Tomohiro Kato killed four people and injured ten more (via AP). One of the events was to be in Akihabara.
Konami cited "safety of participants in mind" as its reason for the cancellations. The launch events planned for U.S. will proceed as planned, according to a representative.
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Konami cancels Japan MGS4 launch events after Akihabara tragedy
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