History Trivia / MetalGearSolid4GunsOfThePatriots

22nd May '16 4:02:37 PM nombretomado
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* AscendedMeme: A few of them in the PS3 Trophies. Including "Hurt Me More!" for electrocuting someone with your stun knife.

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* AscendedMeme: A few of them in the PS3 [=PS3=] Trophies. Including "Hurt Me More!" for electrocuting someone with your stun knife.
10th Apr '16 6:47:43 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy: A somewhat recursive cameo, the intro TV segments include David Hayter being interviewed by Lee Meriwether; both not only play [[AsHimself versions of themselves]] in the clip, but they both star in ''[=MGS4=]'' as Old Snake and [[spoiler:Big Mama/EVA]] respectively.
* HeyItsThatVoice: Since when did [[WesternAnimation/TeenTitans Cyborg]] become a gun launderer?
** More importantly [[ActorAllusion Drebin]] [[{{Expy}} aged rather gracefully]] and goes by the alias "Smuggler" in [[VideoGame/DeusEx 2052]].
11th Oct '15 6:35:13 PM Xeno42
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* CastingGag: The [[TheOtherDarrin recasting]] of [[spoiler:Big Boss]] counts as this in the original Japanese version. [[spoiler:As Big Boss is Solid Snake's father, he's played by Creator/AkioOhtsuka's [[Creator/ChikaoOhtsuka real life father]].]]
3rd Sep '15 4:01:12 PM MaskedAndDangerous
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** Originally, Johnny's grandfather (also named Johnny) was going to appear at the wedding, confirming that he did survive Metal Gear Solid 3 and Portable Ops. Unfortunately, this never made it past the concept art stage.
23rd Jan '15 11:29:45 AM Saurubiker
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* CreatorCameo: Kojima appears in the intro [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93B2Bkw3jew Bomb Shelter Buffet]] TV segment.

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* CreatorCameo: Kojima appears in the intro [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93B2Bkw3jew Bomb Shelter Buffet]] TV segment.segment, as well as in a hidden flashback during the confrontation with [[spoiler:Psycho Mantis' ghost.]]
23rd Jan '15 11:15:46 AM Saurubiker
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* TalkingToHimself: Averted. Being the first game since the [=MSX2=] era to feature both, Solid Snake and [[spoiler:the elder Big Boss]], the latter's role is played by [[spoiler:Richard Doyle (the voice of The Fury) in the English version and Chikao Otsuka (the father of Snake's Japanese voice actor, Akio Otsuka).]]

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* TalkingToHimself: Averted. Being the first game since the [=MSX2=] era to feature both, Solid Snake and [[spoiler:the elder Big Boss]], the latter's role is played by [[spoiler:Richard Doyle (the voice of The Fury) in the English version, and in the Japanese version and by Chikao Otsuka (the father of Snake's Japanese voice actor, Akio Otsuka).(Akio Otsuka's [[RelationshipVoiceActor real life father]]).]]
22nd Jan '15 8:05:24 PM Saurubiker
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* DyeingForYourArt: David Hayter's voice for Snake featured age-based vocal decay, taking the GutturalGrowler trope UpToEleven. It apparently gave him trouble doing Snake's voice in later installments.

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* DyeingForYourArt: David Hayter's voice for Old Snake featured age-based vocal decay, taking the GutturalGrowler trope UpToEleven. It apparently gave him trouble doing Naked Snake's voice again in later installments.''Peace Walker''.
22nd Jan '15 8:02:59 PM Saurubiker
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* TalkingToHimself: Averted. Being the first ''Metal Gear'' game since the [=MSX2=] era to feature both, Solid Snake and [spoiler]the elder Big Boss[/spoiler], the latter's role is played by [[spoiler]]Richard Doyle (the voice of The Fury) in the English version and Chikao Otsuka (the father of Snake's Japanese voice actor, Akio Otsuka).[[/spoiler]]

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* TalkingToHimself: Averted. Being the first ''Metal Gear'' game since the [=MSX2=] era to feature both, Solid Snake and [spoiler]the [[spoiler:the elder Big Boss[/spoiler], Boss]], the latter's role is played by [[spoiler]]Richard [[spoiler:Richard Doyle (the voice of The Fury) in the English version and Chikao Otsuka (the father of Snake's Japanese voice actor, Akio Otsuka).[[/spoiler]]]]
22nd Jan '15 8:02:13 PM Saurubiker
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* TalkingToHimself: Averted. [[spoiler: Big Boss, who is normally voiced by David Hayter, is instead voiced by Richard Doyle in his scene with Old Snake.]]
** Similarly averted in the Japanese version, where [[spoiler: Big Boss, who is normally voiced by Creator/AkioOhtsuka, is instead voiced by his father, Creator/ChikaoOhtsuka.]]

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* TalkingToHimself: Averted. [[spoiler: Being the first ''Metal Gear'' game since the [=MSX2=] era to feature both, Solid Snake and [spoiler]the elder Big Boss, who Boss[/spoiler], the latter's role is normally voiced played by David Hayter, is instead voiced by Richard [[spoiler]]Richard Doyle in his scene with Old Snake.]]
** Similarly averted
(the voice of The Fury) in the English version and Chikao Otsuka (the father of Snake's Japanese version, where [[spoiler: Big Boss, who is normally voiced by Creator/AkioOhtsuka, is instead voiced by his father, Creator/ChikaoOhtsuka.]]voice actor, Akio Otsuka).[[/spoiler]]



** In an "MGO Eyes" video, it was revealed that ''Metal Gear Online'' had three additional maps that did not make it into the game: the first being "Desert Duel," the second being a remake of the Town stage from ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolidPortableOps'' that was never officially named, and the third is "Lethal Leviathan," which was actually the ship bow of Outer Haven. The first and third were eventually added to the game's arcade version, ''Metal Gear Arcade''.
** Not from the game itself, but there was originally going to be more novels besides the novelization for this game written by Project Itoh, specifically ''Metal Gear Solid 3'' and ''Peace Walker''. Obviously, these plans were dropped as a result of [[AuthorExistenceFailure Project Itoh's death from cancer]].

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** In an "MGO Eyes" video, it was revealed that ''Metal Gear Online'' had three additional maps that did not make it into the game: the first being "Desert Duel," the second being a remake recreation of the Town stage from ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolidPortableOps'' that was never officially named, and the third is "Lethal Leviathan," which was actually the ship bow of Outer Haven. The first and third were eventually added to the game's arcade version, ''Metal Gear Arcade''.
** Not from the game itself, but there was originally going to be more novels besides the novelization for this game written by Project Itoh, specifically ''Metal Gear Solid 3'' ''Snake Eater'' and ''Peace Walker''. Obviously, these plans were dropped as a result of [[AuthorExistenceFailure Project Itoh's death from cancer]]. Novelizations for these games were eventually made by other authors.
6th Jul '14 9:25:08 PM Speedball
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* AscendedMeme: A few of them in the PS3 Trophies. Including "Hurt Me More!" for electrocuting someone with your stun knife.
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