After several rumors and leaks, Konami has finally officially announced the Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater remake via a new trailer during the recent PlayStation Showcase. A release date was not announced. The short teaser shows Naked Snake camouflaged in a swamp before shortly ending. The trailer also revealed that the title is coming to PlayStation 5. However, the title will also launch for Xbox Series X/S, and PC Steam. Lastly, Metal Gear Solid Master Collection Vol. 1, a collection featuring the original versions of Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater was announced. The titles are being re-released for PlayStation 5 this Autumn. The title of the collection also suggests that another similar collection may be released in the future.
Konami commented in a press release:
“Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater will be a faithful remake of Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater originally released in 2004 for the PlayStation 2. A new generation of players and loyal fans alike can experience the origin story of the famed Big Boss, and witness how his legend was forged in the crucible of Operation Snake Eater. The remake will star the original voice characters, rich storyline, and expansive features of combat survival in harsh environments evolved with unprecedented graphics and immersive sound.”
Details on the latest mainline Metal Gear game, Metal Gear Solid V, can be seen below:
Konami Digital Entertainment continues forth the ‘METAL GEAR SOLID V Experience’ with the latest chapter, METAL GEAR SOLID V: The Phantom Pain. Ushering in a new era for the franchise with cutting-edge technology powered by the Fox Engine, MGSV: The Phantom Pain will provide players a first-rate gaming experience as they are offered tactical freedom to carry out open-world missions.
Nine years after the events of MGSV: GROUND ZEROES and the fall of Mother Base, Snake a.k.a. Big Boss, awakens from a nine year coma. The year is 1984. The Cold War serves as the backdrop as nuclear weapons continue to shape a global crisis. Driven by revenge, Snake establishes a new private army and returns to the battlefield in pursuit of the shadow group, XOF.
The METAL GEAR SOLID team continues to ambitiously explore mature themes such as the psychology of warfare and the atrocities that result from those that engage in its vicious cycle. One of the most anticipated games of the year with its open-world design, photorealistic visual fidelity and feature-rich game design, MGSV: The Phantom Pain will leave its mark as one of the hallmarks in the gaming industry for its cinematic storytelling, heavy themes, and immersive tactical gameplay.
– Open-World game design allowing players ultimate freedom on how to approach missions and overall game progression
– Fox Engine delivers photorealistic graphics, thoughtful game design and true new-generation game production quality
– Online connectivity that carries the experience beyond the consoles to other devices to augment the overall functionality and access to the game.
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