According to Shinkawa, Snake's physique in Metal Gear Solid was based on that of action star Jean-Claude Van Damme, while his facial appearance inspired by actor Christopher Walken. "[95] IGN also remarked their rivalry, saying "Few rivalries in games have spanned as massive and confusing a timeline as Solid Snake and Liquid Snake". Nevertheless, Hayter stated that he "loves" the character he was given to portray. Wikipedia functions on verifiability not truth, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-fkZf0KL1U4, "New International Track & Field Community - Characters", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Talk:Solid_Snake/Archive_3&oldid=506318146, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, There has been little substantial change to the content of this article; I am delisting presently. Menu. Learning that his DNA contains a mutated FOXDIE virus that might trigger an epidemic, Snake tries to commit suicide, however, he is approached by Big Boss telling Snake that he still has a chance to live "not as a snake but as a man", making up with his father. Cyborg? Kojima explains", "Snake Beats Mario, Is Coolest Video Game Character Ever", "Manabu Makime & Hitori Nojima Metal Gear discussion vol.1", "Kojima: Solid Snake will return in Metal Gear Solid 5", "小島秀夫 on Twitter: "MG1の時は新人でパッケージには全く関与出来ず不本意なものになったが、「スナッチャー」では開田裕次さんにMG2では高荷義之さんにMGSでは生頼範義さんにメインビジュアルやポスターをお願いできた。当時はゲーム自体のビジュアルが陳腐だったのでイラストでのメインビジュアルは重要だった。, "Yoji Shinkawa's Art Gallery from the official, "Hideo Kojima Talks Killing Snake, Project Ogre, Metal Gear Rising & More! --87.115.34.36 (talk) 14:36, 20 March 2010 (UTC), it's best to use the current Snake pic as part of the Metal Gear Solid part of the article and use the Old snake to show how he is today.--Hitamaru 22:48, 12 October 2007 (UTC), I keep changing this, just to have someone change it back. Regardless the reason why both the Nightmare sequence and Skateboarding were omitted were because they run on different engines and it would be a waste of time to go to the trouble of porting them. It includes several popular skateboarders such as Rick McCrank, Arto Saari, Kerry Getz, and Danny Way. or that it's "Sears".--69.71.170.89 (talk) 17:06, 22 March 2008 (UTC), ...Did nobody else think Snake saying his name is David was in fact a huge breakage of the fourth wall? [54] Oscar Isaac will be portraying Solid Snake in the upcoming film adaptation of Metal Gear Solid. Evolution Skateboarding (Cube) Release Region: United States Release Date: November 13, 2002 Publisher: Konami. Vids are all over the place. The lab assistant (who is said to be Japanese) who contributed genetically to Solid Snake and his brothers may have had one non-Japanese parent. There was a point where both character's life bars appear at once. Now you've just proved that you live for flame wars by branching this argument out from the community. He is right, at the end of the trailer the "young" Solid Snake is shown wearing the Octocamo. [69] According to Ryan Payton of Konami at the time, Metal Gear Solid 4 is the final canonical Metal Gear game to feature Solid Snake as the main character. Is that an indication that Snake is Japanese-American or at least part Japanese? If I find the trailer, I'll post it and then edit the article. Snake infiltrates the base and retrieves Dr. Marv's OILIX formula (albeit not Marv himself, who is tortured to death). Black Dollar 19 February 2007. [8] However, along with these traits he has a more human side, being flirtatious,[9] self-sacrificing[10] and with a strong belief that even on a battlefield friendship[11] and love[12] can flourish, and that violence is not glorious. [67] Snake was written to act as father figure not only to protect those he cares but also leave a message for the future generation despite his imminent death. Snake is addressed by the military rank of Lieutenant and starts the game already equipped with a handgun and a combat knife, in contrast to the first game, where Snake had to procure all of his weapons on-site. Vamp's speed and skills, Ocelot's ability to make a single jump to reach RAY's cockpit from the ground... you get my point. [35] Snake is once again enlisted by his old friend Roy Campbell to assassinate Liquid Ocelot, CEO of a giant mother company that are trying to take control of the Patriots' AIs. It says they successfully produced a fertilized egg and it came from Dr. Clark's assistant, A healthy Japanese Woman. However, he discovers that Pettrovich and his former comrade Gray Fox have defected to Zanzibar Land, and that Zanzibar Land is led by none other than Big Butt. Ruthless Xero (talk) 04:23, 27 March 2008 (UTC), Everyone, stop changing the image. