Metal Gear Solid


Justin Timberlake's New Merch, Rated by Usefulness in Survival Scenarios

The Man of the Woods is releasing a custom piece of merch for every song on his album. Can they outlast a grizzly bear, though?


The World Would Be a Better Place If We Made These Video Game Gadgets for Real

Come on, people, are you seriously telling me you'd take the stairs if you owned a Portal Gun?


I Wish David Bowie Had Been More Into Video Games

If you ask me, working on 'Omikron: The Nomad Soul' was one of the worst moves Bowie made in his career.


Metal Gear Solid Creator Hideo Kojima Has Left Konami to Launch an Independent Studio

His next project will be a PlayStation exclusive, dealing another blow to Xbox's chances of catching Sony's console.


All Brown Everything: What Video Games Have to Say About the 1970s

The 1970s are no more, but playing games set in that decade depicts a time of murder, economic hardship and international tensions.


Kojima-Sans: Plans for the Next Metal Gear Solid Game Are Underway Without its Figurehead

And a "large-scale investment" will be needed, just as Konami is reportedly closing one of its studios.


The Final Word on ‘The Phantom Pain’, a Video Game About Video Games

It's one of 2015's greatest commercial and critical hits. Leigh Alexander unpicks what makes 'Metal Gear Solid V' work, and where it goes wrong.


Where In the World Is Hideo Kojima?

Is he on holiday? Has he left? Is he ever coming back? Someone, please, let us know, because this nonsense is so bloody tiring.


A Song of Metal Gear Solid: Photographing ‘The Phantom Pain’

Framing the scenes that make Hideo Kojima's Metal Gear goodbye so memorable.


Really, It’s OK to Not Play Every New Video Game That’s Coming Out

There's so many that you physically couldn't, anyway, so here's a guide to what you should pick up, based on your personal circumstances.


I Asked a Biological Weapons Expert How Far Fetched Metal Gear Solid’s Genome Soldiers Really Are

Stanford's Dr Steven Block reveals that Hideo Kojima's PlayStation original was remarkably prescient in its presentation of future troops.


‘Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’ Is the Perfect Stealth Game

Series creator Hideo Kojima has delivered his masterpiece, and it's amazingly adaptable to the player's misadventures.