Konami has announced that Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns Of The Patriots will be available as a digital download from December 17th on the PlayStation store. The game file will clock in at 30GB and will be priced at €19.99, so expect similar pricing in North America and the UK. It’s the first time MGS 4 will be available as a digital download, and six years after release it holds up incredibly well graphically and gameplay wise on PS3.
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns Of The Patriots could be considered a major contender for best PS3 exclusive, though it definitely wins the award for longest cutscenes in a game. Make sure you have plenty of snacks with you when watching those. If you’ve not played MGS 4, or fancy giving it another go though don’t have the disc anymore, then this could be a decent way to experience it.