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Submitted by doctorstrange 1090d ago | news

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Isn’t a Day 1 Digital Title on the PSN

For everyone who was currently holding out for a last minute announcement that Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance would be a day 1 digital title on the PlayStation Network, we have some bad news.
-PSLS (Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, PS3)

TrendyGamers  +   1090d ago
That's a little weird, seemed to be the way every game was going.
doctorstrange  +   1090d ago
If we have to use Gaikai for PS3 games on PS4, I hope they actually put all the games up there.
TrendyGamers  +   1090d ago
That would be awesome.
ziggurcat  +   1090d ago
"Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Isn’t a Day 1 Digital Title on the PSN"

so what?
Godchild1020  +   1090d ago
Some of us would have liked to see it as a day 1 digital.
mricecreamman  +   1090d ago
ya and what's the big deal?
My_Name_BTW_Is_Dante  +   1090d ago
The big deal is that Sony usually does these day 1 digital titles and Rising isn't good enough to be on their list. I mean it's already obvious that it's going to be garbage and flop. Even review sites haven't been pushing out reviews early because everyone will know that it's short, mediocre, and not worth buying.

If it ever does become a retail title then it will be later when everyone knows how terrible it is and that's why Sony isn't adding it as a day 1 title.

Meanwhile, it's a big deal for other games (especially the ones that are good and are worth paying for).
HiddenMission  +   1090d ago
Wow troll much Dante...I think someones bitter that DmC flopped at retailers lol.

Ok point at hand 1st publishers foot the PSN bill for a title being put up. If the publisher didnt budget in the added expense then it wont hit PSN until its earned enough to warrent it or the publisher feels that spending more could potentially net them more profits.

Nothing that goes on PSN or XBL is put up by either company unless of 1st party or exclusive deal.
Quiescent  +   1090d ago
i bet you like pineapples
pr0t0typeknuckles  +   1090d ago
aww Donte bro you still mad that your game flopped man, its okay everythings gonna be alright you dont need to cry anymore once raiden and kratos hit the bank they may be generous enough to give you some money to get back on your feet, cause lets face it the real Dante is laughing at you right now, XD.
Sephiroushin  +   1090d ago
"If it ever does become a retail title then it will be later when everyone knows how terrible it is and that's why Sony isn't adding it as a day 1 title."

It is a retail title. see ya!
My_Name_BTW_Is_Dante  +   1090d ago
And why would it be? Nobody would buy this garbage anyway. It's a 5 hour crappy hack & slash that's nothing but a cash-in. No fan of Metal Gear would support this trash and Sony knows it.

Sony thought ahead and knew that people who buy it were instantly going to return it the next day and buy something that doesn't suck so they don't want the anger to be on them by releasing something like that early when you can't return it.
NateCole  +   1090d ago
I do. MGS fans since the NES days.
HiddenMission  +   1090d ago
MG fan since day on and Im getting it so try harder bro
pr0t0typeknuckles  +   1090d ago
aw Donte bro, stop being jealous, now we all know your game wasnt that long eihter nor was the story even good, no true DMC fan would buy your game you know, i got to be honest with you though i think your brother was a B!3h, and you and mundus were just so corny no one took you seriously, but when people see raiden they respect him which is odd nowadays, heck im pretty sure people respect nero more than you.
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Wedge19  +   1090d ago
I'm all retail anyway, but it sucks for the people that like their digital titles.
iDotDotDot  +   1090d ago
My retailer isn't getting Rising in till the weekend. I was really hoping for a PSN release so I wouldn't have to wait.
dbjj12088  +   1090d ago
Jee, what a shame... <.<
/alwayswaitsforreviews
Lifebanisher  +   1089d ago
Call of duty black ops 2 wasn't on psn's digital store too on day 1.. now I wonder if this will happen to god of war ascension too I really want that game to run on my hdd only..

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