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Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001

MobyRank MobyScore
iPhone
...
4.3
Neo Geo
90
4.1
PlayStation 3
...
4.4
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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 Demonstration view: jumping of a car, Marco Rossi destroys an enemy front with the Rocket Launcher.
Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001 Neo Geo Rescue the prisoners in the level
Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001 PlayStation Located in a platform mid-section, Metal Slug starts to shoot against General Morden's helicopter...
Metal Slug: Super Vehicle - 001 Arcade Helicopter fight

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* (37860)
SNK and the little tank that could. PlayStation Zovni (9334)

The Press Says

Digital Press - Classic Video Games Neo Geo Feb 09, 2004 10 out of 10 100
OJGames Neo Geo Jun 27, 2008 95 out of 100 95
Jeuxvideo.com Neo Geo Aug 24, 2011 19 out of 20 95
Pixel-Heroes.de Neo Geo Sep, 2005 9 out of 10 90
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) SEGA Saturn Mar 25, 2010 9 out of 10 90
Random Access Neo Geo Feb 10, 2012 9 out of 10 90
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
All Game Guide Arcade 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Eurogamer.net (UK) Wii May 12, 2008 7 out of 10 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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