Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain might not be released until 2015/16, according to Konami financial report

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More hard to swallow news for MGS fans: according to Konami’s latest financial investor call, The Phantom Pain may not hit the shelves until FY 15/16. That’s what market analyst David Gibson reckons, anyway. Market analysts: when are they ever wrong, eh?

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain might not be released until 2015/16

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Here’s what Gibson had to say about Konami’s investor call:

We’re not usually shown anything of a triple-A project until a year or two before its release, so if Gibson’s right MGSV: TPP will be breaking the mould. Not that it hasn’t been doing that at pretty much every stage up to this point – it’s only recently become clear that Ground Zeroes and The Phantom Pain are separate games, and that GZ is a prequel to TPP.

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