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UK MGS4 limited edition and pre-order campaign detailed

Monday, 12th May 2008 10:22 GMT By Patrick Garratt

Konami’s just confirmed the MGS4 limited edition for the UK and also that anyone pre-ordering the title will receive the Metal Gear Saga Vol. 2 DVD.

“This seven-part documentary details the origins of previous Metal Gear games and the evolution of Hideo Kojima’s epic series,” said the press release. “This gripping documentary offers a valuable insight into the series and the history of Metal Gear’s iconic hero, Snake.”

The limited edition costs £80, as previously confirmed by Play.

Full thing after the link.

Metal Gear Solid 4: Limited Edition and Pre-Order Campaign confirmed for UK
Metal Gear Saga Vol. 2 leading a Pre-Sales initiative
Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH has announced two innovative initiatives for the forthcoming launch of Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots for PLAYSTATION®3 on June 12th.

In advance of the game’s release, Konami has unveiled a pre-order campaign, which will be allied with key retail partners throughout Europe. Consumers who pre-order a copy of Metal Gear Solid 4 can receive an exclusive DVD entitled Metal Gear Saga Vol. 2. This seven-part documentary details the origins of previous Metal Gear games and the evolution of Hideo Kojima’s epic series. This gripping documentary offers a valuable insight into the series and the history of Metal Gear’s iconic hero, Snake.

Scheduled for release on June 12, Konami will also produce a Limited Edition collector’s package. Destined to be a highly sought-after compilation, the package includes a soundtrack CD, a 6” Old Snake action figurine, and an exclusive ‘Making Of’ Blu-ray disc. The Blu-ray disc contains two high-definition documentaries which offer a candid, behind-the-scenes look at the development of Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, with interviews with series creator Hideo Kojima and key Kojima Productions personnel. The Limited Edition will carry a £79.99 RRP.

“Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots is rightly seen as the stand-out title for 2008, and we were determined to come up with something special for its launch,” commented Martin Schneider, European Marketing Director for Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH. “With interest so high, it is only right that we reward fans of the series for pre-ordering the game, and the Metal Gear Saga DVD is a stunning look at how the series has evolved into the phenomenon it has become. Likewise, the Limited Edition is a celebration of all things Metal Gear, and will be prized by those who buy it.”

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2 Comments

  1. morriss

    The die-hard’s still want the art-book that’s with the US version Konami.

    Also, any confirmation the MGO won’t work on an imported game?

    #1 7 years ago
  2. nathan_snake

    I’m afraid that art book has been scrapped. Sorry to tell you that, i was looking forward to it aswell then i heard that konami scrapped it for some reason. I really wanted it. I’m living in Europe aswell (Ireland) and the whole play .com thing is annoying that it is being called a european limited edition, the you go to the site and it tells you ONLY UK ADRESSES.
    Hopefully other stores IN EUROPE will announce it soon ;)

    #2 7 years ago

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