Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater

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Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
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Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
Konami Computer Entertainment Japan
Konami
Metal Gear
Metal Gear Solid
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
Successor title
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots
Stealth, Action-Adventure
PlayStation 2
Ratings
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Main Credits
Hideo Kojima
Hideo Kojima
Hideo Kojima
European Union European Release Date(s)
PlayStation 2
March 42005
CanadaUnited StatesMexico North American Release Date(s)
PlayStation 2
November 172004
Japan Japanese Release Date(s)
PlayStation 2
December 162004
Awards | Changelog | Cheats | Codes
Codex | Compatibility | Covers | Credits | DLC | Help
Localization | Manifest | Modding | Patches | Ratings
Reviews | Screenshots | Soundtrack
Videos | Walkthrough
Achievements
GOG | In-Game | Origin | PlayStation Trophies | Retro
Steam | Xbox Live

Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater is the third iteration of the popular Metal Gear Solid series created by Hideo Kojima, entitled 'Snake Eater'. Rather than a direct sequel to Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Kojima decided to shift the action back to the Cold War era of the 1960's, providing background to some of the key characters from the Metal Gear universe as a whole such as Big Boss and Ocelot. Responding to some of the criticism of the series' previous outing, Metal Gear Solid 3: Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater provided a more focused and straightforward narrative than Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, while remaining compelling and involving. Core gameplay remained basically the same though the introduction of large outdoor environments, a close quarters combat system and the need to eat and heal injuries individually provided a more advanced playing experience.

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