Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is an upcoming action-adventure stealth video game. The game will serve as a continuation of the events of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker and will carry over the same tagline of Tactical Espionage Operations. As in Peace Walker, Metal Gear Solid V will offer a base-building feature that allows the player to develop weapons and items from their home base.
Back in 1987, Hideo Kojima revolutionized the gaming industry with Metal Gear back on the NES, asking players to forgo the use of weapons and instead try to sneak around enemies, infiltrate bases unseen and carry out missions as if you were never there. Nearly three decades later, Kojima proved to be a force to be reckoned with when it comes to the Metal Gear series. Sure, they're convoluted, with twists around every corner, and also never releasing in any sort of chronological order, but they're an amazing fusion of cinematography and gaming that's yet to be matched. It almost seems surreal to say that I've finally played through a hell of a lot of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, but that day is finally here, rest assured, and what a magnificent ride it is.... Read Review