Page 1, Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots Cheats for PlayStation 3
Many peoples game of the 2008, Metal Gear Solid 4 is a game that can be replayed again and again, with different approaches making it a fun experience time after time. There are also many secrets to unearth from the slightly twisted mind of Hideo Kojima, as well as a robust multiplayer mode, Metal Gear Online. This guide aims to explore all aspects of Konamis epic stealth shooter. Both MGS 4 and MG Online are covered in this guide complete with screenshots and videos.
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Trophies: See the list of trophies for this game.
Find or add hints to get them.
ALL of Drebin's prices are cut by 50% during Act 5 and you can also get cheaper prices if you set the system date to a Wednesday or Sunday.
During Act 1 save the game and then go to the 'Mission Briefing' screen. Select the saved game from Act 1 and press Square to control the Mk II while on the plane. Move the Mk II upstairs and search for an extra battery. When you find it the operating life of ALL battery-powered devices in the game will double.
It is possible to get 3 extra batteries instead of the allotted one by completing the game and then going to the mission briefings and working your way back from Act 4 to 2.
Enter the code 14893 when you are in the Shadow Moses at Otacon's office to get 100,000 DP points. If you enter the code correctly when you are asked you will hear the monkey confirmation sound. The code is a reference to the Codec frequency (148.93) that Drebin calls you on. You can also see the last three numbers of the code (893) on Drebin's truck.
Search the indicated locations using the Solid Eye to find the statues required to unlock the Solar Gun. Use non-lethal weapons during their beast form, not beauty to defeat them (Moisin Nagent or 40 mm grenade launcher with flash bang ammo). The Solar Gun will be unlocked after you complete the game and meet Metal Gear Mk. 2.
Crying Wolf Statue:
In a side of a bulding just where you start after killing her beast form.
Frog Soldier Statue:
At the garage at the end of the battle.
Laughing Beast Statue:
On a bed in a little room.
Raging Raven Statue:
On the upper floor on a corner.
Screaming Mantis Statue:
On the corridor where you started.
If you use a Sixaxis controller to fight Mantis the ending is different than if you were using a DualShock 3 controller.
Check out he following videos to see the locations of ALL the codecs in the game (there are a total of 6).
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In the Vista mansion there are two posters of Akina Minami which if you look at them in first person view Snake will say her name and his Psyche gauge will increase.
If you want to have a look through the Playboy magazine press R1 and go into first person view. Then hold L1 and press Circle to go through the pages. If the game puts you in third person view press Triangle to enter first person view to see the girls.
When you speak with Rose on the Codec shake the Sixaxis if you want to see her breasts move about under her shirt.
SuperCheats.com have now published their guide to Metal Gear Solid 4 and Metal Gear Online.
There is a complete walkthrough, details of all the unlockables and some hints and tips.
The guide is accompanied by screenshots from the game and in-game videos.
It's free to look at, and there is a printer friendly option on all the pages.
The guide can be found here:
The Passwords menu is unlocked after you have complete the game once. Just go look at the extras menu.
1aytmmymhk: Unlocks 1911 Custom (a powerful silenced pistol)
Abraham: Unlocks "Mobs Alive" iPod tune
Aottrykmyn: Unlocks Altair Costume
Deskyhstyl: Unlocks Desert Eagle (Long Barrel)
George: Unlocks "Gekko" iPod tune
Jmsotsynrn: Unlocks Type 17 Pistol
Mekakorkkk: Unlocks Mk.23 Pistol
Mgo2play: Unlocks the "Subsistence Action" iPod tune
Mnsoymsyhn: Unlocks Mosin-Nagant sniper rifle
Pkhhnwhsjt: Unlocks Patriot (SMG with huge power, unlimited ammo and no reloads)
Skynytktjp: Unlocks the Mk. 2 scanning plug
Theodore: Unlocks "Midnight Shadow" iPod tune
Thomas: Unlocks "Desperate Chase" iPod tune
Tshsniammr: Unlocks Thor .45-70 (one-shot-kill pistol)
Complete the game once and go back to Debrin. There you can purchase various extra ammo items, different grenades and bandanas.
Complete the following tasks to get the corresponding Emblems. There are 40 in total and each ones brings a different reward, that might be a special item or weapon.
Shake down 50 enemies for items
Complete the game with less than 25 alerts and more than 50 of both knife kills and CQC holds. This will give you the ALtair Costume from Assassin's Creed.
Choke 100 enemies to death
Utilise the Scanning Plug S or Syringe on 50 enemies
Big Boss Emblem
Complete the game in less than 5 hours on the highest difficulty with no deaths, no alerts, no kills, no recovery items (rations, regains or noodles) , no stealth suit and no bandanna items. This will give you the Big Boss face camo.
Blue Bird Emblem
Give away 50 items to friendly soldiers
Get less than 75 alert phases, less than 250 kills, and over 25 continues.
