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Hideo Kojima explains Phantom Pain fake-out, why David Hayter isn't in Metal Gear Solid 5

By Steve Watts, Mar 29, 2013 8:30am PDT

Metal Gear series creator Hideo Kojima talks about the reveal for Metal Gear Solid 5, using this game to "recreate" the series, and how exactly it relates to Ground Zeroes.


""The campaign for Metal Gear Solid 5 kicked off during last year, when a trailer debuted for ..."

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Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain and Ground Zeroes are two different games

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 28, 2013 4:15pm PDT

"Ground Zeroes and The Phantom Pain are two separate games. Ground Zeroes will actually be a prologue to The Phantom Pain."


"I still say that Ground Zeroes is a PSVita (and maybe other portables) game and The Phantom Pain ..."

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Breaking down Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 28, 2013 12:00pm PDT

We break down the reveal trailer of The Phantom Pain to see where the Metal Gear Solid franchise is going in its next numbered game.


"Perhaps you should travel back in memory lane to the end of MGS 4. You might be surprised at ..."

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The Phantom Pain is Metal Gear Solid 5, developed by Kojima Productions

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 27, 2013 11:09am PDT

So, guess Moby Dick Studio wasn't real after all.


"I loved playing Peace Walker on the train and I think it's a very fun game. I loved making a ..."

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow PC spotted in Steam registry

By Steve Watts, Mar 18, 2013 2:45pm PDT

A Steam registry update suggests the possibility that Castlevania: Lords of Shadow is coming to PC.


"Not even close to NES Castlevania 1 difficultly standards, but it does have its moments. The ..."

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The Phantom Pain built on Kojima's Fox Engine

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 15, 2013 6:45am PDT

Ooh, what a merry chase The Phantom Pain is leading us on. Is it all an elaborate ruse for a new Metal Gear game? Is it happy coincidence that the first name of developer Moby Dick Studio's CEO, Joakim Mogren, is an anagram of "Kojima?" One thing's now for certain: the game ...


"Phantom Pain has got to be a companion to Ground Zeroes. IE they are the same game. They gotta be!"

- lukej1337 see all 3 comments

Next-gen Pro Evolution Soccer to use Kojima's Fox Engine

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 14, 2013 1:00pm PDT

With a new generation of consoles looming, what can Konami do to get its football game in top shape? Get help from Kojima Productions, of course.


"You can Download this game for free from Mygame9.com get it now guys.."

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Jetstream and Blade Wolf DLC in April

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 14, 2013 6:00am PDT

As expected, publisher Konami has confirmed that the two Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance DLC packs starring Jetstream Sam and Blade Wolf, which it announced a while back for Japan, will indeed come westward. They're due to arrive on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 "starting this A...


Look at Metal Gear Rising's silly DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 11, 2013 2:21pm PDT

Tomorrow, PS3 owners will be able to pick up their free exclusive DLC for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Take a sneak peek at the game's zany add-on content.


"I have it and have played about an hour so far. It's enjoyable and it has that goofy Metal Gear ..."

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate review: Pale reflection

By Steve Watts, Mar 08, 2013 12:00pm PST

Our Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate takes a look at the gap-bridging installment between the first game and the upcoming Lords of Shadow 2.


"Here's the thing. The game is fun to play. I not beholden to any particular story of the ..."

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance 'VR Missions' coming next week

By Steve Watts, Mar 07, 2013 8:00am PST

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance's PS3-exclusive VR missions will launch March 12, and be free for a limited time.


Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance review: ripped apart

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 19, 2013 12:00am PST

Platinum Games, developer of cult action hits like Bayonetta and Vanquish, clearly have the chops to make a great action game. But, can they make a great game that lives up to the Metal Gear name? Not quite.


"I think you got it right. I'm pretty sure Doktor even says specifically "Since you can't ..."

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Castlevania: Mirror of Fate demo coming February 28

By Steve Watts, Feb 14, 2013 8:15am PST

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate is coming on March 5, but you can try it a little earlier with a demo on February 28.


"I'll raise a glass to that. In the mean time, I'll be playing the 3DS version."

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Castlevania: Mirror of Fate created in HD, other releases to be 'considered'

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2013 1:40pm PST

Dave Cox, studio head for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate, says they would "absolutely" consider putting the game on HD consoles.


"I was actually more interested in the news that Nintendo has an exclusivity deal with Konami on ..."

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Metal Gear Rising gets 30 exclusive VR missions on PS3

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 04, 2013 11:30am PST

The PS3 version of Metal Gear Rising will include exclusive DLC VR missions. The PlayStation-only pack adds 30 new missions to the game, a bonus that should easily sway any multi-console owners.