By Samit Sarkar on May 17, 2013 05.17.13
Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection, a bundle containing the entire Metal Gear Solid franchise, will be released July 9 for $49.99 exclusively on PlayStation 3, publisher Konami announced today. The company unveiled the package last month and said at the time that it planned to launch the collection in June. The Legacy Collection celebrates 25 years of the Metal Gear franchise. It includes five Metal Gear Solid games, plus updated versions of the MSX2 titles Metal Gear and Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake: Metal Gear, 1987 (in Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition) Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake, 1990 (in Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition) Metal Gear Solid, 1998 Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions, 1999 Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, 2001 (in Metal Gear Solid HD Collection) Metal Gear...
By Samit Sarkar on Feb 22, 2013 02.22.13
Hideo Kojima is considering making Metal Gear spinoffs, with Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater's The Boss potentially next in line for a starring role, reports VG247. "I may make more spin-offs," said Kojima. The Boss (above right), an antagonist in Snake Eater, is a possible candidate for her own game, a title Kojima said he "personally [wants] to do. "But it's not something I will make a habit of," he added. Kojima served as executive producer on the Platinum Games-developed Metal Gear spinoff Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, which launched earlier this week on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Kojima and artist Yoji Shinkawa attended the game's U.K. launch event at a GAME location in London last night.