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 65.208.220.204 (talk) 20:41, 4 January 2008 (UTC), So I've been hearing from a number of, erm... rather UNciteable sources that Snake's full canonical name is David Sears. Thanks to Otacon and Sunny, he wears a sneaking suit outfitted with "Octocamo" technology, which allows him to blend with his environment, as well as a face mask which alters his appearance. In MDS:TTS Snake is clearly seen lifting Dr. Emmerich 4 feet above the ground. --142.213.106.45 (talk) 13:05, 7 June 2011 (UTC), Don't you think that we should at least mention the appearance of Young Snake at the end of the Tokyo Game Show 2006 trailer in the article? come here? What does 'Metal Gear' really mean? Snake is sent by FOXHOUND leader Big Boss into the rogue nation Outer Heaven to rescue missing teammate Gray Fox and discover who or what the "Metal Gear" is, mentioned in Gray Fox's last transmission. Which means Big Boss is part Japanese, too. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 129.171.233.79 (talk) 00:39, 29 November 2007 (UTC), You are both correct and wrong. Besides as mentioned above EVA refers to him as David in the disgracefully bad MGS4. Stated by Vulcan Raven "Your ancestors too were raised on the barren plains of Mongolia".. I love them as much as the next fangirl, but NO. Exclusive to the PlayStation 2 version is a skateboarding minigame in which the player control Snake or Raiden in a pair of Big Shell-themed levels. [50] Hideo Kojima makes a habit of referencing his previous work. In the early games, Solid Snake's visual appearances were references to popular actors. Second, the few things that are different from the original (i.e. I think this should be added to nicknames/aliases. Does it matter? The world of skateboarding has its own culture and vocabulary. [112], GameDaily made Solid Snake top their Smash Bros. characters list,[113] while PLAY listed him as one of the characters they wanted to be playable in Mortal Kombat. As an urban sport, skateboarders developed a unique and specific list of words and slang that can be heard in the streets or out in the skatepark.. Konami's Evolution Skateboarding features Snake and Raiden as hidden characters, as well two stages set in the Big Shell (the Skateboarding minigame in Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance is a demo of Evolution Skateboarding comprised exclusively of these elements). In the second of these titles, Metal Gear Acid, Snake must retrieve "Pythagoras" from the Lobito Physics and Research Laboratory, in order to satisfy hijackers who have kidnapped presidential candidate Viggo Hach. I realize they're probably true if you've played the games, however, Wikipedia functions on verifiability not truth. Nintendoman01 talk, 8:56, 27 November 2008, I've seen a lot of stuff for Brawl involving Snake popping out of a box. Considered to be one of the most popular protagonists in the video game industry, Snake has been acclaimed by critics, with his personality and both Ōtsuka's and Hayter's voice acting being noted as primary factors of the character's appeal. Should it be added?? An expert in infiltration and espionage, Snake has completed countless missions and is repeatedly tasked with disarming the latest incarnation of Metal Gear. While his first appearances in the original Metal Gear games were references to Hollywood films, the Metal Gear Solid series has given a consistent design by artist Yoji Shinkawa alongside an established personality while also exploring his relationship with his father and mentor Big Boss. