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News: Kojima: Sorry, Zone Of The Enders 3 Is On Hold

Kojima: Sorry, Zone Of The Enders 3 Is On Hold

Deep down we were expecting some kind of Zone Of The Enders announcement at E3

Kojima had been talking about the franchise for a while, and it just felt like the right time to announce it. Sadly, in the absence of an announcement, it sounds like the game's been pushed back. “Regarding ZOE3, there’s been various things, so it’s been sort of pushed to the back,” he said in a UStream video..

E3 2010: Konami Confirm New Silent Hill Coming To PlayStation 3 Next Year

Konami Confirm New Silent Hill Coming To PlayStation 3 Next Year

Konami's revealed that a new Silent Hill game is currently in development at Vatra

The game's due to release sometime next year. The press release notes the following on the game's storyline:The survival horror experience begins after a prison transport vehicle careens off the road, leaving lone inmate Murphy Pendleton stranded in Silent Hill. Gamers will encounter mind-bending puzzles, as well..

E3 2010: Kojima Productions Are, In Fact, Working On A Third Game

Kojima Productions Are, In Fact, Working On A Third Game

Kojima Productions' website has just updated, featuring Metal Gear Solid: Rising, Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow and

.. a mysterious question-mark. Kojima formally revealed the first trailer of Metal Gear Solid: Rising during Microsoft's press conference last night and it looked incredible. Alas, it appears the show is far from over for Kojima-san, who will probably have one reveal left in him. While..

E3 2010: Metal Gear Solid: Rising Blows The House Down

Metal Gear Solid: Rising Blows The House Down

Despite Hideo Kojima's flitting and awkward appearance at Microsoft's press conference this evening - the game he was there to demo looked sensation

Metal Gear Solid: Rising - a new awakening for the Metal Gear franchise - has protagonist Raiden chopping up all manner of enemies in this sensational debut trailer for the game. Next Kojima, stick with the PlayStation fans. That's where you belong.

E3 2010: Kojima Countdown Updates; Still Involves Cutting, Just With More Kanji

Kojima Countdown Updates; Still Involves Cutting, Just With More Kanji

You've already seen dozens and dozens of moving images with people cutting things

Hideo Kojima's countdown website has updated however, this time with kanji symbols in the background. </em>What could it mean? We've not the foggiest. The countdown points to Sony's E3 press conference though. Just sayin'.

E3 2010: Good Grief, Hard Corps: Uprising Really Is Contra

Good Grief, Hard Corps: Uprising Really Is Contra

Remember we told you about Konami and Arc-System Works' Hard Corps: Uprising last week? Well now, courtesy of GameVideos, we've got some gameplay footage of the title

We described it last week as Contra in everything but name — we think the footage after the jump proves as much. <object id="flashObj" classid="clsid:d27cdb6e-ae6d-11cf-96b8-444553540000" width="468"..

E3 2010: David Hayter Not Involved In Metal Gear Solid: Rising

David Hayter Not Involved In Metal Gear Solid: Rising

David Hayter, the voice of Solid Snake, has confirmed that he's not been signed up to perform in the upcoming Metal Gear Solid: Rising spin-off title

That's according to an interview with the actor published on MTV Multiplayer. “I don’t know if I’m doing ‘Metal Gear Rising,” he said. “Nobody’s contacted me about it, so I have no idea.” Don't worry though, Hayter still think there's a..

E3 2010: Time For Countdown Teasers - Kojima Out Of The Gates First

Time For Countdown Teasers - Kojima Out Of The Gates First

Not one to break tradition, Hideo Kojima's launched a teaser site involving people - erm - chopping things

What could it mean? Are Kojima Productions about to announce a cooking game? Or, more likely, is this a teaser for all the hacking and slashing that's due to take place in Metal Gear Solid: Rising? Who knows? It's Kojima. And to be honest, we're getting bored of these countdown websites. If..

Feature: E3 2010: Push Square's Five Most Anticipated PlayStation Games Of E3 2010

E3 2010: Push Square's Five Most Anticipated PlayStation Games Of E3 2010

With E3 mere days away now, the industry's anticipation is nearing fever-pitch

With pretty high stakes all around for the platform holders, it can be easy to over-look the actual core of the event in anticipation of megaton announcements and new hardware — that's the games. As we continue our E3 build-up, we list our five most anticipated PlayStation games of the show. In order to appear on this..

News: How'd You Like To Play A Game That's Like Contra But Doesn't Have The Word "Contra" In The Title?

How'd You Like To Play A Game That's Like Contra But Doesn't Have The Word "Contra" In The Title?

