Horror games are all the rage these days, with games like Outlast and Five Nights at Freddy's delivering scares to hordes of players. However, well before the horror genre's recent revival, there were plenty of games out there that scared players.
The official intro cinematic has been unveiled by Konami Digital Entertainment for the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeros or Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. The video is a retread of a lot of what we've already seen before with one striking change: It's in English and we finally get to hear Kiefer Sutherland in the iconic role of Big Boss, known here as Punished Snake.
Konami and Kojima Production's upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was one of the few games demonstrated for the PlayStation brand during the first day of TGS. The video gives a walkthrough of more than 12 minutes of unedited gameplay, showing the complete start and finish of a mission.
Itís a Konami celebration over on the Xbox 360 as the publisher announces a big sale on nearly a dozen of its Games on Demand titles between now and Aug. 26.
The original Metal Gear came out 25 years ago, providing gamers with nearly three decades of tactical espionage action. Now all of that sneaking, hiding and shooting can be experienced in one place as all core Metal Gear games are set to be released in a single package mid-July. It's called Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection, it's 50 bucks, and there's even a new trailer showing off how awesome it is.
GameStop has landed a very enticing exclusive for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Pre-ordering the game through their website or stores will earn you a skin based on the cyborg ninja from the first Metal Gear Solid.
Now here's some interesting news: Konami and Hideo Kojima's latest Metal Gear game, Ground Zeroes, is being advertised for pre-order availability for PC. What's crazy is that there have been no platform confirmations for the game, so it seems odd that a retailer would advertise the pre-order of a game on a platform that hasn't been confirmed by the publisher.
Looks like Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes is a heck of a lot closer to release than originally thought. The game, revealed at the 25th Metal Gear Anniversary event in Japan, has taken over all weekend gaming news as the game to watch. To further satiate the appetite of gamers clamoring for more information and details about the game, Konami released 10 whole minutes of in-engine footage from Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes.
Several big name franchises have sequels announced, while other new franchises could be expanding to multiple gaming platforms. Oh yeah, and a Metal Gear Solid movie is on the way. These stories and much more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.
Rumblings of a Metal Gear Solid film have been bubbling under the surface for a few years now. The film had a director, then it didn't. It had another director, then it didn't. It was going to be made, then it wasn't. Well, now it looks more likely than ever that a MGS is coming down the pipeline, as series creator Hideo Kojima announced a partnership with Columbia Pitctures during the Metal Gear 25th Anniversary event in Japan.
Whoopsie! Someone at Gamespot appears to have jumped the gun this morning with one of their latest videos, revealing a character breakdown for PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale combatant, Raiden.
Three more characters were confirmed for PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale today. Eric Ladin, an actor who supplied the voice of Cole McGrath in inFamous 2, revealed that the lightning-wielding super hero will be making an appearance in the cross-over brawling along with two other popular PlayStation heroes.
This year the Metal Gear series will celebrate its 25th anniversary. Series creator Hideo Kojima can't promise that he'll make MG games for another 25 years but he's going to stay in the industry no matter what.
Another set of PlayStation classics may be resurrected on the PS3 soon. A new report suggests that Konami will be making HD versions of the first Metal Gear Solid games.
Readers may remember that a man escaped from a German prison by hiding in a cardboard box like Solid Snake in November. Want to hear something even more ridiculous? It happened again.