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Cryptic "Next Metal Gear" Image

Okay, who likes riddles? Who wants to flex some brain power for a few minutes? If you're sitting there, perhaps bored at work, maybe you need a little something to jump-start the neurons in your mind. Sooo...here ya go!

It may mean something; it may mean nothing. Here's the picture that is making the rounds on the Internet today, and everyone is wondering what it could possibly mean. Too many people are assuming this is a cryptic message regarding targeted platforms for the next Metal Gear title, but that seems silly to us. Would Konami really base their little teaser around something unrelated to the game? People need to stop assuming that developers and publishers are rabid console followers/fanboys, because for the most part, this has never been true. So what is it? It's an equation, but it doesn't seem to make much sense... Not surprisingly, Konami has already issued the standard "we don't comment on rumor or speculation" reply, which means everyone is free to consider any and all possibilities. We do know another installment in the legendary series is planned, although the days of Solid Snake are over. Whatever this is - it may hint at a storyline theme, or something - series fans everywhere are desperately trying to analyze it.

Sadly, we don't have the time to stare at this thing and try to deduce or discern anything, so we'll leave you to it. It could be absolutely nothing; just a plain ol' Internet prank. But if it really does hold some sort of meaning... Hmm...

12/5/2008 Ben Dutka

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Arvis
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:42:38 AM
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Uh... an explanation fails to spring to mind...

-Arvis

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EddPm6
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 1:42:38 PM

The next metal gear is a turn on?
The upside down "!" could be a reprentation of person or "i"
plus "!" might stand for excitment or " this awesome game"
Equals power up or turn on.
Person + Great game = Excited gamer?

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MirrorSoul
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 3:58:19 PM

I THINK I HAVE A WAY TO FIND OUT WHAT IT MEANS!!!! OK ALL THE WAY THROUGH METAL GEAR SOLID 4 SUNNY WAS SINGING A SONG WITH NUMBERS. FOR SOME REASON I THINK THOSE NUMBERS HAVE SOMETHING TO DO WITH THIS. THE "GO" BUTTON IS MOSTLY ASSOCIATED WITH *COMPUTERS* NOT XBOX 360. THERE IS SOME TYPE OF BINARY CODE OR SIMILAR. ok lol im done thats my guess and im sticking to that. Its not going to the 360 (MGS4) because it said "The Next Metal Gear Is..." not "A Metal Gear is..."

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NickSwift20
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 @ 10:56:05 AM

Well I could be the gamer. ! could be from the fact any time you get spotted in mgs that symbol pops up on the persons head. And as for the power symbol read below. Now if any one noticed theres a exclamation point in the power symbol. So I + have been Spotted = time to put them to sleep lol. My gues though the next main char for mgs is going to be a Metal Gear because they use that kinda stuff in the load up on the Metal Gear's screens.

"IEC 5009, the standby symbol (line partially within a broken circle), indicates a sleep mode or low power state. The switch does not fully disconnect the device from its power supply. This may appear on a toggle switch opposite a power on symbol, alone on a pushbutton that places the device into a standby state, or alone on a button that switches between on and standby.

Alternatively, under IEEE 1621, this symbol simply means "power".[2]"

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NickSwift20
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 @ 10:59:07 AM

Could also mean things will come full circle from the first spotted so back to beginning? lol It could also just be a prank.

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Lynx14
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:45:54 AM
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Well it looks like MGS is going to the 360 by that last image---looks like the 360 power button on the console itself.



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Buckeyestar
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:50:29 AM

You do realize that the PS3 has the same power symbol.

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Douchebaguette
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:52:08 AM

...aswell as the PS3 / PS2 / PS1 - the general power button symbol on this planet.

Now. The upside down exclamation mark is reminding me of Metal Gear Acid for the PSP.

Last edited by Douchebaguette on 12/5/2008 10:55:08 AM

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Scarecrow
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:24:46 AM

Ooooh because the power button isn't used in another console, eh?

MGS has used the color green for its text since the very beginning, nothing new.

