Variety is reporting that Jurassic World writer Derek Connolly has been hired to work on a script for a Hollywood adaptation of Hideo Kojima's Metal Gear Solid games. Connolly previously worked with the project's director, Jordan Vogt-Roberts, on Kong: Skull Island. More after the jump.
Dark Horse is returning to the world of tactical epionage with something big planned for next spring. Coming in May, 2018, Dark Horse will be releasing The Art of Metal Gear Solid I–IV, with the two-book set packaged in a collectible slipcase, translated in English for the first time. More after the the jump.
Need some serenity in your life? Let the composer behind Metal Gear Solid help you relax. Norihiko Hibino's Prescription for Serenity brings you 11 albums of calming, tranquil music to help you relax, unwind, and sleep. Hit the jump to learn more!
This week's Machi ★ Asobi vol.18 offered cosplayers a chance to show off their craft at the Tokushima, Japan event's annual cosplay fashion show. And, a noteworthy overseas fan hit the event. One person taking up the challenge of Hideo Kojima was Palmer Luckey, creator and founder of VR headset maker Oculus (and now a bit of a controversial figure thanks to his political involvement) Palmer Luckey.
With Hideo Kojima fully divorced from the Metal Gear Solid franchise, it can be easy to forget that a Hollywood movie adaptation is still floating around out there in development. Who knows if it will ever actually make its way to the screen, but director Jordan Vogt-Roberts had plenty to say about it in a recent interview with film site Collider. Read on for more.
Today, North American fans have a chance to buy The Art of Metal Gear Solid V, released by Dark Horse with 224 pages of art and designs from Ground Zeroes and The Phantom Pain. What has caught the attention of Japanese blogs this week is that the book features unused designs for unfortunate young cryptozoology enthusiast Ricardo Valenciano Libre from the latter game. Yep, here's a look at Phantom Pain Chico. Check it out after the jump.
Considering his rocky departure from Konami, no one really suspected that Hideo Kojima had been secretly working on the upcoming Metal Gear Survive, a spin-off that turns the story-heavy stealth series into a zombie survival game. Nevertheless, it's been tempting to wonder what he thinks about it all, and whether or not any of the ideas within were his own. Read on for more.
Last month Konami offered the first taste of what the Metal Gear franchise will be like now that Hideo Kojima is no longer in charge. Metal Gear Survive turns the stealth-action series into a cooperative zombie survival game, and you can see the first sample of how it plays in the Tokyo Game Show footage after the jump.
Raiden was an extremely interesting character in the whole of the Metal Gear mythos, but he doesn't have enough fans. Maybe this upcoming ensHdge technical statue No.33 METAL GEAR RISING REVENGEANCE - Raiden Complete Figure will change some minds, because it's so absolutely awesome. Hit the jump to take a look!
Konami may be perpetually ablaze and screaming now, but Metal Gear Solid V was still a very good game. If you missed out on it the first time around, Konami is getting ready to release it as Metal Gear Solid V: The Definitive Experience. Due out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on October 11 and priced at $49.99, this version includes MGSV, Ground Zeroes, and the downloadable content that was released for both.
Did you think Konami would be happy milking Metal Gear in a post-Hideo Kojima world with an army of pachinko games? The dust hasn't been settled on Kojima's departure for very long, but the first sign of the series' continued existence in console and PC games is already here. Meet Metal Gear Survive, which spins the events after Ground Zeroes into a wormhole and tosses co-op zombie survival into the mix. Read on for a trailer and more.
Now that series mastermind Hideo Kojima has his own studio established and is way more than an arm's length away from Konami, it's time to start milking the udders of the cow he left behind. Naturally, Konami is starting off with a Metal Gear Solid pachinko slot machine, previewed in the trailer after the jump.
American publisher Dark Horse has announced the latest addition to their library of video game art books, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. The book chronicles the development of the tactical espionage game with hundreds of pieces of never-before-seen art. More after the jump.