Metal Arcade: Jason Bakker writes:
Is this all an elaborate April Fools prank? Or will David Hayter truly not be reprising his role as Snake in Metal Gear Solid V?
Recently, David Hayter announced the unthinkable- after 15+ years of voicing one of gaming's most iconic heroes, he would be replaced as the voice of Snake for Metal Gear Solid V. Ever since the announcement, I've personally felt that this may all be another elaborate ruse by Hideo Kojima - he's very well known for his pranks and red herrings, as proven by the recent The Phantom Pain/ Moby Dick Studios fiasco. I've been pondering for some time as to whether Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes (now revealed to be a part of Metal Gear Solid V) would lead into a Metal Gear remake- with both Solid Snake and Big Boss taking center stage.