Sunday Funday Round 42 - Metal Assault

Metal Assault Sunday Funday Gameplay Video Metal Assault is a free to play side scrolling 2D shooter from WarPortal that was inspired by classical 2D shooters like Metal Slug. The game was originally available back in 2009 in the West, but shut down due to poor reception. WarPortal oddly decided to bring it back from the dead in 2016. I [...]

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Gravity Interactive Officially Launches Metal Assault NA

After a short soft-launch, Gravity Interactive's North American Metal Assault service is now live. Those interested in playing the resurrected title can download it via Steam or the official WarpPortal website. Due to licensing agreements, players in China, Europe, Japan, and Southeast Asia will be IP blocked from the servers. European players, however, can play via IDC/Games' service. New armor, [...]

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Metal Assault Is Making A Comeback

GNISoft's Metal Slug-esque MMO Metal Assault—also known as Giga Slave—has been launched in the West before. Aeria Games launched the title's initial English service on April 14, 2011 before shutting it down a year later on March 31st, 2012. It disappeared for a while before relaunching as Giga Slave Reloaded in Japan on December 22, 2015. Now, the revitalized action [...]

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