When members of the PF squad parachuted into their village, the Hunters decided to defend their homes and attack the PF squad. They can withstand few rounds before going down. They also prefer to use crude weapons in favor of the most common weaponry.
Cleaver Hunters: They use butcher cleavers to attack the enemy.
Dynamite Hunters: They throw dynamite sticks that explode after some seconds.
Boat Hunters: They dive using boats made of oil barrels. They also use dynamite sticks to attack.
- Their attacks and animations are recycled from the Arabians from Metal Slug 2 and Metal Slug X, the Japanese from Metal Slug 3, the Pirates from Metal Slug 4 and the Natives from Metal Slug 5.
- According to their art gallery entry in Metal Slug 6, they were supposed to wear hunter hats and to use rifles. For some reason they got changed into what they are now.
- These are the only human enemies that doesn't appeared in both Metal Slug Defense and Metal Slug Attack.
|Human||Rebel Infantry | Arabian Infantry | Samurai Infantry | Pirates | Scientists | Ptolemaic Infantry | Natives | Hunters | Future Rebels|
|Undead||Mummies (Mummy Generator) | Dog Mummy | Mutated Soldiers | Zombies | Tar Man | Clones|
|Mutant||Bat | Chowmein-Conga | Ohumein-Conga | Enormous Moray | Jellyfish | Flying Killer | Man Eater | Huge Locust | Sasquatch | Maggot | Big Snail | Giant Caterpillar | Squid | Huge Ivy|
|Alien||Monoeye | Ring Laser Mecha | Hopper Mecha | Mars Mecha | Mars People | Big Eye | UFO | Mini-UFO | Invader Squad | Winged Invader | Flying Parasite | Hunter Walker | Hunter Lord | Scavenger | Crab-Tank | Vanguard | Smasher | Invader UFO | Indestructible UFO | Flying Core|