Fans of Solid Snake, rejoice! Five minutes of trailery goodness and details on Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain straight from the GDC.
At the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco today, Konami’s Hideo Kojima showed the trailer for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain which you can now watch below!
Last August, Kojima announced an open-world game titled “Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes” and then in December, at the Spike Video Game Awards, a trailer for a game called “The Phantom Pain” was revealed. As it turns out, both were promos for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.
“‘The Phantom Pain’ and ‘Ground Zeroes’ put together is ‘Metal Gear Solid V,’” Kojima said today. The game will run on Kojima Productions’ FOX Engine. Here’s the official announcement:
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced the next chapter in the METAL GEAR SOLID franchise, METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN, will be released on the Sony PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. To reinforce the announcement and address all the questions fans have been asking all year, Kojima Productions unveiled a brand new trailer for the new title at this year’s Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco.
“Following the success of METAL GEAR SOLID 4: GUNS OF THE PATRIOTS, we have extremely high expectations for METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN,” said Tomoyuki Tsuboi, President of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. “We hope to expand and revolutionize the METAL GEAR SOLID franchise utilizing the FOX Engine, while providing fans the high-quality and immersive experience they have come to expect from Kojima Productions.”
First unveiled in METAL GEAR SOLID: PEACE WALKER, the new METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN trailer shows the fall of Mother Base and provides visual hints that unveil the connection between METAL GEAR SOLID: GROUND ZEROES and METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN. The trailer also showcases the FOX Engine’s exceptional level of visual quality with seamless integration of gameplay and cut scenes.
METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN will be released on the Sony PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.