METAL SLUG X Catapults onto iOS & Android Devices


San Mateo, CA - Mar 07, 2013 - SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company President & CEO: Masao Ohata) is proud to announce the worldwide release of METAL SLUG X for iOS and Android devices.

Following the previous release of METAL SLUG 2 on February 7, 2013 METAL SLUG X, the third installment in the legendary NEOGEO 2D run-and-gun game series, is now available for iOS and Android devices. This version of METAL SLUG X is not only a perfect port of the original NEOGEO game, but also includes a multitude of unique features.

iOS / Android Version Features :

? An "arcade-perfect" NEOGEO port with extra features 

In addition to the traditional ARCADE MODE, you can select any mission you have previously cleared and play them separately in MISSION MODE. You can play your favorite stages at will and train on the missions you have not mastered yet!

? Precise and customizable controls

The Autofire function allows you to fire your weapons continuously by holding down the Shot button. Moreover, you can reposition the buttons outside of the game screen area in Window Mode. Enjoy every pixel of METAL SLUG X with your very own custom controls!

? Engage in intense multiplayer gameplay via Bluetooth!

The more bullets and rockets, the merrier! Now you can enjoy METAL SLUG X with a friend through a Bluetooth connection. Team up to overcome all of the difficult missions METAL SLUG X has to offer!

? Compatible with network ranking functions

Compete for the best scores with players all over the world through the network function of your favorite smartphone device. Build experience on the battlefield, and hone your skills to become the Best Player in the World!


METAL SLUG X is an updated version of METAL SLUG 2 with additional elements for even more fun and excitement. Many new weapons, such as the Iron Lizard (remote-controlled missiles), the Drop Shot (bouncing landmines), and the Enemy Chaser (homing missiles), have been included to the impressive METAL SLUG arsenal. Furthermore, bosses and other enemy characters await you at different points on the battlefield, so that even players who have perfected the previous installment will enjoy this new and improved game map!


¦ Title : METAL SLUG X

¦ Release Date: March 7, 2013 

¦ Genre: Action Shooting

¦ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad (iOS 4.0 and later) & Android 2.3 and later

¦ Rated: 12+

¦ Price: $3.99

¦ Marketplace: iOS App Store / Google Play


iOS App Store Download Link:

Download here  


Google Play Download Link:

Download Here 


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Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION (SNK) develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia. Founded in 1978, SNK is one of the largest privately held interactive entertainment content providers in the world. Known for such franchises as THE KING OF FIGHTERS, METAL SLUG, and SAMURAI SHODOWN, SNK continues to be an industry leader by focusing on their rich arcade history. More information on SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION can be found at

SNK PLAYMORE USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION with offices in San Mateo, CA. It handles operations in North America including publishing, marketing, development and localization. More information on SNK PLAYMORE USA can be found at  


In 1990, SNK (Currently SNK PLAYMORE) developed and sold arcade games and a console that could play these high-quality titles at home: the NEOGEO. The specs for both the MVS"Arcade" and the AES "Home" systems were the same, making them playable even in fans' living room. It was also the first console offering a memory card allowing users to save progress at home, and for use at the arcade as well!

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