Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Metal Gear Solid

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance shows off blades, cyborgs in trailers

Konami has released two new trailers for the upcoming Metal Gear spinoff, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. The videos, High-Frequency Blades and Cyborg Troops, are a little over a minute each and feature some of the moves capable with the new combat system and a sample of the cyborg soldiers that will be on the receiving end of those thrusts and slashes.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo launching next week

Konami has announced that they will be releasing the playable demo of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance that was included with the Zone of the Enders HD Collection on Live and PSN on January 22. The demo allows players to experience a portion of the first chapter, which will introduce them to a new half-cyborg Raiden and his band of military contractors. The action-heavy title will offer Metal Gear-style storytelling with PlatinumGames-style action, which, going by the demo, could make for a rowdily wordy good time.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Raiden guts a few cyborgs in new Metal Gear Rising screens, trailer

Konami has released some new screenshots and footage from PlatinumGames’ Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. The Metal Gear spinoff features Raiden, freshly rebuilt from a severe mauling, waging war against the private military contractor Desperado Enterprises.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Limited Edition announced

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (360, PS3) Worldwide Release Announcement - Screenshot 6

Following their announcement of a Limited Edition version of Zone of the Enders HD Collection, Konami has revealed that Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance will be receiving its own Limited Edition release. The premium version of the Kojima Productions and PlatinumGames’ co-developed entry will be available for 360 and PS3 and include the game, soundtrack, two-sided Steelbook, and oddly enough, a katana blade plasma lamp.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance ship date, new screens released

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (360, PS3) Worldwide Release Announcement - Screenshot 1

Konami has announced that the next entry in the Metal Gear series, the Kojima Productions and PlatinumGames co-developed Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, will be hitting store shelves on February 19. In addition to the release date, Konami also released a new batch of screenshots showing off the new action-oriented approach.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots now sporting trophy support

Metal Gear Solid 4 (PS3) Trophy Support Announcement - Screenshot 1

As if you needed another reason to take Liquid Ocelot down a peg, trophies have been added to Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots. The 34 digital lures will be automatically added after logging into PSN. Players can look forward to being rewarded for such activities as finding Easter Eggs, viewing all model posters, going through the game multiple times, and getting a little too familiar during the final battle.

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PlayStation 3 News

Metal Gear Solid HD line heading to Live Games on Demand, PSN

Metal Gear Solid (360, PS3, PS Vita) HD Collection Download Schedule - Screenshot 1

The HD versions of the Metal Gear Solid series will be available at digital outlets soon, via Live Games on Demand for 360 and PSN for PS3 and PS Vita. Konami has announced the launch dates for all included titles: Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, and Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker. The full schedule is available below.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Vita News, Xbox 360 News

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection available for PS Vita (!)

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection (PSVita) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 3-2

The Vita is getting its first taste of Metal Gear today with the release of Metal Gear Solid HD Collection. Available in retail and by download, the $39.99 set includes Metal Gear Solid 3: Sons of Liberty and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater. Both games have received a graphical upgrade, as well as tweaks for Vita-only features, including touchscreen support. Owners of the PlayStation 3 version of the HD Collection can take advantage of Transfarring to swap their save data between the home and portable versions.

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PlayStation Vita News

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection hitting PS Vita on June 12

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection (PSVita) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 2-1

After months of teasing with screenshots and increasingly narrower release windows, Konami has finally announced the launch day for Metal Gear Solid HD Collection: June 12. Vita players have a little less than a month to prepare themselves for some (more) portable adventures with Snake and Raiden.

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PlayStation Vita News

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection slated for June, new screens released

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection (PSVita) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 3-1

Snake and Raiden will be making their way to the Vita this summer when Metal Gear Solid HD Collection hits store shelves this June. The compilation includes enhanced versions of Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, with both featuring enhanced graphics, support for the touchscreen and touchpad, and the ability to transfer saves between the PS3 and Vita versions of HD Collection.

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PlayStation Vita News