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Metal Slug X

MobyRank MobyScore
PSP
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5.0
iPad
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PS Vita
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5.0
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Description

Metal Slug X is an enhanced version of Metal Slug 2: Super Vehicle - 001/II. The main differences to the original release include:
  • Additional weapons: Stones, Iron Lizard, Enemy Chaser, Super Grenade, and Drop Shot.
  • Additional power-ups, items, and prisoners in most of the levels.
  • Additional times of the day: stages can take place at twilight, sunset, or dusk.
  • Some of the locations and vehicles in the game have been altered.
  • Increased enemy count. Some of the enemies' placement has been changed.
  • Many weapons have a stronger explosive force. Explosions yield more unexpected results.
  • The soundtrack has been re-mixed.

Screenshots

Metal Slug X Neo Geo Statistics
Metal Slug X Neo Geo Character Selection
Metal Slug X Arcade Life lost in town
Metal Slug X Arcade Game starts

Alternate Titles

  • "Metal Slug X: Super Vehicle - 001" -- In-game title

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User Reviews

Metal Slug is one of the best Arcade Games Ever! Neo Geo Aaron Warner (6)

The Press Says

Gaming Age PlayStation Sep 13, 2004 A 100
IGN PlayStation Apr 27, 2001 9 out of 10 90
Game Critics PlayStation Jun 01, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
GameSpot PlayStation Mar 16, 2001 8.2 out of 10 82
Eurogamer.net (UK) PlayStation May 19, 2002 8 out of 10 80
Gamezilla PlayStation May 14, 2001 76 out of 100 76
Meristation PlayStation May 30, 2002 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Revolution PlayStation May 12, 2001 B 75
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation Aug, 2001 6 out of 10 60
Gamers Europe PlayStation May 01, 2002 5.5 out of 10 55

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Trivia

Cover

Metal Slug team member Fio is missing on the cover art of the U.S. and European versions. She's on the Japanese cover art, though.

German version

In the German PlayStation version, the blood is white by default.

Villain

The main villain is based on Saddam Hussein and his symbol is based on the swastika of the Nazis.

Information also contributed by Satoshi Kunsai and Tiago Jacques

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