Metal Slug 3 Coming to Xbox Live Arcade

The fourth title in the Metal Slug series joins the Xbox LIVE Arcade library for 800 Microsoft Points
Microsoft has announced that Metal Slug 3, a game developed by SNK Playmore, will be released via Xbox Live Arcade next Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 a.m. GMT (2:00 a.m. PST). An update of the original arcade version, Metal Slug 3 is a run-and-gun video game updated with HD graphics and now features co-op multiplayer for up to two players over Xbox LIVE. Metal Slug 3 provides gamers with various route selections within each stage enabling players to play over and over. Join Marco, Tarma, Eri and Fio, the four veterans in the Metal Slug series, as they hit the battlefield to stop General Morden from disturbing the order and peace that has begun to return to the world. Throughout the game, various vehicles called "Slugs" are made available to help players in battle and to complete the mission. A batch of screenshots has been added in our gallery.