SNK has partnered with Tencent subsidiary TiMi Studios to create a brand new entry within the legendary Metal Slug collection. Currently operating with the short-term title of Metal Slug Code: J, this newest entry within the run ‘n’ gun franchise is now in improvement for iOS and Android gadgets.
A teaser trailer, which you’ll try beneath, depicts recognisable Metal Slug gameplay, albeit with 3D-modelled characters, reasonably than the collection’ conventional 2D sprites. The motion itself appears cosy although, with frantic eight-way gun-play, explosive autos, and swarms of enemy troopers being disintegrated. We additionally see Metal Slug roster regulars Marco, Fio, Tarma and Eri – though the latter seems to have gone by a little bit of a Hollywood redesign.
“Metal Slug has such an amazing history of great action and gameplay so we’re proud to bring this to mobile gamers around the world,” stated SNK’s Yasuyuki Oda in a press launch. “We’re happy to work closely with such a strong developer as TiMi Studios on this latest Metal Slug title.”
TiMi Studios’ basic supervisor Winco Qin returned the praise, stating “Metal Slug is one of the great arcade franchises and a perfect fit for mobile play. Our team has been focused on a faithful recreation of the game’s classic shoot ’em up style, easily accessible for players that’s fun for new and existing fans of the genre.”
Metal Slug Code: J is presently in improvement for iOS and Android gadgets.