Get over 150 alert phases, more than 500 kills, more than 50 continues, use more than 50 recovery items (rations, regains or noodles) and complete the game in over 35 hours.
Activate over 100 alerts
Do more than 400 kills
Make 150 headshots
Complete the game in less than 6 hours on at least normal mode with no deaths, kills, recovery items (rations, regains or noodles) , stealth suit or bandana items and with less than 5 alerts
Fox Hound Emblem
Complete the game in less than 5.5 hours on at least normal mode with no deaths, kills, recovery items (rations, regains or noodles) , stealth suit or bandana items and with less than 4 alerts
Make over 200 dives or rolls
Be pressed against walls for a total of at least 1 hour
Giant Panda Emblem
Complete the game in more than 30 hours
Hold up 50 enemies
Be admired by 25 friendly soldiers
Make 10 combat highs
Complete the game in less than 6.5 hours on at least normal mode with no deaths, kills, recovery items (rations, regains or noodles) , stealth suit or bandana items and with less than 4 alerts
Pick up 400 dropped weapons
Inch Worm Emblem
Have a total crawl time of more than one hour
Get more than 75 alert phases, less than 250 kills, and less than 25 continues
Get more than 75 alert phases, less than 250 kills, and over 25 continues
Little Gray Emblem
Collect all 69 weapons
Crouch for at least 2.5 hours in total
Complete the game in less than 5 hours on at least normal mode with no alerts activated, continues, or recovery items (rations, regains or noodles)
Complete the game without activating any alert phases
Get over 75 alert phases, more than 250 kills, and less than 25 continues.
Use at least 50 recovery items
Complete the game with no kills. This will give you the bandana. Alternatively you can also receive the bandanna from Drebin for 5,000,000 DP after you complete a new game + (that would be a new game after you have completed the game at least once)
Have less than 75 alert phases, make less than 250 kills, and less than 25 continues
Look at 100 Playboy pages
Complete the game in under 5 hours
Roll forward over 100 times
Have less than 75 alert Phases, less than 250 kills, and have less than 25 continues in total.
Have less than 75 alert phases, over 250 kills, and over 25 continues.
Get less than 75 alert phases, make over 250 kills, continue more than 25 times.
Hide in either an oil drum or card board box for at least 60 minutes in total.
Complete the game with no continues, or recovery items (rations, regains or noodles)
When you have beaten the game once on any difficulty setting go to the 'Extras' screen and then 'Password' and enter the following passwords to unlock the corresponding iPod song.
Unlock 'Gekko' iPod Song:
Enter the password george
Unlocks 'Midnight Shadow' iPod Song:
Enter the password theodore
Unlock 'Desperate Chase' iPod Song:
Enter the password thomas
Unlocks 'Mobs Alive' iPod Song:
Enter the password abraham
If you enter the following codes instead of the code Otacon tells you to at Shadow Moses you'll receive the indicated bonus after the 'Access Denied' scene.
Unlock 100,000 DP:
Enter the code 14893
Unlock iPod song:
Enter the code 13462
Unlock iPod song:
Enter the code 78925
If you're viewing a cut-scene and you notice Snakes psyche gauge suddenly start to decrease just press X rapidly to replenish it.
Below is a list of over 70 weapons which are featured in the game and can be obtained one way or another.
Desert Eagle (Long Barrel)
Operator (Colt .45 with Extended Barrel)
Solar Gun (Affects Enemies Psyche and Recharges in Sunlight)
Race Gun (Fires Ricochet Bullets)
Type 17 (Broom Handle Machine Pistol)
Thor .45-70 (Rifle/Pistol)
Mk 2 Pistol (Tanq)
Patriot (Unlimited Ammunition)
VZ. 83 Skorpion
Heavy machine guns
MK.46 Mod 1
Tanegashima (Very Slow loading old flint lock, 33% of hits cause a whirlwind which makes enemies drop items)
Masterkey (under Barrel Shotgun for Assault Rifles)
Sleeping Gas Mine
White Phosphorus Grenade
Sleep Gas Satchel Charge
Smoke grenades (Yellow, Red, Green and Blue)
To unlock the Solar Gun you must collect 5 statues, these can be found at the following locations.
Middle East - Stage 1:
On top of the Nomad vehicle in Advent Palace garage.
South America - Stage 2:
Research Lab boss room, upper right room.
Europe - Stage 3:
Top floor of the human phase of the Boss fight.
Shadow Moses - Stage 4:
Behind Snake's starting spot in the human phase of the Boss fight.
Outer Heaven - Stage 5:
Near the northern-most door during the human phase of the fight.
If you have no more use for any camoulage you may be wearing and want to discard it shake the Sixaxis controller and Snake's Octocamo will return to it's neutral black and blue pigmentation.
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