Metal Slug 3, the classic run-and-gun title by SNK is making its way to current-gen gaming hardware and will soon be available for PS3, PS4 and PS Vita.
The game will be distributed through Sony’s PlayStation Network as announced by Adam Lanz, director of business development, SNK PLAYMORE.
According to his post on PS Blog:
“Together with SCEA 3rd Party Productions, and in commemoration of next year’s 25th Anniversary of the AES & MVS, SNK PLAYMORE is very happy to bring back some of our best NEOGEO content to current-gen hardware / PSN – starting with METAL SLUG 3 on PS4 and PS Vita (compatible with PlayStation TV) platforms, as well as PS3.”
Things won’t end here, SNK has also revealed that more classic games will be released on Sony platforms in the near future. They are asking fans to take part in a poll, to choose which title(s) they would like to see next.
The list of titles include:
- ART OF FIGHTING 2
- FATAL FURY SPECIAL
- GAROU: MARK OF THE WOLVES
- THE KING OF FIGHTERS ’97
- THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2000
- THE LAST BLADE 2
- METAL SLUG X
- NEO TURF MASTERS
- REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2: THE NEWCOMERS
- SAMURAI SHODOWN II
- SAMURAI SHODOWN V SPECIAL
- SENGOKU 3
- SHOCK TROOPERS: 2nd SQUAD
- TWINKLE STAR SPRITES
- THE ULTIMATE 11: SNK FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
So which one of these games you want to see on your system? Let SNK know by taking part in the poll here.
Moreover, if you are planning to attend the PlayStation Experience Event on December 6, be sure to head down to the SNK booth, to try out Metal Slug 3 for PS4 or PS Vita.