Raiden Returns For Revenge In Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Spike VGAs promised to reveal the truth about Metal Gear Solid Rising and boy, they have. Hideo Kojima took the stage at the Spike TV Video Game Awards and announced Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance – The incarnation of what was once known as Metal Gear Solid: Rising.

Hideo Kojima also revealed that the cybernetic version of the fan favorite Metal Gear Solid 2 protagonist Raiden will star in Revengeance.

Mr. Kojima also revealed that Konami will be overseeing the project while the task to deliver Revengeance has been handed over to Platinum Games studio, best known for hack-n-slash action game Bayonetta.

Watch Raiden slashing through his enemies in the Spike VGA exclusive trailer:

Before you start the debate about the changes, do consider that this game is a spin-off.