Advertising Blurbsmagazine advertisement - NES (US):
BOMB BLAST SUIT
Shields you from explosions.
Illuminates underground passages.
Set them in key locations. Up to three per screen.
Semi-automatic submachine gun. Silencer optional.
Single-action hand gun. Silencer optional.
Destroy enemy equipment from a safe distance.
Helps you navigate through uncharted deserts.
Will reduce damage by 50%
Discovers location of enemy mines.
This is your most valuable piece of equipment. With it, you'll receive vital information from headquarters telling you where to find essential weapons and supplies.
Allows you to use transceiver despite enemy jamming devices.
Allows you to locate hidden doors with a single punch.
Keeps you breathing underwater.
Launch deadly grenades into strategic locations.
Only means of survival in gassed-out areas.
Used to detect infrared alarm sensors.
Allow you to see one screen ahead without risking your life.
For perfectly timed explosions.
Guide it with your control pad.
Your Nintendo Entertainment System(r) has never seen a weapon as destructive as METAL GEAR. To help you destroy it, ULTRAGAMES has supplied the equipment. To get through the METAL GEAR maze, you'll have to supply the wits.
(Source: back cover of "Web of Spider-Man", Vol. 1, No. 120, Jan 1995.)
Contributed by Pseudo_Intellectual (44661) on Mar 11, 2008.