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メタルギア シリーズ


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METAL GEAR GOODS
 
Metal Gear Solid Scenario Book
メタルギアソリッド シナリオ・ブック

SCENARIO BOOK
DETAILS
Format Book
Released 6 Apr 2005
Publisher Shinkigensha
Product ID ISBN4-7753-0389-9
Size (cm) 17.7 x 11 x 2.8
Weight (kg) 0.38
PRICE
STATUS
First in a set of three 'Scenario Books' for the Metal Gear Solid series.
Features all text & dialogue from the original Metal Gear Solid (1998).

550 pages (text only), Japanese.

Metal Gear Solid 2 Sons of Liberty Scenario Book
メタルギアソリッド2 サンズ・オブ・リバティ シナリオ・ブック

SCENARIO BOOK
DETAILS
Format Book
Released 6 Apr 2005
Publisher Shinkigensha
Product ID ISBN4-7753-0390-2
Size (cm) 17.7 x 11 x 3.9
Weight (kg) 0.52
PRICE
STATUS
Second (of three) 'Scenario Book' releases for the MGS series.
Covers every single line of text & dialogue from the Japanese release of Metal Gear Solid 2 (2001).

766 pages (text only), Japanese.

Metal Gear Solid 3 Snake Eater Scenario Book
メタルギアソリッド3 スネークイーター シナリオ・ブック

SCENARIO BOOK
DETAILS
Format Book
Released 6 Apr 2005
Publisher Shinkigensha
Product ID ISBN4-7753-0362-7
Size (cm) 17.7 x 11 x 4
Weight (kg) 0.56
PRICE
STATUS
Final 'Scenario Book' in a set of three, covering every single line of text & dialogue featured in the Japanese release of Metal Gear Solid 3 (2004).

796 pages (text only), Japanese.

Metal Gear Solid Bande Dessinée
メタルギアソリッド バンドデシネ

PSP
DETAILS
Format PSP
Released 21 Sep 2006
Publisher Konami
Product ID ULJM-05150
Size (cm) 17.7 x 10.5 x 1.4
Weight (kg) 0.09
PRICE
STATUS
'Interactive Comic' for the PSP based on the american Metal Gear Solid Official Comic Book.
Takes you through the entire storyline of Metal Gear Solid (1998) with stylish visuals and minimal interaction.
One of the more miscellaneous Metal Gear releases.

PSP case, PSP UMD disk, colour booklet.

Metal Gear Solid Collection
メタルギアソリッド コレクション

METAL GEAR 20th ANNIVERSARY
DETAILS
Format Box Set
Released 26 July 2007
Publisher Konami
Product ID SLPM-66796
Size (cm) 20 x 15.5 x 8.5
Weight (kg) 1.22
PRICE
STATUS
Luxury 'Metal Gear 20th Anniversary' box set that includes:
- Metal Gear & Metal Gear 2 [PS2]
- Metal Gear Solid [PS]
- Metal Gear Solid 2 [PS2]
- The Document of MGS2 [PS2]
- Metal Gear Solid 3 [PS2]
- Metal Gear Solid Portable Ops [PSP]
- 'Metal Gear Saga' DVD

A superb set - though it's a shame it doesn't include the enhanced editions (MGS Integral, MGS2 Substance etc).
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Metal Gear Solid
メタルギアソリッド

METAL GEAR 20th ANNIVERSARY
DETAILS
Format PlayStation
Released 26 July 2007
Publisher Konami
Product ID SLPM 87411~2
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 2.5
Weight (kg) 0.25
PRICE
STATUS
'Metal Gear 20th Anniversary' re-issue of the first Metal Gear Solid (1998).
First in a set of four 'Metal Gear 20th Anniversary' re-issues.

Cardboard presentation sleeve, double CD case, 2 x PlayStation CD-ROM, colour booklet.

Metal Gear Solid 2 Sons of Liberty
メタルギアソリッド2 サンズ・オブ・リバティ

METAL GEAR 20th ANNIVERSARY
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 26 July 2007
Publisher Konami
Product ID SLPM-66792~2
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.21
PRICE
STATUS
'Metal Gear 20th Anniversary' re-issue of Metal Gear Solid 2 (2001).
Includes the bonus 'making of' disc The Document of Metal Gear Solid 2.

PS2 case in cardboard sleeve, PS2 DVD-ROM x 2, colour booklet.

