PS3 Monday, April 28, 2008 | 9:36 PM

MGO: New map and Snaaaake

MGO: New map and Snaaaake

It didn't take long for the Metal Gear Online beta to be updated with a new map and a new gameplay mode. And this mode will sure please a lot of the fans of the series since it involves one player controlling Snake and trying to stay alive. Thanks to KurowaSan for the video.
Update: Dot50Cal sent us this video yesterday showing the first map via the viewpoint of two players. No there isn't any splitscreen mode, it's just 2 videos spliced into one.
Update 2: DjMizuhara sent us this video showing Snake in action, it was his first playing as the old guy, so he definitely doesn't show all his moves there.


New map and Snake
Two different viewpoints
Beta: Snake

All comments

Commented on 2008-04-28 09:54:32
Played it a few minutes ago, its great...however, playing as Snake is difficault, while as MK is quite easy.

I was surprised when I saw "M.M" I thought "new map?
And when I saw it it was very cool, like the gameplay footages we kept seeing, a bit.
Commented on 2008-04-28 10:38:48
another great upload blim, new map looks great.
Commented on 2008-04-28 15:13:43
THANK YOU GOD. This is THE mode that defines MGO. Bye now, you won't be seeing me for a while!
Commented on 2008-04-28 17:40:37
That's pretty awesome to play as Snake.
Commented on 2008-04-28 18:29:59
WoW mode looks great! its just like a mgs game would work online... nice footage! I must say im impressed Konaimi.. anyone know whats the lag like on PSN now? I read some terrible news about this beta on other forums.

Another thing I noticed was text messaging? with a portable keyboard itll be ok I guess.. but still its a bit strange with all the voice chat on XBL.. doesnt the PSN feuture voice chat? or is all optional?
Commented on 2008-04-28 19:01:56
LOL online the OctaCamo = Stealth Camo. Except you have to be stationary or more very slow. The MK2Metal Gear though has actual stealth camo so you can drive around and zap people with out them knowing. Although they can see the shadow and kill you.
Commented on 2008-04-28 19:42:27 In reply to gamerlife
Posted by gamerlife
LOL online the OctaCamo = Stealth Camo. Except you have to be stationary or more very slow. The MK2Metal Gear though has actual stealth camo so you can drive around and zap people with out them knowing. Although they can see the shadow and kill you.
...and sound of the tires.
Commented on 2008-04-28 21:47:18
lol, whoever was playing sure likes flash-banging himself...lol
Commented on 2008-04-28 23:45:40
Reminds me a lot of Splinter Cell
Commented on 2008-04-29 00:29:58
the new map is the best multiplayer map i've played for years, that blur effect is really cool, snake is ace but I couldn't hit a thing with mk2
Commented on 2008-05-01 18:10:52
The new map is ace, dept of field effects, the fire effects are cool too, and the graphics look excellent. Love it.
Commented on 2008-05-01 20:32:30
M.M and G.G are my favorites in the beta...but once it switches to B.B I am going out.
That map is damn boring, so tight and its just bad. For such a game a map like that isnt the best one.

I hope they add Shadow Moses as DLC, now that would be a sight of glory :D

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