*UPDATED* – If you pre-ordered before January 11th you gain access to a Mabari Warhound pet (not like a WOW cosmetic pet, this one kills things) as well as the key to the Black Emporium, a shop so diabolical only people crazy enough to pre-order will gain access. What is inside? Nobody knows for sure, although there are rumblings of The Mirror of Transformation which can be used to alter your appearance after the game has already begun.
METAL GEAR SOLID holds a special place in most gamer’s hearts as one of the most action packed, enigmatic, and ambitious video game franchises of all time. With roots that date as far back as the original NES, gaming just wouldn’t be the same without Metal Gear around. The godfather and mastermind of all things METAL GEAR, Hideo Kojima, will be making a surprise appearance at this year’s Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle in just a few weeks to chat about the amazing adventures of Solid Snake (and his many clones). Will he be announce an all new next-gen METAL GEAR game? We’ll have to wait and see.
PANEL INFO: In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the METAL GEAR franchise, PAX proudly presents legendary game designer, Hideo Kojima. Fans will gain access to a one hour introspective in which the visionaire reflects upon the history of one of the most respected game series of all time, and where the road may lead. MAIN THEATRESATURDAY 9/1 1:00PM – 2:00PM (Source)