English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Main > Retrogaming General Discussion

 
 
Thread Tools
Old 23 September 2008, 19:02   #1
jharrison
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: australia
Posts: 98
Metal Gear (the 8-bit original)

which version would you say is better? more challenging? what are the significant differences, if there are any?C64 or NES
jharrison is offline  
AdSense AdSense  
Old 23 September 2008, 20:08   #2
s2325
Zone Friend

s2325's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Gargore
Age: 37
Posts: 17,805
I think MSX version was first
s2325 is offline  
Old 23 September 2008, 20:46   #3
Retroplay
Lemon Curry ?

Retroplay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Denmark
Posts: 2,928
Yup, and the best.
Metal Gear - MSX2
Solid Snake - Metal Gear 2 - MSX2
English fan translations are available for both games.
Retroplay is offline  
Old 23 September 2008, 23:59   #4
jharrison
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: australia
Posts: 98
Quote:
Originally Posted by s2325 View Post
I think MSX version was first
you are right and the MSX being the only with the "true" sequelNES' snake's revenge wouldn't be so bad if it wasn't so easy :

Last edited by jharrison; 24 September 2008 at 00:05.
jharrison is offline  
Old 24 September 2008, 01:08   #5
turrican3
Moon 1969 = amiga 1985

turrican3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: belgium
Age: 41
Posts: 3,153
yes the msx one is the best
turrican3 is offline  
Old 24 September 2008, 01:56   #6
jharrison
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: australia
Posts: 98
so the C64 and NES version pretty much identical?
jharrison is offline  
Old 24 September 2008, 02:02   #7
s2325
Zone Friend

s2325's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Gargore
Age: 37
Posts: 17,805
http://www.mobygames.com/game/metal-gear/screenshots
s2325 is offline  
Old 24 September 2008, 03:52   #8
OddbOd
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Australia
Age: 40
Posts: 663
Quote:
Originally Posted by Retroplay View Post
English fan translations are available for both games.
Or alternatively there's the official English versions included with MGS3:Subsistence.
OddbOd is offline  
Old 24 September 2008, 05:32   #9
redblade
Zone Friend

redblade's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Middle Earth
Age: 33
Posts: 1,046
yep get the MSX versions, clocked them in 2003 on my laptop, and clocked the NES versions on my Amiga using CoolNES
redblade is offline  
AdSense AdSense  
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Metal Gear retroTM project.aGTW 11 28 October 2007 00:13
Metal Gear Movie confirmed Solid Snake Retrogaming General Discussion 11 15 February 2007 14:38
Metal Gear games Solid Snake Retrogaming General Discussion 1 29 August 2006 10:00
Metal Gear series Shatterhand Retrogaming General Discussion 14 30 October 2002 15:09
Metal Gear Shatterhand Nostalgia & memories 2 25 June 2001 18:51

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 13:46.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Page generated in 0.13548 seconds with 11 queries