All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Metal Gear Rising’

‘Metal Gear Rising’ Coming to PC on January 9

Early in 2013 Konami released Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance for consoles. Breaking away from the traditional “tactical espionage action” of the mainline Metal Gear Solid series, Revengeance is a fast-paced hack ‘n slash starring controversial series character Raiden. Today Konami finally announced the release date for the PC version of Revengeance: January 9. The PC version of the game will …

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance DLC Out May 14

Konomi today announced that the next DLC for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance will be out on May 14 for Xbox 360 and May 15 for PlayStation 3. The North American price for the content hasn’t yet been revealed, but the European price will be €6.99 or 560 Microsoft Points. Titled Blade Wolf, the DLC will feature a campaign side-story that …

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance to Get Exclusive PS3 VR Missions

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance may be a cross-platform title, but Sony has gotten Konami to support it as if it were a PlayStation 3 exclusive. Konami today announced that PlayStation 3 owners will get exclusive content for Revengeance. Specifically, 30 VR missions will be available as a bonus for Sony gamers. The look of the levels has, according to Konami, …

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New Metal Gear Rising Trailer Details Boss Weapons

When I was a wee lad, I had an epiphany while playing Mega Man 2 for the first time. Obtaining a boss enemy’s weapon after defeating it was the most perfect style of skill progression for a game of its genre. Not many games then or now employ a similar mechanic, but Metal Gear Rising is bringing it back in …

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New Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Trailers Show Off Locations, Tech

Konami released a demo for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance this week, letting gamers who have already conquered DmC get their hack n’ slash on with a futuristic feel. To help new players ease into the style of the game, Konami today released several new trailers that detail the various aspects of the game’s style. The first trailer seen below details …

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Demo out January 22, 7-Minute Trailer Out Now

Platinum Games today announced that a demo for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. To celebrate the announcement, the developer has released a seven-minute trailer for the title, edited by Hideo Kojima himself. The trailer features both cut-scenes and actual gameplay, so it should be a fairly good look at what the game is about. Sure, the dialogue’s kind of cheesy, but …

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New Metal Gear Rising Trailer is Not Subtle

The Tokyo game show is in full-swing this week, and though the content of the show is heavily Japanese-centric and loaded with game announcements for many titles that will never be released outside of Japan, often us gamers in the west can catch a glimpse of what is to come from some of the bigger Japanese game publishers such as …

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Raiden Confirmed For PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale

He’s not the thunder god you may be thinking of, but Raiden has officially joined the cast of Sony’s upcoming PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale. The younger special forces agent from the Metal Gear series of games will grace the fighting game with his cybernetic armor and sword. The announcement came in a gameplay interview given to Gamespot by Seth Killian, …

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Gamescom 2012: Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Seeks To Redefine Action Games

Gamescom is sometimes like a really bad sequel to E3. Some of the announcements seem rushed or they just show the exact same footage that we saw just a few months ago at E3. This year, Gamescom has been different. It’s like a good sequel that expands upon what we loved in the first, but gives us more. Following that …

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Gets Amazing New Trailer

I will be the first to say that I was skeptical when Metal Gear Rising was first announced. I didn’t know if Kojima Productions had the chops to make a full-out sword-based action combat game. It turns out I was right as the game was quietly shelved only to be picked up a few months later by the absolute genius …

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