Metal Gear Rising boss trailer isn’t for the fainthearted

Friday, 18th January 2013 12:36 GMT By Nick Akerman

Konami has ramped up its Metal Gear Solid: Revengeance promotion across the last couple of weeks. Keeping with recent tradition, the publisher has released a trailer focusing on boss battles.

It must be said: these encounters look absolutely mental. Following on from concept art released last week, Raiden’s ultimate foes are now shown in action. Coming up against multi-armed Mistral, barely-armed Monsoon, the muscley-armed Sundowner, and the very leggy Samuel, it’s clear to see this game isn’t for those who possess slow reactions.

Check out the video below:

A console demo will be available from January 22nd. If you haven’t read it yet, head on over here to scope out Brenna’s thoughts on Platinum Games’ production.

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  1. tmac2011

    meh idk about this game……..

    #1 1 year ago
  2. FeaturePreacher

    Platinum sure knows how to make awesome gameplay. After seeing this I hope Capcom could team up with them to make the genuine successor to DMC 4 on the next gen platforms.

    #2 1 year ago
  3. TD_Monstrous69

    Awesome! Though the 3rd boss wasn’t quite as impressive as the first 2 were.

    #3 1 year ago
  4. Sadismek

    Haven’t followed this thoroughly, but by the looks of it, everything is very spectacular.

    #4 1 year ago
  5. ActionGameKing

    Can’t remember the last time a game made my jaw legitimately drop to the floor…. Platinum Games…

    #5 1 year ago
  6. theevilaires

    is that vid spoilers? I want to watch it but I don’t want to ruin the exp when I get the game.

    #6 1 year ago
  7. ActionGameKing

    @6 Yup, Spoilers!

    #7 1 year ago
  8. ActionGameKing

    @2 Imagine Platinum making a Devil May Cry game, got goosebumps just typing that man, shit! Capcom knows people want that too.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. YoungZer0

    @2: Yikes.

    I gotta say, the game looks pretty much meh.

    @6: What’s there to spoil? The writing is so bad, it doesn’t seem to matter at all.

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Vice

    Looks like total shit tbh…

    #10 1 year ago
  11. Ars Nova

    Wow, judging by the comments so far this game is pretty polarizing.

    I’m just happy there’s a developer left on the planet that understands the importance of trailers with ACTUAL GAMEPLAY in them.

    Also why does Monsoon’s theme sound like Sum 41 wtf

    #11 1 year ago