Published on November 4th, 2013 | by whatsupdog
Metal Gear Solid V Ground Zeroes arrives in Spring 2014, is prologue to The Phantom Pain
Konami has finally revealed the link between Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes and The Phantom Pain; the former, which is set to arrive in Spring 2014 on the Xbox 360 PS3, Xbox One and PS4, will act as a prologue to the latter. The current-gen boxed versions and the PS4 and Xbox One digital versions of Ground Zeroes will be available for £29.99, while the Xbox 360 and PS3 digital versions will cost £19.99.
Kojima Productions has indicated that Ground Zeroes will serve to introduce the plot as well as gameplay elements in The Phantom Pain, so as to ease the transition between the previous games in the series and the open-world nature of the upcoming title. Ground Zeroes will involve players infiltrating a prison camp in Cuba as part of a rescue mission, which will ignite events a spate of events leading to The Phantom Pain.