Missiles appear in every single Metal Slug Game, and like pretty much every other lethal enemy projectiles, the missiles can kill the player upon contact. Most missiles can be destroyed or moved back by shooting at it. Missiles are used by variety of enemy vehicles, as well as by the player-controlled vehicles and special weapons.
Types of Missiles
Field Missile: This is the most common type of missile in all of Metal Slug series, for it is both used as a weapon for the player and the enemy. The sprite is used for the field weapon Rocket Launcher. This missile is also used by Flying Tara as a homing missile that chases the player.
Sneaker Missile: This missile appears in the Final Mission of Metal Slug 2/X and third mission of Metal Slug 3 if player take Ostrich Slug route. These missiles appear from the bottom of the screen and ascend to the top of the screen. It is the hardest one to destroy by bullets.
This missile is used as a secondary weapon R - shobu