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Metal Slug Defense successfully combines the spirit of its run-and-gun predecessors with a competent set of strategy mechanics.

What's New

Issues related to TIME ATTACK have been fixed.

App Description

1) Addition of new “France” and “Mexico” areas
2) Addition of new “Trevor Spacey”, “Nadia Cassel” unit characters
3) Introduction of a 5-level rank & reward system depending on your stage clear time
4) Addition of Area Clear Time Rankings in which players compete against each other for the best stage clear time
5) Introduction of a 22-level rank system for Wi-Fi VS Battle that counts your total score
6) Addition of Matching Conditions to Wi-Fi VS Battle allowing players to battle against other players of a close rank
7) Addition of a new in-game “Good Job!” Icon, allowing players to send and display it on the opponent’s game screen
8) Unit Action Confirmation: every unit’s attack can be now confirmed from the “Customize” and “Shop” game screens
9) Addition of a new “Login Bonus” (when you login for 10 days)
10) Increase of the charging speed for the “METAL SLUG ATTACK” depending on units’ sortie number
11) Addition of Avatar Icons: you can show your favorite avatar icon to your opponent during Wi-Fi VS Battle

“METAL SLUG”, the pinnacle of 2D action-shooting on NEOGEO returns in a tower-defense / Strategy game on iOS! Command your troops in order to seize the throne of the world’s best “METAL SLUG” player!

■Regular and Rebel Armies clash on iOS!
Send your units to the battlefield and take over enemy bases with a simple tap of your finger!
Use the METAL SLUG Attack, along with other unique special attacks to turn the tide in battle, and the goddess of victory will smile upon you!!

■More than 60 different characters and units available!
At the beginning of the game, only the Regular Army’s units are available, but Morden’s soldiers will join
your ranks later on! Limited units that can only be acquired via rare events or specific conditions are waiting for
you as well!

■The world is your battlefield! Battle in various nostalgic METAL SLUG stages!
“METAL SLUG DEFENSE” features more than 100 background stages faithfully recreated from classic METAL SLUG titles! Clear them all to replay stages with new units in battle and obtain more rewards!

■Level up your troops and armament!
Customize your units in order to increase your chances to win the war! Change and save your units at any time in the game via the easy and intuitive touch commands!!

■Compete with other players in Wi-Fi VS Battles!
Enjoy “METAL SLUG DEFENSE” alone or with other users in Online VS Battles via the Wi-Fi feature. Win battles in order to improve your score, competing with players from around the world for the highest ranking!

【Recommended Devices】
iPhone 4S, iPhone 5/5C/5S, iPad 2, iPad (3rd generation and above), iPad mini, iPad Air, iPod touch (5th generation and above)
 * The supported OS is iOS 7.0 and above

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

July 01, 2014 New version 1.2.2
November 30, -0001 Initial Release

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