28 years in the making, and the Metal Gear Solid saga has now been put to bed alongside the very broken Hideo Kojima/ Konami partnership. Whether you’re still playing MGS V or lying in the foetal position gently sobbing having finished the epic story, franchise director Kojima has told the world what he intends to do today.
I’ll be listening to “Here’s To You” on MGSV TPP launch. TRIUMPH/VICTORY to all. “Life means a lot more than losses” pic.twitter.com/YzJgCk4tk7
— HIDEO_KOJIMA (@HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN) September 1, 2015
Here’s some of the best internet reactions to Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain finally hitting shelves…
— Foeman (@F03MAN) September 1, 2015
Even Konami have been at it.
— Konami (@Konami) September 1, 2015
Of course not everybody has been having a Metal Gearin’ good time…
— Camega (@Camega42) September 1, 2015
Welp, PS4 version of #MGSV crashed again. Sitting through unskippable intro for the third time now. Not a great start.
— Jim Sterling (@JimSterling) September 1, 2015
The absolute best reaction of the day though, is going to all the Steam users who are rating the game like this..
In case you missed it, here’s the last ever trailer for Metal Gear Solid, cut by Hideo Kojima.
Mark is the Gaming Editor for UNILAD. Having grown up a gaming addict, he’s been deeply entrenched in culture and spends time away from work playing as much as possible. Mark studied music at University and found a love for journalism through going to local gigs and writing about them for local and national publications.