Why are you still here?
Over the course of many years and multiple instalments, with an ensemble of dozens of memorable characters, Metal Gear has delivered some truly excellent quotes that have stuck with us to this day. In this feature, we’ll be talking about our fifteen favourite ones from the entire series.
This goes without saying, but there are spoilers ahead.
“FIND SOMETHING TO BELIVE IN” -SOLID SNAKE, METAL GEAR SOLID 2
An incredible way to put encapsulate what Raiden’s arc in Metal Gear Solid 2 was all about- while the Patriots, Raiden himself, and even we as players kept on hoping that he would live up to the legend of Solid Snake, the man himself told him in no vague terms that that was the last thing he needed to do. What he needed to do was find something that he could fight for, and find it himself, because only then would it mean anything to him.