Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes and the Trouble With Tone

The problem with the controversially brutal material in Hideo Kojima's latest Metal Gear isn't the content itself – it's everything else that surrounds it.

Video Feature: 13 Great Series That Someone Else Screwed Up

When licensing and franchising go horribly wrong, previously brilliant games (and their fans!) are the ones who suffer.

The Two Snakes: Who's the Real Hero of the Metal Gear Saga?

As the Metal Gear saga advances with another adventure starring its one-time villain, we're left wondering just who we're supposed to be cheering for, anyway.

The Legend of Zelda and the Tragedy of Continuity

Sure, A Link Between Worlds fits into the Zelda timeline... but is that really a good thing?

War has Changed, and So has Metal Gear

And yet, Metal Gear Solid V definitely demonstrates the personality of creator Hideo Kojima... both for better and for worse.