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 74.103.61.20 (talk) 01:49, 2 March 2010 (UTC), Snake is not Japanese in the traditional sense, though some of his genes do have some Japanese DNA. I apologize. To the lovely person who edited in un-encyclopedic fannish speculation regarding Snake and Otacon's love life: Konami's Evolution Skateboarding, the title, is the very antithesis of what the gameplay embodies. Snake is part Japanese, this is canon from MGS. ", "Top 50 video game characters of all time announced in Guinness World Records 2011 Gamer's Edition", "The 50 Greatest Video Game Characters - 19. I`m being sarcastic. Play as Solid Snake; Successfully complete 100% of the game (all coins collected) with all default characters to unlock Solid Snake as a skater. No doubt inspired by the one that started it … [86] In the Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition from 2011, Solid Snake was voted as the fourth most popular video game character. And I can only assume that in MGS4m Raiden had only surpassed Snake (mostly cause of age) —Preceding unsigned comment added by 24.222.253.141 (talk) 09:34, 29 November 2007 (UTC). The player has to complete a set of objectives before time runs out, which range from collecting dog tags scattered throughout the … --Wikinerd20 (talk) 22:34, 2 July 2008 (UTC). Actually that could just be the fact that Snake is really strong, I don't see any real reason to add this to the article, unless I'm reading it wrong?DarkAvenger280 06:07, 9 April 2007 (UTC), If we take Twin snakes as canon, then we can also add these to the list of abilities: Being able to delay is own unconsiousness, being capable of trowing a hand grenade ALL THE WAY trough a tank`s cannon from at least 15 feet, and the very useful ability of stare at a rifle`s beam for like ten seconds without realizing what was it. In the game more than 1 M1911 knockoff is available. -Grid 7/1/2010, We need a short character bio for the character, since we are defining Solid Snake as a fictional character. Snake is also Mongolian. Concerning the above post ^ "Hideo personally wanted the cutscenes to look the way they did" No, he didn't. [24] Snake destroys Metal Gear D, and defeats both Fox and Big Boss.[25][26]. The second image isn't even of Snake, and was only included in the article to visually illustrate a supposed (and unsourced!) 1 Castlevania: October 09, 2002 Zidane tribal 20:04, 18 April 2007 (UTC). Sadly, skating games were probably on the cusp of going out of fashion when Konami released Evolution Skateboarding. Nationality/Ethnicity Solid Snake is part Japanese! --CommanderWiki35 (talk) 05:53, 21 August 2008 (UTC), Big Boss's eyes are blue (mentioned during the torture scene in MGS3 "I don't like those pretty blue eyes of his", or something) and Solid Snake's a clone of Big Boss, so I presume their eye colour is the same... 83.71.43.124 (talk) 13:06, 21 August 2008 (UTC), Eyes change colour. —Preceding unsigned comment added by TehBeefWhistle (talk • contribs) 01:54, 14 October 2007 (UTC), It's a GSR as identified by the playable demo that was shown some time ago. One of Snake's lines that Hayter liked was "I just didn’t expect a world-class designer of military technology to be so… cute." Liquid : I watched your face when you did it. Stop being a fanboy, TTS is superior in every way. Played on Dolphin 5.0 Recorded with Fraps Recording Software Edited with Magix Vegas Pro 14 Intel Core i7 7700K Quad-Core 4.5GHz 8MB Asus NVidia GeForce GTX … Zidane tribal 06:30, 9 April 2007 (UTC), I know, you are right. Is there any meaning to the box, and is this something made up for Brawl or from his games? After the success of the original Metal Gear Solid, KCEJ produced a trilogy of Metal Gear spin-offs for portable platforms set in a parallel universe outside the main Kojima-directed series. If not him a man with the same face as MGS2 Solid Snake and smoking a cigarrette, the only difference is that he doesn't wear the Bandana. I'll tell you then. We have gathered together the best information currently available for Evolution Skateboarding including , our detailed review, reviews written by readers just like you, screenshots to show you exactly what Evolution Skateboarding looks like, cheats for Evolution Skateboarding and gameplay tips too, a dedicated chat forum to swap views and ideas with other gamers. Evolution Skateboarding is a sports video game released by Konami for the Nintendo GameCube and PlayStation 2 in 2002. †he Bread3000 12:28, 16 July 2008 (UTC), Just to clear up doubts, is