Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance

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Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance
MGS2 Substance Boxart.jpeg
NTSC-U Boxart
Region NTSC-U:
Serial numbers: SLUS-20554
Release date: 03/03/03
CRCs: C539049D
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region PAL:
Serial numbers: SLES-82009
Release date: 03/28/03
CRCs: 093E7D52
Windows Status: Broken
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region NTSC-J:
Serial numbers: SLPM-74901
Release date: 11/06/03
Windows Status: ?
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?

Developer(s): Konami
Genre: Action
Wikipedia: Link
Game review links: Metacritic
Game review score: 87/100
Game description: A multi-platform updated version of the original MGS2 first released for the Xbox, the game contains the main Sons of Liberty game with some subtle alterations and additional content, such as more then 300 new virtual reality training missions and 200 "Alternative Missions" set in areas taken from the main game.

Winlogo.png Test configuration on Windows:

PCSX2 version: 0.9.8 RC r4563
Graphics by GSDX: r4459
Sound by SPU2-X: 1.4.0
Pad plugin is LilyPad: 0.10.0
BIOS version: USA v2.00

Comments:

  • PAL last tested with PCSX2 0.9.4 not working due to being a DVD9 game, could be working with 0.9.8 the same as NTSC-U version but can't confirm it.


Linlogo.png Test configuration on Linux:

PCSX2 version: untested
Graphics by ZZogl: untested
Sound by SPU2-X: untested


Pclogo.png PC specs used to test the game:

CPU: Intel Core i7 920 @ 3.4 Ghz
GPU: GeForce GTX 285

Comments: Running near full speed. Requires a powerful PC.

Known Issues:

Camera Pictures Mission

Taking usually right pictures in the tanker part fails.

  • Solution: Use superVU0 as VU Recompiler.
  • Fixed with microVU0 too since r4657.

Dragging corpses Fall Sometimes

The enemy bodies sometimes fall before you release them.

  • Solution: Use superVU0 as VU Recompiler.
  • Fixed with microVU0 too since r4657.

Twitching on Gun Aiming

Sometimes aiming guns just make the arm twitch.

  • Solution: Use superVU0 as VU Recompiler.
  • Fixed with microVU0 too since r4657.

Half-Transparent Character in Some Rooms

  • Solution: Use microVU as VU recompiler.