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Event Coverage: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Launch Event


As expected Konami does it big again with another great launch event. They really know how to pamper their loyal supporters. As we were all treated with an open bar and food. This Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Launch Event was held at the Hard Rock Cafe City Walk in Los Angeles. A big thank you to all Konami staff and BM for their generosity.

Hit the jump for some great shots of the event, and be sure to check out my review of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance here!!

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A Cut Above the Rest [PS3 Review] Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is a very innovative, engrossing, spellbinding, and controversial title. If there is one word I can use to sum up the experience of playing MGR, it would be perplexed. The game was almost canned by Kojima Productions due to difficulties with the story line and production direction, however, Platinum Games, well known for titles such as Bayonetta, Vanquish, and most recently Anarchy Reigns, were handed the reigns to steer this title in a new direction. This was a decision that was downright risky given the nature of the game and also its main character, Raiden.

Check out this suit/gameplay trailer and then read my review after the jump!


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Konami Announces Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Release-day World Wide Events


Konami announced today, their plans for various worldwide events coinciding with the launch of the highly anticipated title, Metal Gear Rising Revengeance. I will be onsite to cover this once in a lifetime event.

I don’t know about you but I have been personally following this game ever since it was announced, and I have been lucky enough to meet the producers and party with them. I’ll tell you right now, Konami knows how to throw parties! Don’t miss this rare opportunity to meet the producers and most importantly, say thanks! In case you missed our coverage of previous Konami events, you can find them in the links below.

PAX PRIME 2012 Metal Gear 25th Anniversary.
VGA 2012 After Party.

Here are the tour dates:
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[Update] Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Gets a Release Date and a New Trailer

Gamescom in Germany is underway and the typhoon of information is coming in by the late hour. Metal Gear series creator Hideo Kojima confirmed via twitter the release date of the highly anticipated spin off, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, as being February 21st, 2013.
[UPDATE] Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced that it will release METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE in North America and South America on February 19th, 2013.

Seems to me that Kojima Productions and Platinum games have a couple of surprises up their sleeves! Wait till the very end of the footage to see see the latest addition. Check out the video now!

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