Metal Gear Solid 3 Snake Eater
メタルギアソリッド3 スネークイーター

METAL GEAR 20th ANNIVERSARY
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 26 July 2007
Publisher Konami
Product ID SLPM-66794~5
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.21
PRICE
STATUS
'Metal Gear 20th Anniversary' re-issue of Metal Gear Solid 3 (2004).
Includes a bonus PS2 disc featuring the original MSX2 versions of:
- Metal Gear (1987)
- Metal Gear 2 (1990)

PS2 case in cardboard sleeve, PS2 DVD-ROM x 2, colour booklet.

Metal Gear Solid Portable Ops
メタルギアソリッド ポータブルオプス
METAL GEAR 20th ANNIVERSARY
DETAILS
Format PSP
Released 26 July 2007
Publisher Konami
Product ID ULJM-05256
Size (cm) 17.7 x 10.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.09
PRICE
STATUS
'Metal Gear 20th Anniversary' re-issue of the original PSP Metal Gear Solid Portable Ops (2006).
Fourth and final release of the 'Metal Gear 20th Anniversary' campaign.

PSP case in cardboard sleeve, PSP UMD disc, colour booklet.

Metal Gear Solid 2 Bande Dessinée
メタルギアソリッド2 バンドデシネ

Includes METAL GEAR SOLID 1 BD
DETAILS
Format DVD
Released 12 June 2008
Publisher Konami
Product ID KD-332
Size (cm) 20 x 14 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.17
PRICE
STATUS
Second 'Digital Comic' release after Metal Gear Solid Bande Dessinée, but instead of PSP software it's a standard DVD release this time.
Brings the comic book version of Metal Gear Solid 2 to the big screen with full voice acting from the Japanese cast.
The second disc includes the same Metal Gear Solid adaptation as the original PSP MGS Bande Dessinée with an all-new voice-over (but no interaction).

Tin DVD case, 2 x DVD discs.

Metal Gear Solid HD Edition
メタルギア ソリッド HD エディション

XBOX 360
DETAILS
Format Xbox 360
Released 23 Nov 2011
Publisher Konami
Product ID JES1-00188
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.4
Weight (kg) 0.17
PRICE
STATUS
After the HD Edition of Peace Walker, Kojima Productions return to the Metal Gear series for a major retrospective featuring 'HD Editions' of:
- Metal Gear Solid 2 (2001)
- Metal Gear Solid 3 (2004)
And included as a bonus:
- Metal Gear (1987)
- Metal Gear 2 (1990)
- Metal Gear Solid (1998)

Xbox 360 case, Xbox 360 DVD-ROM, colour booklet.

Metal Gear Solid HD Edition Premium Package
メタルギア ソリッド HD エディション プレミアムパッケージ

XBOX 360
DETAILS
Format Xbox 360
Released 23 Nov 2011
Publisher Konami
Product ID VK045-J1
Size (cm) ?
Weight (kg) ?
PRICE
STATUS
'Premium Package' presentation of the Xbox 360 MGS HD Edition.

Includes:
- Game (cover by Yoji Shinkawa)
- 'The Art of Metal Gear Solid The Original Trilogy' art book
- 'Metal Gear Solid The Original Trilogy Vocal Tracks' soundtrack CD

Metal Gear Solid HD Edition
メタルギア ソリッド HD エディション

PLAYSTATION 3
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 3
Released 23 Nov 2011
Publisher Konami
Product ID BLJM-61001
Size (cm) 17 x 13.5 x 1.4
Weight (kg) 0.14
PRICE
STATUS
PS3 version of 'MGS HD Edition'.
Features:
- Metal Gear Solid 2 (2001)
- Metal Gear Solid 3 (2004)
And included as a bonus:
- Metal Gear (1987)
- Metal Gear 2 (1990)
- Metal Gear Solid (1998)

PS3 case, PS3 Blu-ray disc, booklet.

Metal Gear Solid HD Edition Premium Package
メタルギア ソリッド HD エディション プレミアムパッケージ

PLAYSTATION 3
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 3
Released 23 Nov 2011
Publisher Konami
Product ID BLJM-60402
Size (cm) ?
Weight (kg) ?
PRICE
STATUS
'Premium Package' presentation of the PS3 MGS HD Edition.

Includes:
- Game (cover by Yoji Shinkawa)
- Art book
- Soundtrack CD

 



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