METAL SLUG 3
By SNK PLAYMORE
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The legendary NEOGEO 2D action shooting masterpiece “METAL SLUG 3” heads out to iPhone devices! Use various weapons and slugs to fight your way through and survive on the battlefield!!
■Not only a perfect port of the original NEOGEO game!
In addition to its classic “ARCADE MODE”, this perfect conversion of “METAL SLUG 3” includes a “MISSION MODE”, allowing you to select in which stage you want to play!
You can now train yourself in your favorite stages or those which give you a hard time!
■ Command many Slug vehicles like an ace!
The Slugs are back and more colourful than ever, with Slug Mariners, Drill Slugs, and Elephant Slugs joining the original Metal Slugs and Slugnoids!!
■ Clear all routes via the branching map system!!
A branching map system allowing you to take a different route to the end with each play-through, and an immense map of endless gameplay awaits you in “METAL SLUG 3”!!
■Intense cooperative gameplay via the Bluetooth function!
"METAL SLUG 3” can be doubly enjoyed by playing with another brother-in-arms simultaneously via the Bluetooth function!
Will you be able to clear the hardest stages with your friends?
■Compatible with “GAME CENTER”!
Complete the maximum number of “ACHIEVEMENTS” in order to increase your "METAL SLUG 3" Player Rank!
Beat the best scores and become World’s Number 1!!
What's New in Version 1.2
・iOS 7 Support has been added
・The amount of Continues have been increased
Potential to be Great
This game is fantastic, however there is a minor discrepancy that wasn't made when this games controls were converted. The major problem is that the right direction analog cuts off after your finger slides a bit, this is an easy programming fix. You do not have a problem with the other analogs however another major problem is the fact that control commands have trouble kicking in while another is in effect. For example, on occasion the system doesn't recognize the buttons b and a as well as diagonal analogue being pressed at the same time; this is a big factor of metal slug gameplay. I hope someone reads this and fixes it.
Though there are always going to be some sensitive issues in regards to controls (due, obviously, to the touchscreen that iDevices feature), this port is as close to the original as they come. You're in for a ridiculously fun time with this game, from all the over-the-top, chaotic action to the meticulous attention to detail as seen in many of the animations and gameplay features. And especially if you play it with a buddy, there're very, very few App Store experiences that'll trump this one.
I've played this game since I was kid along with my brother. I recently purchased so we could both play thru Bluetooth but the gameplay does not synch up with both phones. It's starts off together but after a few seconds both games go out of synch and lose the multiplayer experience. I thought it was going to be legit since I payed for it!!! Really dissatisfied with the multiplayer but solo is fun as always.
- Category: Games
- Updated: Feb 22, 2014
- Version: 1.2
- Size: 86.5 MB
- Languages: English, Japanese
- Seller: SNK PLAYMORE
- © SNK PLAYMORE "METAL SLUG" is a registered trademark of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.