You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Sign Up for free (or Log In if you already have an account) to be able to post messages, change how messages are displayed, and view media in posts.
If you go back and watch E3 2010 trailer I think in the middle of it there's gameplay of him wielding sword and a short blade. Could be something they had finished but maybe Platinum scrapped it. I hope to see this in the next game as I think it looks stylish and reminds me of scene in MGS4.