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2Deluxe
Monday, December 08, 2008 @ 1:37:51 AM

The 360 Power button is red though.

:P

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Fabi
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:45:56 AM
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Doesn't that look like the 360 power ring?

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cegmp
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:58:53 AM

Yeah, that was the first thing that came to mind but just like buckeyestar said, it's the same for the PS3. But "it" being green might be more of a clue, since I do, to some extent, associate the color green to MS.

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Buckeyestar
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:46:59 AM

The power symbol on my laptop is green too. I don't think the color means anything.

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Daedusian
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 12:40:06 PM

No the color green has been used for MGS titles for a long time now, like Scarecrow stated above.

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Buckeyestar
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:52:16 AM
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So many people, mostly fervent Xbots, are assuming the power symbol means Xbox. People fail to realize that the very same symbol is a universally accepted "power on" symbol. I have the same symbol on my laptop and PS3.

My guess is either a DSi or iPhone Ac!d game.

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joequincy
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 2:22:12 PM

No it's not. The universal power symbol doesn't have an exclamation mark, but a solid line.

This further points away from it being a hint at "360", because the Power Ring consists if the universal power symbol, not the glyph here.

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Ed_Wayne
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:54:27 AM
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This could be anything. i for iPhone. ! could mean Metal Gear Ac!d or it could just be there because ! is always a part of Metal Gear. That power ring at the end is on PSone, two, and three. It's also on xbox and all kinds of other electronics.

I hope it's just a cheap iPhone game. Better that then Konami wasting time and money putting it on xbox for all the people that don't even care about MGS. Anyone that cares already played it or plan to play it on PS3.

Basically if this has nothing to do with MGS5 then it is simply a waste of money. Don't disappoint me Konami.

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Dark5tatic
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 10:57:09 AM
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good point fellow gamers, it kind of makes a little more since that its a 360 meaning since the message is green, but it could mean that the series is starting over, something like a reboot or something, or it could mean a acid as buckeyestar said we don't know, and i really don't care i have both systems. and since metal gear was the only game that pushed the blu ray to its max i don't think it'll be going to the 360 if kojima is making it and if it does then theyre going to have to really dumb it down because not everyone has a big empty xbox hdd..

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Cuetes
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:05:55 AM
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Im staring at that sign right now on my ps3, (fanboys reach for anything now a days).
If you really want to play this classic series, quit being cheap and buy a PS3. As far as the picture, lets just hope it means another MGS is coming.

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coldbore
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:06:34 AM
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can't think of anything. geuss we will all just have to wait and see. i hope it is mgs5 (and that it is still a ps3 exlusive XD) if this means it is comeing to xbox, that will be disappointing, espesually the fact that it will be sread over so many disks :(

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Troy Powers
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:07:35 AM
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Or maybe the "i" is the mathematical i as in an irrational number.

irrational + (eclamation point) = power?

extrmely irrational equals power?

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SHADOW [Moderator]
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 4:00:33 PM

i in mathematics refers to an IMAGINARY number. Therefore this is Konami's way of saying no more Metal Gear EVER!

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CH1N00K
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:11:03 AM
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i (iphone?) + ! (ac!d or MGS) equals green power? ah, crap! Konami/MS is going to take over the world by downloading itself onto all the iphones in the world! No one will be able to find their i gear because it will all have Octo Camo! The only people not affected will be those that don't have Apple products..Which means Microsoft is finally taking over the world..(hence the green color) Ah jeez, we're boned...

Am I close? what do I win?

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CH1N00K
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:14:21 AM

Oh and everything from here on out will be plagued by RROD and a Vista OS...Take that! Lol

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caliblue15
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 12:00:18 PM

thank you, you are correct, its for the Iphone/Itouch...

Its not a 360 symbol..

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coldbore
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:11:17 AM
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metal gear the movie? maybe if we rearange them something can be found out.

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King James
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:17:45 AM
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What is this the DaKonami Code? IDK what this means? At 1st I thought, Xbox title (look at the power ring) but the xbox power ring has that outer ring segmented into 4 parts. This ring is continuous so it not hinting at Xbox.

