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8.4
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Score Breakdown Based on 414 ratings
  1. 10 (105)
  2. 9 (160)
  3. 8 (103)
  4. 7 (22)
  5. 6 (10)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (9)

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  • Review Score:9.1

    This game is ... amazing

    I played this game a long time ago, back when I was a kid. I just remembered how much fun I had playing it so I decided to review it. This will be short, but hopefully I'll cover the main details. Gameplay: Very fun... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1

    I would have been a millionaire if it hadn't been for Metal Slug.

    So one day I was down at the swimming pool, which had an arcade, though not at the pool. They had three arcade machines, one of which was known as a Neo-Geo. The game playing on the machine was King of Fighters (also a g... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Metal Slug is action-packed, funny, has lots of charm, fun, and a very good game.

    Highs: controls are good, excellent visuals, lots of action, explosions & stuff, excellent weapon selection, options to change how many lives you want, the difficulty setting and more, includes art gallery, good music. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    A 2D Shooter that still holds up very well in today's Gaming Days.

    Metal Slug is a great 2D Shooter that more people should check out.It was one of the games I used to play alot on the Neo Geo since it was a great Arcade style shooter.This is defentily one of the systems killer apps ind... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    The greatest arcade shooter hits the Playstation

    Metal Slug is the greatest arcade shooter ever made, and it hit the Playstation in Japan only. Yep, us Americans have to suffer as yet another great game stays in japan only. Regardless, this is a great game that does th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Ouch!

    When asked to name something hard one might suggest Mr. T or the Incredible Hulk. What you don't know is that there is nothing harder on this Earth than the video game Metal Slug. It is honestly one of the most punishing... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.8

    Really fun, really slick, really good...

    This game is ... amazing I played this game a long time ago, back when I was a kid. I just remembered how much fun I had playing it so I decided to review it. This will be short, but hopefully I'll cover the main detai... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Metal Slug revives the arcade in an awesome platform shooter

    It's been a while since we don't see a truly new and good game reach the arcades. After games like The King of Fighters, which is now one of the most popular fighting games, SNK and Nazca launch Metal Slug, a very surpri... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6

    Metal Slug is a defining acrade experience

    (I played it from the SNK vol 1. collection)I really wasn’t looking to beat this game, but when you don’t have the pressure of money weighing you down, arcade games really have no power to stop you from abusi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful