Solid Snake, now retired from Fox-Hound, returns in this sequel to Metal Gear. Dr. Kio Marv, the inventor of OILIX, was taken hostage. The new commander of Fox-Hound, Colonel Roy Campbell, calls Snake back to active duty to infiltrate Zanzibar and rescue Dr. Marv.
Tactical Espionage Game
Did You Know?
The first boss in the game, a member of the space ninja unit Black Color, was based on the titular characters from Timothy Zahn's novel, The Blackcollar. In Japanese, Blackcollar and Black Color are pronounced the same way. See more
After the closing credits, there's an additional scene where Snake and Holly deliver the MSX cartridge to Campbell. The scene shows the MSX start-up screen with 01k VRAM (Kio Marv spelled backwards) written under the logo. See more