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Score Breakdown Based on 202 ratings
  1. 10 (54)
  2. 9 (91)
  3. 8 (40)
  4. 7 (8)
  5. 6 (3)
  6. 5 (1)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (4)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    A fine example of what a shoot-'em-up should be. The game still retains the over-the-top action the series is known for.

    Rated on February 29, 2012 by NightFox313

    A long while back in Seventh Grade, my friend asked me, "What's the first thing that comes to mind when I say 'Halloween'?" My reply was "cardboard box." He thought I was insane - but yeah - I s...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Holy crap!

    Rated on January 07, 2006 by Vul52988

    I'm a big-time arcade gamer. And anyone like me will answer the question "What do you think the greatest arcade game is?" the same: Metal Slug. This is a game that is a true badge of honor to any wh...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    Greatest Arcade Shooter of All Time,'nuff said.

    Rated on July 18, 2007 by sanctuary13

    To put it simply, MS2 is the highlight of an already wondrous series. Metal Slug is THE final word in arcade side scrolling shooters, and nothing released since then can come close to its grandeur. ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    Probably the best out of all of the Metal Slug series.

    Rated on February 08, 2006 by Mario_mushrooms

    I remember when I first played this game, I was 13 at the time there was this chippy's that had te game. The first time that 10p went into the arcade machine I knew that I will never forget this game ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    a great arcade shoot em up

    Rated on September 04, 2007 by toolzz360

    Metal slug 2 is a very good if not great shooter for the neo-geo and in the arcades. I played my version on gametap and the quality was very good. Gameplay: the gameplay is great with weapons such...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8


    Rated on October 26, 2007 by Shawn_Watson

    This first sequel in the Metal Slug series is every bit as furious and chaotic as the original. This time you can play as one of four characters across the usual variety of wonderfully detail and humo...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    metal slug 2

    Rated on December 08, 2008 by grorusso

    oh well there goes 900 points i could have spent on something better.................................................. ok my problem with this game is it just way too short! it's really fun with anot...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.