E3 2009: Microsoft announces Metal Gear Solid: RisingAt E3 2009 in Los Angeles, Microsoft confirms rumors that perhaps the most coveted of all Sony franchises would be coming to Xbox 360.
^M00:00:00 [ Music ] ^M00:00:04 >> Dong: What's the one blockbuster franchise that every Xbox 360 owner has always wanted to play? ^M00:00:11 [ Crowd response ] [ Sound effects ] ^M00:00:24 It's my honor to introduce the creator of Metal Gear Solid, Hideo Kojima. ^M00:00:30 [ Applause ] ^M00:00:35 >> Hideo:� It feels great to be finally standing here on the Xbox 360 stage. Today, it is my pleasure to announce that I'm bringing the Metal Gear Solid franchise to Xbox 360. >> Yeah! ^M00:00:51 [ Applause ] ^M00:00:58 I can confirm that the next major release will be called ^ITMetal Gear Solid Rising ^NO ^M00:01:06 and that development is currently under way to the Xbox 360. ^M00:01:12 [ Applause ] ^M00:01:16 >> Dong:� Kojima-san, we are honored to welcome the Metal Gear franchise onto Xbox 360. We can't wait to see what the next game holds for Solid Snake. >> Hideo:� But Dong, I didn't say anything about Solid Snake. ^M00:01:30 [ Sound effects ] ^M00:02:00 >> Metal Gear Solid Rising. Raiden is back. ^M00:02:11 [ Applause ] ^M00:02:17 >> Hideo: Unfortunately, I can't say more now, but I can promise you that it is a completely new Metal Gear experience and you can look forward to many great scenes. ^M00:02:29 [ Applause ] ^M00:02:34 >> Dong:� Kojima-san, with Metal Gear on Xbox 360,�we can finally say that our platform is complete.� Thank you so much for coming and sharing the news today. >> Hideo:� Thank you. Thank you. ^M00:02:45 [ Applause ] [ Music ] ^M00:02:49