Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's New Video is From a Current Gen Console; Old Gen "Looks Good"

The new gameplay videos of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (in English and Japanese) are out in the wild, and Producer Ken-Ichiro Imaizumi is doing his best to answer questions from the fans.

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FallenAngel1984864d ago

I'm sure the last gen version will look great, after all I'm getting the PS3 version

WitWolfy863d ago (Edited 863d ago )

The 360 and PS3 versions of GZ look PHENOMENAL when compared to their next gen counterparts. I have no doubt in my mind that TTP will be any different.

Loktai863d ago

Yeah I Mean.... theres a difference but ground zeroes looks fine on PS3. Ill be playing on PS4 but Im sure the experience will be similar enough.

d0x360863d ago

It does look good for old hardware no doubt. I was going to get it on ps4 but I'm going PC. I had a chance to try GZ on PC the other day and the difference is pretty big especially at 4k 60fps

Loktai859d ago

now THAT Im sure is a leap. I think it looks great on PS4 but I dont have a 4k display to take advantage. Im moving my theater room and will eventually upgrade TVs and maybe put a gaming PC in there... build a quiet place to store it so I dont need to go low-end to hear myself think and Ill be in 4k bliss also.

solidsnake222863d ago

Anybody know where the English version of the new demo is?

Meltic863d ago

why did they even bother with the old gens. This was the last MGS.... would have been cool to only have next gen MGS

Sm00thop863d ago

Some game engines just scale really well over different hardware, plus there is still a massive audience on last gen that can't afford to upgrade right now and I'm happy that everyone gets to at least play the game. It will obviously be better on current gen so no one is getting shafted.

IIFloodyII863d ago

Probably because it started development 5+ years ago.
I'm just guessing here now, but Japan probably played a big part in the decision too, with current gen consoles not really taking off there.

WitWolfy863d ago

You DO know you're talking about Konami here, right?

Fez863d ago

I'm a bit disappointed it is cross platform as well. MGS games have always pushed the graphical boundaries on release and even though V looks great, I wouldn't say it's any sort of graphical benchmark or standard on consoles.

Bit of a shame Konami is trying to maximize profits rather than potential.

d0x360863d ago

The only disappointing aspect of this games visuals is the simple geometry which is due to previous gen consoles. You can see it everywhere but especially the rocks which are àlways pointy. People rarely consider complex geometry when speaking of visuals but its incredibly important

PhucSeeker862d ago

I'll take 60fps over eye-candy any day of the week. But what's that? MGS5 will be released on PC? You know what, drop last-gen ver.

twiggytree12863d ago

Kojima wants his games to be enjoyed on as many platforms as possible, nothing wrong with that.

Germany7862d ago

The PS3 version will sell a lot, that's for sure.

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ginsunuva863d ago

So that's why it runs @60fps

IIFloodyII863d ago

Also the Fox engine being amazing. Shame it'll probably only now get used for PES.

WitWolfy863d ago (Edited 863d ago )

I was under the impression that the FOX engine is property of Kojima, not Konami.

IIFloodyII863d ago (Edited 863d ago )

It's Konami's, everything Kojima Productions has made, is Konami's.

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