Entries in 'metal gear solid' (44)

David Hayter to star in fan-made VR Metal Gear museum

David Hayter to star in fan-made VR Metal Gear museum

A group of fans are working on a VR museum dedicated to Hideo Kojima’s Metal Gear Solid series, and even has the backing of Solid Snake himself.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Apr 7th 2016 at 3:02PM in News
Hayter: 'I've got no particular love for Kojima'

Hayter: 'I've got no particular love for Kojima'

The long-time voice of Metal Gear’s Solid Snake has revealed the hurt he felt at being ejected from the series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2016 at 1:34PM in News
Konami already planning next Metal Gear Solid, report claims

Konami already planning next Metal Gear Solid, report claims

The future of series creator Hideo Kojima remains up in the air, but thoughts internally at Konami have apparently already turned to the next release in the Metal Gear series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2015 at 11:16AM in News
John Carpenter stopped potential CanalPlus Metal Gear Solid lawsuit

John Carpenter stopped potential CanalPlus Metal Gear Solid lawsuit

The many similarities between Escape from New York and Metal Gear Solid would have led to a lawsuit were it not for director John Carpenter.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2015 at 12:45PM in News

Advertisement

Metal Gear Solid V made twice as much as Avengers: Age of Ultron on its launch day

Metal Gear Solid V made twice as much as Avengers: Age of Ultron on its launch day

Hideo Kojima’s video game swansong was twice as successful on its release day than the sequel to one of the biggest movies of all time.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 15th 2015 at 10:06AM in News
Super Mario Maker dethrones Metal Gear Solid 5 in Japanese retail charts

Super Mario Maker dethrones Metal Gear Solid 5 in Japanese retail charts

Super Mario Maker has made quite the impression during its first week on sale in Japan.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 16th 2015 at 2:00PM in News
Metal Gear Solid V sells nearly 500,000 units in Japan

Metal Gear Solid V sells nearly 500,000 units in Japan

Hideo Kojima’s Metal Gear Solid swansong sold almost half a million copies across PS3 and PS4 in its debut week.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 9th 2015 at 2:00PM in News
Margin Makers: Guide to Metal Gear Solid merchandise

Margin Makers: Guide to Metal Gear Solid merchandise

Konami’s stealth-action franchise is one of gaming’s greatest – and 2015 marks the biggest entry in the series yet. MCV gears up with the latest MGS merchandise

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 9th 2015 at 10:00AM in News

Advertisement

Snake Tales: The games industry looks at the legacy of Metal Gear Solid

Snake Tales: The games industry looks at the legacy of Metal Gear Solid

With a legacy stretching back almost three decades, Metal Gear Solid has shaped and inspired the career paths of some of the industry's biggest names.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 8th 2015 at 2:35PM in News
Precious Metal: How Metal Gear Solid came to gaming power

Precious Metal: How Metal Gear Solid came to gaming power

Metal. Gear. Solid. Three words that, when combined, would mean complete gibberish, if it weren’t for the existence of one of gaming’s greatest franchises.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 8th 2015 at 11:33AM in News
CentreSoft closes deal to distribute Metal Gear Solid V

CentreSoft closes deal to distribute Metal Gear Solid V

CentreSoft is braced for a busy September after signing Konami.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 30th 2015 at 9:24AM in News

Advertisement

Limited edition Metal Gear Solid 5 PS4 is exclusive to GAME, costs £365

Limited edition Metal Gear Solid 5 PS4 is exclusive to GAME, costs £365

GAME is hoping that that the special edition Metal Gear Solid 5 PS4 won’t cost you a (bionic) arm and a leg to pick up this September.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 21st 2015 at 9:43AM in News
Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes hints at future difficulties between Kojima and Konami

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes hints at future difficulties between Kojima and Konami

Hideo Kojima may have predicted his clash with Konami more than a year before the publisher erased the Metal Gear Solid creator’s name from his next game.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 21st 2015 at 9:06AM in News
There's a Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain strategy guide on the way

There's a Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain strategy guide on the way

Players looking to explore every nook and cranny of the biggest game in the Metal Gear Solid series yet will be able to get a helping hand.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 15th 2015 at 2:47PM in News
Evidence of micro-transactions in Metal Gear Solid V surfaces

Evidence of micro-transactions in Metal Gear Solid V surfaces

Recent rumblings about micro-transactions in Konami’s upcoming stealth title Metal Gear Solid V appear to have been backed by Sony’s Playstation Store.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 11th 2015 at 10:06AM in News

Advertisement

Metal Gear Solid V PS4 bundles coming to the UK

Metal Gear Solid V PS4 bundles coming to the UK

A limited edition of the PS4 will launch alongside Metal Gear Solid V this September.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 9th 2015 at 2:34PM in News
Margin Makers: Guide to Metal Gear Solid V merchandise

Margin Makers: Guide to Metal Gear Solid V merchandise

Konami’s iconic stealth series returns in September with Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. MCV checks out the new merchandise hitting retail ahead of the anticipated title

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 3rd 2015 at 1:32PM in News
Konami: We are not at all focusing purely on mobile games

Konami: We are not at all focusing purely on mobile games

Konami will be doing more in the mobile games market, but it is not abandoning its console business.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 29th 2015 at 2:00PM in News
Konami reveals 1980s-styled Metal Gear Solid clothing range

Konami reveals 1980s-styled Metal Gear Solid clothing range

Video game clothing specialist Insert Coin has partnered with Konami to bolster its range of Metal Gear Solid apparel.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 8th 2015 at 12:35PM in News
Metal Gear voice actress withdraws 'Kojima fired' claims

Metal Gear voice actress withdraws 'Kojima fired' claims

The voice actress who said that Konami fired Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima has withdrawn the claims.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 13th 2015 at 1:30PM in News
Metal Gear voice actress says Konami 'fired' Hideo Kojima

Metal Gear voice actress says Konami 'fired' Hideo Kojima

The firing of Hideo Kojima was to blame for the recent fallout between the Metal Gear Solid creator and publisher Konami.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 9th 2015 at 2:00PM in News
Metal Gear Solid film secures screenwriter

Metal Gear Solid film secures screenwriter

Sony Pictures has hired screenwriter Jay Basu to pen its upcoming movie adaptation of Metal Gear Solid.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 1st 2015 at 5:02AM in News
Konami tries to explain Kojima Productions snub

Konami tries to explain Kojima Productions snub

The erasing of the Kojima Productions branding from both Metal Gear Solid V and older Metal Gear titles is down to a “change in production organization”, according to Konami.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2015 at 3:08PM in News
Kojima statement commits to Metal Gear Solid V but nothing beyond

Kojima statement commits to Metal Gear Solid V but nothing beyond

Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima has spoken publicly for the first time after the troubles between him and his employer first came to light.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 23rd 2015 at 9:47AM in News