To take advantage of the spotlight on the launch of Metal Gear Solid: Master Collection Vol. 1Konami has released a new trailer Metal Gear Solid Δ: Snake Eaterthe expected remake of the third installment. The Japanese company also revealed that the game It is being developed in Unreal Engine 5the most recent version of the Epic Games graphics engine.
Of course, the graphic section of Metal Gear Solid Δ: Snake Eater He sticks out his chest during the advance. It is evident that the franchise has never boasted this visual level before. And what better way to do it than with the title that, in the opinion of many players, is the best in the entire saga.
Beyond the visual display, which relies mainly on the quality of the modeling, lighting and textures, Konami has also dedicated efforts to Completely renew character animations. Both those of Big Boss and those of his enemies are now at the height of a project of the current era.
“Both a new generation of players and loyal fans can experience the origin story of the famous Big Boss, and witness how his legend was forged in the crucible of Operation Snake Eater,” Konami mentioned.
Another important point that we already know—and that most of us intuited since the official announcement of the game—is that Kojima Productions is not involved in no way in the development of Metal Gear Solid Δ: Snake Eater. While the original title was conceived by the team led by Hideo Kojima, its complete separation from Konami closed the door to a future partnership.
“(Kojima Productions) are not involved. However, the development team will work hard to create this remake and also the ports (of Metal Gear Solid: Master Collection) so that more players can enjoy them on multiple platforms.”
Konami a IGN.
This situation has put the final result of the remake in doubt, since it does not have the participation of its master minds. To the above we must add that Metal Gear Solid: Master Collection Vol. 1 did not meet expectations. It is a simple collection of ports without visual improvements that is still being criticized – especially for its value for money.
However, Konami warns that its vision with Metal Gear Solid Δ: Snake Eater it’s totally different. Practically, They are remaking the game from scratch with a latest generation graphics engine. It is for this reason that it will only be available on the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and PC.
There are still more details to know about the remake. In fact, we still don’t know when it will be released, although we will probably be able to enjoy it at some point in the future. 2024.