This article is a list of equipment that appears in Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty.
Main article: Anti-personnel sensor
Equipping this causes your controller to vibrate when an enemy is nearby. The stronger the vibrations, the closer the enemy. If the controller doesn't have vibration settings, it'll make a beeping noise instead. The faster the beeps, the closer the enemies are.
Main article: Bandage
Consumable item which stops player characters from bleeding and gradually losing LIFE as a result.
Main Article: Battle Dress Uniform
Main article: Body armor
Item which halves the damage taken by enemy fire and attacks when equipped.
Main article: Camera
Main article: Cardboard box
Main article: Cell Phone
Main article: Cigarette
Item which can be used to detect the direction of infrared security beams. Do be warned that prolonged use of cigarettes by the player's character will mimic the effects of cigarettes in real life, by gradually depleting the player's LIFE gauge.
Main article: Directional Microphone
Item which allows the player to eavesdrop on character dialogue which would otherwise be out of earshot.
Lv PAN Card
Main article: Cold Medicine
Main article: Mine detector
Allows the player to detect mines by making them appear on the radar when equipped
Night Vision Goggles
Main article: Night vision goggles
Main article: Pentazemin
Consumable Item which prevents player character hands from shaking whilst aiming their weapons while in 1st person view. Especially useful when the player if wielding the PSG1 sniper rifle.
Main article: Ration
Consumable item which restores player LIFE. When equipped, in addition to restoring health, rations can also prevent the player from dying, when the LIFE gauge falls to zero.
Main article: Shaver
Main article: Thermal goggles