Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001

Critic Score User Score
iPad
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4.3
PlayStation 3
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4.4
Android
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4.2
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Description

Metal Slug, originally released on the Neo Geo, is a side-scrolling shoot'em'up.

The player(s) takes the role of a soldier (or two) and fights a gigantic army. Every level consists of running forward blasting anything that moves, while collecting power-ups along the way (there's also a wide selection of weaponry in the game). In the end of each level the player goes up against one gigantic boss.

The PlayStation port introduces some extra features: there is a combat school where the player may fight with other players for the best time on each level and an art gallery.

Screenshots

Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001 PlayStation Through the Heavy Machine Gun, Marco Rossi briefly surrounds Allen O'Neil using lots of air shots.
Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001 PlayStation Surrounded by a tank and many soldiers on motorcycles, Marco Rossi waits the best chance to shoot.
Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001 Neo Geo "Oh boy, I love chicken. Can I have some please?"
Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001 PlayStation Demonstration view: jumping of a car, Marco Rossi destroys an enemy front with the Rocket Launcher.

Alternate Titles

  • "Metaru Suraggu" -- Japanese title
  • "Metal Slug 1" -- Informal title
  • "メタルスラッグ" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Excellent! PlayStation *Katakis* (37896)
SNK and the little tank that could. PlayStation Zovni (9329)

Critic Reviews

Le Geek Neo Geo Mar, 2006 5 out of 5 100
Pixel-Heroes.de Neo Geo Sep, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Random Access Neo Geo Feb 10, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Joypad PlayStation Oct, 1997 82 out of 100 82
Nintendo Life Wii May 10, 2008 8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars 80
Defunct Games Neo Geo Apr 10, 2004 79 out of 100 79
NowGamer PlayStation Aug 07, 1997 7.4 out of 10 74
Eurogamer.net (UK) Wii May 12, 2008 7 out of 10 70
All Game Guide Arcade 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
All Game Guide Neo Geo 2007 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Metal Slug appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

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