Old Snake an actual codename or it's simply a nickname to refer to the fact that Snake is old? Haven't you already killed most of my comrades? The main issue is that there is no information in the article on critical reception or cultural impact of the character, meaning that the article is not "broad in coverage" as required. Liquid : Ha! Left:Solid Snake on the boxart for Metal Gear. In DreamMix TV World Fighters, Solid Snake appears as a playable character alongside other Konami, Hudson Soft and Takara characters such as Bomberman and Optimus Prime. Ultimate, after being absent in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. And I remember seeing something about how he sisn't actually Japanese or something he contains a large amount of DNA from Big Boss or something like that, I found it in the metal gear wiki. Explore our comprehensive glossary of skating terms and expressions. [70] Kojima himself stated that the series will continue. nuclear [from the nucleus] DNA from Big Boss's cells was injected into the donor egg cell, which has had its own nucleus removed). The Skateboarding minigame featured in the PS2 version of Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance is actually a demo of Evolution Skateboarding comprised exclusively of these elements. However, later previews speculated how was it impossible for Solid Snake to be in the game's settings, leading to the conclusion it was a young incarnation of his father. One of the most memorable aspects of the game was skateboarding as Solid Snake on numerous Metal Gear Solid 2 related levels. He has also appeared in a pair of cross-company fighting games. But still... [46] Raymond Benson's novelizations of these two games also feature Solid Snake; Benson's adaptation of the character frequently focuses on the comical aspects of his characterization. [63], In addition to expanding Solid Snake's backstory, as the first Metal Gear game to feature voice acting, Metal Gear Solid established his characteristic voice and appearance. Nevertheless, its kind of a stretch for Hideo Kojima to say he is part-Japanese in this respect and his ethnicity can not really be considered as such. As a pacifist message, Snake's stress increases when killing enemies. He is also in Y with C and D. And Snake makes an appearance in Z with E and F.". In addition, Snake has appeared as a playable character in other Konami crossover titles, such as New International Track & Field and Super Bomberman R.[52] Also, Old Snake has appeared in the Japanese version of Scribblenauts, having been published by Konami in that region. During the Metal Gear Solid games, the character has been voiced by voice actor Akio Ōtsuka in the Japanese version and by actor and screenwriter David Hayter in the English version. This article currently has an excess of non-free images. Ok I might be saying this just cos I loathe Smash Bros and am still disappointed Konami allowed my favorite game character into some awful nintendo fanwankery. You lie! Solid Snake will make his debut on GameCube, not in his usual Metal Gear adventure, but in the newly announced Evolution Skateboarding from Konami. Recalling off the top of my head there is a custom M1911A1, the SIG GSR .45, and a standard mil-spec 1911. [114] The character customization in Soulcalibur IV that allowed to create Solid Snake was listed by UGO as one of the best ones from the series owing to his popularity within gamers. —The preceding unsigned comment was added by 69.236.89.238 (talk) 20:52, 10 December 2006 (UTC). Black Dollar 12 February 2007, I just saw this page with several pictures from the precum article. it is all wrong half the article is telling me about the games in the metal gear solid series the article is supposed to be about Solid Snake have a look at the Big Boss or Revolver Ocelot article they are excellent examples of great articles. [77] In Metal Gear Solid 4, Old Snake is modelled after Lee Van Cleef who appeared in Escape from New York. