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EDITORIAL: A Few Things to Clear Up Before Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
"...there is a lot going on in the series that relates to The Phantom Pain."
Kojima: "We've done everything with no regrets but full of heart"
Notch would "much rather turn to Kojima" than God
"While I appreciate the well meaning suggestions I turn to God, I'd much rather turn to Kojima."
PSN reveals how much MGSV's Mother Base coins cost
Peeler: Steam version of MGSV:TPP can be downloaded and played "now 12 AM ET 9/1"
"The info was changed and updated; I've just given you the new info"
PS4 versions of MGSV Collector's Edition may be missing DLC codes; retailers to provide codes
Make sure to ask your retailer as Konami should be giving them the codes.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
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Apparently, The Phantom Pain looks better than Ground Zeroes did on Xbone
"After a disappointing technical turnout with Ground Zeroes last year, image quality is now very respectable on Xbox One, despite the upscale."
Hideo Kojima says he "will keep creating in rest of my life"
"Thanks everyone, I turned 52..."
Peeler: MGSV's Forward Operating Base mode can be enjoyed "without spending money"
"...the initial set of FOBs do not require MB coins to operate."
Watch Metal Gear fan Mag Swag Certified play Mission 4 from MGSV
[MAY CONTAIN MINOR SPOILERS] Clean gameplay with minimal plot elements and no commentary makes for an enjoyable gameplay demonstration.
Gamespot: Forward Operating Base mode has "microtransaction paywall"
"...we don’t have any official details to share at the moment regarding the microtransaction model for F.O.B."
LittleBigPlanet 3 gets The Phantom Pain costumes
Quiet is one hell of a chick.
The Phantom Pain companion app now available
iOS and Android. Soon on Windows.
The instruction manual for The Phantom Pain is officially online
[May contain spoilers] Here it is.
Ground Zeroes updated on PlayStation so you can transfer your save to The Phantom Pain
"Update 1.04 released. Ground Zeroes save file can now be uploaded from the main menu."
Watch cardboard boxes get married in this Japanese MGSV ad for PlayStation
Hideo Kojima's MGSV launch trailer is here
[MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS] A look at the Metal Gear Solid series.
Brand new Yoji Shinkawa artwork for The Phantom Pain
Two pieces available from The Art of Japanese Illustration.
Here is a spoiler-free round-up of reviews for The Phantom Pain
Continuously updated with a lot of 10/10's!
Greg Miller is going to LetsPlay The Phantom Pain starting Sunday
"My review." Are major spoilers unavoidable now?
Sony is releasing Outer Heaven themed Walkmans, smartphones and tablets for MGSV's release
"They come pre-installed with some of the songs from the game’s soundtrack..."
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Sylazhov looks at "The Ideology of Torture" in the Metal Gear series
[Contains no MGSV spoilers] "We’re approaching the darkest episode in the MGS world yet, with torture for political gains or otherwise staring us directly in the eye."
EDITORIAL: Hideo Kojima As Gaming’s Auteur Deserves To Be Credited As Such
"The series reflects his personal creative vision."
Lupe Fiasco samples MGSV's E3 2015 trailer in latest mixtape
"Pharaoh Height 2/30" opens with Skull Face, Ocelot, Code Talker, Zero and New Order's "Elegia."
Game Informer's editors explain why you should play Peace Walker before MGSV
"...building up Mother Base was one of the highlights of Peace Walker for me."
PRESENTED WITHOUT COMMENTARY: IGNS "ousts" gas-masked MGSV character's identity
[MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS] Character "is not Psycho Mantis" but character being Psycho Mantis "still could be the case."
Dragonblade discusses “The Disappearance of Rose” in Rising
"Metal Gear Rising, like most players, didn't understand Rose."
TotalBiscuit, Jim Sterling and Slowbeef talk about the two-week early MGSV LetsPlay
"It seems to me that he's being given quite a few advantages by a company whose product he is also supposed to critique."
Grab a limited print of Emilio Lopez's artwork featuring classic Metal Gear
"This Print is limited and will be taken down September 6th."
Dan Dawkins: "Why MGS4’s final scene is more powerful than we ever realised"
"...I never truly understood the scene’s significance until I started to read more about Hideo Kojima’s upbringing and a tragedy that shaped the series that we know and love."
Terry Wolfe currently writing book covering Hideo Kojima's career to be published soon
Part 1 1986-2003, Part 2 2004-now.