Los Angeles, CA -January 21st, 2011- SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION today announced that an updated version of "METAL SLUG TOUCH" (Version 1.1) for the iPhone / iPod touch with a new game feature "FIXED PAD" is available on Apple's iTunes App Store for only $1.99! Pre-installed users can update it for free!
"METAL SLUG", the 2D action shooter which has fascinated game fans from all over the world with its beautiful dot pixel art and gaudy action, has arrived on the iPhone / iPod touch for a new type of Metal Slug, "METAL SLUG TOUCH"! It will give gamers great excitement and thrills together with the simple and intuitive controls available only on the iPhone / iPod touch platform. Handle the versatile armored tank Metal Slug, and give chase to Morden's Army!
(NEW!) The "FIXED PAD" and "FLEXIBLE PAD" options have been added
to provide the same sensations like a real game controller.
"FIXED PAD": The tactile controller and buttons displayed on the screen
offer simple and intuitive controls like a true game controller.
"FLEXIBLE PAD": The position of the controller can be changed at any time
by pressing the wanted location on the left half of the screen with the left thumb.
- METAL SLUG's beautiful dot pixels perfectly reproduced on the iPhone.
- Simple and intuitive controls available using the Multi-Touch and Accelerometer system.
- For the first time in the Metal Slug series, complete all the missions by handling Metal Slug and Slug Flyer!
- Total of 4 missions to beat. Conquer ground and air to eliminate Morden's Army.
- By touching the "AVOID" icon, character will evade enemy attacks to become invincible for a fixed period of time.
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About SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION
Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION (SNK) develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia. Founded in 1978, SNK is one of the largest privately held interactive entertainment content providers in the world. Known for such franchises as THE KING OF FIGHTERS, METAL SLUG, and SAMURAI SHODOWN, SNK continues to be an industry leader by focusing on their rich arcade history. More information on SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION can be found at www.snkplaymore.co.jp
SNK PLAYMORE USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION with offices in Los Angeles, CA. It handles operations in North America including publishing, marketing, development and localization. More information on SNK PLAYMORE USA can be found at www.snkplaymoreusa.com
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