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 75.4.23.195 (talk) 01:14, 6 May 2008 (UTC), I don't remember any evidence that Big Boss is part Japanese or part Mongolian. [45] He also appears in Alex Garner's comic book adaptations of Metal Gear Solid and Metal Gear Solid 2. follow your orders while your superiors betray you? [109] On the other hand, 1UP.com placed Old Snake third in their 2009 list of most gracelessly aging characters as it gave negative messages about aging. [14][15][16] When he is not on duty, he acts as a musher. In the end, the only thing about Evolution Skateboarding that is remotely appealing is the inclusion of Big Shell and Solid Snake. Vulcan Raven then says "Blood from the east flow within your veins", MastaGunZ (talk) 01:31, 2 October 2008 (UTC), The third image in the article is not very good. 194.125.53.82 14:07, 18 February 2007 (UTC). The game includes two levels set on the Big Shell featured in Metal Gear Solid 2. [88] In 2007, ScrewAttack ranked him as the sixth "coolest" character in video games. When they leave, part of the statue moves, revealing a guy using a camouflage suit (in the exact same color scheme as Snake's suit). DeathGodDragon EDGE 23:28, 7 December 2006 (UTC), As far as we know, Old Snake is Solid Snake, Ok, but I'm just sayin' I saw a trailer with Snake using his camouflage suit to blend in. It's obviously a milspec 1911 (and will be identified as such in the game, I'm willing to bet). and don't want it to stop... Mantis : I've seen true evil. We don't need a third. PS2 | Submitted by GamesRadar. 1 Frogger: October 09, 2002: Frogger is selectable in Evolution Skateboarding. some one is posting naked pictures of nasty things on this site, In the most recent trailer I've seen, Snake doesn't look old. Makes it rather hard to read the article. "[102], The character's appearance in Metal Gear Solid 4 has received mostly positive opinions. This is redundant; we have two images (title image and MGS screenshot) illustrating the MGS/Shinkawa Snake design. [106] GamePro also listed Old Snake as one of the biggest surprises from the game, as the character was found interesting in contrast to pessimistic thoughts they had before the game's release. Right: Michael Biehn as Kyle Reese in The Terminator. Wiki articles (both stubs, really) for David Sears are completely unrelated, and the only other Sears I found via Google was some game dev for the SOCOM series or something. Snake only won thanks to his greater experience. The character appears in his Old Snake form as a playable character in Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops Plus, a stand-alone expansion to the Portable Ops focusing on online play. This may explain why they chose to conceal a number of incongruous cameos within its ribcage. During their fight, it is revealed that Solid and Liquid are twin brothers, artificially conceived from Big Boss's genes during the "Les Enfants Terribles" government project designed to create the perfect soldier, in which one brother was genetically modified to be superior over the other. Locking the page may be a wise decision. Or the mention of the MSX computer system in Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake? Now, see, I had already reverted it about half an hour before you even did this. Then, the enemy walk past a statue looking for Snake. This DNA codes for the energy-production "machinery" in a cell, known as mitochondria. And yes the MGS series is far from realistic, however kojima always maintained a real world base of abilities at least with snake. [84] In an Oricon poll from 2008, his character was voted as the most popular video game character in Japan, tying with Nintendo's Pikachu. Why do you continue to [58] Kojima has compared Snake's personality with Arsène Lupin III of Monkey Punch's Lupin III franchise, stating that in "MGS, Snake became this sharp-tongued, Lupin III-like guy who flirted with women and told lots of jokes". [47][48] He also appears in Project Itoh's novelization from Metal Gear Solid 4 where his actions are told from Hal Emmerich's point of view.[49]. Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance included these levels, in which you could skate through parts of the Big Shell as Snake or Raiden. [80], Solid Snake's character was very well received by gaming media. As he was the only one who suffered from a drastic change in appearance, IGN commented that the most famous rumor was the one of his body deteriorating across the game. Can anyone confirm this Japanese name? Solid Snake also serves as the protagonist in Snake's Revenge, a sequel to the original Metal Gear for the NES released for the western market in 1990 and developed without Kojima's involvement. