Konami Digital Entertainment has announced that they will be releasing a 3 stage playable demo for those who just can not wait to play the upcoming title METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE. The demo will be available via PlayStation(R)Network on January 23rd in most European countries.
Raiden ‘Jack the Ripper’ will take the spotlight in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and is set in a near future 2018 where cyborg technology has become common placed throughout society. While Raiden has grown up from his previous role in Metal Gear games, he still struggles with his life as a child soldier in Liberia.
The game starts off with Raiden working for PMC ‘Private Military Companies’ Maverick Enterprises while his first order of business is securing the safety of an African Prime Minister. Raiden however encounters an army of cyborgs and after facing a brutal attack, he barely manages to survive the ordeal.However, he is given a second chance with a much stronger and more powerful cyborg armor and sets out for revenge after learning the location of the people responsible.
The demo gives players the opportunity to experience what the game’s Zan-Datsu combat system has to offer, Raiden’s new cyborg body and blade that can cut through virtually anything. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is set to hit stores February 22nd be sure to pick up your copy for one of 2013’s most anticipated action titles…