At this time marks the thirty fifth anniversary of the world-famous Steel Gear collection. Konami celebrated with a fast thanks on Twitter, whereas additionally confirming one thing followers have been questioning about for some time. Final November, two Steel Gear Stable video games have been de-listed from digital storefronts over licensing points. Nonetheless, Konami has introduced that it’s getting them again.
Granted, the Japanese writer/developer mentioned their elimination would solely be short-term. Nonetheless, that meant Steel Gear Stable 2: Substance would now not be out there for PC gamers. It was taken off the GOG market in November of 2021. And it wasn’t alone. Steel Gear Stable 2 HD and Steel Gear Stable 3 HD have been faraway from Nvidia Protect on the identical time. The one Steel Gear Stable video games out there on PC at this present time are the unique and Steel Gear Stable V.
“Thanks to everybody that loved and celebrated the collection up to now,” Konami wrote on the Steel Gear Twitter account. “We ask to your persistence as preparations are underway to make the briefly eliminated titles out there once more.”
At this time marks the thirty fifth anniversary of the #METALGEAR collection! Thanks to everybody that loved and celebrated the collection up to now. We ask to your persistence as preparations are underway to make the briefly eliminated titles out there once more. #MG35th pic.twitter.com/KxXoYfCAGB
— METAL GEAR OFFICIAL (@Metalgear) July 13, 2022
The 2 Steel Gear Stable video games have been de-listed on account of points with licensing. They each used historic archive footage in-game, and Konami couldn’t renew the licenses forward of the de-listing. Regardless of their elimination being short-term, it’s been roughly eight months. Followers of the franchise received’t have the ability to play all of the video games on the PC platform in the course of the anniversary. After all, that wasn’t presumably anyway as a result of fourth sport nonetheless locked on PlayStation. Perhaps some day.
Steel Gear Stable 2: Substance was an up to date model of 2001’s Sons of Liberty. It featured new graphical enhancements and extra cutscenes, as a result of you may by no means have sufficient on this franchise. The third sport arrived three years later, happening a long time earlier than the unique. Each video games have been extremely considered being among the many finest examples of stealth motion. Hopefully they’ll return dwelling quickly.