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Score Breakdown Based on 14037 ratings
  1. 10 (8382)
  2. 9 (4432)
  3. 8 (831)
  4. 7 (195)
  5. 6 (56)
  6. 5 (32)
  7. 4 (10)
  8. 3 (10)
  9. 2 (19)
  10. 1 (70)

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  • Rating:10

    A cardinal title for the future

    Metal Gear Solid was by far one of the greatest games to have ever forced me upon a PlayStation controller! Of course I already loved having a PlayStation, but Metal Gear just made it that much more important to use one!... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Setting the bar for action game.

    Metal Gear Solid is one of the most popular video game in history. I will show you why it deserves it's praise.Gameplay: In this game, you need to sneak around to survive. Most of the game is in overhead third person vie... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    A classic.

    Metal Gear Solid is innovative in nearly every sense. It brought stealth action to mainstream audiences, it took video game voice acting and storytelling to another level, and it created some of the most memorable moment... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Metal Gear Solid Review

    Those who love stealth games like me might be familiar with this game. After all, it is probably the best stealth game ever! Plot: You are Solid Snake, a highly trained FOXHOUND soldier sent to put an end to the nuclear ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    My Experience With Metal Gear Solid

    Metal Gear Solid Is One Of My Favorite Games For PS1. The first Time I remember playing it was on a Pizza Hut demo Disc and I got a little Confused on the controls and what kind of genre is the Game? Is It a Shoot em up... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Snaaaaaaaaaaake!

    Despite its now outdated control system metal gear solid has stood the test of time. This is for the most part due to the ever expanding series of prequel and sequel games that have been released. Any fan of the series, ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    My first foray into Metal Gear territory, and it won't be the last. This game is awesome.

    IntroductionRecently I finally got round to playing MGS. I had wanted to play it for a long time, but it just didn’t happen. However, now I decided to really get down to it. And I’m glad I did. This ‘ta... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    One of my top ten most beloved games and overall astonishing.

    At first I didn't know what Metal Gear Solid was going to be like to me, would I agree with what so many critics and gamers said about it (witch was that it was one of the best game's ever) or would I find it not that gr... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    You only give to this 8.5?! Gamespot, are you out of your mind?

    The Game: Metal Gear Solid is just awesome. If you like stealth games but, never played this unique Masterpiece, then...what are you waiting for? GO GET IT! -------------------------------------------------------------... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    MGS's quirky gameplay along with its spectacular sci-fi-anime like storyline and presentation make it a classic!

    Metal Gear Solid on the playstation is a childhood favourite of mine. I first played it, not knowing what to expect and i was very impressed. I was instantly enthralled with its stealth gameplay and amazed at the present... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful