Publishers Konami, Ultra Games
Developers Konami
Release date 1987
Genre Action, Adventure, Stealth
Game rating

Game Description

Metal Gear is an overhead military action-adventure stealth video game originally released in 1987 by Konami for the MSX2 computer in Japan and parts of Europe. Considered to be the progenitor of the stealth game genre, it was the first video game designed by Hideo Kojima, who would go on to direct most of its sequels.

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DOS (1990)

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Commodore 64 (1990)

Metal_Gear_Commodore64_EN.7z (158KB)

Additional files, patches and fixes

Metal Gear NES Manual (English)

Metal Gear MSX Manual (English)

Metal Gear MSX Manual 2 (English)

Metal Gear Screenshots

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