IDK...I suck at riddles man. Call up Nick Cage and tell him it leads to another National Treasure. Let him figure it out.

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Jed
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 2:27:11 PM

lol

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LightShow
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:29:41 AM
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The i could also be an upside down !

like at the beginning of spanish sentences

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TH3G4MEMASTER
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:29:59 AM
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hm.... maybe it could be like the ps1 game but better and obviously in hd!!

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coldbore
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 5:36:55 PM

they do have the layout for shadow moses do to mgs4, but i dont think so because that would be to small. maybe something at spike video game awards? geuss we just wait and see.

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BIG_E
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:56:28 AM
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Hmmm! You people don't get it no its not coming to xbox,the last time it did sales where shitty.Xbox fans said the game sucked and thay still do.And this game was optimized for ps3.KONAMI still don't see the demand for an xbox port its a big risk.

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tlpn99
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 12:28:42 PM
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This debate could go on for days. It could just be Metal Gear Substance or Subsistance or an extra bit but they have already said that it wont be getting done. So now im not sure.

It could be fake, from a fan or someone trying to wind us Metal Gear heads up. What site did this originate on anyone know ?

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Daedusian
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 1:01:03 PM

Here's the official site:
http://www.konami.jp/kojima_pro/mgst/?ref=kjp_eng

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Daedusian
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 12:58:21 PM
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Shouldn't it be 'THE next Metal Gear is' lol? Sounds like some bad translation, or maybe just a fake? idk.

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QuasarSquirrel
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 1:18:22 PM
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I'm going to go ahead and place my chips on an Acid game for iPhone/iTouch.

The i would be kinda dumb if its a DSi game since, the DSi is just a DS lacking the GBA slot with a bad camera added. Also, the DSi isn't even released in North America yet.

360 speculation is a red herring or a ploy by Konami to try to gauge interest in a MGS4 port, perhaps. But I think this web page refers to a game for Apple devices.

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joequincy
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 2:19:03 PM

Agreed. Much as I can hope and dream... this isn't a Xbox endorsement.

The universal "Power" symbol is a circle with a vertical line breaking it. Changing that line to an exclamation point means something (maybe it means that the creator is an idiot and can't be bothered to check the myriad power symbols around him in the office... but that's unlikely) and it certainly doesn't mean anything "Xbox".

I'm throwing my guess in with the people speculating that it's foreshadowing an iPhone/iTouch/DS/PSP game.

(And to the people going on about the green.... have you ever seen an old terminal prompt? Back in the day, all computer input was like that. That's why the matrix "falling code" was green. That's why many computers in sci-fi games have black screens with green text. Green means nothing.)

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RustEDalex
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 2:21:36 PM
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Remake of MGS from the PS1 to the wii or the xbox 360

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Jed
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 2:31:10 PM
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Ac!d for the iPhone is the only thing I can see here. and shut up about the 360 crap. It wont happen.

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Quincho
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 7:09:43 PM

that would be fun to see..

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Shatterday
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 2:36:48 PM
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I think it's a little mean to call people who think it means an xbox port xbots. If you own an xbox, as many people on here do, you know what the power button looks like. The green is not as dominant on the PS3 but it is the same symbol. I'm sitting at my computer and work and guess what has the EXACT same symbol - minus the upside down exclamation point. It's my desktop, in case you didn't get it.

I've never played acid. Any plot details that were in there maybe?

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Sol
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 3:34:49 PM
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Maybe there might be a Metal Gear 0 you know like Resident Evil had their 0...

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MirrorSoul
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 3:37:31 PM
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Ok i will not lie, If its a MGS4 port i will be pissed because i know 360 will not appreciate it (they will say its not good or something) and dont think they deserve it. On the other hand I want to say that I think its simply saying future Metal Gears will also be on the 360 NOT METAL GEAR SOLID!!!
Lets pray Konami dosnt go the way of Square-Enix

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coldbore
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 4:01:59 PM
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"a new metal gear is" konami said that there would be no more metal gear "solid" maybe, just maybe this is a new form of metal gear, metal gear (place something here) or it could be a remake of the original for the nes, but who knows, im finding this almost painful to figure out.

