Konami Hosting Exclusive Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Event at Gamescom 2014
Konami has announced that it would be hosting an exclusive event at Gamescom 2014 next month to “celebrate its forthcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain title.”
Series creator Hideo Kojima will be hosting the event himself, where he will reveal new details about the game and about how Konami plans to take the series from here.
Additionally Kojima will be exclusively presenting new gameplay footage of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain that will act as a testament to the “impressive capabilities of Kojima Productions’ breathtaking FOX Engine and more.”
According to Konami, the presentation will convince fans that the latest installment is the “most extensive and ambitious Metal Gear Solid ever.”
Gamescom 2014 takes in Cologne, Germany between August 13 and 17. Konami’s event will begin at 8:00 p.m. CET on the first day and last an hour. The show will be hosted online on Konami’s Twitch channel (www.twitch.tv/konami) for viewers who are unable to attend the show in person.
For those coming in person, Konami’s booth is located in hall 7.1 A030/A031.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is scheduled to release on the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. A release date has not been divulged for now. The game follows the events of the recently released prologue, Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes.