With the launch date of the exclusive collection of limited edition METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER UT t-shirts and series creator Hideo Kojimaâ€™s signing event on 19 June still a few days away, UNIQLO and Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH are offering fans of the METAL GEAR SOLID series a chance to play the latest instalment; METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER in the UNIQLO Oxford Street flagship store as from today.
Online PR News – 17-June-2010 – – Developed specifically for the PSPâ„¢ system, METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER is the next true chapter in the story of legendary special ops expert, Snake (a.k.a. Big Boss), and acts as a direct sequel to Kojimaâ€™s previously released Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater. Taking full advantage of the PSPâ„¢ format, METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER takes the series in an exciting new direction with incredible visuals, as it sheds new light on well-known adversaries and allies, along with a wealth of new characters.
Series creator Hideo Kojima and lead artist Yoji Shinkawa will be visiting UNIQLOâ€™s London flagship store on Oxford Street, on Saturday 19 June, where they will be signing copies of METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER and exclusive postcards from 11:00am - 1:00pm. But, with the game on sale from June 18 2010, UNIQLO customers will be able to enjoy a chance to go hands-on via special pods containing the game from June 10 to 19 2010. In accordance with the gameâ€™s BBFC rating, players must be over 15.
Each UT t-shirt comes with its own special code, that when entered into METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER game, unlocks the purchase so the t-shirt can worn by a character within the game. The first 20 customers in line on the signing day will receive an exclusive UNIQLO METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER goodie bag, featuring a t-shirts and a copy of the game.
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