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MirrorSoul
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 4:14:04 PM

the ! going in a 360 pattern could mean they turned around to pick something out of the past and turn around to place it in our future and it has the "Go" symbol for production has started. I say its a Metal Gear remake of the Originals. I say this also could be Metal Gear Solid: Existance which will have MG - MGS4 on one disk so that this series will have an ULTIMATE PLAYTHROUGH on Blu Ray (Could also be on 360 but productions of all the the Disks to hold it would be God awful and if you break1 disk you might be screwed). but I also stand by my statment at the top of the page lol!!

Last edited by MirrorSoul on 12/5/2008 4:16:13 PM

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coldbore
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 5:34:54 PM

MirrorSoul, i think we might be on to something XD but one thing is for sure, konami has a twisted sence of humour, just like trying to beat psycho mantis or calling meryl in MGS1. yes he is very sick and twisted XD

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dveisalive
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 6:42:20 PM
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I believe it is going multi-platform cause the i represents i's from Wii, the last character represents 360, and the PS3 if You count all of the characters individually and you get 6 which represents the sixaxis! lol!

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Quincho
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 7:11:48 PM
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I got it, a new metal gear is...

THEY ARE GOING TO REVEAL THE NEW CHARACTER!!!!!!!!!!

or not, never mind...

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orangpelupa
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 7:12:55 PM
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from the icon

IMO, it have 3 meaning

1. It will come to PS3 again, exclusively.
2. It left PS3 (become another console exclusive).
3. it go multiplatform.

thats what come to my mind after seeing the picture

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orangpelupa
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 7:44:59 PM
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lol someone post this image of his hypothesis

gamexeon.com/forum/imagehosting/13547493951955eb8e.jpg

Last edited by orangpelupa on 12/5/2008 7:45:14 PM

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Zapix
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 8:12:23 PM
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What amazes me are all the people screaming "Green" means XBOX360...

Are people so blind as to notice when the PS3 is on, the power light goes from RED (OFF) to GREEN (ON)?

Heck, my PC's power button is the same thing, and GREEN when it's on.

Green is a color for "GO", can be used to mean GOOD, OK, or NORMAL. To associate it with the XBOX360 only is silly.

The ONLY indication I can see for people claiming 360 is the i + ! which as I saw one person mention the idea 180* + 180* = 360. Makes sense, but I think that could be Kojima trolling to LOL@360 owners. As many have stated "!" is used for AC!D... It's also the alert symbol for MGS.

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i = iMac?
i = iPhone?
i = I give up!

! = AC!D
! = Alert!

Green = Go or Good
The(!) = Power Button
Green (!) = Power is on

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Konami = The next Metal Gear ??? has been given the green light, that's about it. Metal Gear Solid or Metal Gear Acid...

Also to note, I just read MGS3 could somehow connect with the PSP???

Hmmm... So think there...
SOLID + ACID = GREEN LIGHT!

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Jed
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 12:08:57 AM

where did you hear about the psp and mg3?

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Zapix
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 4:27:57 PM

Read that bit on Wiki, apparently the details were pretty much omitted in the US manual? Dunno. I've never played MGS3, or the Acid games.

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Zeppo
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 8:17:17 PM
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I'm gonna take the subtext for exactly what it says, "A next metal gear is." As in there is a next metal gear, though we knew that already didn't we?

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JaXXX
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 9:55:56 PM
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The thing is that the power button isn't a power button at all to me mind, because the stripe inside the circle looks more like a exclamation mark to me because it has that dot, i looked closely to my PC and PS3 power button it hasnt got that dot so i am assuming its somthing else...


i + exclamation = circle + exclamation

can somebody figure this out? ))))

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BikerSaint
Friday, December 05, 2008 @ 11:52:16 PM
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Hmmmm, my computer's ring is a neon blue

Could it be a code for Snake's rebirth?????

