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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no big deal
Does peace walkers online count? cuz i would get mad if they closed PW online as well.
as for MGS4, it must be sad for people who never got to try the multiplayer.
Well it was a fun ride while it lasted, i had Metal gear solid 4 guns of the patriots but i didn't get to play it online! oh well! let's go Metal Gear Solid: Reavengence! :P!
My name was BigBossREX. If you ever played with me, or were in one of my classy Solid Baked death match rooms, then I want to thank each and everyone one of you for four enjoyable years of a fantastic online game, thrill-ride, and most of all, experience.