Not an American user?


It has been five years after the formation of the Worldwide Federation. Although war has been averted, terrorist cells around the world threaten the stability of the federation. To combat this menace, the Federation has created a bi-pedal armored tank known as the Metal Head. You are a Metal Head pilot, and you have to use all the weapons at your disposal to take out the terrorists.

Metal Head is a bit of a variation on the usual giant robot combat game. The game's mission areas bear more resemblance to a first-person shooter than a simulation. The graphics are all rendered in texture mapped polygons, which is unusual for a 32X game.


Metal Head SEGA 32X This guy gives you mission briefings.
Metal Head SEGA 32X Ain't that sweet?
Metal Head SEGA 32X External Camera
Metal Head SEGA 32X Between missions you can select weapons.

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Alternate Titles

  • "MH: Metal Head" -- In-game title
  • "メタルヘッド" -- Japanese spelling

User Reviews

A technical achievement...that's all. AkibaTechno (248) 2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars

Critic Reviews

GameFan Magazine Mar, 1995 91 out of 100 91
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Apr, 1995 8 out of 10 80
Mega Fun Mar, 1995 75 out of 100 75
Play Time Apr, 1995 70 out of 100 70
Video Games Mar, 1995 69 out of 100 69
Game Players Apr, 1995 60 out of 100 60
Defunct Games Aug 20, 2006 50 out of 100 50
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Apr, 1995 4.8 out of 10 48 Oct 06, 2005 2 out of 10 20
The Video Game Critic Jun 17, 2001 D- 16


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

quizzley7 (21144) added Metal Head (SEGA 32X) on Nov 18, 2002