Metal Gear Solid 3DS launches February 21

Metal Gear Solid Snake Eater 3D will sneak into stores on February 21 in North America, Konami has announced. A European launch is expected on March 8.

The Nintendo 3DS-exclusive version brings 2004's PS2 title to handhelds for the first time, utilizing the platform's 3D features and, Konami has confirmed, "make use of the new Circle Pad pro accessory."

As for exclusive features, Metal Gear Solid Snake Eater 3D will include an "all-new camouflage photography system," which gives players the ability photograph real-world items with the 3DS camera and create a camo suit based on the image. The 3DS version will also offer "easier access to Snake's inventory," by placing it on the bottom screen.

Snake Eater 3D will also take advantage of Nintendo's awkward Circle Pad Pro add-on.

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