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Metal Gear Solid: Guns of the Patriots is a stealth-action game from 2008 by Konami Productions. It is the fourth game in the main Metal Gear Solid series.

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Is it possible to play Metal Gear Solid 4 on Playstation 4?

I got the disc of Metal Gear Solid 4 from a friend. I know that it is not possible to play PS3 discs on PS4. However, to my surprise, I also saw that Metal Gear Solid 4 is not available on PS Now, nor ...
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Killing a soldier: nanomachine warning

So, I was playing in a stealth-ish way through chapter 2, when I realized something: when I killed a PMC soldier, some seconds passed by, when a running comrade comes blazing through from the middle ...
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Metal Gear Solid 4 -- Snake/Raiden scene in the Nomad prior to Shadow Moses

1.) In this scene from MGS4 (the Mission Briefing just before the Shadow Moses act) around the 3:05 mark Raiden says: I won't live a proxy life, a slave to someone else's will. Snake then replies: ...
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Is there any benefit in-game to getting the special FaceCamo in MGS4 from defeating the Beauties non-lethally?

When you defeat an unsuited boss non-lethally in MGS4, you get their facecamo pattern. I know there's an achievement that you can get for getting a whole stack of FaceCamos. I also know you can ...
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Difficulty Differences

In Metal Gear Solid 4, what are the difficulty differences (like damage, etc) and why does it say that Solid Normal is the Normal difficulty for North American and European gamers rather than everyone?...
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What happens when your Stamina/Psyche Meter runs out?

In Metal Gear Solid 3 and 4, there are bars underneath your health bar. What happens when they are empty? I have never encountered that as I've always eaten/cured that bar.
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What's the point in choking enemies in Metal Gear Solid 4?

I've never played any of the Metal Gear Solid games before and I think I've just made the mistake of jumping straight into MGS4 without a clue. It seems that a few minutes after choking out a guard, ...
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What's the 3 minute countdown for after defeating the Beast fights?

After defeating any of the B&B bosses they turn from beast to beauty form and attempt to hug you to death. I'm not sure if there's a hidden timer but after messing around with the hugging beauty ...
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Unable to update Metal Gear Online

I am an absolutely massive Metal Gear Solid fan, and naturally own the 4th edition of the series - Guns of the Patriots. I found out there was online to it, and got very excited, until I realized I ...
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What font is used in the codec screens in Metal Gear Solid 4?

What's the font used in Metal Gear Solid 4 for both the subtitles and Codec screens?
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Does giving rations count towards your "recovery items used" in Metal Gear Solid 4

In Metal Gear Solid 4, you can walk up to militia or PMC troops and give them items, including rations. Does doing so count towards your tally of "recovery items used" or not?
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Obtaining the Solar Gun in Metal Gear Solid 4

To get it you must collect all the dolls by killing bosses by nonlethal means. Do I have to collect them in a single run or do dolls collected in previous runs count too?
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Metal Gear Solid 4 game time while paused

Does the time while in the pause menu counts as played time?
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Can someone provide me with a summary of the Metal Gear Solid series?

I am playing Metal Gear 4 on PS3. I have not played any of the previous games in the series and the plot is full of old references. Can someone give a quick summary on what happened up to series 3?
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What is the best Rifle/SubMachine Gun in Metal Gear Solid 4?

What is the best Rifle and submachine gun in Metal Gear Solid 4? By best I mean, best rate of fire and greatest damage.
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