Hideo Kojima, the creator of the celebrated Metal Gear Solid franchise, claims that Sony has something quite interesting in store during the PS4 launch stream.

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Sony apparently has a few aces up their sleeve to round off the PlayStation 4’s official launch and throw another punch at their console rival.

The Japanese console-maker has teased that gamers can expect multiple announcements during Spike TV’s live coverage of the New York launch event. This means world premieres and a sure fire bet of something big being unveiled, and our heads are whirling with the possibilities.

New PS4 exclusives? Yes, please. Maybe a confirmation on a PS4-ready virtual reality headset or some additional console features–with perhaps some Gaikai news sprinkled on? Count me in.

Whatever the revelations hold, Hideo Kojima has assured gamers that Sony has a “shocking announcement” in the works that will “blow our minds”, pretty much kicking up the hype level to new heights.

While a few publications have criticized the PS4’s launch day lineup as being too “shooter-centric”, some news on an incoming title would definitely be welcome. But with such a tantalizing claim from the father of Metal Gear Solid, we should be able to expect something more substantial than a few exclusives.

Catch the live feed coverage starting at 11pm ET/8pm PT on Spike TV or via GameTrailers and Ustream.

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