Metal Gear Solid

Metal Gear movie's director thinks he can make a good video game movie

Metal Gear movie's director thinks he can make a good video game movie

Eric Frederiksen

While DC Comics’ movies might make you think otherwise sometimes, Hollywood has seemingly mastered the formula behind a fun and successful comic book movie. That came after years of exceptional successes like Batman and Spider-Man, followed by mistakes like Halle Berry’s Catwoman and every Fantastic Four movie, though. With comic adaptations filling up the box office for now, it’s easy...

Metal Gear Solid dev was nearly sued over the game's movie references

Metal Gear Solid dev was nearly sued over the game's movie references

Eric Frederiksen

John Carpenter could’ve sued Hideo Kojima, but chose not to. Why? Because Kojima’s a nice guy. In the movie Escape from New York, Snake Plissken is sent into a walled off facility – the entire city of New York, in this case – to rescue the President from criminals ransoming him, with something injected into his veins to kill him if he fails. In the game Metal Gear Solid, Solid Snake is...