There is not a single video game that opens as profoundly, or as appropriately, as Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots does with Solid Snake’s “War has changed” monologue. In less than five minutes, not only is the game’s tone established, so is a new direction for the franchise as a whole.
In the last few days some alleged leaks about PS5 have hit the Internet. As with any leak or rumour, it would behove one to take each piece of news with the proverbial grain of salt, but this source has gotten things of this nature right before...
The first three episodes of AMC's new horror series "The Terror" find a mid-19th century expedition stranded in the Arctic. Starvation is on everyone's mind, but a creature is also stalking them across the ice.
With The Boss, and with Metal Gear Solid 3, Kojima recontextualizes the entire Metal Gear narrative to tie into Metal Gear Solid 2’s ending. In that sense, the series also becomes a story that was always leading to an ending like MGS2’s. Metal Gear becomes a perfect circle.