Video Game Attack Reviews: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

The storied past of Metal Gear is one of conspiracy, governmental abuse and deep thought out characters as well as plots. The series itself has spawned the covert ops style of gaming that many of us have enjoyed over the years. One of the most well known characters of gaming, Solid Snake, has been a mainstay in the series since its early days on Nintendo and now the torch is being passed. Raiden has been handed it and is running in with swords swinging. As we learned from Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, Raiden has a new cybernetically enhanced body and is now a cyborg as has become the norm in private military companies, otherwise known as PMCs. Fast forward 4 years from the end of MGS4 and we are in a world where the Patriots no longer hold any control, where PMCs have become a viable business and where cyborgs and cybernetic enhancements are commonplace. Does Metal Gear Rising stack up next to its long line of predecessors? Does it hold up as far as action or strategy games go? Here is your review.

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Want To Get Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Early? Demo Release Date and New Video.

Well Konami is taking it to the extremes for the fans of the Metal Gear universe. They are offering 250 fans the chance to play Metal Gear Rising before anyone else if they do one little thing. Throw a Metal Gear themed party and have people come there to play the game and we can only assume these same partiers will somehow make a drinking game out of this. Every time Raiden complains about something, drink, every time Raiden talks about his past, drink, every time you encounter a Metal Gear, drink. Seems fun? Well since I am a red blooded American I have bad news for us…

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