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Metal Gear (DOS)

Metal Gear Screenshots

DOS version

Metal Gear DOS Title screen (EGA/Tandy)

Title screen (EGA/Tandy)

Metal Gear DOS intro sequence

intro sequence

Metal Gear DOS Starting a new game (EGA/Tandy)

Starting a new game (EGA/Tandy)

Metal Gear DOS Solid snake parachutes-in in full 8-bit glory!

Solid snake parachutes-in in full 8-bit glory!

Metal Gear DOS Watch out for guards (EGA/Tandy)

Watch out for guards (EGA/Tandy)

Metal Gear DOS your only means of communication with the outside world: the transceiver

your only means of communication with the outside world: the transceiver

Metal Gear DOS Hide behind objects then sneak up on the enemy (EGA/Tandy)

Hide behind objects then sneak up on the enemy (EGA/Tandy)

Metal Gear DOS sneaking around is essential for this game

sneaking around is essential for this game

Metal Gear DOS Title screen (CGA)

Title screen (CGA)

Metal Gear DOS death strikes

death strikes

Metal Gear DOS Starting a new game (CGA)

Starting a new game (CGA)

Metal Gear DOS A truck being guarded (CGA)

A truck being guarded (CGA)

Metal Gear DOS There are numerous guards you fight or sneak past (CGA)

There are numerous guards you fight or sneak past (CGA)

Metal Gear DOS Title screen (Hercules Monochrome)

Title screen (Hercules Monochrome)

Metal Gear DOS The opening sequence (Hercules Monochrome)

The opening sequence (Hercules Monochrome)

Metal Gear DOS Not far from the starting location (Hercules Monochrome)

Not far from the starting location (Hercules Monochrome)