Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (2015)

Video Game   |  Action, Adventure


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After awakening from a nine year coma, Big Boss forms a new mercenary group called, Diamond Dogs, and teams up with his former rival, Ocelot, to track down the men responsible for the destruction of MSF.


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Directors:

Hideo Kojima , Junji Tago

Writers:

Hideo Kojima (story), Hideo Kojima, Shuyo Murata, Hidenari Inamura, Etsu Tamari

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11 October 2016 | Johnny-the-Film-Sentinel-2187
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| Hideo Kojima is gaming's Stanley Kubrick.
Metal Gear Solid: The Phantom Pain is the penultimate journey in Hideo Kojima's classic saga; even though it's a prequel there is a good deal of surprises to be found in the story. The gameplay is nothing short of phenomenal and there's so much attention to detail graphically and narratively speaking.

The Phantom Pain is a gaming experience to be remembered for generations to come. Its immersion for the players is unsurpassed, its atmosphere phenomenal, its story a bit sparse yet massive in scope and ambition. Hideo Kojima has made the 2001: A Space Odyssey of video games right here. There's endless subtexts throughout, visually and script-based, and that's excluding the ridiculously tense and terrifying start of the game, where you're at a hospital in Cyprus, trying to escape certain death.

If you haven't played the game yet, please do so, and play the 'Day One Edition' on the PS4: the definitive version of this modern masterpiece.

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Release Date:

1 September 2015

Language

Russian, Hungarian, Kudmali, English, Japanese


Country of Origin

Japan

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