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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


Kojima wanted Grey Fox to star in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 21, 2013 11:30am PST

Stabby spin-off Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance could have starred a very different cyborg ninja, Hideo Kojima has said: series veteran Gray Fox. The Metal Gear creator has said he fancied seeing the former FOXHOUND member with those fabulous new shiny metal buttocks, but as ...


Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance trailer brings bosses

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 18, 2013 10:30am PST

Zany bosses are a hallmark of the Metal Gear series so while Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance may spin-off in a wildly different, stabby direction, rest assured that you'll still get to duff up some right proper weirdoes. A new Japanese trailer from publisher Konami shows off ...


Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo next week

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 15, 2013 6:45am PST

Konami released the Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo ages ago exclusively to people who bought the Zone of the Enders HD Collection, but now has a pegged a firm date for its proper release. Come January 22, all and sundry on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 will get to enjoy a ...


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The Phantom Pain 'alternate' trailer: an excuse to watch it again

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 21, 2012 9:40am PST

Moby Dick Studio has released an "alternate" version of The Phantom Pain's VGA debut trailer.


Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo coming January

By Steve Watts, Dec 14, 2012 10:30am PST

A demo for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance will be coming to PSN and XBL next January, for those who opted not to spring for the Zone of Enders HD Collection, which included the demo.


How stealth came back into Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 11, 2012 11:05am PST

Platinum's Atsushi Inaba revealed that the team had to add stealth back into MGR: Revengeance because it would have become "very dull" if it was all-action all the time.


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How cyborgs helped Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance avoid censorship

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 10, 2012 12:05pm PST

The smoke from Metal Gear Solid 4 has cleared, but there are still traces of the Patriots project that remain scattered around the world. They re-emerge in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, led by a hulking cybernetic warmonger named Sundowner. Long-time MGS supporting charact...


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Castlevania: Mirror of Fate coming March 5

By Steve Watts, Dec 07, 2012 8:30am PST

Castlevania: Mirror of Fate will release on March 5, 2013, according to a new story trailer for the game.


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Hideo Kojima on the pros and cons of being 'the Metal Gear guy'

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 30, 2012 12:30pm PST

"This may sound pretentious, but I don't like being thought of as 'the Metal Gear guy,'" Hideo Kojima laments.


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Castlevania: Mirror of Fate trailer is so tiny it's scary

By Steve Watts, Oct 31, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate has released a new Halloween trailer.


"This actually look like most of the action plays out in a 2.5D kind of approach. This could be ..."

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