! = Alive,

Upside down ! = Then dead,

! inside "green" ring =
The resurrection of Snake??????


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Scarecrow
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 1:40:53 AM

O_O

Impressive

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WorldEndsWithMe
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 3:13:23 AM
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Metal Gear Solid Touch for the iphone

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Wage SLAVES
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 3:38:35 AM
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Theres no doubt about it. They wanted it to be a riddle. So if color was not significant then they would've used white. The green is so obviously associated with 360...Yet another one bites the dust....

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Zorigo
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 6:46:28 AM
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as long as it's better than mgs4, than geat.

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jonny_bolton
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 1:19:02 PM
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I'm putting all my eggs in the iPhone/iTouch basket. MGS4 was littered with Apple products so the connection's already there...

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Ogibillm
Saturday, December 06, 2008 @ 10:23:52 PM
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i don't know what it means, but i can't see them making this big a deal over an iphone game.

but i could be wrong. and i do think it's interesting that it's "a next metal gear is..." and not "the next metal gear is..."

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Fraggle79
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 10:57:14 AM
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Could be morse code.
The first two images equal
dot dash dash dot = letter P might stand for Play or power. I agree with the other as it reffering to going to the 360.

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Blaiyan
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 10:59:21 AM
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Weird but i'm fine with whatever it means as long as it stays exclusive to playstation.

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Draguss
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 11:54:24 AM
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Oh my brain...

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Doomsquirrel
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 12:46:52 PM
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Well to quell all you Xbox fan-atics out there, there was an article out there on the web that clearly states that "MGS4 is not technologically possible on the Xbox 360" and if the next MGS is gonna be as huge as MGS4, i dont think that the Xbox will be getting an MGS title anytime soon, possibly on the PC though...

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RoflJoe
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 1:07:51 PM
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I know the upside down exclamation point is the Spanish exclamation point. That plus the regular one equals a power button with the regular exclamation point???? Is it some sort of outer country inside joke?

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Nlayer
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 1:11:42 PM
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Perhaps it just means that there is going to be another Portable Ops. iii means three, MGS3 which is about Big Boss - which is the Portable Ops games. Whats left after the iii is an O meaning Ops?

I alert power...Hmmm...

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MrCuddles013
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 2:40:45 PM
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I wonder myself.... What if it's a bit more simple than all of this? 'i' is the 9th letter of the alphabet, and on the keyboard the ! is also the 1 key. What if it just means that a next metal gear is go in 2010?

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Blaiyan
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 3:28:07 PM
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I don't know if this is true but I read that != is computer language for not equal.

http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080902035525AA1Vwp2

My brain just keeps saying any letter over I is not equal to power lol.

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Blaiyan
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 3:42:57 PM
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I don't know if this is true but I read that != is computer language for not equal.

http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080902035525AA1Vwp2

My brain just keeps saying any letter over I is not equal to power lol. Or like the dictionary says, i is a graphic rep. for the letter c. Still would make no sense to me. Can't mean mgs9 or abbreviation for incomplete.

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Lairfan
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 4:28:34 PM
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Isn't this binary code with exclamation marks in it? If so, does anyone know what it would say if it was just written like regular binary code?

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eLLeJuss
Sunday, December 07, 2008 @ 6:43:16 PM
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I GOT IT XD.. OCELOT IS OTACON AND METAL GEAR IS GREEN..

pwnt :)

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Panch
Monday, December 08, 2008 @ 8:52:53 AM
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agreed with Blaiyan,

My guess was 'I is not coming to Xbox'. Meaning the next installment, but who knows!

(using ! as C syntax for Not)

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dangerous
Monday, December 08, 2008 @ 11:56:42 AM
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Everyone is paying so much attention to the colors, and nothing to what it says and the equation.

It doesn't say "the next" metal gear, it says "a next" metal gear. It indicates multiples of "next."

I doubt it is about the title, but about the "metal gear" itself. Has everyone forgotten that the Metal Gear is actually the machine?

