Cult franchise of the SNK universe, Metal Slug will therefore return in a new form, having changed the run & gun approach for the Tactical RPG.
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As we can see in this first trailer, Metal Slug Tactics is therefore draped in a completely indiscriminate gameplay that will even include rogue-like elements. You can choose your favorite characters from among the top names in the roster in order to train your dream-team before going on a mission. The tricolor publisher DotEmu (Streets of Rage 4, TMNT: Shredder’s Revenge) and the Leikir studio (French people who worked on Wondershot) promise us a crazy replayability thanks to the missions generated procedure, as well as the presence of the iconic bosses of the series .
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Regarding the mechanics of the game, know that a bar of special will fill up allowing more powerful attacks to be unleashed. Better, it will also be possible to launch simultaneous attacks, or to request air support.
To motivate players, we are told that weapons and bonus attributes will be unlockable by accumulating experience with each fight. For now, no release date is mentioned, and the only platform cited is the PC (via Steam).