Konami announced Metal Gear Solid: Social Ops
, an upcoming smartphone game, at this morning's Metal Gear 25th
Anniversary event. GREE chief operating officer Yoshikazu Tanaka unveiled the game's first trailer, showcasing its 3D graphics in the Unity engine, before announcing a worldwide release later this year.
According to Andriasang, Social Ops
revisits stories from previous MGS games, features a card-based battle system, and has Mother Base development options reminiscent of Peace Walker
. Attendees at September's Tokyo Game Show
should find out, as a playable build is scheduled to be there. In the meantime, Famitsu
has a couple of
screenshots to check out.
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