Konami Corp.’s Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One led pre-order sales at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division pending release of the title.
This week, the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain PS4 SKU ranked as the No. 1 best-selling pre-order software at BestBuy.com.
The Xbox One SKU ranked at No. 2 in the same period.
The title utilizes a new proprietary Fox Engine and features an open-world environment.
The final game will feature open-world gameplay, new sneaking abilities such as hiding on horse back, new dynamic CQC, and vehicle options.
The Day 1 Edition will include a map and DLC items – Adam-ska Special Handgun, Personal Ballistic Shield (Silver), Cardboard Box (Wetland), Fatigues (Blue Urban Snake Costume), and the Metal Gear Online XP Boost at $49.99 to $59.99.
The Collector’s Edition will include the Half Scale Replica of Snake’s Bionic Arm, Collectible SteelBook, Behind-the-Scenes Documentary & Trailers Blu-ray disc, Map, Exclusive Packaging, DLC Items, Three Cardboard Boxes, and Four Snake Costumes at $99.99.
It will be sold Sept. 1. The PC SKU will be sold Sept. 15.