Metal Slug Wiki

List of Missions in the Metal Slug series. As missions past Metal Slug 3 do not have official names, it'll be referred by its theme title instead[1][2]. The exception is Metal Slug 6 where the mission's title will be based on its first section title according to the game's debug level select (although slightly edited for clarity)[3].

Missions for the two Neo Geo Pocket Color titles are found in their own pages below:

Metal Slug: Super Vehicle-001

  1. Absolute Thick Forest
  2. A Wish For a Morning Glow
  3. Iron Cavalrymen in Hell
  4. Death Valley
  5. The City Under Despotism
  6. The Memorial Sea

Metal Slug 2/X

  1. Drifting in Desert
  2. Monument of Depression
  3. Madrigal of Wind
  4. Return to Hong-Kong
  5. Kiss in the Dark
  6. I Wish to Believe in Love

Metal Slug 3

  1. A Couple's Love Land
  2. Wandering at Midnight
  3. Eyes Over the Waves
  4. Tombstone of Sand
  5. All About Love

Metal Slug 4

  1. Let's Run Through!
  2. Show Spirit
  3. Snowy Road
  4. Cadaverous
  5. Go Ahead!
  6. Secret Place

Metal Slug 5

  1. Heavy African
  2. Windy Day
  3. Intrigue
  4. Run Through
  5. Last Ditch Resistance

Metal Slug 6

  1. African Winds
  2. The Illusion of El Dorado
  3. Asian Impact
  4. Golden Bridge is Falling Down
  5. Ancient Law

Metal Slug 7/XX

  1. Scrap Island
  2. Coal Mine
  3. Underground Fortress
  4. The Waterfall
  5. Ruins Base
  6. Snowy Country
  7. The Beginning is the End

Metal Slug Advance

  1. Mission 1
  2. Mission 2
  3. Mission 3
  4. Mission 4
  5. Mission 5
  6. Dungeon

Metal Slug 3D

  1. Start from Mountain Village
  2. Be Headquartered in the City
  3. Desert Town
  4. Coal Mine Mark
  5. Underground Ruins
  6. Atmospheric Discharge
  7. Break the Barrier
  8. Sink Under the Waves
  9. The South Pole
  10. Climb the Tower
  11. Shout of Sadness


  1. Metal Slug Complete Sound Box.
  2. Metal Slug 7 Original Soundtrack ~iTunes Limited Edition~.
  3. Ragey0 and candy76041820. "Metal Slug 6 Missing Areas". Metal Slug: Missing in Action.
Main Series
Metal Slug Absolute Thick ForestA Wish For a Morning GlowIron Cavalrymen in HellDeath ValleyThe City Under DespotismThe Memorial Sea
Metal Slug 2/X Drifting in DesertMonument of DepressionMadrigal of WindReturn to Hong-KongKiss in the DarkI Wish to Believe in Love
Metal Slug 3 A Couple's Love LandWandering at MidnightEyes Over the WavesTombstone of SandAll About Love
Metal Slug 4 Let's Run Through!Show SpiritSnowy RoadCadaverousGo Ahead!Secret Place
Metal Slug 5 Heavy AfricanWindy DayIntrigueRun ThroughLast Ditch Resistance
Metal Slug 6 African WindsThe Illusion of El DoradoAsian ImpactGolden Bridge is Falling DownAncient Law
Metal Slug 7/XX Scrap IslandCoal MineUnderground FortressThe WaterfallRuins BaseSnowy CountryThe Beginning is the End
Metal Slug: 1st Mission Emergency MobilizationHurry OnSlicing Through the JungleBattle in the CityUnderground Battle PassPursuit of the Transport TrainPenetration of the Front BaseDiscovery of the Front BaseForced EscapeDiscovery of a Secret PassageNight FlightFortressWeapons DumpInvasion in the Sea of TreesWeapons PortBreakthrough: With PrejudiceFierce Battle
Metal Slug: 2nd Mission The Front LineInvasionDire StraitsDangerous DescentBattlefield BridgeTurbulent TransmissionsFatal ExpressWar-Torn CityShot DownTerrain CarrierCamouflageSave All Hostages!Hostage RescueReckless ReactorInto the FrayIntelligenceContactPursuitBetrayalThe Enemy BelowDeadly AssaultOne Fell StrokeThe Tundra KingThe Ice QueenFree FallDecoy StrategyThe DesertUnearthly SilenceClose CombatCrossed PathsThe FortressOcean DepthsBreakthroughThe StrongholdMenace Out of the SkiesThe Jet StreamLone AssaultTermination
Gameplay Elements
Screens Status ScreenContinue ScreenGame Over ScreenRecaptured PrisonersBest Tank BustersArcade Settings
On-Screen Elements MissionsItemsWeaponsSlugsPOWCharactersEnemiesMilitary VehiclesBossesEnvironmental ObjectsCivilian VehiclesRank Medal
Actions Metal Slug AttackVulcan FixTransformationsMetallish SystemRush Blaster SystemWeapon StockDeathsInvulnerabilityCancelingSuper Devil Mode
Modes Combat SchoolAnother StoryAnother MissionStorming the MothershipFat IslandOffice