DescriptionMetal Arms: Glitch In the System is an original (non-licensed) title from Swingin' Ape Studios and Sierra.
You will play Glitch, a rebellious robot who is determined to destroy the evil army of Mil robots. Metal Arms features plenty of third-person robotic destruction. Glitch sports a large arsenal of weapons with which to complete his task. Original features include the ability to possess enemy Mils and use them for your own purposes.
For variety Metal Arms includes a few vehicle levels, including drivable tanks and 'RAT' vehicles. Metal Arms features some platforming, but is more of a shooter. Helping to keep the player's interest is colorful a character design - all characters have an attitude.
On the multiplayer side, Metal Arms features four-player split-screen gameplay with various modes including Possession Melee (your opponent's kills count for you!), standard Bot Brawl, King of the Hill, Moving Hill, Tag and Reverse Tag modes.
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Part of the Following Groups
|Well executed third person shooter with good AI and stealth/hacking||Kain Shin (28)||unrated|
The Press Says
|Game Vortex||2003||90 out of 100||90|
|Gaming Target||Dec 04, 2003||9 out of 10||90|
|GameZone||Nov 10, 2003||8.5 out of 10||85|
|IGN||Nov 07, 2003||8.3 out of 10||83|
|XBox Evolved||Jun 10, 2004||8.2 out of 10||82|
|GamePro (US)||Nov 19, 2003||4 out of 5||80|
|Game Revolution||Dec, 2003||B||75|
|GameDaily||Dec 31, 2003||7 out of 10||70|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Dec 05, 2003||14 out of 20||70|
|Eurogamer.net (UK)||Dec 15, 2003||7 out of 10||70|
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1001 Video GamesMetal Arms: Glitch in the System appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
- 2003 – Xbox Surprise Hit of the Year
Related Web Sites
- Metal Arms: Glitch in the System (The official website for the game.)
- Wikipedia: Metal Arms: Glitch in the System (Information about Metal Arms: Glitch in the System at Wikipedia)
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