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Metal Gear Online
Game Description:An online-oriented entry in the Metal Gear franchise, following up on the success of the online portion of MGS3 Subsistence on PS2 and MGS Portable Ops on PSP. Metal Gear Online allows up to 16 players to sneak and attack in online combat scenarios. The game uses a new team system called SOKKU, which allows you quickly and easily access info on your allies. Metal Gear Solid Online for PlayStation 3 initially available as part of the Metal Gear Online Starter Pack, a bonus application included with Metal Gear Solid 4. This version of the game allows players to play MGO and download new match-up content. Metal Gear Online is also available on the PlayStation Network for those interested in the online action but who do not have MGS4.
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  • Konami Announces 'Metal Gear Online' World Championship 2008

    Konami has just announced a World Championship tournament for Metal Gear Online in collaboration with Major League Gaming. Gamers can now register their teams through MLG's gamebattles.com site. The top two teams from North America will get a free ticket to this year's Tokyo Game Show to compete in the Metal Gear Online World Championship 2008...

    Posted August 19, 2008| 10 Comments

    Konami Announces 'Metal Gear Online' World Championship 2008
  • 'Metal Gear Online' Credit Card Issues for 30+ Countries

    Bad news for gamers in over 30 countries trying to download the first expansion pack to Konami's shooter, Metal Gear Online. It seems that Konami is not accepting credit card payments from a whole mess of countries. Konami's own site claims that this is only based on the country a person's Konami ID was first created in. However, a gamer from...

    Posted July 28, 2008| 15 Comments

    'Metal Gear Online' Credit Card Issues for 30+ Countries
  • Konami Apologizes For MGO Expansion Problems

    Metal Gear Online fans, you can quit yelling "Snaaaaaaaaaaake!" now as Konami is hard at work to bring you guys back the "Gene" expansion pack that was originally released last week. Problems with the new MGO online shop and server capacity have plagued the expansion pack since its release, but Konami has issued a sincere...

    Posted July 21, 2008| 9 Comments

    Konami Apologizes For MGO Expansion Problems
  • 'Metal Gear Online' Player Numbers

    During a Japanese autograph tour Metal Gear Solid creator, Hideo Kojima, spoke about the number of players that have tried the online version of the stealth action franchise. According to Hideo, "domestically, the one-day peak time is 11pm with 12,000 players playing online simultaneously. Worldwide, we've seen about 100,000 connect [to...

    Posted June 30, 2008| 40 Comments

    'Metal Gear Online' Player Numbers
  • 'Metal Gear Solid 4' Los Angeles Launch Report

    Metal Gear Solid 4 was released last night at midnight and we were at the Los Angeles Launch Event boozing it up with the likes of Kojima producer Ryan Payton and the voice of Solid Snake himself, David Hayter. Konami was nice enough to provide sushi, liquor, and some cool swag while everyone waited in line for the game. It was a cool event,...

    Posted June 12, 2008| 39 Comments

    'Metal Gear Solid 4' Los Angeles Launch Report
  • Konami Okay About Broken 'MGS4' Street Date

    Breaking street date often leads to threats and fines from videogame publishers, but not Konami. They are surprisingly okay with early sales of Metal Gear Solid 4. “Unfortunately, these things happen. As much as we like see that no one breaks streets dates, no one can monitor every single moment that a title gets packed up for shipment...

    Posted June 10, 2008| 21 Comments

    Konami Okay About Broken 'MGS4' Street Date
  • 'Metal Gear Online' - Solid Snake Gameplay

    Tear yourself away from GTA IV for a minute and check out footage of Solid Snake in Metal Gear Online. The "Sneaking Mission" mode was recently added to the beta and it rocks. It features Metal Gear Solid 4's Solid Snake in all of his elderly glory, sneaking around battlefields to collect dog tags from enemy players. It gets more...

    Posted April 30, 2008| 33 Comments

    'Metal Gear Online' - Solid Snake Gameplay
  • 'Metal Gear Online' Beta is LIVE!

    Why are you even reading this?! Go play Metal Gear Online! If you're having trouble patching, try the Peer-to-Peer method, as it seems to be working better than HTTP.

    Posted April 25, 2008| 31 Comments

    'Metal Gear Online' Beta is LIVE!
  • 'Metal Gear Online' Beta Delayed

    For those of you trying to get the Metal Gear Online beta up and running, relax and wait. Konami has delayed the beta after way too many people tried to access the game. Konami had this to say: "We would like to thank all players for their keen interest in taking part in the beta test. However, we regret to inform you that due to...

    Posted April 21, 2008| 37 Comments

    'Metal Gear Online' Beta Delayed
  • 'Metal Gear Online' Beta Code Problems

    There have been numerous reports of invalid codes for the Metal Gear Online beta included with the Saga Vol. 2 discs. Your code should be 12 characters. Some people are getting 9 character codes. If you are unlucky enough to have a bad code, email mgobetasupport@konami.com and ask for a new key. Hopefully you'll get a speedy response. Your...

    Posted April 17, 2008| 31 Comments

    'Metal Gear Online' Beta Code Problems
  • Konami Blocks Fake Japanese 'MGO' Accounts

    Those of you hoping to scam Konami by creating a Japanese Konami ID and downloading the open beta version of the Metal Gear Online beta are out of luck. Seems like Konami has figured out they were getting hit with a lot of fake accounts and have shut it down. Looks like your only option is the MGS4 pre-order bonus disc that comes with a...

    Posted April 16, 2008| 24 Comments

    Konami Blocks Fake Japanese 'MGO' Accounts
  • Full 'MGS4' US Release Info

    There seems to be some confusion over the release of Metal Gear Solid 4, the two versions, and the hardware bundles. Sony was kind enough to detail everything you'd ever want to know about this upcoming release. We already covered the box-art reveal as well as pricing/goodies on the Limited edition, but here's the scoop on the two (2!) hardware...

    Posted April 10, 2008| 99 Comments

    Full 'MGS4' US Release Info
  • Canada Getting 'MGO' Beta Keys Soon

    Our friends to the north should be getting their hands on their Metal Gear Saga Vol. 2 discs this week. This disc includes an invite code for the upcoming beta of Metal Gear Online. The beta can be downloaded beginning on April 17 and will officially kick off on April 21. GameFocus: Metal Gear Online Beta Keys Available In Canada This Week

    Posted April 7, 2008| 10 Comments

    Canada Getting 'MGO' Beta Keys Soon
  • De Luca Alludes To 'Metal Gear' Movie

    Mike De Luca, former head of production at New Line Studios and producer of the upcoming 21, starring Kevin Spacey, is a fan of comics and videogames, and specifically thinks that making a film version of Metal Gear Solid is a great idea. So much so, in fact, that he's working on developing it, and taking pitches from writers about a potential...

    Posted March 27, 2008| 12 Comments

    De Luca Alludes To 'Metal Gear' Movie
  • 'Metal Gear Online' Previewed @ Next-Gen

    Next-Gen.biz recently got some hands-on time with Metal Gear Online, which goes into beta next month. Metal Gear Solid 4 will include a starter pack, but the full game will be a separate product either through DLC or retail. The game will support up to 16 players and features the following confirmed game modes: Deathmatch Team...

    Posted March 25, 2008| 41 Comments

    'Metal Gear Online' Previewed @ Next-Gen
  • X-Play Gaming Update 02.27.08

    Posted: February 27, 2008

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