Hideo Kojima heading to Dubai for Metal Gear 25th anniversary

In celebration of Metal Gear Solid's 25th anniversary, creator and director Hideo Kojima will visit Dubai for a press conference and an exclusive event open to fans, according to a recent press release from Konami's sole distributor in the Middle East, Pluto Games.

The press conference will take place on Jan. 17 at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, with the fan event following on Jan. 18 at Geekay Games in Mirdif City Centre. Event attendees will have the chance to meet Kojima and get a limited edition signed poster, as well as view several items in Konami and Kojima Production collection.

The next game from Kojima, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, will release for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on Feb. 19 in North America and Feb. 22 in Europe. You can check out our hands-on preview here.

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