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Score Breakdown Based on 574 ratings
  1. 10 (124)
  2. 9 (229)
  3. 8 (166)
  4. 7 (37)
  5. 6 (10)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (1)
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  • Review Score:7

    PSX version is awful !

    As a hardcore Metal Slug fan, I have to disagree with Gamespot's review. Although it's a fairly good game, most of its appeal, coming from crazy graphics and animations, is gone because of the poor PSX video memory. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.6

    Non stop classic arcade quarter pumping action are exactly what you get with Metal Slug X.

    Metal Slug is one of those games that if you mention among a group of gamers its highly doubtful anyone will not know what your talking about. No matter which one you've played in your local burger joint, we almost all h... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Metal Slug old school action and more!

    the game is a blast of fun i i really had a great time playing it, it is kind of short even thouhg, the graphics are not that good!! i really enjoy beating all of the enemies and it really made me happy to have complete... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Metal Slug X is one of the coolest PS games ever made!!!

    Hi im writing this review because i like this game and i never get bored of it.My personal record completing the game is 42 minutes try to beat that if you can!!! The game is about you and friends saving the world fro... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Well worth ur money

    This game is an arcade classic and is one of my all time favourite arcade games it has humour ,2 player co-op and is well worth ur pounds or "quarters" Graphics- The graphics are old school arcade style but ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    A port that could've used a little more work

    This Playstation port of Metal Slug X is anything but perfect, but what is here is pretty good and decent enough for a purchase for any hardcore fan. The one problem this port has is the flaws with slowdown and lack of ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    It's Contra, but goofier.

    Originally appearing back in the arcades and the Neo-Geo back in the golden age of arcades, The Metal Slug series certainly took an interesting approach to the classic run-and-gun formula. It took on a much goofier desig... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Good Ol Metal slug Action!

    This is A really Great metal slug I got from my friend, saved me from bordem till my birthday, If you have a ps1 And for some reason never played this you might as well get it. it should only be like 5$ or 8$ at some pla... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    If you haven't heard of metal slug then you should play this game..just remember the neo geo version is 3 times as fun

    The first metal slug game I played was metal slug X...but for the real neo geo aes...it was just on an emulator which didn't even put the graphics out right and it was blown up a bit so it was pixelated...but even then w... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    A tricked-out classic that you can enjoy for the weekend with your buddies, and have a laugh as you go along.

    Being a fan of the Contra series since I was a kid, I've always seen Metal Slug as a revival of the Nintendo game. I've spent a small fortune in the arcade playing Metal Slug 2 at that time and boy am I glad the extreme ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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