[UPDATE]: Metal Gear Solid 4 Trophy patch hits today; read the full Trophy list here




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Game Info

GAME NAME: Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

DEVELOPER(S): Kojima Productions

PUBLISHER(S): Konami

PLATFORM(S): PS3

GENRE(S): Stealth action

RELEASE DATE(S): 12 June 2008

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UPDATE: Reader Luke just informed us that the patch is now live in Australia! Get downloading, folks!

Konami has just confirmed that Japan will receive the Metal Gear Solid 4 patch enabling Trophies today, 6 August. They've also said, via the PlayStation Blog, that the rest of the world will be getting said Trophy support in "early August."

Until then, here's a full list of the Trophies you'll soon be able to collect:

  • Bronze: You enjoy all the killing, that's why.: Killed many enemies in one area, and vomited.
  • Bronze: Divine Wind: Caused a "divine wind" using the Tanegashima.
  • Bronze: Hands Up!: Held an enemy soldier at gunpoint and performed a body check.
  • Bronze: Emotion Control: Controlled an enemy soldier's emotions using an Emotive Magazine.
  • Bronze: Hurt me more!: Shocked an enemy soldier using Mk. II/III.
  • Bronze: Drum Can Addict: Knocked an enemy soldier flying using a Drum Can.
  • Bronze: That Tune Is His Mind Control Music: Played Oishii Two-han Seikatsu and made one of the BB Corps dance.
  • Bronze: Overhead view - just like old times...: Used overhead view on Shadow Moses Island.
  • Silver: SUNLIGHT!: Obtained the Solar Gun.
  • Silver: I Just Don't Fear Death: Caused ALERT status while wearing the Corpse Camo.
  • Silver: Where I Can See Ya: Located enemy soldiers using the Scanning Plug.
  • Silver: Ghost Photography Addict: Snapped at least 5 shots of ghosts on Shadow Moses Island.
  • Silver: FaceCamo Addict: Obtained 10 or more types of FaceCamo (excluding types obtained via password).
  • Silver: Can you feel my power now!!!?: Took control of an enemy soldier's body using the Mantis Doll or Sorrow Doll.
  • Silver: Are you an Otaku too?: Viewed all model posters.
  • Silver: You're pretty good.: Got kissed by Ocelot during the final battle.
  • Gold: Flashback Mania: Viewed all flashbacks.
  • Gold: Sounds of the Battlefield: Obtained all iPod tracks (excluding tracks obtained via password).
  • Gold: I am THE expert on weapons, equipment and cutting-edge technology.: Obtained all weapons (excluding weapons obtained via password).
  • Platinum: The Legendary Hero: Obtained all trophies.

What do you think of the above list, Trophy hunters?

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  • Bob Downe

    Those are some long-ass Trophy names.

  • Luke

    For the most part, definitely not what I was expecting. I’m just relieved it’s not as tedious as MGS2’s “get all dog tags across all difficulty levels” platinum.