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Metal Slug 4 returns today, so grab your Hevveee Machine-gun

Everyone enjoys Metal Slug, right? I don't think I've met anyone who doesn't. The simple, cool and addictive shooters are great time-killers and perfect for casual two-player action. Today you can find out for yourself, as Hamster have re-r...

 
 
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Neo Geo Mini reveals price and Japanese release date

SNK have finally revealed a Japanese release date and retail price for their cutesy arcade unit, the Neo Geo Mini, which will be arriving on store shelves in surprisingly short order.Speaking in a press statement on their official website, ...

 
 
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SNK's Neo Geo Mini presentation is delightfully cheesy

Amongst the hustle and bustle of this E3 weekend, legendary developer SNK released a video online to talk a little more about their upcoming retro-device, the Neo Geo Mini. The console will launch in Japan this Summer, and worldwide a littl...

 
 
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Neo Geo Mini online presentation happening this weekend

During the festivities of the E3 pre-show press conferences, Japanese publisher SNK will host a live stream for their recently announced retro device, the Neo Geo Mini.Titled "The Legacy Lives On", information about the stream itself is pre...

 
 
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SNK's Metal Slug XX blowing up on PS4 this week

SNK have announced that their classic ballistic shooter, Metal Slug XX, will arrive on PS4 this week, a new trailer was also released to celebrate the return of the Sony PSP hit.The PS4 release will feature two player co-op via SharePlay, a...

 
 
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SNK to host Neo Geo Mini online presentation in June

SNK have announced that, sometime early next month, the developer will hold an online presentation to physically reveal the Neo Geo Mini console to the world, after it's initial announcement just last week.The company are currently receivin...

 
 
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SNK Neo Geo Mini officially revealed, will contain 40 games

SNK have revealed details on their upcoming retro device, the Neo Geo Mini. As expected, it is indeed the console that was leaked just before the weekend and replicates the MVS cabinets that filled many an arcade room in the '90s.The unit s...

 
 
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SNK tease new hardware to celebrate 40th anniversary

Long time developer/publisher SNK are celebrating 40 years in the business this year. The  former arcade giant has teased that they will be releasing new hardware as a thank you to gamers for decades of faithful fandom.Although there i...

 
 
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Metal Slug XX is coming to PS4 this Summer

At PAX East this weekend, SNK announced that their 2009 PSP shooter, Metal Slug XX, will be making its lead-slinging way to the PS4 sometime this Summer.Metal Slug XX is a revamped version of Nintendo DS title, Metal Slug 7. XX was tweaked ...

 
 
 
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Neo Geo revamp Metal Slug X coming to Switch tomorrow

SNK's cathartic shoot 'em up Metal Slug X is coming to the Nintendo Switch this week as the latest title off of HAMSTER's "ACA Neo Geo Classics" conveyor belt.The 1999 release was an upgrade to Metal Slug 2, which had only been released on ...

 
 
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These are the first Neo Geo games coming to Nintendo Switch

Neo Geo games on Nintendo Switch seemed like something that would happen sooner than later, but it's nice to hear confirmation all the same. So far, Hamster Corp. has announced five titles for worldwide digital release on the system: The Ki...

 
 
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Metal Slug Anthology coming to PS4

The Metal Slug Anthology will be the next title to join the growing library of PlayStation 2 Classics available on PlayStation 4, according to the latest episode of the PlayStation Blogcast. The collection will be available digitally i...

 
 
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This Humble Neo Geo Bundle is real tempting

This week's Humble Bundle woke me right the hell up. It's a smorgasbord of great SNK titles! Pay what you want: Art of Fighting 2 Fatal Fury Special King of the Monsters Metal Slug 2 Samurai Shodown II Sengoku 3 The King of Fighters 2000 B...

 
 
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Metal Slug teams up with The Battle Cats

My experience with Metal Slug Defense is watching former Destructoid writer Jim Sterling suffer through its free-to-play trappings for a video. My experience with The Battle Cats, a similar strategy game about overwhelming your opponent's b...

 
 
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Experience Points .12: Metal Slug 3

Experience Points is a series in which I highlight some of the most memorable things about a particular game. These can include anything from a specific scene or moment, a character, a weapon or item, a level or location, a part of the soun...

 
 
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Metal Slug 3 blasts its way onto PS4, PS3, and Vita

Have you played the phenomenal Metal Slug 3 yet? If not, you really have no excuse at this point, as the game has come to just about every console imaginable. Today, the Neo Geo classic is also available on PS4, PS3, and PS Vita. Metal Slug...

 
 
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Okay, sure: Metal Slug 3 hits Steam next month

I have lost track of the number of times I've bought Metal Slug 3, which usually isn't a good sign -- but it's one of those timeless games and I can't help myself. Absolutely no regrets. Temptation will arise once again in February when the...

 
 
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Mario invades the world of Metal Slug, chaos ensues

With the growing trend of videogame crossovers by fans, it was only a matter of time before Super Mario World mashed with Metal Slug. Restylzed in Metal Slug's Neo-Geo asthetic, Mario roams the recognizable levels of the arcade classic, th...

 
 
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Metal Slug X out now for Android and iOS

It was only last month that Metal Slug 2 completed its journey to iOS and Android devices. As promised, SNK Playmore USA is back with a similar release for Metal Slug X, the updated version of the aforementioned game. It's available as of t...

 
 
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Metal Slug 2 now available on iOS, Android

Metal Slug 2 is now available for download on iOS and Android devices for $3.99, SNK Playmore today announced.  SNK touts the release as a "perfect port" of the original Neo-Geo title, though there are new features included, such as Mi...

 
 
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Metal Slug blows up on iOS and Android

NEOGEO Shooting 2D masterpiece Metal Slug comes to iOS and Android devices today, priced  at $3.99 on the App Store and Google Play. SNK Playmore says that this is an "arcade-perfect" port with extra features. A mission mode lets you p...

 
 
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Office Chat: Star Wars' Old Republic morality

As ever, the Destructoid staff is hard at work in our virtual office. See some of them here having a riveting discussion about how Star Wars: The Old Republic is getting on. Join me, Jim Sterling, Jordan Devore and Jonathan Ross as we...

 
 
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Custom Metal Slug vehicle converted from Fisher-Price toy

Did you know that Fisher-Price makes Metal Slug toys? Okay, not really, but just take a look at this Imaginext Robot Police Tank toy and tell me that the designers didn't have "rawket lawn chair" on the brain! The ever explosive Jin Saotome...

 
 




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