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Metal Slug Type-A is a Japan-only pachinko slot machine that was developed and released on February 8, 2004 by SNK. The game is based on Metal Slug 2. This is SNK's first pachinko game that was made without Aruze. The official site lists specs and other information needed for potential buyers of the machine.


Like the game, players can chose between the four protagonists as their main hero. Characters are drawn in a super-deformed style with portraits that reference to the original game. Players progress through stages by tapping the A or B button that's located at the side of the 10" screen, and the reel results determine how much firepower the player attacks with. The on-screen action sequences are also interactive, encouraging a player to tap the A button to receive power-ups in time.

A lone cherry reel, dubbed "Cherry Punk", will reward players with a Metal Slug sequence and bonus points will be rewarded to reels until the mode ends. A randomly occurring "Special Stage" shoots the player into space and starts an all-or-nothing betting game. The "Big Bonus" at the end of a stage gives players a chance to review their stats and chances of winning a successful reel in the next round. Lucky players can also adjust the percentage rate of certain reels in their favor.


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Metal Slug Series
Main Series Metal Slug: Super Vehicle-001 | Metal Slug 2/(X) | Metal Slug 3 | Metal Slug 4 | Metal Slug 5 | Metal Slug 6 | Metal Slug 7/(XX)
Spin-Offs Metal Slug: 1st Mission | Metal Slug: 2nd Mission | Metal Slug Advance | Metal Slug 3D | Metal Slug Tactics
Tower Defense Metal Slug Defense | Metal Slug Attack | Metal Slug Infinity
Mobile Metal Slug Mobile | Metal Slug Mobile Impact | Metal Slug: Allen's Battle Chronicles (Mobile 3) | Metal Slug Mobile 4 (UMS: Login) | Metal Slug Soldiers (UMS: Tank Conspiracy) | Metal Slug Fighters (UMS: Fierce Battle) | Metal Slug Warriors (UMS: Triumph) | Metal Slug STG | Metal Slug Mars Panic! | Metal Slug Tactics | Metal Slug M1 | Metal Slug M2 | Metal Slug 2013 | Metal Slug Team Mission | Metal Slug: Awakening | Metal Slug: Commander
Pachinkos Metal Slug Type-A | Metal Slug SV-001 | Metal Slug 3 (Pachinko)
Compilations Metal Slug 4&5 | Metal Slug Anthology | Metal Slug Complete PC | Arcade Archives | Neo Geo Pocket Color Selection
Cancelled / Discontinued Metal Slug (GBA) | Metal Slug Zero Online | Metal Slug Touch | Metal Slug Revolution | Metal Slug Wars | Metal Slug XX Online
Prototypes Metal Slug Advance
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Cameos / Crossovers The King of Fighters '99 | SNK vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium | The King of Fighters 2000 | SNK Vs. Capcom: CHAOS | Neo-Geo Battle Coliseum | The King of Fighters: Maximum Impact 2 | SNK Vs. Capcom: Card Fighters Clash | SNK Vs. Capcom: Card Fighters DS | Days of Memories 2 | Neo Geo Heroes: Ultimate Shooting! | Battle Cats | RPG! Sister Quest | Jetpack Joyride | The King of Fighters XV
Ikari Warriors Ikari Warriors | Victory Road | Ikari III: The Rescue | Ikari: Leona Gekitohen
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Books Metal Slug: The Ultimate History | Metal Slug Attack Official Artbook