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Gamesdog Metal Gear Solid 4 Review

By: Chris Pickering

To finally see Snake go is certainly a sad time. As a closing to an epic series, this is the fan service we all dreamed of. As a game on its own, it's stunning in its own right. Ignore the naysayers who claim the story is dull and tedious, they're just fools. Metal Gear Solid 4 is simply fantastic. (Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, PS3) 10/10

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TheExecutive  +   2787d ago
The magic number is: 51
That is the 51st 10/10 for MGS4.
clintos59  +   2787d ago
And more to come as days pass, lol.
It really deserves it. The game is just so damn awesome. :)
Drekken  +   2787d ago
how isnt the meta score higher then GTA by now? It stays at 9.6
resistance100  +   2787d ago
Actually its closer to 56
Hydrolex  +   2787d ago
51 10s and how many under 10s ?
Ok whoever gave MGS4 anything under 10 needs attention.
The Wood  +   2787d ago
i never even knew there were so many gaming sites out there
this is an MGS encore

*raises glass for the 51st time*

To Kojima and team
sonarus  +   2787d ago
@The wood, very well said. Those guys deserve all the credit. For almost 4 yrs, they poured everything they had into one game. We are very very pleased with the results.

MGS4 re defines the word epic in video games. Best movie this yr best game this gen
japwow  +   2787d ago
-Maverick-  +   2787d ago
Right now I'm coming close to the end of ACT 5 (I think)



Seriously its just so epic and amazing.

I'm am WOW'D.
SPECTER  +   2787d ago
keep em coming.
MGS4 deserves every single 10/10.
juuken  +   2787d ago
This game deserves it.
PimpHandHappy  +   2787d ago
it blew my mind many times over my 1st run...23hours
michel-ragi  +   2787d ago
this game sucks
i really can't believe why all these people falling in love with this game,
same animations as mgs3
same gameplay
not that perfect grafix
its much the same ,but with hd grfx and a new story
after pes 08,mgs4,silent hill,i think konami don't have a clue on what is the true next gen games
theKiller  +   2787d ago
bot stop ur denial and listen to these reviews only for this game, it made even gamespot to give it a perfect score
am getting tired of adding all this list!! so bubble me bot for giving u for free!!

MGS4 perfect reviews from!

10/10 from kombo
10/10 from gamespot
10/10 from IGN
10/10 from Playstation Official Magazine UK
10/10 from GamePro
10/10 from Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
10/10 from Game Informer
10/10 from Gameplayer
10/10 from Console Monster
10/10 from PSX Extreme
10/10 from AceGamez
10/10 from Famitsu
10/10 from MeriStation (Spain)
10/10 from PlayStation Beyond
10/10 from Empire Online
10/10 from neocrisis
10/10 from Rise of Games
10/10 from pocket-lint
10/10 from gamespot(UK)
10/10 from JeuxVideo.FR
10/10 from bingegamer(BG)
10/10 from PSU
10/10 from Dubious (104%)
10/10 from 411
10/10 from X-Play
10/10 from
10/10 from Eurogamer Portugal
10/10 from Loot Ninja
10/10 from PST (
10/10 from ME (
10/10 from 360-Entertainment
10/10 from
10/10 from Level 26
10/10 from PSM (Italy)
10/10 from Playr (bravo uk)
10/10 from ReelGamers
10/10 from Sl!ceGaming
10/10 from Sci Fi
10/10 from Giant Bomb
10/10 from Maxim Online
10/10 from Thunderbolt Games
10/10 from TheSixthAxis
10/10 from Lawrence
10/10 from Digital Chumps
10/10 from
10/10 from Hooked Gamers
10/10 from GamingAge
10/10 from QJ.Net
10/10 from G4 TV
10/10 from Geekscribe
10/10 from SCRAWL (
10/10 from
10/10 from Lazygamer
10/10 from Consolenauts
10/10 from Gamesdog
PoSTedUP  +   2787d ago
at #3
like, are you being sarcastic?
juuken  +   2787d ago
You can't be serious.
LOFT316  +   2787d ago
Without doubt !!!!!!

