Sunday, January 2, 2011
The Ultimate Story-Line Based Game: Metal Gear Solid 4
No one, and I mean NO ONE, could sit and tell me that there is any game in the market today that comes close to even scratching the surface of the epicness that this game brings to the table. Take your favorite movie of all time, and now make that movie completely playable from start to finish and it's 5x better. Even once you do that, you still haven't begun to realize that what your playing isn't metal gear solid 4, so it's still not even good enough! I could sit here all day and rant about how amazing this game is, but that'd just be stupid. Right?
MGS4 is the final game in the long lasting saga which brings the protagonists journey, Snake, to an end. Throughout the plot, you must fight old friends, make new ones, and cope with all of the past information form th other games all coming together in one giant can of amazingness. You think you know what's going to happen next, and then all of a sudden some random event that you would never see coming smacks you in the face. Snake is the ultimate badass of any video game I have played, the guys body is falling apart; he feels like he is over 70 years old, and yet he still pushes himself in order to fight for peace. The long war with machines must come to an end, so must Snakes brothers rule over the system.
Overall, the fact that this game also supports online is a giant kick up the scale as if it wasn't going to get a 10/10 anyways. But of all the games I have played, (and trust me I have played A LOT), MGS4 takes the cake as the most amazing game to ever reach the shelves.