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Metal Gear Rising Ultimate Edition launches on the PSN

Despite the fact that Platinum Games has never had a Game of the Year style re-release, and the fact that Konami as a whole isn't big on immediate re-releases, a Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Ultimate Edition has just been announced for th...

 
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It's happening: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance on PC

Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima has announced that Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance will be ported to PC, something many of us desperately wanted but didn't realistically expect to happen given developer Platinum Games' history. There are no ...

 
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Metal Gear Rising's Blade Wolf DLC gets a new trailer

We already know that the Blade Wolf DLC for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance will be released on May 14th (May 15th on the PS3) for $6.99 (560 MSP), but now we have actual gameplay by way of a new Konami trailer. From the looks of it, the Bl...

 
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Metal Gear Rising's Blade Wolf DLC drops in May

Platinum Games is back for round two of their DLC offerings for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, as Blade Wolf is set for a May 9th release in Japan, with an inevitable international date to follow soon. An international price point hasn't ...

 
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Metal Gear Rising Jetstream Sam DLC coming this week

[Update: it's 800 MSP ($9.99) and you can find it here on Xbox.com] It appears as if Konami is springing the Jetstream Sam DLC pack for Metal Gear Rising on us this week with little to no fanfare, as it comes out...tomorrow for both the Xb...

 
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In defense of shorter games

I was recently listening to a keen little gaming podcast done by some friends of mine, when they got on the interesting topic of what common game review critique they would outlaw, if possible. After a bit of thought, they unanimously agree...

 
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Metal Gear Rising Sam DLC gets brand new set of screens

After the free PS3 Metal Gear Rising VR missions, more DLC is ready and rarin' to go later this year. Specifically, the Soul Snake sword weapon, Bladewolf missions, and an all new set of missions featuring Raiden's nemesis, Jetstream Sam. B...

 
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Raiden can't make a smoothie without flipping out

Metal Gear's Raiden may be part machine, but that doesn't mean he can't lead a peaceful life of solitude and introspection up in his penthouse apartment. But something about fruit just sends him over the edge. Literally. No lie, this video...

 
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More Metal Gear Rising DLC will drop in April

The first 30 VR Mission DLC for Revengeance came out yesterday for free on the PSN, but the other packs are coming in April. Both of them will be available for $6.99 on the 360 and PS3. The first pack is called "Jetstream," which allows you...

 
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See Metal Gear Rising's new DLC in action

The upcoming free 30 VR Mission DLC pack is on the way for PS3 owners, but that's not the only add-on on the horizon for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. In addition to the PS3 exclusive content, there's also the wacky Soul Snake Sword, and...

 
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Free Revengeance VR missions will be available next week

Remember that promise to PlayStation 3 players of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance that they would receive exclusive VR missions as downloadable content? And no, not that other DLC that was announced. Well, starting next Tuesday, March 12, th...

 
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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance originally went cat crazy

Cats. Who doesn't love them? As many of you may recall, the demo for Metal Gear Rising Revengeance had a solitary cat that many of you referred to as "Ninja Cat." That was only one of many adorable creatures that were supposed to be in the...

 
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MGS: Revengeance has a killer first week in Japan

Famitsu has last week's sales numbers for Japan, and there we see that Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance comes out on top with a really nice first-week run. Konami and Platinum Games' excellent cyberninja slashfest moved a healthy 335,791...

 
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Metal Gear Rising brings out Raiden's inner perv

When you put Platinum Games and Hideo Kojima on the same project, wackiness is bound to happen. One of the most peculiar things in Metal Gear Rising comes from slashing civilians' clothes off. Funny enough on its own, but even funnier when...

 
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Users reporting issues with Rising pre-order codes on 360

[Update: Konami has informed fans via Twitter that the problem is resolved, but some people are still reporting issues. Contact Konami with your concerns if you are still encountering errors. I can confirm that my code finally works after t...

 
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First three Metal Gear Rising DLC packs detailed

As if Metal Gear Rising wasn't packed with enough content already, we now have word on a few extra bits of content heading to the game at some point in the future. First, there's confirmation of a side-scrolling beat 'em up VR mission that ...

