“METAL SLUG 3” Now Available to Pre-Order on Steam!

By Chris Dahlberg

Published on Saturday, February 8, 2014

SNK is bringing the classic 2D run-and-gun shooter Metal Slug 3 to Steam on February 14th. The game will cost $7.99, but if you pre-purchase on Steam now it will cost $5.99. Metal Slug 3 originally came out in 2000 and has previously been released for Playstation 2, Xbox, and Xbox 360. Check below for additional details.

SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company President & CEO: Koichi Toyama) is proud to announce the worldwide release of “METAL SLUG 3” on the Steam PC gaming platform.

SNK’s 2D action-shooting masterpiece lands on Steam (PC – Windows) at 25% OFF for a limited time!

Metal Slug, SNK’s emblematic 2D run-and-gun action shooting game series, still continues to fascinate millions of fans worldwide to this day for its intricate dot graphics, and simple and intuitive game controls. “METAL SLUG 3”, the most highly praised title in the series among Metal Slug fans for its refined balance and game volume, heads out to the Steam PC gaming platform!

Leading up to METAL SLUG 3’s release on Steam this February, you can pre-purchase the game starting today, at a special $5.99 bargain price for a limited time.


Game Features:

◆ An “arcade-perfect” NEOGEO Port with Extra Features!
In addition to the traditional “ARCADE MODE”, you can select any mission you have previously cleared and play them separately in “MISSION MODE”. Here you can play your favorite stages at will and train on the missions you have not mastered yet. Moreover, the Autofire function allows you to fire your weapons continuously by holding down the Shot button. Enjoy every pixel of METAL SLUG 3 on Steam with your very own custom controls!

◆ Online Co-Op Play via “MULTIPLAYER MODE” with your Brother-In-Arms!*

Connect to Steam and accomplish missions with your friends far away via Online Co-Op Play.

*Multiplayer (Online) Mode is limited to 2P Co-Op gameplay via a Friend Invite on Steam.



Release Date: February, 2014 (Start of Pre-Order Campaign) – February 3rd, 2014
Genre: Action Shooting
Platform: PC (Windows) *Please check the Steam store page in regards to recommended PC configurations
Price: $7.99 USD; $5.99 USD *25% OFF during 2/3 Pre-Order Campaign


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