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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 Arcade Enemy planes
Metal Slug X PlayStation Blowing up mummies with the shotgun.
Metal Slug X Arcade Mobile rockets launcher
Metal Slug X Neo Geo Mission 2

Promo Images

Metal Slug X Screenshot
Metal Slug X Screenshot
Metal Slug X Screenshot
Metal Slug X Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "メタルスラッグX" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Metal Slug X: Super Vehicle - 001" -- In-game title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

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

Critic Reviews

The Video Game Critic PlayStation Jul 30, 2004 A 100
Nintendo Life Wii Aug 28, 2012 9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars 90
GameSpot PlayStation Mar 16, 2001 8.2 out of 10 82
Video Games Neo Geo Jun, 1999 82 out of 100 82
Nintendo Life Nintendo Switch Oct 08, 2017 8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars 80
GamesAreFun.com (GAF) PlayStation Apr 28, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation Aug, 2001 6 out of 10 60
Defunct Games Wii Aug 24, 2012 C+ 58
Gamers Europe PlayStation May 01, 2002 5.5 out of 10 55
336GameReviews Windows Oct 12, 2015 Unscored Unscored

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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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