 
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Essential tips for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Platinum Games' newest action hit, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance has finally dropped, and gamers everywhere are struggling to acclimate to the parry system. I've seen people try to play the game like Devil May Cry or God of War, complainin...

 
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The best way to rescue civilians in Revengeance

Are you having difficulty rescuing the civilians scattered throughout Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance? Maybe you just want to spice it up a bit? Here's how I approach rescuing the civilians when I play.

 
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Reviews Elsewhere: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

It's been a long time coming, but Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is finally in stores and available for your salty fingers. Naturally, the launch has been accompanied by all manner of juicy reviews, including our own rather glowing appraisa...

 
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Ranked: The five best Clover and Platinum games

If you were to poll me as to what some of my favorite games of all time were, you'd see a lot of Clover Studio and Platinum Games titles on that list. Quite a bit, actually. Both studios are comprised of brilliant minds that are somehow abl...

 
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This new Metal Gear Rising trailer was cut by Kojima

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is finally out, and the verdict is in -- it's a glorious return to technical action, and a solid showing for Platinum Games. To celebrate, Konami has released a final launch trailer of the game, cut by the le...

 
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Review: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Four years following the events of Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, the world is still recovering from the fall of the War Economy, a program created to ensure a constant level of conflict on the globe for the purposes of profit an...

 
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Raiden's Metal Gear Solid 4 costume is day one Rising DLC

Although a few costumes in the upcoming Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance are unlockable, and you can net Gray Fox by way of pre-ordering outside of Europe, another outfit has just been announced: Raiden's Metal Gear Solid 4 armor. The ...

 
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Astro putting out limited edition Revengeance headsets

Astro Gaming has teamed up with Konami to put out limited edition Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance themed headsets and speaker tags. The A40 bundle includes your choice of the black or white headset, mixamp, and six total Revengeance speaker...

 
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Japan! Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance TV ads are great

Need a reason to want to f*ck up a helicopter with a katana? I don't, but the guy in this Japanese Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance commercial did. Love it. Love his face. It's just slightly more funny than the other television commercial Ko...

 
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New Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance videos are a thing

Did you know that Revengeance will have mild RPG elements, like skill upgrades and customizable loadouts? The above trailer will educate you briefly on a few of the upgrades Raiden is privy to in Platinum Games' upcoming action game. The l...

 
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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance ad is so bad, it's bad

Remember those cheesy videogame commercials from your childhood? I'm kind of glad that they're back. While this Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance PS3 commercial is terrible some part of me really loves it. Nostalgia?  Now all we need is ...

 
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Metal Gear Rising gets a new boss showcase trailer

Are you ready for Platinum Games' latest action romp? Personally, I can barely contain myself, but this constant stream of videos from Konami certainly helps. Next up on the plate is the "Desperado Elite" trailer, which showcases some of t...

 
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Raiden will steal boss weapons in Metal Gear Revengeance

Our latest look at Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance shows off some of the bosses weapons Raiden can earn after defeating bosses. The Pole-Arm looks great for fighting groups of enemies, the tactical sai can pull you into enemies, and the pin...

 
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Metal Gear Rising VR mission DLC is exclusive to PS3

We learned last week that downloadable content in the form of VR missions would be coming down the pipe for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, but there's a new wrinkle today. Those missions will only be available to you if you're a PS3 p...

 
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No Metal Gear Rising on Wii U until Konami sees demand

Remember when Kojima Productions' Yuji Korekado said that Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance wasn't coming to the Wii U because the GamePad is some mystical artifact whose secrets the gods themselves can't unlock? Well, a recent comment fr...

 
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Metal Gear Rising: Revengance DLC confirmed

Dengeki PlayStation has an interesting bit of information in regards to Metal Gear Rising: Revengance: downloadable content is confirmed! The content will at least include special sub-missions and VR Missions within the confines of the DLC ...

 
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Watching Raiden slice things never gets old

Remember when Raiden was slicing things up the other day? Yeah that was totally awesome, as is pretty much everything Raiden has done ever since he made his transformation into a badass. If you're a fan of more high-quality ninja action, i...

