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This is a demo for MGS 5 Phantom Pain

posted by AlwaysTumbling (DOW CITY, IA) Mar 23, 2014

Member since Nov 2012

7 out of 7 gamers (100%) found this review helpful

Anyone renting this game should be aware that this is not a complete game. It's one single 45 minute-1 hour+ long mission demoing the gameplay and story of the real MGS5.

I personally feel I would have enjoyed this more having known with 100% certainty that it was only 1 mission with unlockable bonus objectives.

That being said I did enjoy myself during the mission despite having no clue who barely anyone but Big Boss was, having only played the main series (MGS1,2,3,4) before this demo.

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For Metal Gear Solid fans ONLY

posted by waxton (LEXINGTON, SC) May 19, 2014

Member since May 2014

3 out of 3 gamers (100%) found this review helpful

If you haven't played any of the other games, you will almost undoubtedly not appreciate this title. The target audience is console gamers that have been waiting six years for a new Metal Gear Solid (not counting Metal Gear Rising). The game is misunderstood by most: why would you want to play a game that only has one level? I'll tell you why:

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Because it's a Metal Gear Solid level that I have not played.

I really, REALLY enjoyed this title.

Konami accomplished their goal: to showcase the new Fox Engine and give the fans a preview of what's to come. The gameplay is loaded with variety; while the goal is, as always, to sneak in and out without being seen, Ground Zeroes offers a plethora of tactics to carry out your mission. Once the mission is complete, you are offered a variety of other missions that take place on the same map, which is the drawback of the game. However, the game redeems itself slowly. With each easter egg providing a giggle here and there, and the various side ops to keep you challenged, constantly forcing you to learn new and awesome aspects of the game, Ground Zeroes ends up being a really fun game.

The only reason it doesn't get a ten is because I kept accidentally hugging the wall, which gets annoying. Hopefully they'll work that bug out in the upcoming and MUCH more expansive part 2: The Phantom Pain.

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Biggest disapointment

posted by jeryst (FALLS CREEK, PA) Jun 29, 2014

Member since Aug 2008

I've always been a Metal Gear Solid fan, and I have been waiting six years for a new title. Unfortunately, I have never been so disappointed. I know its only a single mission teaser for a coming game, but I still did not like it at all. Where are all the gadgets, like the chamo suit that blends in with your surroundings? The weapons are pitiful, the silencers break, you cant shoot out most of the lights, the AI is blatantly stupid. If this is what the coming game is going to be like, I wont miss it at all. Too bad, so sad.

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