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News: New Little King's Story Marches into UK This Month

New Little King's Story Marches into UK This Month

Not far away

Vita exclusive New Little King’s Story has already started its stroll from East-to-West, with publisher Konami confirming that UK gamers can look forward to playing the sequel-cross-remake as early as 27th September. The publisher previously confirmed a 2nd October release date in North America – so this is a rare instance of...

News: First Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes Screenshots Sneak In

First Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes Screenshots Sneak In

Foxy

Beyond last weekend’s reveal, Konami has been frustratingly quiet about Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes – but it has released a handful of high-definition screenshots for you to pore over. Unlike the sub-par captures available elsewhere, these are direct-feed – allowing you to see every crinkle on protagonist Snake’s lived-in face. The...

News: Silent Hill: Downpour Drenches Japan on 8th November

Silent Hill: Downpour Drenches Japan on 8th November

Gloomy outlook

Publisher Konami has forecast an 8th November release date for Silent Hill: Downpour in Japan. The title launched in Europe and North America earlier this year to a mixed critical reception. The game will release as a PlayStation 3 exclusive overseas, presumably due to the lack of interest in the Xbox 360 platform. Silent Hill:...

News: Don't Mix Up Project Ogre and Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes

Don't Mix Up Project Ogre and Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes

Two different beasts

Project Ogre and the recently revealed Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes are two entirely different projects — and don't let Hideo Kojima hear you say otherwise. Metal Gear's main man huffed on Twitter that he was "sick and tired" of people asking if the games are one and the same during PAX Prime. We gues

News: Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes Debut Trailer Revealed At PAX

Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes Debut Trailer Revealed At PAX

Showing off FOX Engine

On Thursday Hideo Kojima, creator of the Metal Gear Solid series, revealed his upcoming title, Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes. Today, he has teased us with a ten minute gameplay trailer, sure to get Metal Gear fans excited. While the footage was shown running through a PC, Kojima has stated that the specs are comparable to...

News: PES 2013 Scores Champions League Themed Metallic Cover

PES 2013 Scores Champions League Themed Metallic Cover

Prestigious

Pre-orders of PES 2013 in North America will come with a UEFA Champions League metallic cover, publisher Konami has revealed. We suppose it’s a bit strange for Europe’s premier club competition to be featured on the front of a US release, but we suspect that anyone buying PES in North America will be familiar with the competition. If...

News: PES 2013 Secures Licensed Brazilian Teams

PES 2013 Secures Licensed Brazilian Teams

Hooray?

Who cares about the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A when you’ve got 20 officially licensed Brazilian teams? That’s the positive attitude Konami’s being forced to adopt for PES 2013, noting that the addition of teams like Corinthians and São Paulo helps to create “the most authentic soccer experience available on the market”...

News: Metal Gear Solid 4's Trophy Patch Is Live

Metal Gear Solid 4's Trophy Patch Is Live

Off the blocks

Hear that? That’s the sound of a loaded pistol signifying the beginning of the great Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots Trophy race. As promised, publisher Konami has released the stealth title’s long awaited patch this morning, which clocks in at 516MB. The patch includes the anticipated Trophy set, in addition to

News: Metal Gear Solid 4's Platinum Trophy Is Going to Be Tough

Metal Gear Solid 4's Platinum Trophy Is Going to Be Tough

Set some time aside

The race to Platinum the excellent Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots is going to be gruelling. Konami has revealed a partial roster of digital trinkets for the 2008 PS3 exclusive, and it includes some toughies like “Obtain all iPod tracks”. You’ll need to unlock every single one of the game's emblems to achieve that...

News: Metal Gear Solid 4 Trophies Unlock on 6th August

Metal Gear Solid 4 Trophies Unlock on 6th August

Historical moment

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots will finally get its heavily anticipated Trophy patch on 6th August, developer Kojima Productions has announced. The update will add 36 digital trinkets to the popular espionage title, alongside the ability to fully install the game. Are any of you planning on popping the sequel back into...

News: Hideo Kojima Promises Fox Engine Reveal on 30th August

Hideo Kojima Promises Fox Engine Reveal on 30th August

Out in the wild

The technology behind Hideo Kojima’s next game, Fox Engine, will be revealed at a Metal Gear 25th Anniversary event on 30th August, the legendary developer has announced. Chatting with the PlayStation Blog, Kojima explained that the software is “nearly finished, but the only way to be sure it works is to create a game at the same...

News: Konami Opens New PES Studio in London

Konami Opens New PES Studio in London

Cultural excursion

Pro Evolution Soccer is locked in a fierce battle with FIFA. Despite dominating the PS2 era, Konami’s once-world beating soccer sim has struggled against the new-found enthusiasm of EA’s franchise. But the Japanese publisher is eager to topple its closest competitor – and one way it hopes to achieve that is by opening a new...