With his last words being "Metal Gear," Fox-Hound's best agent Gray Fox goes missing in action. After three days, Commander Big Boss sends in the rookie Solid Snake deep in South Africa to infiltrate the enemy fortress Outer Heaven and carry out two objectives: rescue Gray Fox, and destroy the bipedal tank Metal Gear.
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I feel asleep!
In the MSX version of the game, the player receives a message from Big Boss swearing vengeance after the credits. See more
In August 2004, the game was released in Japan for download on cellular phones. This version, a port of the original MSX release, includes an infinite ammo bandanna and a "Boss Survival" mode. See more
Referenced in Hard Corps: Uprising