Konami Developing a Metal Gear Solid-Inspired Prosthetic Arm for an Amputee Gamer

Twenty-five-year-old James Young, a passionate gamer, tragically lost his arm in an accident. Now one of the biggest video game companies around is working with roboticists and engineers to make James an amazing new limb inspired by one of his favorite series, and one of the greatest game franchises of all time. »11/11/15 12:30pm11/11/15 12:30pm


Metal Gear Solid Is One Of The Most Fascinating Science Fiction Stories in Any Medium

Metal Gear Solid is an obsession for millions of gamers, with its totally insane science-fiction storytelling. But at its heart, the series has always been about celebrating and questioning the power of technology. The story of Solid Snake, Raiden, and Snake’s evil dad Big Boss (it’s... a long story) isn’t just… »8/31/15 12:30pm8/31/15 12:30pm

Metal Gear Solid Touch Sneaking Into App Store March 19th, Costs $10

Konami has announced that Metal Gear Solid Touch (also known as Time Crisis: The Revenge of Solid Snake) will be available for download next week for a predicable price of $10. The source only mentions a Japanese release, but Kotaku has it from Konami that there'll be a simultaneous US release. [Akihabara] »3/13/09 7:45am3/13/09 7:45am

Custom Metal Gear Solid PS3 Back on eBay, Still Blows Minds for Child's Play Charity

The awesome custom Metal Gear Solid PS3 »11/06/08 8:20pm11/06/08 8:20pm created by our supremely talented is back on eBay after its previous buyer didn't pay up, and it's just as mind-blowing as it was then: Signed by Hideo Kojima, it's painted with carbon fiber and midnight black using a digital camouflage technique and has laser-cut stainless…

Metal Gear Solid Rubber Band Gun Is the Most Badass Way to Take Someone's Eye Out

Are you a big Metal Gear Solid 4 fan? Interested in playing around with Solid Snake's, uh, rubber band gun? Well, a crazy Japanese fan has created a completely metal rubber band gun based on the game, dubbed the Silver Wolf. It even has a laser sight onboard, allowing you to precisely aim at your little brother's… »9/25/08 6:20pm9/25/08 6:20pm

Metal Gear Solid 4 Bluetooth Headset Reviewed (Sounds Like Crap)

No wonder Solid Snake is so grouchy in Metal Gear Solid 4. Sure, the MGS4 Bluetooth headset looks like the most badass one ever, but the sound quality is apparently horrible—like you've been kidnapped and gagged with Liquid Ocelot's underwear. How are you supposed to banter with Roy Campbell while ducking exclamation… »6/06/08 1:30pm6/06/08 1:30pm

First Live Shots of Metal Gear Solid 4 Bluetooth Headset

We've been dreaming of using the Metal Gear Solid 4 Bluetooth headset for secret pantsing missions every since we laid eyes on it. Other than these new shots that will probably self-destruct soon, no new details we didn't already know: Bluetooth 2.0, eight-hour talk time, 160 standby, drops on June 12 with the game… »5/14/08 9:20pm5/14/08 9:20pm

80GB PlayStation 3 Not Exactly Discontinued, Just Bundled With Metal Gear Solid 4

The fact that stores everywhere, including Sony's own SonyStyle, were dropping the 80GB seemed to point to a conclusion that the 80GB was on its way out. Not exactly. As we found out today, the 80GB version is going to be back on June 12, but it's going to be packed with a copy of Metal Gear Solid 4 and a DualShock 3 »2/26/08 5:15pm2/26/08 5:15pm