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News: Silent Hills' Latest Easter Egg Is Quite Literally Out of This World

Silent Hills' Latest Easter Egg Is Quite Literally Out of This World

Twilight zone

Incredibly, people are still pulling secrets out of last week’s Silent Hills playable teaser. Considering that the demo was built by Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima, it’s perhaps no real surprise – but this latest Easter egg maintains a long running tradition. If you’ve played a Silent Hill game before, you’ll know that...

News: Is Horror Sequel Silent Hills a PS4 Exclusive?

Is Horror Sequel Silent Hills a PS4 Exclusive?

Scream in silence

The whole Rise of the Tomb Raider mess appears to have caused some confusion in the console exclusives space, so let us teach you a very valuable lesson: if Sony doesn’t scream ‘Only on PlayStation’ after revealing a project, then it’s going to end up elsewhere. Firms may use doublespeak to confuse their message – we...

Live: Watch the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Gamescom 2014 Preview Show Right Here

Watch the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Gamescom 2014 Preview Show Right Here

Box clever

Once more with feeling. Gamescom 2014 is far from over, but this is the last livestream of the week, we’re afraid. Join us as Hideo Kojima and Geoff Keighley open the cardboard box on PlayStation 4 title Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain from 19:00PM BST (11:00AM PDT#MGSVTPP #MetalGearSolid #PS4 #Gamescom2014

News: Unsurprisingly, Metal Gear Solid Still Sells Best on PlayStation Platforms

Unsurprisingly, Metal Gear Solid Still Sells Best on PlayStation Platforms

PS4 version of Ground Zeroes triples Xbox One numbers

Series creator Hideo Kojima may like popping up during Microsoft press conferences, but Metal Gear Solid will always belong on PlayStation platforms. As part of Konami’s latest financial report, the publisher has revealed that Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes sold three times as much on the...

News: News Network Mistakenly Uses Metal Gear Solid Screens in Child Soldiers Report

News Network Mistakenly Uses Metal Gear Solid Screens in Child Soldiers Report

Raiden people use their brains?

Kojima Productions, the Konami subsidiary responsible for the Metal Gear Solid series, has proudly flaunted the photorealistic elements of its internally developed FOX Engine over the past few years – but it’s received its biggest vote of confidence yet courtesy of a cock up during a news broadcast. In a...

Video: Will David Hayter Star in PS4's Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain After All?

Will David Hayter Star in PS4's Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain After All?

Solid theory

Metal Gear Solid overlord Hideo Kojima loves a good ruse – and we reckon that he’s up to his old tricks again. David Hayter, otherwise known as the voice of Solid Snake and Big Boss, may have been rather publicly ‘replaced’ by 24 star Kiefer Sutherland in his familiar role, but is this just another Phantom Pain-esque troll from...

News: Pro Evo Soccer 2015 Will Stride Onto The Next-Gen Pitch On June 25th

Pro Evo Soccer 2015 Will Stride Onto The Next-Gen Pitch On June 25th

First gameplay reveal is coming this month

Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer series was once the toast of the footballing world, effortlessly beating its bitter rival FIFA with a combination of slick skills, stunning visuals and intense realism. However, in recent seasons the franchise has lost its match fitness, while EA's famous brand has gone from...

Feature: Five Reasons Why Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Should Be on Your PS4 Wishlist

Five Reasons Why Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Should Be on Your PS4 Wishlist

There's no Snake oil here

Konami just wrapped up a live broadcast of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’s behind-closed-doors PlayStation 4 gameplay demo from E3 2014. Originally shown to journalists in Los Angeles last week, the footage showed protagonist Big Boss storming a sandy base, recruiting some troops, and rescuing a hostage. It all...

E3 2014: This Sheep Won't Be the Only One Flying in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

This Sheep Won't Be the Only One Flying in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

Woolly jumper

We love to have a little fun with our games here at Push Square, and a first look at Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's gameplay shows our antics won't be limited to killing guards while they drool over naughty magazines. Over on Konami's YouTube channel, dedicated fans were able to get a sneak peek at the exclusive 30 minute de

E3 2014: Metal Gear Solid V's Latest Trailer Is About As Epic As You'd Expect

Metal Gear Solid V's Latest Trailer Is About As Epic As You'd Expect

Planet Kojima

Never one to shy away from the most bombastic, outrageous promotional trailers that you can possibly imagine, Metal Gear is a series that's always drowning in emotional and downright ridiculous story telling. Unsurprisingly, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's E3 offering lives up to the franchise's pedigree. With a wailing...

Review: Yu-Gi-Oh! Millennium Duels (PlayStation Network)

Yu-Gi-Oh! Millennium Duels (PlayStation Network)

Pick a card

Trading card games are everywhere these days, mostly thanks to smartphones and the free-to-play model. Yu-Gi-Oh! Millennium Duels looks to present the genre in a more traditional way. With thousands upon thousands of cards available to collect and utilise in battle, as well as both single player and online modes, it’d be easy to spend...

News: You Can Download Free DLC for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Right Now

You Can Download Free DLC for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Right Now

Raiden solo

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is a short game. Or at least, that's what some people would have you believe. Others would argue that the tactical title provides hours upon hours of replay value, and a robust set of challenges to complete. Whatever your stance, we're pretty sure that no one will be complaining about the title's...

News: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Moved 278k Units Last Month in US

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Moved 278k Units Last Month in US

Snake oil

The core campaign in Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes may match the length of the average episode of Game of Thrones, but that’s not stopped publisher Konami from selling 278,000 copies of the jumped-up demo in the United States last month. The title finished sixth in last night’s March NPD report, but still sold reasonably well –...

News: Here's How Kojima Made Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Look So Foxy

Here's How Kojima Made Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Look So Foxy

Graphical grunt

Do you want to know how Hideo Kojima made Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes look so good? Are you eager to learn how every follicle of Snake's facial fleece was fashioned to a fine finesse? Is all of this alliteration making you physically ill? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you're in for a treat, as Konami has...