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Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001)

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Two years after the death of Solid Snake, a rookie FOX-HOUND agent, on his first mission, infiltrates an offshore decontamination facility to rescue the President.

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Hideo Kojima

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
David Hayter ... Solid Snake (voice)
Quinton Flynn ... Raiden (voice)
Christopher Randolph ... Hal 'Otacon' Emmerich (voice)
Lara Cody Lara Cody ... Rosemary (voice)
Vanessa Marshall ... Olga Gurlukovich (voice)
Paul Eiding ... Colonel Campbell (voice)
John Cygan ... Solidus Snake (voice)
Maura Gale ... Fortune (voice) (as Maula Gale)
Phil LaMarr ... Vamp (voice) (as Phil La Marr)
Barry Dennen ... Fatman (voice)
Greg Eagles ... Peter Stillman (voice)
Jennifer Hale ... Emma Emmerich (voice)
Patric Zimmerman ... Revolver Ocelot (voice) (as Pat Zimmerman)
Cam Clarke ... Liquid Snake (voice)
Earl Boen ... Sergei Gurlukovich (voice)
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Storyline

Two years after the events at Shadow Moses, Solid Snake infiltrates the United States' Marine Corps and sees that the government is trying to unleash Metal Gear upon the world. With the help of Otacon, Snake will expose Metal Gear to the world and try to save the world from the disaster that was the Shadow Moses Incident. Written by Johnny

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

14 November 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Metal Gear Solid 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (cutscenes)| Dolby (gameplay scenes)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The programmers, artists, and game designers had to undergo a series of lectures and real-world counter-terrorism mission simulations in order to perfect the artificial intelligence routines for the enemy soldiers. See more »

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Quotes

Colonel: That reminds me, I saw Gubayama the other day in Shibomnigee. He said to give you his best.
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Alternate Versions

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Connections

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Soundtracks

Can't Say Goodbye to Yesterday
Music & Words / Produced by Rika Muranaka
Recorded by James Nichols (as James Nicholas) at Manhattan Center Studio
Mixed by Alan Meyerson at Media Ventures Studio
Vocal - Carla White
Piano - Onaje Allan Gumbs (as Onaje Allangumbs)
Bass - Kenny Davis
Drums - Eugene Jackson Jr. (as Eugene Jackson)
Sax - Don Braden
Trombone - Robin Eubanks
Conducted and played by Felix Farrar Orchestra
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Arsenal? What the....
17 July 2003 | by horrordude_666See all my reviews

Snake is a great character. I was mad when I found out that you aren't him. Radien is cool but everyone thinks he's a girl. But it's his first mission and you go to save the president but end up doing a lot more. From that you start fighting freaks, finding out that Snake's alive, learning of a new and unstoppable Metal Gear, and fight with your girlfriend all at the same time. It is a good game with lots of stuff to achieve and lots of enemies to fight. You should rent or buy this game. It's one of best games.


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