The game includes a bonus disc containing exclusive wallpaper and game trailers. Metal Slug 7 promises a load of frantic, side-scrolling goodness for the Nintendo handheld.
November 17, 2008 – Ignition Entertainment Ltd., a UTV Enterprise, a worldwide publisher and developer of videogames, in conjunction SNK Playmore is pleased to announce that Metal Slug 7 for Nintendo DS™ is confirmed to blast into retail stores nationwide on November 18, 2008. Along with the fast-paced 2-D shooting action for which the franchise has been widely renowned, as a gift to fans, a special bonus disc offering exclusive wallpaper and game trailers, is also included in the package.
“Adding a premium extra to the game is our way of saying thank you to the fans who have given so much loyal support and dedication to the Metal Slug series throughout the years,” said Ajay Chadha, President of Ignition Entertainment. “We hope that Metal Slug 7 lovers are as excited as we are about this upcoming release!”
Hailed by Nintendo Power as a game “as true to its roots as it can get,” and saluted by PLAY Magazine as “a raging run ‘n gun, tailor made for life on the go,” Metal Slug 7 features 7 brand new and fully detailed missions and six playable characters along with a host of new weapons, colossal new bosses, new Slugs to pilot and new gameplay modes for added replay value.
First revealed in 1996, the Metal Slug series has continuously dazzled legions of fans with its awesome variety of frenetic action and superbly balanced, non-stop gameplay. Its unique art style and memorable boss battles have been lauded as sheer artistry and have been acclaimed by game fans of all genres.