The reaction to Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance has confused me. Raiden has suddenly become cool.
He was supposed to do that in Metal Gear Solid 4, and he was only supposed to do that because of the disgusting reaction gamers gave him in 2001 with his debut in Metal Gear Solid 2. Now Platinum Games has seemingly turned him into---
Yeah, I know I'm kind of biased given the window of play and affinities at work here specifically, but stick with me for this ride, it'll only take a few minutes.