Metal Slug XX

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Metal Slug XX
Metal Slug XX cover
SNK Corporation
Release dates
Windows February 1, 2019
Monetization One-time game purchase
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Side view, Scrolling
Controls Direct control
Genres Shooter
Vehicles Flight, Robot, Tank
Art styles Cartoon, Pixel art
Themes Sci-fi
Series Metal Slug
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Key points

Esc is used to quit the game.

General information

Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
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All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\saves\ULES01429METALSLUGXX\PARAMS.SFO[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/975680/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\saves\ULES01429METALSLUGXX\SAVEDATA.BIN[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/975680/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud


Configuration launcher.
Configuration launcher.
General settings.
General settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
High resolutions are available, however the game is 4:3 and can be windowboxed (Clear), pillarboxed (4:3), or stretched (Wide) from the Display Settings under the Pause menu.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
2D game.
Added in Build 3587398.[1]
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Windowed mode has no borders.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Gameplay is capped at 30 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.


Keyboard remapping from configuration launcher.
Keyboard remapping from configuration launcher.
Controller remapping.
Controller remapping.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Added in Build 3587398.[1] Binds virtual controller buttons to keyboard.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse not used at all in the game.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Only in-game actions can be changed. Left and Right Triggers are not used.
Controller sensitivity
Digital movement.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Xbox 360 variant.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M


Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Co-op
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL 4.4, 4.5
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-4000 series
AMD A6-5400K
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
AMD Radeon HD 7000
Intel HD Graphics 500
OpenGL 4.4 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.


  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).
  2. 2.0 2.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/975680/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (975680) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.