 
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The world's cheapest Metal Gear Rising cosplay

They must have a lot of free time over at Kojima Productions. I mean, it's not like they are busy working on new Metal Gear games or anything! A few hours ago, Hideo Kojima tweeted this picture of former Metal Gear Rising producer Yuji Kore...

 
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Reminder: Europe gets the MG Rising Gray Fox DLC for free

As a reminder, all Europeans will be getting the Gray Fox costume DLC packed into Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance for free. This is the same DLC that US folks are required to pre-order to obtain. This was revealed nonchalantly ...

 
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Metal Gear Rising gets three new gameplay videos

While it would have been interesting if Gray Fox was the protagonist of Metal Gear Rising, we have Raiden now, and he's looking as stylish as ever with these three new gameplay videos. "Zandatsu" details combat, "Locations" gives you a loo...

 
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This cat is a better ninja than Raiden

Have you played the Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo yet? More importantly, did you come across the cat on the beach? The little kitty is a better ninja than Raiden!

 
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What do you think of the Metal Gear Revengeance demo?

The Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo is now up on Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network. The demo is based on the Tokyo Game Show demo we saw last year, and sees Raiden fighting cyborgs, Geckos, and the dog robot with a chainsaw for a ta...

 
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Raiden was not originally the hero of Metal Gear Rising

Here's an interesting tidbit -- Gray Fox was supposed to be the hero of Platinum Games' upcoming Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance -- not Raiden. Kojima shares some thoughts on his latest work with IGN: It was actually not my idea, it wa...

 
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This Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance boss trailer is boss

Letting you know that this new Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance trailer is amazing, and then warning you that it may contain boss fight spoilers is pretty devious, right? Well, I'm just telling the truth here! The fights in this trailer look...

 
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Have some Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance concept art

Platinum Games released a bunch of concept art for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance over on their official site. The artwork depicts the evolutions that went into creating some of the main bosses you'll be fighting against in the game, like S...

 
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Here's a look at the Cyborg Ninja costume in MG Rising

Kojima Productions has revealed the first ever screen for the Cyborg Ninja costume, which was teased in November as a GameStop pre-order bonus for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (according to Konami, EU buyers will get it standard). While i...

 
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Metal Gear Rising is not being considered for Wii U

Kojima Productions' Yuji Korekado has stated for the record that Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is not being considered for Wii U, and has offered a pretty flimsy reason as to why. According to the producer, the Wii U's biggest fe...

 
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Watch Raiden kick Metal Gear Ray's ass in Revengeance

Konami has given us a pretty detailed look at what we can expect out of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. This first video shows the Metal Gear Ray battle that was teased months back, and it is pretty badass. Raiden slices and dices Ray like...

 
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Special Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance PS3 is pretty

Check out this special Japanese PS3 for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. It's a 250GB new slim PS3 with a lovely blue running through the middle over the sliding disc door, and some kanji and other text on the top and bottom edges. It comes ...

 
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Gear up for a Metal Gear Rising demo on December 13

Siliconera is reporting that a demo for the upcoming action romp Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance will be available on the PSN on December 13th. As of today, it looks like the demo will be released worldwide. This will mark the first time the...

 
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Play as Cyborg by pre-ordering Revengeance from GameStop

Excited for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance? Well here's something extra to be excited for: You can play as Cyborg Ninja from the original Metal Gear Solid if you pre-order the game through GameStop. It's merely a player skin, most likely th...

 
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15 badass seconds of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

I found this new video on Konami Japan's YouTube channel this morning. It's not much at only 15 seconds long, but it's good enough that I've watched it 3 times already. The video's first sneak-behind stealth kill is one of the first t...

 
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Japan's Metal Gear Rising special edition is turbo-boss

Konami may not know that 50% of what it publishes even exists, but at least it doesn't screw around where Metal Gear is concerned. The publisher has unveiled the Rising: Revengeance special edition that'll be coming to Japan. It's...

 
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Here's the Metal Gear Revengeance trailer in English

Did you enjoy the Tokyo Game Show trailer for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance? Well here it is in English so you can actually understand what's happening now. Well, okay, it's still a little confusing with how the video is jumping through t...

 

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