The lights are on
After four years of service, Konami has announced it is shutting down
the online component of Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots.
Metal Gear Online as an entity will close in waves, as detailed in official timeline from Konami below – including the chance to get expansion packs and other rewards for free.
March 21st 2012 16:00 (JST) (2am central daylight time)
April 24th 2012 18:00 (JST) (4am central daylight time)(Note: Registration for new player characters will not be available during this time)
June 12th 2012 23:59 (JST) (9:59am central daylight time)
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it was good while it lasted its been going for 4 yrs straight and time to pull the curtains time for rising to come and kick ass now
One of my favorite games of all time. However really never got into the online play.
NOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!! I still haven't gotten my knife skill to level 3!
I had a hard time getting a game a year or two ago, so maybe now that it's closing I can get some good final matches. ^_^
Figures. They were going to do it someday.