Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)

Video Game  -  Action | Adventure | Drama  -  12 June 2008 (USA)
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"MGS4" brings a totally new concept and situation, resulting in the toughest "Metal Gear" infiltration mission ever devised. The game is set after the events of "MGS2" and players will reprise the role of top secret agent Solid Snake.

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Old Snake / Himself - Celebrity Moralist (voice)
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Ocelot (voice) (archive sound)
Peter Lurie ...
Enemy Soldiers / Vulcan Raven / Genome Soldiers (voice)
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Roy Campbell (voice)
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Drebin / 7th Circle - Avatar (voice)
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Local Boy / MGO Soldiers (voice)
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Sunny (voice)
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Raiden (voice)
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Vamp (voice)
Kim Mai Guest ...
Mei Ling / Body of Armor - Satisfied Customer A (voice)
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Jonathan (voice)
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Ed (voice)
Lara Cody ...
Rosemary (voice)
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In the near future, the nations of the world rely upon private military companies to fight their battles for them. When renegade super-soldier Liquid Ocelot emerges as the head of a potent coalition of mercenary powers, an aging Solid Snake returns to save the world one last time. Written by Sockatume

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In his final battle, a hero must stand alone. See more »


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$60,000,000 (estimated)
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An early version of the OctoCamo was used by Snake during Metal Gear Solid Mobile. The early version could not replicate patterns by touch, however; the player had to take pictures of colors themselves using their phone and then transfer them onto Snake's suit. See more »

Goofs

In this game, we're told that Para-Medic, the female doctor from Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, was Dr. Clark, who Naomi mentioned several times in Metal Gear Solid. However, Naomi always referred to this person as male. This is an unfortunate translational error: the Japanese language provides many gender-neutral terms, so Clark's gender was never specified in the Japanese version of the first game. The "Metal Gear Solid Database" which Konami have released fudges this by claiming Dr. Clark was secretive, and Naomi mistakenly assumed she was male as a result. See more »

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Solid Snake: [after crawling into a trash dumpster, then using the codec to contact Otacon] I'd crawl into a toilet if it kept me out of sight.
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References Snatcher (1988) See more »

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Freedom To Decide
(from Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001))
Written by Norihiko Hibino
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Metal Gear Solid is Art
9 December 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Metal Gear Solid franchise is hands down a piece of art. Perhaps one of the greatest stories I have ever experienced. This gaming franchise is the most advanced form of storytelling to date. Aristotle would be proud to see how far story and art have come. If you love stories then you have to play all three games, or at least watch the cut scenes on youtube. You would butcher some of its quality by just watching the cut scenes however. The gamers complaining about this game only complain because there just gamers not artists. Metal Gear Solid a remarkable art piece. Using both film and gaming as its medium. Think of it like a film that's as long as a novel, but you play and also watch throughout the experience. Games are around 8 hours, not 1-3 like films. Gaming is roughly a book which you get some control over as well as get to see visually on screen. If you enjoy art and story, get a PS3, Metal Gear Solid, MGS2, MGS3, MGS4 and play all of them in order. Play them on the easiest mode if you don't play games. 1 is the hardest so if you can't be it. Your option would be to get the remake version Metal Gear Solid: Twin Snakes on the gamecube, negative is you would have to buy a gamecube or just watch the cut scenes on youtube. Again is you love art and story you should miss this experience. It will change your life.


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