Konami is giving the Metal Gear Solid franchise — the stealth-action sequence it hasn’t touched in a significant means since 2018’s Metal Gear Survive — a recent replace. The firm is growing a remastered model of Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater for PlayStation 5, Windows PC, and Xbox Series X. The new model is named Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater — styled as Metal Gear Solid Δ: Snake Eater.

The remake of Metal Gear Solid 3 will characteristic (*3*) Konami mentioned in a information launch.

“We are working hard for Metal Gear Solid Δ: Snake Eater to be a faithful recreation of the original story and game design,” the event workforce mentioned, “while evolving the gameplay with stunning visuals and a seamless user experience.”

Here’s an early have a look at Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake Eater:

Konami may also launch a group of the primary three Metal Gear Solid video games later this summer season. Metal Gear Solid: Master Collection Vol. 1 will embrace the next video games:

  • Metal Gear Solid
  • Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (HD Collection model)
  • Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (HD Collection model)

Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater was initially launched for PlayStation 2 in 2004. The prequel to the unique Metal Gear is about within the Sixties, and places gamers accountable for Naked Snake (aka Big Boss, the antagonist of the very first game within the franchise) on a mission set largely in Soviet Russia. Metal Gear Solid 3 launched a camouflage-based layer to the franchise’s stealth-based gameplay, together with close-quarters fight mechanics.

Hideo Kojima’s follow-up to the groundbreaking and divisive Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty was met with near-universal acclaim when it was first launched. The game’s memorable story, in-depth boss fights, and closely memed ladder-climbing sequence helped make Metal Gear Solid 3 one of the beloved entries within the franchise — to say nothing of its earwormy “Snake Eater” theme music.

Konami’s determination to remake Metal Gear Solid 3, as opposed to its well-liked predecessors, seems to be inline with the methods it’s approaching one other franchise: Silent Hill. The writer has enlisted developer Bloober Team to remake the second game within the Silent Hill sequence for contemporary platforms, skipping the primary game within the sequence in favor of its extra well-liked sequel.