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Thanks to Konami, an amputee gamer will soon sport a Metal Gear Solid-themed prosthetic

After tragically losing his arm, James White received the gift of a lifetime upon learning Konami wanted to design a prosthetic for him based on his favorite video game franchise, Metal Gear Solid.

Konami shutters Metal Gear Online developer Kojima Productions LA

Konami announced that it has shut down Kojima Productions Los Angeles, the development studio responsible for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's multiplayer component Metal Gear Online.

Konami still insists that Hideo Kojima works there, despite more reports to the contrary

Hideo Kojima has finally left Konami, according to a recent report. Konami, on the other hand, denies the rumor and still insists that he is merely "on vacation" after completing Metal Gear Solid 5.

Metal Gear Solid 5 ‘FOB insurance’ protects against invading players for a fee

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain has introduced "FOB insurance" as part of its latest software update, giving players the option of protecting the goods stashed in their Forward Operating Bases (FOBs) from invading rivals.

Metal Gear Online brings all your stealth shenanigans to your friends next month

Konami has revealed the first gameplay for Metal Gear Online, the competitive multiplayer spin-off to Metal Gear Solid 5 that's coming as a free update to consoles soon, with PCs following in early 2016.

Metal Gear Solid V save bugs fixed, Quiet no longer halts progress

Konami has issued a software update for the PlayStation 4 and PC versions of its desert espionage thriller Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, fixing major issues that prevented some players from progressing the game's story.

Too quiet: Konami sends warning about Metal Gear Solid V bug

Metal Gear Solid V is one of the best games of the year, but it's not immune to the bugs so prevalent in the industry today. Konami has issued a warning regarding using the character Quiet on two specific missions.

Essential starting gameplay tips for Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain 3:03

Whether you're a series veteran or a fresh-faced recruit, Metal Gear Solid V offers an unprecedented amount of freedom in how you can approach its missions. Here's some tips to help you get your bearings.

Konami is playing it fast and loose with the Metal Gear Solid V release for PC users

The hype surrounding Phantom Pain is reaching a head, but PC users may run into some issues as they download and install the game, especially if they're hoping to use the DVD.

Konami killing off dozens of legacy iOS apps in Japan

Veteran games publisher Konami will permanently retire a large number of its paid iOS apps in Japan, including Metal Gear Solid Touch and Silent Hill: The Escape, as it shifts its focus toward free-to-play titles.

Don’t worry, Metal Gear Solid V’s multiplayer won’t be hidden behind a paywall

After multiple outlets reported that Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's multiplayer would be locked behind a paywall, Konami has clarified that while the game will feature microtransactions, its multiplayer won't require them.

Buying Metal Gear Solid V via Steam? Don’t expect it to preload before launch day

Console gamers buying Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be able to preload the game so it's available to play immediately on launch day. Unfortunately, those buying the game on Steam won't have the same option.