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No Metal Gear Solid 4 demo for PSN


Kojima Productions revealed in its latest podcast that it has no plans to release a downloadable demo of Metal Gear Solid 4 on the PSN. Host Ryan Payton stated: "I can tell you, as of right now, we don't have any plans of uploading this demo on the PlayStation Store." Instead, those interested in catching an early glimpse of Snake's next espionage game will have to do so at E for All in Los Angeles. Michael Shelling added: "[E for All] is going to be your one chance to actually play it prior to it launching next year."

Considering the immense hype behind the game, it seems Konami is confident that it can simply release the game without a demo. Certainly, there are very few that need to be convinced of its quality.

[Via Joystiq]

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1. You don't need a demo to know Kick-ass In A Can, kicks alotta ass!

Posted at 12:51PM on Oct 18th 2007 by comtar

2. this sucks. i could've sworn payton said there would be one.

:(

theres been one for every MGS game :(

i'm sad now

Posted at 1:00PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Justin

3. the gameplay video from TGS was demo enough. Consider your 60 bucks well spent.

Posted at 1:07PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Jeremy

4. lame.

Posted at 1:08PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Random1448

5. Oh I know it'll be the best $60 I ever spent, but no more trailers...and now no demo?

I at LEAST need a release date.

But hey, if I can't get it...I'll have to wait.

Posted at 1:11PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Justin

6. Publicity stunt

Posted at 1:12PM on Oct 18th 2007 by rawd

7. "as of right now"

I hate speculation-able diction as much as the next guy, but...

I can see em using the E-for-All demo as another opportunity to try to tweak it again before slapping it on the PSN.

You know what I want as much as the freakin' demo? The missing trailers. On the PSN. In 1080p please.

Posted at 1:48PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Shinogu

8. ^^^ i still don't know why that trailer is not there.

It just doesn't make sense.

Posted at 1:49PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Justin

9. While it sucks I know will be buying it anyway :).

Posted at 2:04PM on Oct 18th 2007 by novaoblivion

10. what a bunch of idiots not everyone has played MEtal Gear B4 i for one havent so a demo would have been nice,. oh well i'll end up renting it to see what its like then i'll end up keeping it till i beat it and wont need to buy it,.

Posted at 3:04PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Tim Parsons

11. I am so freaking getting this freaking game. Demo or no, it' a sin to own a PS3 and not have this game.

Posted at 3:14PM on Oct 18th 2007 by drizzlelicious

12. ^^^ yea i think thats actually against the law.

I read it somewhere.

Posted at 4:22PM on Oct 18th 2007 by Justin

13. Shame, I wanted to have a taste of this sooner, like Gran Turismo HD. Access to cutting-edge demos makes the PS3 that much more interesting- I hope they change their mind and release something before the new year after all, this could just be hyping up that show. In fact, I take all this to mean that they really will be releasing a demo!

Posted at 10:03AM on Oct 19th 2007 by Starfire

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