When general Morden, a corrupt and powerful army general, has staged a coup d'etat, Marco Rossi and Tarma Roving, members of an elite army task force, use the Metal Slug tank to crush Morden's rebellion and restore order.
After peace is returning to the world, the 4 main characters of the PF SPARROWS squad are sent to combat different areas of the planet. However, little do they know that a returning threat is now on the cusp of taking over the world.
Two years have passed since the end of Metal Slug, when Capt. Marco Rossi and Lt. Tarma Roving of Peregrine Falcon Strike Force defeated and apparently killed the evil General Morden, who ... See full summary »
Metal Slug, Metal Slug 2, Metal Slug X, Metal Slug 3, Metal Slug 4, Metal Slug 5. and Metal Slug 6. The METAL SLUG COLLECTION is a "perfect translation" of the arcade classics and features support for intense two-player action.
After the G Corporation launches a full-scale attack on Heihachi and Kazuya Mishima, Kazuya betrays his father and escapes. When the fifth King of the Iron Fist tournament is announced, both Kazuya and his son Jin enter in.
Four years after it was thought that the evil sword known as Soul Edge had been destroyed, warriors from all over Europe and Asia once again take up the search to locate the blade for their own personal reasons.
With newer enemies (from generic to final bosses) and more original level designs, Metal Slug 5 is a clear improvement over the previous entry in the series. But it's still a near impossible game to survive through with all of your stats intact.
This time the levels include jungles, deserts and factories. It doesn't sound like anything new but at least their isn't the heavy sense of Deja Vu that plagued Metal Slug 4.
Though I still have no idea why your character gets a life bar when the tiniest contact with a bullet kills him/her. And please, give us some new playable characters next time, or at least change their clothing.
A fun shooter nonetheless, but it does seem a little shorter than the others.
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