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 76.22.87.15 (talk) 09:34, 23 September 2010 (UTC). As the game progresses, Snake confronts and defeats each member of the corrupt faction of FOXHOUND (consisting of Revolver Ocelot, Decoy Octopus, Psycho Mantis, Sniper Wolf, Vulcan Raven, and the Genome Soldiers), is able to destroy REX, and personally confronts Liquid. : Gray Fox's voice actor, Naomi and Mei Ling's lack of accents) were retained for future games, so as far as I'm concerned TTS is MORE canon than the original MGS. Solid Snake has been on the battlefield for most of his life,[2] and says that it is the only place he feels truly alive. The skater's lexicon is vast and sometimes difficult to decode, especially if you're not a member of the tribe. --Ryu-chan (Talk | Contributions) 17:33, 27 May 2009 (UTC), Could be, but i don`t think so, at the end of MGS3 she says in the message to Big BOss, "I`m unrecognizable with an american born" just after sdaying she is from the people`s republic of china. [29] In the end, it is revealed that Liquid got Big Boss's superior "soldier genes" while Solid was actually the inferior one. Hayter himself felt shocked when Sons of the Liberty was released as the narrative focused more on newcomer Raiden rather than him. It's not direct but he never says anything direct. It sounds rediculous and is hardly discernible through the thick accent of whoever is speaking. Most people have accepted the truly bizarre names 'Solid Snake', 'Big Boss' and 'Metal Gear' into standard vocabulary by now, to the point where they sound perfectly normal. you're worse. [104][105] GamesRadar commented that his character was one of the few gaming characters that aged across video games. DeathGodDragon EDGE 00:45, 10 December 2006 (UTC). Before it was released, various speculations were made regarding his role. [115], Akio Otsuka's and David Hayter's performances as Solid Snake's voice actors has received praise. when Snake interacts with Mei Ling, believing it showed a more fun side of him. Once Shinkawa showed his artwork of Old Snake to the staff, they were all also surprised by the idea of playing as an old version of the character. Leader Vladimir, It's just a nickname. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 64.252.67.72 (talk) 18:30, 21 November 2008 (UTC), We could say that at the end of Guns of The Patriots he quits after at least 19 years of doing it, that would be something. Clearly this is vandalism!!!!!!!! Coined by Drebin, I believe. Despite previously stating that he does not want the character to be handled by anyone else,[66] in an interview with French gaming magazine IG[71], Much as Metal Gear began as a pastiche of action movies of the time with Solid Snake as a pastiche of contemporary action movie heroes. Snake isn't a scret character in this game, he's a mod. ", "DAVID HAYTER ON HIS ROLE AS SNAKE: 'I TRIED TO DO SOMETHING VERY SPECIFIC WITH THIS CHARACTER, "David Hayter On Voicing Snake In 'Metal Gear' And The Joys Of Being Covered In Goo", "Fall 2006: The Great GameFAQs Character Battle V", "Fall 2008: The Great GameFAQs Character Battle VII", "And Japan's Favorite Video Game Characters Are...? claim that the similarity between the two images was intended. Well, thats not quite true. Can someone add something actually relevant there? There's gotta be some reliable well written article somewhere about Snake's popularity and influence from his own real series of games. While I'm not suggesting to turn this article into a fictional Solid Snake biography, I think it would interesting to show the reader how the character progressed from a typical silent protagonist with no backstory to a fully realized character in Metal Gear Solid. [120] However, David Hayter complained about this joke as Evo did not consult Konami or him when using the audio. [37] Snake and his allies are forced to destroy the Patriots' AI and fight through Ocelot's forces until Snake defeats Liquid's doppelgänger in hand-to-hand combat. While the novel retained this idea, the ending in the game was changed with Snake and Otacon surviving. Not a smart move. According to producer Masahiro Sakurai, Snake's inclusion in Smash Bros. was done under Kojima's request, who "practically begged" for Snake to be featured. TTS is a remake, not a game based on MGS's storyline. -BFM —Preceding unsigned comment added by 71.30.194.10 (talk) 23:28, 28 October 2007 (UTC), 8( NO.