Coming as proof that you just can't keep a good rumor down (just ask the 360 Blu-Ray rumor
) IGN is reporting that the longstanding Xbox 360 Metal Gear Solid 4
rumor has surfaced once again. The news comes by way of a report from Morningstar, a Japanese investment research firm, which focused on multiplatform trends. In the report a Konami public relations representative, in regard to Metal Gear Solid 4
, was quoted as saying, "We're actively looking into a release for the Xbox 360."
As IGN notes, a single quote hardly adds up to any assurance that MGS4
will see the light of day on 360. This is especially so given that series creator Hideo Kojima has denied the rumor to the point of saying that he's tired of being asked about it in every interview. If somone doesn't make good on this rumor soon, we'll have to start one about MGS4
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