Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain E3 trailer amazes

Metal Gear Solid 5 has been revealed as an Xbox One title, by way of a lengthy gameplay trailer at Microsoft's E3 2013 press conference. The visually impressive, highly cinematic trailer, set in a gorgeously detailed  open-world Afganistan and featuring another Bond-style theme song, looks to be a radical departure for the series. 

Promising real-time weather, a persistent day/night cycle, "unparalleled strategic freedom" and a whole load of vehicles Metal Gear Solid 5 looks like a genuine new start for the series, appearing to play like a blend of the close stealth the series is known for and the kind of long-range, tactical navigation seen in the Far Cry series. 


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  • Hobogonigal - June 11, 2013 12:28 a.m.

    Wow, usually I've never even considered playing a Metal Gear game but this, this may have actually changed my mind. Looking forward to hearing more :)
  • CitizenWolfie - June 10, 2013 5:24 p.m.

    This has got to be the best looking game I've ever seen. Everything about it looks incredible. This just shot right to the top of my most anticipated list.
  • archnite - June 10, 2013 3:33 p.m.

    The greatest possible way to begin E3!
  • jh4911 - June 10, 2013 1:43 p.m.

    This looks AMAZING, just amazing.
  • iluvpkmnmonday - June 10, 2013 1:11 p.m.

    Sutherland's voice sounded pretty good.
  • PatHan-bHai - June 10, 2013 12:27 p.m.

  • archnite - June 10, 2013 3:33 p.m.

    It'll be on PS4 too...
  • PatHan-bHai - June 11, 2013 12:14 p.m.

    It' just that I want MGS to be on the PS4 only.........maybe Wii U too.
  • BlueScorpion91 - June 10, 2013 12:25 p.m.

    I think I may cry. MGS is by far my favourite franchise and this just looks... perfect. Well, as perfect as it can be without David Hayter(although I'm hoping they do a MGS2 style thing and let us play as adult Solid Snake for the end of the game, and David will be the voice) and not being a PlayStation exclusive.
  • archnite - June 10, 2013 3:33 p.m.

    I did cry.
  • Talvari - June 10, 2013 11:18 a.m.

    Never been a fan of MGS games but this one looks kinda cool i guess.
  • archnite - June 10, 2013 11:07 a.m.

    METAL GEAR!!!!!!

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