The Metal Gear Solid franchise is perhaps one of the most illustrious in gaming, fuelled by the story-telling and cinematic presentation of Hideo Kojima and his team. However, it’s also served as a source for madness, the kind you could only ever see in video games, and at times this jumps the shark into the realm of stupidity. What are some of the dumber things that we’ve seen in the Metal Gear Solid series that everyone just happened to ignore? Let’s take a look at 15 such examples below.
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Vamp’s Entire Character (Metal Gear Solid 2)
Vamp is one of the more enigmatic characters in the franchise. His desire to survive awoke a taste for human blood and he’s insanely skilled even without his immortality (which is another box of worms we’ll get to). But what is his deal? He’s revealed to obsessed with being killed but also kills a lot and envisions himself to be a vampire. There are a lot of weirdos in the Metal Gear universe but Vamp probably ranks near the top.