(From Newcastle Evening Chronicle)
Byline: MICHAEL BROWN
Metal Gear Solid HD Collection PUBLISHER: Konami FORMATS: PS3, Xbox 360 PRICE: pounds 29.99 CLASSIC is one of those words that gets bandied about a little too readily when it comes to artistic works.
Often what those who use the word really mean is old or antiquated, and that's not exactly a compliment.
Which makes approaching the "classic" games in the Metal Gear Solid HD Collection a somewhat fraught affair.
Undoubtedly in their day MGS2: Sons of Liberty and MGS3: Snake Eater on the Playstation 2, plus to some extent MGS: Peace Walker on the PSP, were great gaming experiences. …