News Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Gets Special Edition PS4
posted on 2014-02-17 15:20 EST
The official website for game developer Konami announced on Monday that Sony is releasing a special edition PlayStation 4 that will bundle with the upcoming game Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes. The "Fox Edition" system will be available for pre-order at the beginning of March, and will ship on March 20 for 46,980 yen (US$461).
In addition, Konami also posted screenshots from the game on Monday which compare the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions, as well as the Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions of the game, all of which will ship on March 18 in North America and March 20 in Europe and Japan.
The PS3 version is at a resolution of 720P (scaling internally) with 30 frames per second (FPS), while the PS4 version is at 1080P with 60 FPS. The Xbox 360 version is at 720P (scaling internally) with 30 FPS, while the Xbox One version is at 720P with 60 FPS.
Metal Gear Solid V consists of two separate games: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes provides the backstory behind the events in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.
Kiefer Sutherland will play the role of Snake in the games produced and directed by Hideo Kojima. Yoji Shinkawa will serve as character and mechanical designer, Hideki Sasaki as CG art director, Junji Tago as technical director, and Masayuki Suzuki as lighting artist.
Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes features open-world gameplay supported by Kojima Productions' new FOX Engine. Players can decide between an overt or stealthy approach to missions.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain features Snake after he wakes up from a nine-year coma. Snake has lost a lot of his abilities, and must crawl through a hospital to escape.