Today, Konami have announced it will finally end it’s Metal Gear Online Service on the 12th June, 2012. The Metal Gear Online Service, is based off Metal Gear Solid 4’s engine and gameplay systems.
It was bundled with Metal Gear Solid 4, which was released back on the 12th June 2008, and then went onto solo releases. Konami’s Official Website issued a statement saying that the game was originally planned on operating for three years, but due to fan support, the service was extended until now. In commemoration to mark the end of the service, Konami will be holding special events in the near future.