--69.71.170.89 (talk) 17:08, 22 March 2008 (UTC), D8 NNO.--198.174.6.155 (talk) 19:54, 8 May 2009 (UTC), some die hard fans insist that it is darck blond and uthers say light brown any info —Preceding unsigned comment added by Doctorbrassstone (talk • contribs) 07:43, 18 December 2007 (UTC), I've seen on blogs AND in the game that he goes by Jack. We already have one image illustrating how Snake is based on 70s/80s action heroes, so the first image isn't needed. [32] During the game's main portion, Solidus Snake steals Snake's identity,[33] and leads the "Sons of Liberty" (consisting of Revolver Ocelot, Fortune, Fatman, Vamp and Olga Gurlukovich) while Snake himself uses the pseudonym Iroquois Pliskin (イロコィ・プリスキン, Irokoi Purisukin) as a non-playable character who assists rookie agent Raiden through the remote offshore Big Shell facility and in taking down Solidus and RAY while also learning about the Patriots. Read up on somatic cell nuclear tranfer for more info, its the same way they created Dolly the sheep. There is also a create-a-skater feature and an unlockable character for every skater the player completes the game as. You enjoy all the killing, that's why. Evolution Skateboarding. In The Twin Snakes, his eye color is green but in the MGS4 box art, his eyes are like a blue/gray color. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 58.179.94.71 (talk) 00:34, 23 June 2008 (UTC), You're forgetting two important points: First, the game may have been developed by Silicon Knights, but the cinematics themselves were made in-house at Konami, so the one part that you say doesn't match is the only one that was actually made by them. Mods shouldn't be listed. In Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, the VR Missions DLC add-on for the game's Japanese version includes a new weapon that can be used by Raiden known as the Hebidamashi, a talking wooden sword which speaks with Solid Snake's voice (as portrayed by Akio Ōtsuka); the weapon was never made available for the English version. [107] GameDaily listed the "old hero" as one of their list of top video game archetypes, using the old version of the character as an example of this. Whether the lab assistant had recent non-Japanese ancestry is unknown. With very little of the plot revealed, plus with Kojima simply stating that Snake can choose between "Country A and Country B" we don't know if the middle eastern folk are "Jihadis." [108] PLAY gave praise to his moustache considering how highly detailed it is, and represents the change from Solid Snake's character. [99][100][101] A comparison between Solid Snake's and Big Boss's characters was made by IGN in article "Stars Thunderdome: Snake vs. Big Boss. She was American. - 75.4.200.230 00:07, 10 February 2007 (UTC), What a country :) —Preceding unsigned comment added by 24.15.64.119 (talk) 02:18, 6 March 2008 (UTC), Can someone please rewrite it. Every other fictional character on Wikipedia has one, except maybe Solid Snake. [64], Various scenes from the games relate Solid Snake's ideals with Hideo Kojima's. Solid Snake from the upcoming Metal Gear Solid 4, here he is seen using the Octocamo camoflauge system as well as the M1911A1, hesitating to shoot a fleeing jihadi. [62] Kojima later described Snake's role in the original Metal Gear as the "player's presence", contrasting the defined personality acquired in Metal Gear Solid. Similarly, in Super Smash Bros. Brawl, the third installment from the popular fighting game series Super Smash Bros., Solid Snake appeared as a playable fighter alongside Sega character Sonic the Hedgehog and a variety of characters from Nintendo franchises such as Mario, The Legend of Zelda, and Donkey Kong. 81.109.220.188 (talk) 19:56, 19 August 2009 (UTC). The cell therefore contains 100% Big Boss DNA in the nucleus. [119], In the Tekken 7 Evo 2019 finals, Snake's character was used to have a chat with developer Katsuhiro Harada. 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