Konami announced that Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes will release in the Spring 2014 for PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
In addition, Director, Hideo Kojima, has confirmed the link between the game and The Phantom Pain.
Specifically, Kojima said,
“The advanced capabilities of the FOX Engine have allowed me to tell the new story in a new way. There will be a significant difference in what Metal Gear Solid : The Phantom Pain brings to the series, so we want to ease players into the new open world environment and its potential. As such,Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes has been designed to introduce key elements, allowing them to fully benefit from all that the new game will offer.”
You can view the new screenshots and box art covers below:
What did you think? Are you excited about playing?