This game is Hard Corps: Uprising

It's not Contra. But it looks a hell of a lot like Contra. Because, basically it is Contra. Confused? You shouldn't be, come on keep up. The run and gun PSN title is due out this year. It's in development at BlazBlue's developer Arc System Works. That means, if nothing else, you should expect big flashing lights and stupid storylines. IGN's got a hands-on preview..

News: Def Jam Rapstar Rocks The US On October 5th, UK November 5th. Bounce, Bounce!

Def Jam Rapstar Rocks The US On October 5th, UK November 5th. Bounce, Bounce!

Soon you'll be able to do your best Jay-Z impression and rap right into your PS3

Konami's announced that Def Jam Rapstar will hit the US on October 5th, with the UK getting it a month later on November 5th. The UK will be getting an exclusive Tinchy Strider and N-Dubz track - the one with the amazing bass synth. (Tulisa's hot, yo). Other artists include Salt N Pepper, Outkast and Biz Markie..

News: Awesome Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Walkman Is Awesome

Awesome Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Walkman Is Awesome

This sweet Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Walkman has been developed as part of a collaboration between Sony and Konami

The device is not only waterproof and camouflage themed, but it also comes pre-loaded with six songs from the Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker PSP game. Obviously, the Walkman brand fits in nicely with Peace Walker's mid-seventies setting. The 4GB Walkman will release in Japan in..

News: Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Commercial Is Nuts, A Bit Homoerotic

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Commercial Is Nuts, A Bit Homoerotic

In this Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker advertisement, a young boy stalks two of his high-school peers in a Solid Snake-esque cardboard box

Finally cornering the duo, the boy asks if the pair would like to enter his box. Sadly, he's not talking to the rather pretty lady, but instead her male friend. See, the kid wants to play some Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker. And so the final shot shows the two..

News: Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Shifts Just Shy Of Half-A-Million Copies In Japan

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Shifts Just Shy Of Half-A-Million Copies In Japan

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker's had a pretty astounding debut week in Japan, shifting just under 500,000 units over the seven-day period

To be precise, the game shifted 425,000 units. DS game Dragon Quest Monsters Joker 2 outsold it by some 200,000 units - but it's still a staggering performance for the PSP's sneak 'em up. Super Street Fighter IV came in at the third on the Japanese software..

News: Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 Is A Real Video Game, Promises "Radical Revamp"

Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 Is A Real Video Game, Promises "Radical Revamp"

While the recent entries in the Pro Evolution Soccer franchise have been good, improvements to the FIFA franchise have kinda left the once-premier soccer sim in its dust

But with Pro Evolution Soccer 2011, Konami are promising a "radical revamp". It's due this Fall on all the major Playstation platforms. That is: PS3, PSP and PS2. New features include improved defenders AI and reworked..

News: Konami Looking To Release Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker On Playstation 3?

Konami Looking To Release Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker On Playstation 3?

Konami's been gauging interest as to whether fans would like to see the upcoming Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker make the jump to the Playstation 3, via PSN digital download

The jump would apparently bring online multiplayer to Peace Walker, perhaps allowing for the co-operative missions to be played across the 'net. The subject was approached during a Q&A session with journos. To be honest,..

Rumour: Next Silent Hill Game To Be A First-Person Shooter

Next Silent Hill Game To Be A First-Person Shooter

Oh no

Consider our optimism at the announcement of a new Silent Hill game well and truly slashed. Rumours suggest that Vatra Games are to turn Konami's premium horror-franchise into a ten-a-penny first-person shooter. We just died a little inside. The report comes courtesy of GameRep, who claim that the studio's only listed release is an FPS due for release in Q1, 2011. Now, we know Vatra are..

News: Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Nets 40/40 In Famitsu

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Nets 40/40 In Famitsu

Worried about the quality of a mainline Playstation Portable developed Metal Gear Solid game? Erm, don't

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker just nabbed a 40/40 in the Japanese gaming Bible Famitsu. That's a perfect score whichever way you look at it. The last game to score 40/40 in Famitsu was New Super Mario Bros. Wii. Metal Gear Solid 3 scored exactly one point less, hitting 39/40. Kojima's done it..

News: Metal Gear Solid 4, Peace Walker Team Switch Over To Metal Gear Solid: Rising

Metal Gear Solid 4, Peace Walker Team Switch Over To Metal Gear Solid: Rising

A podcast report released by Kojima Productions confirms that the development team behind Metal Gear Solid 4 and Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker have now switched over to support the development of Metal Gear Solid: Rising

Presenter Sean Eyestone confirms: “Every once in a while we do this [move around] as one project finishes, then the next project starts up, so the key people have to relocate..