Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance to come to PC

at 06:54pm May 17 2013

Not many details on the port, but we do know that it is coming.

Still Playing: Metal Gear Rising Revengeance

at 11:48am April 20 2013

David Valjalo gets all hot and bothered by Platinum Games’ epic of sex, death and cyborg samurais.

UK charts: Crysis 3 beats Revengeance to top spot

at 10:16am February 25 2013

Crytek shooter beats Platinum Games’ Rising in this week’s UK all-format chart.

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance review

at 08:00am February 19 2013

Platinum Games’ uneven handling of Revengeance is both brilliant and baffling.

Something About Japan: Hideo Kojima on his Revengeance world tour

at 05:29pm February 16 2013

Hideo Kojima and Platinum Games get ready for their Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance promotional world tour in this week’s Something About Japan column.

Something about Japan: critics dazzled by Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and Hitman Absolution

at 01:43pm February 2 2013

Our man in the East reveals Japanese critics’ responses to two blockbuster releases in this week’s Something about Japan.

Something About Japan: Black Ops II beats Animal Crossing; Warfighter praised; Metal Gear Rising latest

at 01:17pm December 5 2012
Something About Japan: Black Ops II beats Animal Crossing; Warfighter praised; Metal Gear Rising latest

This week we’re tackling Japan’s take on the genre that’s come to define this console generation, in the west at least: the military FPS. Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Medal of Honor: Warfighter are both out now in Japan, and we’ll be investigating their critical and commercial results. We’ll also take a glimpse at Platinum’s uncompromising attitude to working in the Japanese game industry as we listen to what the Bayonetta studio has to say about working with Kojima Productions on Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance.

Metal Gear Rising Revengeance: Platinum and Kojima Productions give Raiden his chance to shine

at 03:47pm November 20 2012

As we sit on the outer edge of a stark white preview room somewhere within Kojima Productions’ Tokyo Midtown office and play Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Raiden doesn’t seem like much of a problem. He’s lithe and responsive in his movements; he’s stylish and deadly in his attacks. But Raiden is a problem – or at least he has been.

Inside Platinum Games: we chart the history and future of the studio behind Bayonetta

at 03:29pm October 31 2012

One of the world’s most magical stories gets underway when Charlie Bucket finds a golden ticket. This slip of paper contains the promise of secrets and wonders untold: a visit to Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory. Charlie’s thrill of anticipation at what lies behind those gates is palpable. We’re in Osaka, about to enter the Umeda Sky Building, and it feels like we’re holding a platinum ticket. This is the home of Platinum Games, a studio that in just five short years has made some truly spectacular titles.

E247: Platinum-grade action meets tactical espionage in Metal Gear Rising

at 02:57pm October 22 2012
EDG247 Metal Gear

What happens when two of Japan’s finest studios – one renowned for its purebred action games and the other for story and tactical depth – join forces? That’s the question issue 247 of Edge, out October 25, sets out to answer as we go hands-on with Platinum Games and Kojima Productions’ collaboration Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance.

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