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E3 : More info on MGS The Legacy Collection

E3 : More info on MGS The Legacy Collection

Konami has published some images and a press release of METAL GEAR SOLID: The Legacy Collection. It will be available for PS3 on the 9th of July. More info below.

Press Release :


From the critically acclaimed director, Hideo Kojima,METAL GEAR SOLID: The Legacy Collection offers the most complete METAL GEAR SOLIDexperience ever. Featuring eight complete games, METAL GEAR, METAL GEAR 2, METAL GEAR SOLID 1, METAL GEAR SOLID 2: HD Edition, METAL GEAR SOLID 3: HD Edition METAL GEAR SOLID 4: Trophy Edition, METAL GEAR SOLID: Peace Walker HD Edition, and METAL GEAR SOLID: VR MISSIONS along with two Ashley Wood Digital Graphic, the Legacy Collection offers Metal Gear and stealth action fans a chance to experience all the heroic game play, compelling design and immersive storytelling of the MGS franchise in one complete package.

The “Metal Gear” series is the seminal work of Hideo Kojima, Japan’s master game creator, and the progenitor of the stealth action game genre. The series has become a global phenomenon, with over 33 million copies sold worldwide. The player controls a secret agent from an elite special forces unit who is sent on solo sneaking missions through enemy installations, vast jungles, and sometimes even the thick of battle. Alone and surrounded by the enemy, even a special forces agent will find it tough to come out alive. But that is the secret behind the series’ popularity—the cerebral challenge of figuring out how to avoid combat, and the thrill of sneaking through enemy territory undetected.

The MGS series is also known for its storyline, which blends seamlessly with the gameplay. The scenarios are based on extensive research and incorporate the drama of actual developments in society.

These elements have made MGS what it is today: a mature work of entertainment that transcends national borders and the confines of video games, and one of the leading products of the Japanese
content business.

What’s included:

• Over 60 hours of epic gameplay
• Eight Complete Games: o METAL GEAR (MSX Version included in Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition)
o METAL GEAR 2 (MSX Version included in Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition)
o METAL GEAR SOLID 1*
o METAL GEAR SOLID 2: HD Edition
o METAL GEAR SOLID 3: HD Edition
o METAL GEAR SOLID 4: Trophy Edition
o METAL GEAR SOLID: Peace Walker HD Edition
o METAL GEAR SOLID: VR MISSIONS*

• 2 Exclusive Ashley Wood Bande Desinee Graphic Novels – Upscaled in HD and released for the first time in North America and Latin America o Metal Gear Solid
o Metal Gear Solid 2

• 92+ Average Metacritic Rating for all games**

METAL GEAR SOLID 1 and METAL GEAR SOLID: VR MISSIONS are available online via voucher codes included in the box

** Includes PS3 ratings for MGS1, MGS HD Collection and MGS4 – Metacritic.com

All comments

Commented on 2013-06-12 16:15:18
Is this confirmed for Europe then guys?
Commented on 2013-06-12 16:25:50 In reply to andrewsqual
Posted by andrewsqual
Is this confirmed for Europe then guys?
No and no word if it will be. Better for you to check Amazon.com or an online store of the sort.
Commented on 2013-06-12 18:48:16
Does this mean Metal Gear Solid 1 will be released on the Xbox marketplace?
Edit: oh I see it's ps3 only, silly me.
Commented on 2013-06-12 22:24:57
I want it (on PC)

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