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New 20 Million DL record!

KOF20th Anniversary Collaboration Campaign!
Famous characters from KOF joins the battle in "METAL SLUG"!
Launch of "Fan Greetings Sale" with tons of "MEDALS"!

■Fan Greetings Sale pricing:
 $0.99⇒100MEDAL Pack
 $1.99⇒200MEDAL Pack
 $2.99⇒300MEDAL Pack
 $4.99⇒550MEDAL Pack
 $9.99⇒1,200MEDAL Pack
 $14.99⇒1,800MEDAL Pack
 $24.99⇒3,125MEDAL Pack
 $48.99⇒6,370MEDAL Pack

New features in this update:
1) Addition of KOF fighters: "Iori Yagami", "Mature Nikaido", "Vice"
2) New areas
3) New Special Missions

“METAL SLUG”, the pinnacle of 2D action-shooting on NEOGEO returns in a tower-defense / Strategy game on iOS! Command your troops in order to seize the throne of the world’s best “METAL SLUG” player!

■Regular and Rebel Armies clash on iOS!
Send your units to the battlefield and take over enemy bases with a simple tap of your finger!
Use the METAL SLUG Attack, along with other unique special attacks to turn the tide in battle, and the goddess of victory will smile upon you!!

■More than 60 different characters and units available!
At the beginning of the game, only the Regular Army’s units are available, but Morden’s soldiers will join
your ranks later on! Limited units that can only be acquired via rare events or specific conditions are waiting for
you as well!

■The world is your battlefield! Battle in various nostalgic METAL SLUG stages!
“METAL SLUG DEFENSE” features more than 100 background stages faithfully recreated from classic METAL SLUG titles! Clear them all to replay stages with new units in battle and obtain more rewards!

■Level up your troops and armament!
Customize your units in order to increase your chances to win the war! Change and save your units at any time in the game via the easy and intuitive touch commands!!

■Compete with other players in Wi-Fi VS Battles!
Enjoy “METAL SLUG DEFENSE” alone or with other users in Online VS Battles via the Wi-Fi feature. Win battles in order to improve your score, competing with players from around the world for the highest ranking!

【Recommended Devices】
iPhone 4S, iPhone 5/5C/5S, iPad 2, iPad (3rd generation and above), iPad mini, iPad Air, iPod touch (5th generation and above)
 * The supported OS is iOS 7.0 and above

What's New in Version 1.18.0

1) Addition of KOF fighters: "Iori Yagami", "Mature", "Vice"
2) New areas
3) New Special Missions


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Customer Reviews

Ads crash the game. 1.18 version added new bugs.

(Update #2: the bugs could also have been due to faulty Google ads breaking the game and now works again with the ads also working again.) (Update: somehow the bugs fixed themselves after waiting for the daily reward the next day. Increased rating to 3 stars.) Even before 1.18 came along, the ads were annoying and often crashed the game. The ads now 100% crash the game. The game also now crashes on start up, the iphone status bar is now seen as an overlay on top, and now the bottom row buttons do not work consistently. Bad update. Unplayable

Great game

Got this game when it came out I enjoyed playing it for a while, got a new phone and didn't downloaded onto it, now I did and was looking forward to play but with all the ads you can't even enjoy the game anymore it's just ad after ad. Sometimes the game doesn't even load properly because it's trying to load both at the same time the game and the ad. My original rating for this game was 5 stars now I don't see a reason for the same rating.

Too many ads - Ads EVERYWHERE

There are so many ads its slowing the game down tremendously, and looks really unattractive from the players standpoint. Makes the developers look like money hungry wh****. I digresses. Overall the game is fun to play with lots of options but with new updates probably will wait for them to optimize better.

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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
  • Free
  • Category: Games
  • Updated: Feb 20, 2015
  • Version: 1.18.0
  • Size: 65.7 MB
  • Languages: En, Japanese
  • Seller: SNK PLAYMORE
Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Frequent/Intense Cartoon or Fantasy Violence

Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

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Top In-App Purchases

  1. 30 medals$0.99
  2. 90 medals$2.99
  3. 330 medals$9.99
  4. 180 medals$5.99
  5. 100 medals$0.99
  6. YAGAMI TEAM$4.99
  7. 690 medals$19.99
  8. 550 medals$4.99
  9. 200 medals$1.99
  10. 1200 medals$9.99