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Metal Gear Solid HD Collection

The Ranking

89.81% Overall Rank: 470
Xbox 360 Rank: 47
2011 Games Rank: 465
2011 Xbox 360 Rank: 47
Score based on 16 reviews

Description

From the critically acclaimed director, Hideo Kojima, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection offers a handful of the most popular Metal Gear Solid titles from the past in true HD for the first time ever. Featuring three complete games, Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater and Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, the HD Collection offers old and new fans a chance to experience the epic game play, design and storytelling of the MGS franchise. The "Metal Gear Solid (MGS)" series is the seminal work of Hideo Kojima, Japan's master game creator, and the progenitor of the stealth action game genre. The series has become a global phenomenon, with over 27 million copies sold worldwide. The player controls a secret agent from an elite special forces unit who is sent on solo sneaking missions through enemy installations, vast jungles, and sometimes even the thick of battle. Alone and surrounded by the enemy, even a special forces agent will find it tough to come out alive. But that is the secret behind the series' popularity-the cerebral challenge of figuring out how to avoid combat, and the thrill of sneaking through enemy territory undetected.The MGS series is also known for its storyline, which blends seamlessly with the gameplay. The scenarios are based on extensive research and incorporate the drama of actual developments in society. These elements have made MGS what it is today: a mature work of entertainment that transcends national borders and the confines of video games, and one of the leading products of the Japanesecontent business.
Release Date: November 8, 2011

Latest Reviews

SiteDateTypeRating
GameSpot 06/27/12 Review 8.5 out of 10
DarkStation 02/23/12 Review 9 out of 10
X-ONE Magazine UK 02/01/12 Review 8 out of 10
Official Xbox Magazine UK 01/26/12 Review 9 out of 10
GameFocus 01/04/12 Review 9 out of 10
Game Over Online 12/28/11 Review 90 out of 100
Worthplaying 12/06/11 Review 9 out of 10
UGO 12/02/11 Review A
TeamXbox 11/30/11 Review 9 out of 10
IGN 11/21/11 Review 9 out of 10