"Free will is a myth. Religion is a joke. We are all pawns, controlled by something far greater: Memes. The DNA of the soul. They shape our will. They are the culture — they are everything — we pass on."
— Monsoon, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance
And yes, we do note the irony here.
Please add entries in the following format:
- The meme. [[labelnote:Explanation]]The explanation behind the meme, if necessary.[[/labelnote]] Explanation
- Further mutations and successor memes, if any.
- "Snake, what happened?/answer me!/do you copy?/respond!/are you okay? Snake? SNAAAAAAAAAAAKE!" Explanation
- "Metal... Gear?!" Often used to poke fun at Parrot Exposition, stealth gameplay or Metal Gear. Explanation
- ! Explanation
- ? Explanation
- Kept you waiting, huh? Explaination
- Kojima World OrderExplanation
- Oh, Kojima. Explanation
- "what did he mean by this", usually said after an obvious with-no-hidden-intentions quote to simultaneously poke fun at the people who take the story too seriously, and those that are needlessly confused.
- "It's a Russian taunt," sarcastically used by the LGBT Fanbase in reference to the homoeroticism of the series, and in particular Revolver Ocelot's relationship with Big Boss and Solid Snake.Explanation
- "Are Snake and Otacon... you know..." Explanation
- Kojima is Big Boss. Explanation
- "I FEEL ASLEEP!" Explanation
- "Uh-oh! The truck have started to move!"
- This is [insert character here]... [insert command here] ...Over. Explanation
- "THERE IS NO TRAP ON THE TRAIN." Explanation
Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake
Metal Gear Solid
- Remember, Snake always Snake when While Remember snaking◊.
- LIQUID!!!! Explanation
- BRRRRROTHER!!!! Explanation
- Snake's Captain Obvious dialogue is especially bad in this entry.
- A surveillance camera?!
- A Hind D?!
- "Hey, you're that ninja."
- "Huh?! What was that noise?!"Explanation
- "Huh?! Whose footprints are these!?"
- "It's just a box(!)" Explanation
- "It's like one of my Japanese animes!" Explanation
- "It's like one of my Mexican telenovelas!" Explanation
- "AHHHHH WHAT THE FUCK YOU TALKING ABOUT? I'M TALKING ABOUT PISS! AND SHIT! AND YOU'RE ALL TALKING ABOUT SOME STUPID JAPANESE SHIT I DON'T GIVE A FUCK ABOUT!"
- "Six [noun]s. More than enough to [verb] anything that moves." Explanation
- Revolver Ocelot◊. Explanation
- Ocelot Rex Explanation
- OhmygodhotnessIwannaBANGyou! Explanation
David: "OHMYGODHOTNESSIWANNABANGYOU! ... That's just a quote, I- I'm married.
- This and the prior meme are ascended as David Hayter, voice of Snake, referenced both of them in a radio interview.
- Just in case once wasn't enough, he references this meme again, but this time with Egoraptor (Animator, voice of Snake) and Rina-chan (voice of Meryl) in the audience!
- "Hurt me more!" Explanation
- "You like Castlevania, don't you?" Explanation
- "Sony's a shit in our mouths." Explanation
- The infamous Fission Mailed screen in Metal Gear Solid 2. Explanation
- "We've managed to avoid drowning!" Explanation
- "I hear it's amazing when the famous purple stuffed worm in flap-jaw space with the tuning fork does a raw blink on Hara-Kiri Rock. I need scissors! 61!" Explanation (spoilers)
- Did you say "nerd"? Explanation
- "I can still taste the gunpowder they put in the food!" Explanation
- Raiden's Hips Don't Lie.
- A DUD?!
- On this very wiki, on this very page, ending every entry referring to Metal Gear Solid 2 with a Pot Hole to Mind Screw over a synonym for maybe. Maybe.
- Whatever happened to Iroquois Pliskin? Explanation
- Nonsense. Snake died on that tanker two years ago.
- "Snake, what have you done? You've changed the future! You've created a time paradox!" Explanation
- Problem Solved, Series Over Explanation
- "Pime Taradox" Explanation
- "You're pretty good." Explanation
- "Self Esteem Team! Meoowwwww!"
- LOOK AT THIS SCAR, JACK! Explanation
- CRAB BATTLE!
- Naked Snake's Flanderization into trying to eat everything in sight, and wondering if it can be eaten if it's not.
- What a thrill...Explanation
- "Activate it!" Explanation
- "DIDJURIKEIT?" Explanation
- "I am lightning, the rain transformed." Explanation
- "Nanomachines..." Explanation
Metal Gear Rising
- RULES OF NATURE!!! Explanation
- Rules of Nature goes with everything. Seriously. Explanation
- LOCKED AND LOADED!!! Explanation
- TIME TO LEAVE THEM ALL BEHIIIIIIIIIIND Explanation
- My X is a Tool of Justice Explanation
- "THERE ARE SEVENTY-TWO WOMEN TO BE RAPED, THE CHOCOLATES FALLING GENTLY DOWN ON THE TERRAAIIIIIIIIIIN!" Explanation
- RAIDEN IS NOW COOLER THAN DANTE. Explanation
- "Nanomachines, son!" Explanation (spoilers)
- "Nanomachine, Sam!" Explanation (spoilers)
- THESE NANOMACHINES HAVE BEEN PASSED DOWN THE ARMSTRONG LINE FOR GENERATIONS! Explanations (spoilers)
- "Nanomachine, Sam!" Explanation (spoilers)
- "You're batshit insane!" Explanation
- RAIDEN NEEDS GATORADE! Explanation
- Monsoon, with all his talk about memes, is slowly becoming one himself.
- Monsoon is a snail. Explanation
- I'M FUCKIN' INVINCIBLE!!! Explanation
- Jetstream Sam is a troll◊. Explanation
- Oh good, why that's very good. Yes I like that! Explanation
- I think it's time for Jack... TO LET 'ER RIP! Explanation
- Sundowner's◊ Face◊Explanation
- 200.0% MAD◊ Explanation
- "Now that's how an assassin operates!" Explanation
- Kojima is God! Explanation
- Peace Walker's theme makes anything more epic.
- "BOSS, THAT'S THE TARGET." "HE'S COMING TOO?" Explanation
- WOAAHOAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA Explanation
- WORDS THAT KILL
- THE SIIIIIIIINNNNNNNNS NEVER DIIIIIIIEEEEEEE
- "A weapon to surpass Metal Gear."Explanation
- "Kaz... I'm already a demon."Explanation
- "They played us like a damn fiddle!" Explanation (spoilers)
- I'M NUUUUUUCLEAAAAAAAAR Explanation
- Also STANDING Explanation
- Also see "[X] has gone Nuclear/went Nuclear" Explanation
- Venom X/Punished X Explanation
- Such a lust for revenge! WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO?! Explanation (spoilers)
- A Hideo Kojima Game Explanation
- Kazuhira "The Racist" Miller Explanation
- This is Pequod arriving at LZ Explanation
- The real reason of Big Boss and Huey's falling out.Explanation (spoilers)
- THE MAN WHO WAS CUCKED TO DEATH. Explanation
- Kaz's "Why are we still here?" speech is all over the internet. Explanation
- "You will feel ashamed of your words & deeds" Explanation
- AMAZING. MISSION COMPLETE. THAT RIGHT THERE IS WHY YOU'RE THE BEST BOSS Explanation