Metal Gear Solid Series News


Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes preview: streamlined stealth

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 06, 2013 12:01am PDT

Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes streamlines the franchise's stealth action and moves it to an open world. But does it lose some of its soul in the process?


"Glad to see that Kojima is streamlining the mechanics to make the stealth gameplay more fluid. ..."

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Producer Avi Arad outlines Uncharted, Metal Gear, and Mass Effect movies

By Steve Watts, Aug 30, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Producer Avi Arad has outlined the timelines and some of his favored story beats for movies based on Uncharted, Metal Gear Solid, and Mass Effect.


"Well, no, because humanity was part of the Federation along with the Vulcans and other races, ..."

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Metal Gear Rising follow-up interest gauged in survey

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance was a fun slice of action, and Konami is gauging interest in a potential sequel, according to a poll the publisher has put out.


"Yeah, I didn't like that so much. Although I can't fault them for being thorough."

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Metal Gear Solid 5 to have fewer cutscenes

By Steve Watts, Jun 14, 2013 1:15pm PDT

Hideo Kojima says that Metal Gear Solid 5 will have "less cutscenes" due to the open-world environment. He compared the other games to movies, and this one to episodes of a TV show.


"I don't know if I have another Metal Gear Solid game in me. I find they are brilliant games, ..."

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Metal Gear Online being developed alongside MGS5

By Steve Watts, Jun 14, 2013 11:45am PDT

A new Metal Gear Online is in development alongside the Metal Gear Solid 5, Kojima has revealed.


Metal Gear Solid 5 will allow 'user-generated missions,' Kojima says

By John Keefer, Jun 13, 2013 3:45pm PDT

Series creator Hideo Kojima apparently has some ulterior motives for bringing Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain into an open-world environment. He wants to incorporate mobile devices into the MGS5 experience, along with user-created content.


"I like this "let mobile users play too" trend that seems to be happening lately. All i do is sit ..."

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Metal Gear Solid 5 E3 trailer is brilliant; confirms Xbox One

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 10, 2013 12:38pm PDT

Confirming at E3 that Metal Gear Solid V was indeed coming to Xbox One would not be exciting; we'd all already guessed that. What was jolly ruddy flipping exciting was how Microsoft announced at during its pre-E3 press conference: with a fantastic wonderful lovely gameplay t...


"This is the only HD game that came out of E3 that really impressed me with the new gameplay ..."

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Kiefer Sutherland to voice Snake in Metal Gear Solid 5: Phantom Pain

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2013 10:14am PDT

Kiefer Sutherland will be playing Solid Snake in Metal Gear Solid: The Phantom Pain.


"before I saw the check of $7019, I have faith ...that...my sister was realey taking home money ..."

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

By Steve Watts, May 17, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection is coming to the PlayStation 3 on July 9 for $49.99. It includes eight games, two digital graphic novels, and an art book.


Metal Gear Solid Legacy includes motion comics for players who struggle

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 30, 2013 11:15am PDT

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 ...


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

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 22, 2013 11:45am PDT

Konami has officially announced Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection, a PS3-exclusive compilation of Hideo Kojima's revered stealth series.


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'Metal Gear Solid Legacy Collection' rated, teased

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2013 10:45am PDT

A rating and tweeted picture from Hideo Kojima seem to hint at a "Metal Gear Solid Legacy Collection," which could be a more comprehensive set than previous compilations.


"Yes please.... Currently playing the Metal Gear Vita HD version and loven it! "

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Metal Gear Rising Jetstream DLC out today for $10

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 09, 2013 12:00pm PDT

As promised, the first real expansion pack for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is out today. The "Jetstream" DLC follows the exploits of Jetstream Sam in a side story that explains his origins and promises "multiple hours of gameplay."


Former voice of Solid Snake 'bummed' about Metal Gear Solid 5

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 02, 2013 9:00am PDT

When Kojima Productions debuted Metal Gear Solid 5, many fans were surprised (nay, upset) to discover that Hayter would not return for the upcoming game. However, perhaps no one was more surprised than Hayter himself.


"MAYBE... its hard to say. the MGS 4 ending wasnt him, and it was fine. if it truly is a big ..."

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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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