This Is Why Konami Killed Its Console Games

When I first came to Japan six years ago, the thing I noticed was that the portable industry was king here. Everywhere you went people were using a DS or PSP. However, since then, the smartphone has quickly become the dominate platform of choice. Go anywhere in the country, even …

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Hideo Kojima & Guillermo del Toro Are Making A New Silent Hill

Earlier today at Gamescom (Europe’s fan friendly answer to E3) Sony teased a new horror project call P.T. during their press conference. People were encouraged to go to the PlayStation Store and download the P.T. “demo” and when they did they were treated to short video clip instead of a …

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Konami Asks for Skullgirls to be Removed from PSN and Xbox Live *UPDATED*

Skullgirls fans will be sad to hear that Konami has requested the removal of the indie fighting game from Playstation Network and Xbox Live. During a Twitch livestream, Lab Zero Games design director, Mike Zaimont, announced that the title will probably disappear from PSN by Dec. 17 and from XBL …

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Kojima Delays Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Due to its Grand Scale

Fans looking forward to Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, are going to have to hold out a while longer. Series creator, Hideo Kojima recently told Famitsu (translated by Siliconera) that the game will release separately from its prologue title, Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes. After various video …

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Review: Zone of the Enders HD Collection (PS3/360)

Once upon a time, Konami actually let Hideo Kojima make games besides Metal Gear; I know it seems strange, but it’s true. Back in the early days of the PS2, before Kojima got around to Metal Gear Solid 2, he released a space-based giant-mecha game series called Zone of the …

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Hideo Kojima Confirms that Metal Gear Solid 5 Production is Underway

No one can dispute the influence that the Metal Gear Solid series has had on the gaming community over the years. The saga isn’t over yet, as its creator, Hideo Kojima, confirmed in a recent interview with Eurogamer.fr, that Metal Gear Solid 5 is currently in production. “We have not …

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The Trailers of E3 2012

E3, the video game industry’s uber-showcase,  is only a few short days away, and we figured that we would set-up a dedicated page where we would post the latest and coolest trailers in one easy and convenient place for you to watch. We’ll update the post everyday as new trailers …

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