General Information


Metal Gear game series

Publisher: Konami
Description: The first game, Metal Gear, was released in 1987 for the MSX2. The player takes control of a special forces operative Solid Snake who is assigned to find the titular superweapon "Metal Gear", a bipedal walking tank with the ability to launch nuclear weapons. Several sequels have been released for multiple consoles after requests from Konami to produce new Metal Gear games. The sequels expand the original game's plot adding new characters opposing and supporting Snake, while there have also been a few prequels exploring the origins of the Metal Gear and recurring characters.
Similar Games: Splinter Cell, Deus Ex
Genre(s): Action/Adventure Stealth game
Playthrough Length: Varies by game
Difficulty: Varies by game
Security Concerns: None

Multiplayer Information

Online Multiplayer: Select games
Local Multiplayer: Select games
Voice Chat:
Connectivity Structure: Internet, mainly for newer games
Age of Community: 17+
Community Attitude:

Gameplay Information

ESRB Rating(s): Mature
PEGI Rating(s): 18+
ACB Rating(s): Mature
Content Labels: Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Sexual Themes, Strong Language

Content Information

Violence: Yes
Language: Yes
Sexual Themes and Nudity: Yes
Drugs and Alcohol: Yes
Crude Humor or Comic Mischief: Yes

Cost Information

Subscription: For the latest games with multiplayer/co-op modes:
PlayStation Plus
Xbox Live
In-game Purchases: None
Gambling Elements: None

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