Been watching this guy on you tube called tyndis go through the game on Boss Extreme !! Showing us how its done to get the Big boss emblem
Watching this dude is pretty damn good
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PimpHandHappy  +   2787d ago
dont worry about metric
do this

take 3 reviews from places with a history. Gameinformer IGN and who ever else you find yourself enjoying. I think i can say out of those 50+ plus reviews i know maybe 5-6 of the mags/sites.

Just take the 3 lowest scores and 3 highest scores and take them off the list. Then add the rest up. Bet it comes to 9.9...i didnt do the math because i know a 10/10 game when i play it
PimpHandHappy  +   2787d ago
i dont think he is
i dont think he has played the game and i dont think he could afford a PS3....atleast his mom cant
michel-ragi  +   2787d ago
i do have the game,but i just wanted to express my opinion,i just wanted a new experience from metal gear .............
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PoSTedUP  +   2787d ago
sucks that you didnt enjoy it. peace
nycredude  +   2787d ago
Just finished MGS4!!!
I am kind of sad that it had to end but damn at least it went out with a bang!!! That last boss fight was freaking epic!! I'm going to play a bit of MGO and get right back to the game on the hardest level!! Can't wait!

This game is without a doubt the best game I've ever played and if it doesn't get GOTY then it's a shame!

BTW what the heck is with Metacritic? It doesn't have any of the recent 10 scores on it and is still stuck on 94???
Timesplitter14  +   2787d ago
"Ignore the naysayers who claim the story is dull and tedious, they're just fools. Metal Gear Solid 4 is simply fantastic."

I love that part
Pp p  +   2787d ago
I found the game very boring half way through the game i exchanged mgs4 for a xbox360 game ninja gaiden 2
crimsonfox  +   2787d ago
hhahaha omg
what a loser
cr33ping_death  +   2787d ago
really? half way you say? and what part exactly is that? you damn xbot? god i hope you reply you piece of sh!t so you can look like an even greater f@ckin idiot.
Xiru  +   2787d ago
Drugs are bad!
juuken  +   2787d ago
You don't have a PS3.
Quit lying.
crimsonfox  +   2787d ago
mgs4 is the best game
in a very long time. metascore needs to get it's poop together.
what happened to the "360" reviews haha

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Panthers  +   2787d ago
Awesome game. All I wish is that it was longer. I loved sneaking around and sniping/healping the rebels.
heyheyhey  +   2787d ago
truly incredible

i love how they included the Mosin Nagant from MGS3, awesome weapon

you discover new things every minute in MGS
name  +   2787d ago
Alot of the 10's it got haven't been added to metra for some reason.
heyheyhey  +   2787d ago
Meta has a limited amount of recognized sources

or basically, a limited amount of sources that are likely to give a PS3 game a good score
Eimmij  +   2787d ago
I just beat the game last night and it is great the best game this year in all aspects except Graphics. I now what you guys are going to say but to me Uncharted Drake's Fortune still has it beat there the colors pop on that game the greens r green the yellow r yellow there is no haze of gray smeared over it or yellow it still gets a 10/10 from me im just saying Uncharted still is on top for me in the graphics for me and i hope more games take a look at that and make games look that great soon.
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beavis4play  +   2787d ago
man, that's a fine line between the two games........
i think bothe of the games are stunners. hey, what about ratchet? graphically it is jaw dropping as well!
there isn't anything on the 360 that can touch any of them.
ikkokucrisis  +   2787d ago
the thing about metacritics is
it is owned by CNET, who also owns Gamespot, who is owned/largely sponsored by MS. The same goes for Gamerankings, and once you understand this, you can see why all the scores are biased in favor of the 360 and against the PS3.
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kingOVsticks  +   2787d ago
That is just not cool
I knew it was kind strange whenever I saw a 8 or a 8.5 added to the list the score would immediately go down to 9.5 even went down to 9.4.Also remember there being a post where there were suppose to add the A+'s but it didn't seem like it. Over 50 tens out off around a hundred reviews gave it a perfect score and it still at a 9.6 thanx for the info.
Pp p  +   2787d ago
I don't want to spoil the story for everyone but one of the person in the game looses his arm and saves the other persons life when he comes between a massive ****.like i said i found it boring
Ned Flanders  +   2787d ago
ICUP  +   2787d ago
@Ned Flanders
*LOL* 8D
n4gzz  +   2787d ago
This is not kid games. So, i don't blame you. Play NG2 and have fun.
Xlll  +   2787d ago
PP thats not half way. Good try but you need a PS3 to play this game. You only get NG2 (6/10).
TunakTunakTun  +   2787d ago
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Calling All Cars!
Dark Cloud 3
Dark Mist
Disgaea 3
Epic Unannounced Game
Everyday Shooter
Final Fantasy VII Remake
Final Fantasy XIII
Final Fantasy Versus XIII
Formula One Championship Edition
Free Realms
God of War 3
Grand Theft Auto V
Gran Turismo 5
Heavenly Sword
Heavy Rain
High Velocity Bowling
Hot Shots Golf 5
Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier
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L.A. Noire
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Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots
Metro 2033: The Last Refuge
MLB 07: The Show
MLB 08: The Show
Motorstorm: Pacific Rift
Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm
Ninja Gaiden Sigma
Pixeljunk Monsters
Rat Race
Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction
Red Dead Revolver 2
Redwood Falls
Resistance: Fall of Man
Resistance 2: United We Stand
Ridge Racer 7
Rockstar Unannounced Game
Rouge Galaxy 2
Siren: Blood Curse
Sly Cooper 4
SOCOM Confrontation
Soldner-X: Himmelssturmer
Super Rub-a-Dub
Super Stardust
Syphon Philter
Team Ico Unannounced Game
Team Ico Unannounced Game 2
Tears of Blood
Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection Online
Tekken 6
The Agency
The Eye of Judgement
The Protector
Timesplitters 4
Twisted Metal
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
Uncharted 2
Valkyrie of the Battlefield
White Knight Chronicles
Wipeout HD
Yakuza 3
Zone of the Enders 3

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Built In Wi-Fi
Cheap PS Store Content
Create Themes
Dedicated Servers
Easy to Use XMB
Firmware Updates That Improves The Console
Free Online Play
Harddrive in all Consoles
Lagfree Online Play
Playstation Eye
Playstation Store
Reliable System That Does Not Break
Remote Connection With PSP
Wireless and Chargable Sixaxis Controllers
Webb Browser



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crimsonfox  +   2787d ago
tatotiburon  +   2787d ago
i don't remember saw so many reviews for a game in N4G, i hope xbox 360 supotters don't do the same thing when games like Gears of War 2 come out, it's really annoying.
heyheyhey  +   2787d ago
badz149  +   2787d ago
iHEARTboobs  +   2787d ago
It will only continue to happen across all platforms.
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Bubble Buddy  +   2787d ago
jealous much? o_0, and don't give me bull saying u have a ps3 or you can go to your friend's to play anytime.
name  +   2787d ago
Ninja gaiden 2?
steck67  +   2787d ago
I just beat the game a couple of days ago and I must say, the games is one of the best games I have ever played. It deserves a 10/10.
Obama  +   2787d ago
Stop pretending you have a ps3, ppp. I bet even xbots find u embarrasing.
Wakka_  +   2787d ago
This game looks awesome. It sucks that Yevon forbids the use of machina ya?
juuken  +   2787d ago
Lol, Wakka FTW.
Kratos_1986  +   2787d ago
dude your list will just keep getting biger and biger

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Miraak82  +   2787d ago
I beat the game about an hr ago and all I have to say is SPECTACULAR!!!!.....act 4 was the shznit!!!!
ElfShotTheFood  +   2787d ago
I'm sure the game is good, but is N4G going to link to every single no-name site and blog that reviews it?
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