Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is really close to release in all regions and fans all over the world are getting more and more excited to play through the game and learn how main character Big Boss will end up turning into the villain Solid Snake will take down in Metal Gear and Metal Gear 2. With the new game being less than two months away, many have started playing previous entries of the Metal Gear Solid series to get ready for the release of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and even Japanese magazine Famitsu will be covering all of the entries of the series in its upcoming issues.
This week’s issue of the Japanese magazine is going to include a huge coverage on the series and on the first Metal Gear Solid originally released on the first PlayStation console years ago. The magazine will also include an introduction to the series by Hideo Kojima.
Yesterday it’s been confirmed that Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is going to be available in playable form at this year’s Gamescom, which will be held in Cologne, Germany from August 5th to August 9th. Unfortunately we have no idea if this playable demo will include some new content or if it will feature missions that have already been shown before but we will surely learn more about the matter in the near future, as Konami promised further details that will be made available soon.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be released in all regions this September on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC. The game’s prologue chapter, Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, is now available on all formats, offering a small yet nice taste of the open-world gameplay experience featured in the main game.