Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Metal Gear

Metal Gear Rising trailers released, PS3 VR Missions DLC revealed

Two more videos have been released for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Unmanned Gears and Unique Weapons. Unmanned Gears is available above, but to check out all of the recent videos, head over to the official Youtube channel. In addition, Konami also announced PS3-exclusive DLC, VR Missions. The set of 30 new missions will be based around the original Metal Gear Solid’s VR Missions and feature new stages that mix combat and stealth training. The Dwarf Gekko will also be playable.

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DLC, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

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

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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

Comic-Con ’12: Konami – Metal Gear Rising, New Little King’s Story

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (360, PS3) Comic-Con 2012 Screens - Screenshot 2

Konami is showing off a number of titles at this year’s Comic-Con, and has released several screens for those unable to attend. The latest batch includes shots from Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, New Little King’s Story, and Silent Hill Book of Memories.

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3DS, Convention, PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Vita News, Xbox 360 News

E3 2012 – Konami: Castlevania: LoS 2, Metal Gear Rising demo

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 (360, PS3) Announcement - Screenshot 1

Konami held their pre-E3 show last night and kicked the expo off with a number of announcements. Castlevania, Metal Gear Solid, and the Karoke series were all accounted for, as well as news that a new studio has launched to focus on mobile gaming and all things social.

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3DS, Convention, PlayStation 3 News, Wii News, Xbox 360 News

Hideo Kojima & Co. to meet and greet at San Diego Comic-Con 2011

Comic Con 2011 Kojima Productions Meet and Greet Announcement header

Heading to San Diego Comic-Con 2011? Want to meet Hideo Kojima? Lucky you! The man himself will be holding court at a signing event on Thursday, July 21 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in room 16 AB. It might be tough to get a spot—no lining up before 11—but those who do will get a chance to meet not only Mr. Metal Gear Solid but also other members of Kojima Productions. Joining him for the signing session will be the studio’s art director, Yoji Shinkawa, and the actress behind the voices of Raging Raven and Strangelove, Yumi Kikuchi.

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