Kojima Productions’ Japanese Twitter account has outed the release date of when Metal Gear Solid 4 will get trophies. The update will go live on August 6th for the PS3, and you will be able to choose between full install and chapter based install.
Rough Google translation: “Bulk cash game feature data (installation)” & “trophy feature” feature compatible version [/ MGS4 trophy patch – patch announced delivery data including, the date is August 06, 2012 started broadcasting (Mon). Those who purchased, you must purchase the software again is not available already.”
What this means is you do not have to buy the game again for trophies. Japan also gets a budget edition of the game which comes with full install and trophy support. We will keep you updated once we receive more information on this.
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