Of course it's in the overall series, but it is not part of the Metal Gear SOLID series so it shouldn't be compared to any of them
And who deemed this? The King of Video Games? It should be compared to any game anyone wants to compare it to in order to get their point across, as long as it is relevant. And it is certainly MGR is certainly relevant to the other Metal Gear games.
You do know that Kojima changed the title from Metal Gear to Metal Gear Solid to indicate that it was in 3D right? Wouldn't doubt it if he made the new subtitle to be Rising to indicate it is different from MG and MGS. Also, let's not forget the Metal Gear Acid series. --- Most biased gaming article: http://www.gametrailers.com/side-mission/33395/league-of-legends- crowns-itself-most-played-video-game-in-the-world
DmC is superb, I'll be getting this when it gets a bit cheaper due to the pain my wallet will feel. --- 'Jar Jar Binks is the greatest thing to happen to the Star Wars lore and you know it.'- RPG_Apostle
Did you also mention this in your DmC review? Demon Dodge lets you kill bosses in mere minutes even on DMD mode. --- http://i.imgur.com/47zOc.jpg http://i.imgur.com/MsEGm.jpg DMC Evolution: http://i.imgur.com/qQSFhCy.png