Metal Slug 3 ships to American retailers
SNK have announced that Metal Slug 3 for the Xbox has just shipped in North America. The Metal Slug series has been a common fixture in most arcades, but now you can brag about your high scores via Xbox Live. Perhaps the biggest thing about Metal Slug 3 is that itís a totally 2D game appearing on the Xbox. Shocking.
Here’s excerpts from the official fact sheet. No word yet on a UK release for Metal Slug 3.
-5 challenging stages and a wide array of unique enemies
-Fight off huge crab-like creatures and large locusts on a deserted island in the South Seas
-Release the souls of zombies emerging from a plane crash in snow-covered mountains
-Dive into a battle against submarines and frogmen guarding an underwater bio-weapons factory
-Take alternate routes and explore exciting new stages with Crossroad Entrances on each level
-Attack vehicles include the METAL SLUG, Camel Slug, Rebel Armor, Slug Mariner, Ostrich Slug, and more.
-Find all 10 models for increased firepower and defensive capabilities.
-Cool weapons include handguns, power-up guns, grenades, cannons, and more!