In these days of games full of extravagant cut-scenes and labyrinthine plots, it can be refreshing to return to the good old days, when gameplay was simple, one-directional, and very, very violent. Welcome to the world of Metal Slug, a (mostly) side-scrolling shoot-em-up that harks back to the halcyon days of 8-bit shoot-em-ups.

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DEAD_FiSH Jul 23 2011, 2:00am says:

Graphics are so catchy! Beautiful!

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Poly_G Mar 25 2012, 1:04pm says:

Easily some of the most beautiful tilesets TO DATE, just some good ol' 2D!

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Gamingroach May 9 2012, 12:21am replied:

Have to agree with ya there :P

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Decided to add some emulated ingames just for kicks. A Classic that reminds us of our childhood days. :P

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