Release date: June 12, 2012. Publisher: Konami.
From the critically acclaimed director, Hideo Kojima, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection for Playstation Vita includes two of the most popular Metal Gear Solid titles from the past in true HD.
Featuring both Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, the HD Collection offers gamers a chance to experience the epic game play, design and storytelling of the MGS franchise with all-new features including optimized controls designed to take full advantage of the Vita’s touch-screen capabilities, a rebalanced user interface, along with trophies and game-saves that can be shared via Transferring (save data sharing) with the PS3 version of MGS HD Collection.
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
After the Shadow Moses incident, technological data on the nuclear-armed walking tank Metal Gear leaks onto the black market. Solid Snake and his allies form the anti-Metal Gear NGO “Philanthropy” and set out in pursuit of a tanker carrying a new Metal Gear prototype. But Snake falls into a trap set by former FOXHOUND member Ocelot, and is believed lost along with the tanker at the bottom of the Hudson River.
Two years later, the Big Shell, an oil spill cleanup facility constructed on the bay, is taken over by terrorists led by a man claiming to be the long-lost Solid Snake. The government sends Raiden, a new recruit in the new FOXHOUND, to infiltrate the Big Shell and rescue the US President, who is held hostage inside… The underlying theme of this second entry in the series is “memes,” or cultural genes.
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
The story shifts back in time to 1964, the height of the Cold War. Naked Snake-the man who would later become the legendary mercenary known as Big Boss-heads into Soviet territory to help the scientist Sokolov defect to the West. But the mission ends in failure due to the betrayal of Snake’s mentor and mission advisor The Boss, a female soldier known as “the Mother of Special Forces.”
The Boss defects to the Soviet Union, taking a miniature nuclear warhead with her as a gift, which her new hosts promptly launch at a Russian research facility. Naked Snake heads once more into the Soviet Union on a mission to kill The Boss… The third MGS game tells the story of men and women who struggle to remain loyal even while their fates are at the mercy of the ever changing political “scene.”
- Two Epic Games in One – Featuring hours of endless fun, play through two of the treasured classics in the Metal Gear Solid universe with Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
- Optimized Controls – Utilize the PS Vita’s unique touch-screen controls to battle enemies while traversing the landscapes
- Finely Tuned Interface – Tweaked, rebalanced user interface helps maximize the users efficiency
- An Inimitable Universe – Experience some of the greatest gaming design, storytelling and presentation of all-time with the heroic Metal Gear Solid universe
- Transfarring – Continue your saved game no matter where you are by transferring your trophies and save-game data back and forth from your PlayStation 3 and the PlayStation Vita