The top secret Konami project was unveiled on Friday night as James Dance, proprietor of The Loading Cafe/Bar, handed this Metal Gear Solid tribute to Hideo Kojima himself. Pictured below is all the hard work.

25 Shades of Snake

25 Shades of Snake

After creating the Illustration of a young and old Snake “mix” I mapped out the placement for the shot glasses and added a key of “shades” to help James concoct the beverages… Finding an appropriately sized venue, James filled and placed the 2100 shot glasses leaving resident photographer Will Edgecombe to snap the final creation… and here it is… The 25 Shades of Snake

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  1. […] James Dance, proprietor of The Loading Cafe/Bar, handed this Metal Gear Solid tribute to its series creator, Hideo Kojima.  The image is comprised of several hundred shot glasses filled with coloured liquid. The end result is fantastic and must have required a lot of patience. For more info on the piece and how you can recreate it, head on over here. […]

  2. […] good. The full design can be viewed at Payne’s personal blog. Loading is based in Falmouth, Cornwall, and offers up free gaming on consoles and PCs along with […]

  3. […] you want to recreate the image yourself you can find the original artwork on https://twenty3thirty2.wordpress.com/2012/10/01/25-shades-of-snake/ and for around £350 in materials you to could have a snake portrait the size of a Metal Gear to […]

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