Metal Gear Solid

PS1, PS3 / Action / Release: Sep 30, 1998 / ESRB: U

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Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection coming to PS3 in July for $50

Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection coming to PS3 in July for $50

Konami announced today that Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection will hit the PlayStation 3 on July 9, just barely missing its earlier stated target of June. As previously reported, the collection includes Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Solid 2: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions, and Metal Gear Solid 4: Trophy Edition. The original MSX Metal Gear and Metal Gear 2 are playable through MGS3. The two graphic novels from Ashley Woods detail the events of MGS1 and MGS2, and were previously only released on the PSP in North America.

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Metal Gear Solid Legacy includes motion comics for players who struggle

Metal Gear Solid Legacy includes motion comics for players who struggle

While music, films, or paintings from a century ago are as accessible as ever, video games' constant evolution means releases from even a decade ago can be frustrating to play. That's why Konami includes graphical novel adaptations of the first two Metal Gear Solid games in The Legacy Collection: so people who struggle with those quaint late-'90s controls can still "watch MGS."

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Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection coming to PS3, includes eight games

Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection coming to PS3, includes eight games

Konami has officially announced Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection, a PS3-exclusive compilation of Hideo Kojima's revered stealth series. Included in the 25th anniversary bundle are eight games: Metal Gear, Metal Gear 2, Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Solid 2: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions, and Metal Gear Solid 4: Trophy Edition. In addition, two digital graphic novels will also be thrown in.

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'Metal Gear Solid Legacy Collection' rated, teased

'Metal Gear Solid Legacy Collection' rated, teased

The Metal Gear series is no stranger to compilations. With four numbered games and an endless number of spin-offs, Hideo Kojima's saga has been collected in a number of retail packages: Essential and HD. However, another one may be coming soon: "Legacy."

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Metal Gear Solid movie back on with Avi Arad

Metal Gear Solid movie back on with Avi Arad

There have been several attempts at a Metal Gear Solid movie over the years, and one terrifying prank involving Uwe Boll, but one's properly in production now at Columbia Pictures. Avi Arad, who's produced two decades of Marvel's comic book movies--both good and bad--is attached, and quite enthusiastic.

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Kojima conflicted on Metal Gear Solid remake

Kojima conflicted on Metal Gear Solid remake

Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima has heard your cries for a remake of the original game, but personally feels conflicted about the prospect. He says the idea interests him as a producer, but creatively he would want to be hands-off the project if it ever came to fruition.

"There are a lot of people wanting remakes of the original, and as producer I want to answer those calls" said Kojima. "But as a creator I'm not very interested in going back."

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Hideo Kojima to Continue Working on Metal Gear Solid

Konami USA has confirmed to Shacknews that "Hideo Kojima will continue working on Metal Gear Solid games," though the company would not clarify if this meant Kojima would be writing or directing future entries.

During the E3 2010 roundtable discussion with Shigenobu Matsuyama, the producer of Metal Gear Solid Rising, a question was raised about Rising's place within the Metal Gear Solid canon.To this, Mr. Matsuyama's response, via translator, seemed to hint the franchise creator Hideo Kojima might not be done with MGS. Read more »

"I'm pretty damn sure that there's going to be another "Snake" in future MGS games.... probably ..."
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Metal Gear Solid Coming to PlayStation Network

Continuing its spree of Metal Gear Solid news, Konami has announced that the original PSone title Metal Gear Solid is set to come to the PlayStation Network this month.

Arriving on June 17, the classic stealth game will be priced at $9.99 for the PlayStation 3 and PSP. Konami also noted that Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots will be available under the PlayStation 3 Greatest Hits label from June 16 for $30.

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"i dont get it is the game going to be as it was on the ps1 or in HD?"
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Inmate Escapes Jail By Way of Cardboard Box

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A 42-year-old Turkish man has escaped from a German prison through the clever use of a cardboard box.

The man hid in the box at the end of a shift of his prison job of making stationery and was carried out by a courier service along with other boxes, reports the BBC. Read more »

""huh? is this all there is to load? Hmm, stationary storage building.""
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