Right on the heels of the rumors that the Kojima Productions studio in Los Angeles is closing down, rumblings of a new Metal Gear Solid title beginning development began to surface. Originally reported by the folks over at Kotaku, an interview with Nikkei reveals the following: “When we start development, a large-scale investment
*This rumor has been confirmed in the following statement by Konami on Nov. 3, 2015:* Konami has made the decision to close its Los Angeles Studio, effective immediately, due to the product development resources being restructured into a more centralized unit. This facility contributed to the recent Metal Gear Solid games.
Fans playing the latest PC title in the Batman Arkham series have had it rough. After a disastrous launch plagued with technical issues, Arkham Knight was pulled from store shelves and off of Steam. Unfortunately, while many issues had indeed been fixed on the relaunch, it was still being reported on Steam and
Ever since I was just a little Brother, I’ve been a video gamer. I don’t need to tell you about the unique value of this form of media or why we love it so much, but I’ll admit that the thrill of putting in a new game isn’t quite what it used to be. I’ve been thinking about the reasons for this, and I don’t think it’s because I’m too busy with real life or because I’ve become cynical (those are just coincidences). No, I keep coming back to the one thing that made me love games the most when I was young – the “holy crap” moment.