Konami News - Page 11

News: Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD To Boast PSN-Powered Co-Op

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD To Boast PSN-Powered Co-Op

Being a Japanese focused PlayStation Portable game, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker's co-operative mode was all about social multiplayer

But the game's conversion to PlayStation 3 — via the upcoming Metal Gear Solid HD Collection — will side-step the need to get up close and personal, re-routing the game's co-operative multiplayer through the PSN. Kojima confirmed the news earlier in the week,..

Feature: Push Square's Most Anticipated Overlooked PlayStation Games Of Holiday 2011: #3 - Silent Hill HD Collection

Push Square's Most Anticipated Overlooked PlayStation Games Of Holiday 2011: #3 - Silent Hill HD Collection

Featuring one of the most influential survival horror games of all time, it's hard not to include the Silent Hill HD Collection on our list of most anticipated overlooked Holiday games

There are a number of high-definition remakes coming to the PlayStation 3 this year; most of them from big-name franchises. But despite the popularity (and quality) of the Silent Hill franchise, Konami seems keen on..

News: Ronaldo Pops Onto Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Cover

Ronaldo Pops Onto Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Cover

Konami's revealed the front-cover for Pro Evolution Soccer 2012, and it adorns the figure of Cristiano Ronaldo cracking one of his trademark dipping bullet free-kicks

The Real Madrid superstar (and Manchester United legend) said he was "flattered" to have been chosen as the coverstar. The game's due out on PS3 on October 14th, and PSP and PS2 on October 28th.

News: Amazon Looks Into Its Crystal Ball, Predicts Silent Hill: Downpour's Release Date

Amazon Looks Into Its Crystal Ball, Predicts Silent Hill: Downpour's Release Date

Mega-retailer Amazon

co.uk</a> has plumped up a November 4th release date for the previously release date-less Silent Hill: Downpour. Publisher Konami originally attached a late October release to the game, but has since gone quiet about the game's launch schedule. With the Silent Hill Collection due out in late October, the window would certainly make some sense. The retailer also posted an..

News: Only In Japan: AR Combat Digi Q Is A Quirky New PlayStation Vita Title From Konami

Only In Japan: AR Combat Digi Q Is A Quirky New PlayStation Vita Title From Konami

Don't expect AR Combat Digi Q to leave Japan

The Konami developed PlayStation Vita was announced during the publisher's press conference earlier in the week, and Andriasang's gone live with some juicy details about what the game actually entails. Based on the Japanese publisher's own line of infrared toys, AR Combat Digi Q sees the PlayStation Vita's analogue sticks act as the remote control in a..

News: First New Little King's Story Vita Shots Take the Throne

First New Little King's Story Vita Shots Take the Throne

Kneel!

The announcement of New Little King's Story for PlayStation Vita came without any screenshots, just a mention that the game's characters would have 'more realistic proportions', something that struck fear into the hearts of fans of the Wii original. Now we have the first screenshots below showing it's still pretty faithful to the 2009...

News: Konami Confirms Four PlayStation Vita Titles For Tokyo Game Show

Konami Confirms Four PlayStation Vita Titles For Tokyo Game Show

Konami's bringing a strong line-up of PlayStation Vita titles to this year's Tokyo Game Show

According to Andriasang, the publisher has four titles to showcase at the Japanese convention: Asphalt Injection, AR Combat Digi Q, New Little King's Story and Mahjong Fight Club (yay!). In addition to the four PlayStation Vita titles, Konami also has a variety of PSP and PS3 titles to demonstrate at the..

News: Little King's Story Sequel In Development For PlayStation Vita

Little King's Story Sequel In Development For PlayStation Vita

As promised, this week's Famitsu has revealed a brand new PlayStation Vita game

The magazine has confirmed that Marvelous is working on a sequel to the popular (but under-appreciated) Nintendo Wii series, Little King's Story, for Sony's new uber-powerful handheld platform. According to Andriasang, the game's Japanese title is The King, The Demon King and the Seven Princesses: New King Story. Yeah..

News: New Little King's Story Coming to Vita

New Little King's Story Coming to Vita

Playable at TGS

In news that has sent at least one more PlayStation Vita sale heading Sony's way, it's been revealed that a follow-up to Wii classic Little King's Story is on the way to PlayStation Vita, and will be playable at Tokyo Games Show in September. Currently titled New Little King's Story, the game features the original hero King Corobo...

