Metal Gear Online Scene Expansion New Skills and Emblems

March 16, 2009

KONAMI REVEALS NEW SKILLS AND EMBLEMS FOR
METAL GEAR ONLINE’S SCENE EXPANSION

Konami unveiled today, new character skills and
new top ranking emblems for the upcoming SCENE Expansion, the latest Metal Gear
Online expansion pack for the ultimate squad-based, tactical shooter based on
the popular Metal Gear Solid franchise. Available on March 17th, 2009, SCENE
Expansion will contain a vast amount of content that is sure to satisfy and
excite Metal Gear Online players – including special characters, maps, skills,
gear, the ability to play as a customizable character, and more. SCENE Expansion
can be purchased separately for $9.99 and as a bundle with the second expansion
MEME, for $14.99. Additionally, consumers will be able to purchase all three
expansions – GENE, MEME and SCENE – in a one of-a-kind bundle for $17.99. All
three options are available via Metal Gear Online’s in-game shop and Konami’s
shop (https://mykonami.net/mgo/). 
Players can also purchase all Metal Gear Online content through PayPal, or
through the upcoming PlayStation® Network Wallet payment system, which will be
available soon.

Please find new details on the latest content of
SCENE Expansion below:

  • 3 New Skills

CQC (Close Quarters Combat) EX
The player must have the CQC Mastery Lv3
equipped and execute 200CQC maneuvers in order to earn this skill. Once the
skill is
earned, whenever a CQC attack is attempted on your character, a counter move
will
automatically be executed.


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Toughness – The player will need to have
either a knockback, knockdown or blow
away type attack executed on them 100 times in order to earn this skill. Once
earned,
your character will be able to endure knockdown attacks and recover time will be

decreased.


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Charm – To earn this skill, which is
similar to Mei-Ling’s, your character must be
distracted by a magazine 100 times. Once earned, holding the salute pose has the

same effects as a magazine. The character salute motion also changes to three

different animations.


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  • New Top Elite Emblems

A number of New Top Elite emblems will be made
available. Earn the emblems and will
receive a free in-game t-shirt. Here are two to check out!

Fighting Fish – Unlock by playing a series of Deathmatches.


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Arctic Skua – Unlock by playing through a
series of Solo Capture missions.


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Metal Gear Online is the online multi-player
player experience that is included free in the retail version of Metal Gear
Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, developed exclusively for the PLAYSTATION®3
computer entertainment system.