updated 07:55 pm EDT, Thu April 10, 2008
Sony PS3 Metal Gear bundle
Sony is offering consumers a gunmetal grey limited edition Playstation 3 console, with a matching DualShock 3 controller, bundled with Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots – Konami's latest sequel to the epic Metal Gear game series. The bundle, which has already been released and almost immediately sold out in Japan, features an 80GB hard drive for storage. Pricing and availability were not expressly mentioned, but Metal Gear Solid 4 is available on June 12th for $60.
With the Standard Edition of Metal Gear, Konami is including a special Metal Gear Saga Vol. 2 DVD and the full version of Metal Gear Online – the beta for which runs from April 17th to May 5th. The DVD includes original video content focusing on the interconnectivity of the game's heroes and villains in the past and present.
Konami is also offering a Limited Edition version of the game, which is presented in a collectible box with artwork by Yoji Shinkawa, an additional Blu-ray disc featuring two never-before seen "Making of" documentaries, as well as a soundtrack for the game.
Customers that wish to preorder Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots Limited Edition will receive a complimentary Metal Gear Solid 4 Art Book.
Gunmetal Grey PS3
Metal Gear Solid 4 Standard Edition
Metal Gear Solid 4 Limited Edition