News: First Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Demo Out On Wednesday

First Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Demo Out On Wednesday

Konami's got two demos of Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 scheduled for release

The first will launch on Wednesday, and is based on a preview build of the game featuring six teams: Manchester United, AC Milan, FC Porto, Napoli, Santos and Peñarol. The demo will include ten minute matches and a challenge training mode. But because the first demo will not be representative of the final product, Konami is..

News: Konami Showcases Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater In HD

Konami Showcases Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater In HD

Konami's released a video walkthrough of Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater in high-definition

The game's due to release as part of Kojima Productions' upcoming Metal Gear Solid HD Collection on PlayStation 3. The game looks silky smooth running in HD at 60 frames-per-second. Fans of the original Metal Gear Solid titles will be delighted to see the game remastered, while newcomers are in for a treat..

News: GamesCom 2011: Silent Hill Book Of Memories Has An Interesting Premise, But Still Has A Lot To Prove

GamesCom 2011: Silent Hill Book Of Memories Has An Interesting Premise, But Still Has A Lot To Prove

Silent Hill: Book Of Memories is not exactly what we expected when the game was first announced

Designed specifically for PlayStation Vita, the WayForward developed co-operative title adopts an isometric viewpoint and has players working together in order to solve puzzles and fend off enemies. While the game is a massive departure from the traditional staples of the Silent Hill franchise, the..

News: GamesCom 2011: Silent Hill Book Of Memories Is Not Exactly What We Anticipated

GamesCom 2011: Silent Hill Book Of Memories Is Not Exactly What We Anticipated

When we learned that WayForward was working on a brand-new Silent Hill title for the PlayStation Vita we were extremely excited

WayForward has a terrific pedigree, and we think horror games feel at home on portable systems — there's something personal about playing a good horror game in bed with headphones, right? Unfortunately, Silent Hill: Book Of Memories isn't quite what we had in mind..

Out Today: No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise (North America)

No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise (North America)

Travis touches down

It's been a long wait for über-Otaku Travis Touchdown to make his move across to North America, but finally the wait is over as No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise lands today. The enhanced version of the original No More Heroes on Wii comes with PlayStation Move controls, enhanced graphics and a few bosses from sequel No More...

News: GamesCom 2011: Silent Hill Downpour Developers Not Missing Yamaoka

GamesCom 2011: Silent Hill Downpour Developers Not Missing Yamaoka

Akira Yamaoka's audio has been a key component of Silent Hill franchise for the past ten years or so

But Vatra Games' Brian Gomez does not think the absence of the series legendary composer will have too much of an impact on his studio's upcoming Silent Hill: Downpour. "I was worried when we lost him, we lost him really early on in Downpour. But I was a big fan of Dexter already, so I'm happy..

News: Zavvi's Metal Gear Solid Ultimate HD Collection Is Oh So Tempting

Zavvi's Metal Gear Solid Ultimate HD Collection Is Oh So Tempting

To be fair, the easiest way to complete Konami's Metal Gear Solid HD Collection is to add in MGS4 and a copy of the original PlayStation classic

You can make the package sweeter by tossing it all in a steel tin and saying, "Seventy quid, please." And that's pretty much exactly what Zavvi has done. The Metal Gear Solid Ultimate HD Collection is limited to just 4,000 copies worldwide, and..

News: Metal Gear Solid HD Collection Includes MGS3 'Subsistence', Regional Differences

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection Includes MGS3 'Subsistence', Regional Differences

Those picking up the Metal Gear Solid HD Collection in Japan or the West will find one major difference

In Japan you'll get a download code for the original Metal Gear Solid title, while in the West you'll get an HD remake of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker. We think that's a fair trade. (Right, Japan?) Thankfully, both regional variants will come with Metal Gear Solid 3 'Subsistence', meaning the..

News: Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD To Run At 60FPS

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD To Run At 60FPS

Tweets from the legendary Hideo Kojima have revealed that the high-definition remake of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker will run at 60FPS on PlayStation 3

"60 frames per second in HD… It's the best! Say peace!" said Kojima in one Tweet alongside images of the game. The high-definition version of Peace Walker is set to be joined by Metal Gear Solid 2 and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater on..

News: Konami Snaps Up El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron For Europe

Konami Snaps Up El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron For Europe

Gorgeous platformer-cross-brawler El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron will make its way to Europe courtesy of Konami, the publisher has announced

The game will release in Europe on September 8th. If you haven't played the game's demo already, you should consider giving it a shot. The game's art-style really is something totally unique, as is the game's biblical subject matter. Don't worry though,..