco Rossi and Tarma Roving on a fight against the Rebel Army led by Donald Morden and overthrow his coup d'état to prevent a New World Order.



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