• From the critically acclaimed director, Hideo Kojima, a new 3D experience re-imagined from one of the most popular METAL GEAR SOLID titles from the past, comes METAL GEAR SOLID SNAKE EATER 3D.

    In the aftermath of the Second World War, the world was torn in two between East and West. It was the beginning of a new era- the Cold War.

    October 16, 1962. The President of the United States received word that the Soviet Union had deployed nuclear missiles in Cuba. The world trembled in fear as the prospect of nuclear war loomed ever closer. After days of tense negotiations, the Soviets finally agreed on the 28 th to withdraw their missiles from Cuban soil. With the resolution of this incident, later to be known as the Cuban Missile Crisis, it seemed that humanity had survived yet another threat to its existence.

    However, there was a secret condition in the deal that put an end to the crisis. Nokolai Stepanovich Sokolov, a Soviet scientist who had defected to the West, was to be sent back to the Soviet Union. The U.S. government agreed to this stipulation, and returned Sokolov back to his native land. Little did they know that Sokolov was to be the designer of a nightmarish weapon. Now, with Sokolov back in their hands, the Soviets are ready to resume its development. If this weapon is completed, it will mark the beginning of a new age of fear.

    August 1964. Realizing at last the urgency of the situation, the CIA forms a plan to recapture Sokolov. They dispatch the covert FOX unit to Sokolov’s research facility, located to the south of the great Soviet fortress of Groznyj Grad. Led by former SAS member Major Zero, FOX is a next-generation special-forces unit that operates both as a specialized combat group and as a covert intelligence outfit. The FOX unit’s modus operandi is to send a single agent, backed by radio support from afar, into enemy territory to carry out solo sneaking missions.

    August 24. A lone soldier swoops down from out of the blue. The man’s code name is Naked Snake.

    • Experience an all-new re-interpretation of METAL GEAR SOLID 3: Snake Eater, previously released on PlayStation 2 with over 4 million copies sold, in 3D for the first time ever.
    • Auto-stereoscopic 3D viewing capability that endeavors to create a rich jungle world with natural depth in settings of trees, rock/stone, water and more.
    • ‘Photo Camo’ system utilizing the built-in camera technology of the hardware bringing customized stealth and camouflage options to the player. By snapping a photo in the real world, players will be able to use the same image as a camouflage pattern applied to Snake’s uniform within the game.
    • Utilizing the Gyro Sensor, players will become one with Snake through specialized tilt mechanics throughout the game design. As Snake climbs trees, or traverses bridges and other environmental obstacles, players will be in danger of falling based on the balancing of the system.
    • An intuitive menu utilizes the touch screen for quick and easy equipping of items and weapons.

    • 9th Annual CESA Game Awards/Excellence Award
    • 8th Annual CESA Game Awards/Game Awards Future award
    • Gaming Convention Germany/Best PS2 Game
    • German “Official PlayStation2 Magazine” E3Awards /Best of E3
    • US Game Site “GameSpot” Best of E3 2003 /Must See Movie #1
    • US Game Site “GameSpot” Best of E3 2003 /Best PS2 Game Award
    • 7th Annual CESA Game Awards/Game Awards Future award
    • Famitsu Award 2004/Platinum Palace Induction
    • IGN Best of 2004/Best Overall Action Game
    • IGN Best of 2004/Best Overall Story
    • IGN Best of 2004/Best PS2 Use of Sound
    • IGN Reader’s Pick/Top 100 Games of All Time (Number 10)
    • GameSpot Best of 2004/Best Story
    • GameSpot Best of 2004/Best Sound Effects
    • GameSpy Game of the Year 2004 Awards /4th Best Overall Game of 2004
    • GameSpy Game of the Year 2004 Awards /2nd Best PS2 Game of 2004
    • GameSpy Game of the Year 2004 Awards /Most Amazing Comeback
    • Game Audio Network Guild 2005/Best Original Vocal Song – Pop : “Snake Eater”
    • Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences /Outstanding Character Performance: David Hayter (nomination)


Blood and Gore
Intense Violence
Sexual Themes


Nintendo 3DS™

Release Date:

February 21, 2012



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