Konami News


Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 coming to PS4

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 08, 2014 4:45pm PST

Konami missed next-gen with Pro Evolution Soccer 2014. However, this year's game will be different. An official tweet confirms that a PS4 version...


Metal Gear Solid 5 has rare 'Sexual Violence' ESRB descriptor

By Steve Watts, Jan 07, 2014 7:45am PST

Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes has content that earned it a "Sexual Violence" descriptor from the ESRB, a rating shared by only one other game.


"I await the divisive Penny Arcade strip of the scene and the inevitable shitstorm from various ..."

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance cuts PC on January 9

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 19, 2013 10:10am PST

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, the Platinum-developed action spin-off game starring Raiden, will be available on PC on January 9th.


"I tried this on the PS3 when it was part of the PS+ games. After about an hour of play, I ..."

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Skullgirls publisher switch brings console hiccups

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 18, 2013 6:15am PST

Skullgirls is in for a bumpy spell at the end of the year as it switches publishers, being temporarily delisted from the Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Store before returning as Skullgirls Encore. What exactly this means for its players, and any DLC they own, depends ...


Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes due March 18, Xbox-exclusive mission adds Raiden

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 09, 2013 7:30am PST

In a big marketing-o-rama, it's been revealed that Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes> will launch on March 18, 2014. The blast also includes a new fifteen-minute gameplay trailer, and a peek at an Xbox-exclusive mission which somehow sees the cyborg fighting bodysnatchers.


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Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeros will also have exclusive Xbox content

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 22, 2013 1:45pm PST

Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes will also have exclusive content on Xbox platforms, a new promo video has revealed.


"At least you could pre-order it earlier with the PS4 Brack Friday bunduru."

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Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes getting PlayStation-exclusive 'Deja Vu' mission

By Steve Watts, Nov 14, 2013 9:05pm PST

PlayStation platforms will get an exclusive "Deja Vu" mission in Ground Zeroes, which will let you play as classic (boxy) Snake.


Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes getting exclusive content on PS3 and PS4

By Steve Watts, Nov 12, 2013 10:25am PST

Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes, the prologue to The Phantom Pain, will include PlayStation-exclusive content.


Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes deploys in spring 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 04, 2013 6:30am PST

The relationship between Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes and MGS V: The Phantom Pain has been a little hazy at times, but if you were still confused, today Konami has made it all crystal clear. Ground Zeroes is a separate game, a prologue which will be released in spring 201...


"whaaaaaaaat , so ground zeroes is half a game? spring 2014 seems really close though I'm happy ..."

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 shows off 'Dracula's Vengeance' in new trailer

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 31, 2013 1:15pm PDT

"Dracula's origins, battles, family and past transgressions are revealed as viewers find him at his most vulnerable," Konami says of its latest trailer.


Ground Zeroes will help ease players into Metal Gear Solid 5, Kojima explains

By Steve Watts, Oct 25, 2013 11:30am PDT

Metal Gear Solid 5 will have its groundwork laid by Ground Zeroes, and series creator Hideo Kojima has explained the gameplay and story details that make the prologue so important.


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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Collection pushed to November

By Steve Watts, Oct 09, 2013 9:30am PDT

The Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Collection will be coming November 5, rather than October 29 as originally planned.


"i didn't care for it, but i generally don't like those kinds of games. had zero reason to have ..."

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Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes videos show off daytime mission, Xbox One graphics

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 23, 2013 4:05am PDT

Kojima Productions showcased a new daytime level from Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes at TGS.


Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes video: twelve minutes of PS4 gameplay from TGS

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 19, 2013 6:00am PDT

Kojima Productions showed off a new real-time demo of Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes at Tokyo Game Show today, running on PS4 spec.


"its one game broken into two seasons like breaking bad first ground zeroes, than phantom pain ..."

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Metal Gear Solid 5's open world inspired by tablets

By Steve Watts, Sep 06, 2013 12:35pm PDT

Kojima says that the idea to make Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain an open world game came from looking for ways to integrate second-screen functionality with tablets.


"Interesting how Sony and Nintendo require you to use their devices to do this and XBox ..."

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