One of Metal Gear Solid's Most Iconic Tropes Was Almost Axed

Looking at its gameplay, Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain and its prologue, Ground Zeroes capture the spirit of the Metal Gear series despite worries arising from director Hideo Kojima's announcement that the game would be open world. However, a staple of the series—the exclamation point—was almost not included… » 9/21/13 10:30am 9/21/13 10:30am

Kojima Talks Metal Gear Solid V, Clones & Sexiness

Following the first live demonstration of Metal Gear Solid 5 at the company's new Los Angeles-based studio, Kojima Productions studio head Hideo Kojima took the stage to graciously answer a few questions from the audience. Joining him were series artist Yoji Shinkawa and actress Stefanie Joosten, who is the face and… » 9/06/13 2:59am 9/06/13 2:59am

We Liveblogged Konami's Pre-E3 Show Right Here

In the usual fashion of events leading up to the big E3 gaming convention (which is, scarily, fast-approaching) Konami is among the handful of publishers hosting a pre-show to reveal what will likely entail some next-gen game announcements. At the very least we know we'll hear more on Metal Gear Solid 5 and, in… » 6/06/13 12:55pm 6/06/13 12:55pm

Is Metal Gear Solid 5 Coming? "Probably...At Some Point"

The cries of "Metal Gear Solid 5 confirmed!" that rang out across the internet last week were silenced today, as the Official PlayStation Magazine reveals what exactly legendary developer Hideo Kojima said regarding a potential sequel in its latest issue. Should you be excited? Probably, at some point. » 11/21/11 12:40pm 11/21/11 12:40pm