Metal Slug (series)
Metal Slug (Japanese: メタルスラッグ, Hepburn: Metaru Suraggu) is a series of video games created by SNK. It is a series of 2D shoot 'em ups released on the Neo Geo platform. The series is known for its detailed 2D pixel-art and high difficulty.
|Genres||Run and gun|
Mega Enterprise (Metal Slug 4)
Noise Factory (Metal Slug 4 & 5)
Ignition Entertainment/All Interactive Distribution (Metal Slug 7)
Atlus USA/Namco Bandai Partners (Metal Slug XX)
|Platform of origin||Neo Geo MVS|
|First release||Metal Slug|
April 19, 1996
|Latest release||Metal Slug 7|
December 23, 2009
The games are about the Peregrine Falcon Squad, a small group of soldiers who fight against a rebel army, aliens, zombies, mummies and various other forces intent on world domination.