Metal Gear Solid: Guns of the Patriots

Metal Gear Solid: Guns of the Patriots

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by Project Itoh
     
 

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From the legendary video game franchise! Solid Snake is a soldier and part of a worldwide nanotechnology network known as the Sons of the Patriots System. Time is running out for Snake as, thanks to the deadly FOXDIE virus, he has been transformed into a walking biological weapon. Not only is the clock ticking for Snake, but for the world itself. Snake turns to the

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From the legendary video game franchise! Solid Snake is a soldier and part of a worldwide nanotechnology network known as the Sons of the Patriots System. Time is running out for Snake as, thanks to the deadly FOXDIE virus, he has been transformed into a walking biological weapon. Not only is the clock ticking for Snake, but for the world itself. Snake turns to the SOP for help, only to find that it has been hacked by his old enemy Liquid—and whoever controls the SOP System controls the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781421550879
Publisher:
VIZ Media
Publication date:
06/19/2012
Series:
Metal Gear Solid: Guns of the Patriot , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
366
Sales rank:
644,410
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Keikaku (Project) Itoh was born in Tokyo in 1974. He graduated from the Musashino Art University. In 2007, he debuted with Gakusatsu Kikan (Genocidal Organs), and took first prize of the “Best SF of 2007” in SF Magazine. He is also the author of Harmony (Haikasoru 2010), which won the Japan SF and Seiun Awards in Japan and was nominated for the Philip K. Dick Award in the US. After a long battle with cancer, Itoh passed away in March 2009. The ending of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, the 2010 PSP game, was dedicated to him.

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Metal Gear Solid: Guns of the Patriot 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a great book! I've never played MGS 4 since I don't have a PS3 but I think it is close to the game script. Having also read the first two books I think this is the best one but you need to read 1 and 2 to understand this one.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Best book ever :)
PainFrame More than 1 year ago
Eye have you!  Since the universe will not allow me to play this game on my 360, I am forced to read the book to find out what happened. I can’t speak to the differences between the game and the book, but from reading the afterword by Kojima it’s clear that Project Itoh (Is that really his name? Sounds like a public-works organization that builds interstate bridges or something.) has retold the story using Otacon as the narrator. It’s easily the most understandable and conclusive of Metal Gear narratives. Managing to summarize and wrap up everything while clearing the slate for the future. Sadly, the author of this book passed away in 2009, it’s too bad because he had a unique relationship with Metal Gear and Hideo Kojima in particular. This is a solid book (sorry) and it is revealing that Kojima let the author filter the story and retell it in his own way.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Love the book loved the game if you are a metal gear fan get the book and the game
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A Awesome Must Read Forever For Mgs!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I've read other novelizations of games but,this is THE BEST! Praise for project itoh.I hope to see you on other Metal Gear Solid novelizations
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
MGS is the best video game seires made by one mind of a brillant japanese legend so known as Hideo Kojima. Ive played the game since i was a baby and the funny thing is the first one i played was MGS 3! But now i am trying to catch up with the series because MGS V comes out in spring 2015 and i have some major catching up to do if i want to understand everything that happens! Also you guys should tell me which controller color is better white or camo for my PS3! Anyway peace and this was UserbOrnl363nd signing off!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Best app ever
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Mgs sucks