The next NeoGeo title headed to the Nintendo Switch has been confirmed as Metal Slug 2, thanks to a posting on the European Switch eShop. Published by Hamster, the 1998 action game will be available next week on July 6th and will cost $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29. [Thanks, NintendoEverything.]
Here’s an official overview of the game from the eShop:
Metal Slug 2 is an action game released by SNK in 1998. Players can choose from Marko, Tarma, Eri and Fio, with the aim of defeating Mordern’s Rebel army which is plotting a coup once again. In addition to the Heavy Machine Guns and Shotguns from the previous games, new weapons such as laser guns have been added for even more variations.
ACA NeoGeo Metal Slug 2 will release on the Nintendo Switch eShop on July 6th.