Who browsing the relevant online shops and thereafter games like Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty or Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater is looking for something disappointed. The digital versions of these two titles have disappeared today (8 November 2021) — at least temporarily.
The right explanation delivers INAMI on the official website. Accordingly, leaked licenses of the trigger for this decision are part of the publisher. The licenses relate to various historical shots, which are visible in the two games. INAMI must therefore first take care of their extension before preparing a comeback of the digital versions. How long that will take is not known yet.
By the way, this temporary off of Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty and Metal Gear Solid 3: Incidentally, Snake Eater also affects all compilations as well as Special Editions in which the two games are included. Here is an overview:
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