This equation is to show what _a_ next Metal Gear is. Not the game, but the machine.

So what do these parts of the equation mean? I take the first as "i" not and upside-down "!".

The second doesn't look too much like an "!" either, it is identical to the first. The exclamation point in MGS is boxy. But maybe it is a "!" who knows?

And nobody is trying to figure out the math. i + ! = strange symbol.

This symbol is a sum of the two parts.

Maybe the "i" is a personal pronoun, and "i" play as a metal gear! Maybe a next Metal Gear is a SkyNet type entity instead of a war machine. Cyber war or something.

It doesn't make too much sense to get too invested in any explanation because they'll tell us soon enough.

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dangerous
Monday, December 08, 2008 @ 12:32:05 PM

And then maybe the "i" is the roman numerical and we go back in time to the first Metal Gear ever?

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shadowpal2
Monday, December 08, 2008 @ 4:18:32 PM
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You know I just find it so hilarious that dumbass xbox 360 fanboys automatically think that since the font is green Metal Gear Solid 4 is going to the xbox 360.

Well first off...since this is a "NEW METAL GEAR" it's not FUCKING METAL GEAR SOLID 4 which Hideo Kojima said he has finished on.

Secondly...the green isn't even green as the xbox 360. Turns out it's green as the color of the PS3 power button is, PSP power button is, and PS2 power button is.

Thirdly...WHY THE FUCK WOULD KONAMI make a strange cryptic equation just to say that MGS is coming to the xbox 360??? ARE YOU GUYS THAT MORONIC?!?!?! If it was coming out to the xbox 360 - they would say that alright we have a dev team making the port right now. BUT GUESS WHAT THEY'RE NOT!!! It's an entire new Metal GEAR - GET THE FUCK OVER IT YOU FUCKING MORONS.

Anyway...about the new metal gear. It's not a Metal Gear Solid - and I have a feeling we will all know what Metal Gear is this right when Solid Snake dies. He dies in 4 days from now - December 12. It could be another Metal Gear AC!D but then again no - because Hideo Kojima isn't working on this one and it's a whole new concept for the Metal Gear series.

So let's just wait and see...

Oh and also the universal power symbol at the end looks more like the old PS2 power symbol than a 360 symbol....god.

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UrbanAssassin28
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 @ 8:54:57 AM
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Could it mean something spanish = power for the next metal gear. Maybe it will have Spanish Snake in the next one, lol! just came to mind because in spanish class you always put a upside down i then the ! at the end. same with question marks. That much i learn in class.

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UrbanAssassin28
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 @ 9:09:04 AM
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maybe i is meaning 9 (ninth letter on keyboard) and i meaning 1 (same key) so 9th installment in series + 1 character (snake comes back) = power

Making it a kinda outline for a story line

this is all just thoughts flowing

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NickSwift20
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 @ 1:42:51 PM
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No what I bet it's a stupid thing for new years. I bet any thing right now lol I just got to thinking about it and how they think over there. It's something dumb like that. The power symbol is really the ball droping and the I and the ! means has somehting to do with celebration.

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It_is_I
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 @ 11:07:59 PM
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Listen everyone....

It IS coming to the 360! How look at the image AGAIN. It is a math problem. It is soooo simple to figure out. The first symbole represents 180 degrees. If you flip/turn it up side down then you have moved it another 180 degrees. So.... 180 + 180 = 360 TA DA!

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Ondall
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 @ 12:17:58 PM
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I think it could mean two things 1: the next metal "gear" is going to be some kind of villian from electronics or 2: that the next metal "gear" is going to become active in the form of an actual person.

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Ondall
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 @ 12:30:55 PM
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Since i read the above comment that there will ,suppusdly, not be another metal gear I would guess that the i could either be as in I self or as it could be percieved as a player symbol (just think of it as more of a bowling pin type symbol). With the ! being there you would think the it being a metal gear game it would be meant as "discovered". And the last part the power on symbol...well it means powered on. So i believe that the next metal "gear" will be discoved either through electronics or within ones self. Well thats just my two cents.

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