Metal Gear Solid V Release Date Announced

Posted on Mar 6 2015 - 9:00am by Ben Brown

Konami and Kojima Productions has finally announced the release date for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. The release date was leaked a day earlier than expected by an IGN video, but was later officially confirmed via Konami press that the game will be coming out September 1, 2015. Metal Gear Online will launch at the same time.

A collector’s edition with extra physical and digital content will also be released with:.

  • Half-scale Replica of Snake’s Bionic Arm
  • Collectible SteelBook
  • Behind-the-Scenes Documentary and Trailers Blu-Ray Disc
  • A Map
  • Exclusive Packaging
  • Weapon and Shield Pack (Windurger S333 Comba Special Weapon, Adam-ska Special Weapon, Maschinen aktische Pistole 5 Weiss Special Weapon, Rasp Short-Barreled Shotgun Gold Special Weapon, and a Personal Ballistic Shield in Olive Drab, Silver, White, and Gold)
  • Cardboard Box (Rocky Terrain, All-Purpose Dryland, and Wetland)
  • Snake Costume (Fatigues in Black Ocelot, Gray Urban, Blue Urban, and All-Purpose Dryland)
  • “Venom Snake” Emblem
  • Metal Gear Online XP Boost
  • MGO Items (Metal Gear Rex Helmet, Golden AM MRS-4, and Golden WU S.PISTOL)

A day one edition will also be released which includes:

  • A physical map
  • Adam-Ska Special Weapon
  • Personal Ballistic Shield (Silver)
  • Cardboard Box (Wetland)
  • Fatigues (Blue Urban Snake Costume)
  • Metal Gear Online XP Boost

The game will be released on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. However, the PC version of the game will be released two weeks later on September 15 for Steam.