Metal Slug X: Super Vehicle - 001 (1999)

3.94 from 17 votes
Metal Slug X is an upgraded version of Metal Slug 2, featuring the Metal Slug 3 game engine. The story remains the same but there are slight changes to music, gameplay and interactions.
First released
Mar 18, 1999
Franchises
Metal Slug, ACA NeoGeo
Developed by
SNK
Published by
SNK
Platforms
PlayStation, Neo Geo, Arcade, Wii Shop, PC, Android, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch
Genres
Action, Shooter
Themes
Comedy, Modern Military
Rating
ESRB: T
Releases
  • ARC - Metal Slug X Japan
  • ARC - Metal Slug X United States
  • NEO - Metal Slug X United States
  • NEO - Metal Slug X Japan
  • NSW - ACA NeoGeo: Metal Slug X United States
  • PC - Metal Slug X (Steam) United States
  • PS1 - Metal Slug X United Kingdom
  • PS1 - Metal Slug X Japan
  • PS1 - Metal Slug X United States
  • PS1 - Metal Slug X (SNK Best Collection) Japan
  • WSHP - Metal Slug X United States
  • XONE - ACA NeoGeo: Metal Slug X United States

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Metal Slug X is a improved version of Metal Slug 2 with a ton of great changes
Game: Metal Slug X
Genre: Shooter
Developer: SNK Playmore
System: Steam (PC)
Total Score: 90/100
Value Score: 9.0/10

• Story: 8/10
• Characters: 9/10
• GamePlay: 10/10
• Graphics: 8/10
• Sound: 8/10
• Music: 9/10
• Length: 8/10
• Replay Value: 10/10
• Player Value: 10/10

Pros
+More weapons, vehicles, items and NPCs
+More enemy types and bosses
+Game is longer than the first Metal Slug
+You can now choose up to four different characters rather than two
+Animations have heavily improved
+Online Multiplayer Support
+Great graphic options for a classic/retro title
+Has the option to implement limited or unlimited number of credits/continues
+No issues with FPS compared to the original game

Cons
-Some platforming is necessary which may make the game frustrating at times (rarely)
-Visuals have not improved nor graphic options
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