TRANSGAMING AND KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE DEBUT OF METAL GEAR ON THE MAC WITH METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE NOW AVAILABLE
TransGaming Inc. (TSX-V:TNG), a global leader in delivering innovative technology solutions for the rapidly evolving video games industry, in partnership with Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced that METAL GEAR will make its debut on the Mac platform as METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE is now available for Mac.
Through the power of its industry-leading software enablement technology, TransGaming brings the thrill of METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE to Mac players. METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE is the first game release for TransGaming since it announced it is now adding full game publishing to its diverse portfolio of services, along with technology source-code licensing and support for enablement of PC games and other DirectX-based content on Android, iOS and SteamOS.
METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE, originally developed by Kojima Productions and Platinum Games, expands the METAL GEAR franchise into exciting new territory with its frenetic action experience. The game seamlessly melds pure action and cinematic storytelling that surrounds Raiden, a child soldier transformed into a half-human, half-cyborg ninja, who uses his high-frequency katana blade to cut through anything that stands in his vengeful path.
“METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE is the perfect marquee title to launch our new company focus on game publishing and also showcase our unparalleled technology,” said Vikas Gupta, CEO and President of TransGaming. “The Metal Gear series is a highly successful game franchise and we knew the opportunity to bring it to Mac was long overdue. TransGaming used our proprietary tech to ensure the quality is on par with the current console versions to bring this legendary franchise to Mac players.”
“METAL GEAR has been a massive global success on myriad platforms and bringing the series to Mac was long overdue,“ said Yuji Korekado, a producer from Konami. “METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE was a turning point in the series and is the ideal introduction for new Mac players.”