Metal Gear Survive release date announced for early next year on all platforms

Posted October 25, 2017 by Richard Lee Breslin in DLC, Gaming News, PC, Pre Order, PS4, Release Date, Xbox One

Konami has announced the release date for the co-op zombie survival game, based in the world of The Phantom Pain with Metal Gear Survive; they have also revealed the games accompanying pre-order bonuses.

Metal Gear Survive will release for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on February 22nd 2018 with an RRP of £34.99/€39.99 across all platforms.  For those that pre-order the game will receive the Survival Bonus Pack, which includes bonus weapons, emotes and cosmetics.

The Survival Bonus Pack includes:

  • 4 Gold-plated weapons: Bat, Sledgehammer, Survival Machete and Survival Spear
  • 4 Metallic survival scarves: Green, Blue, Pink and Silver
  • 2 Gestures: “Thumbs Up” and “Happy”
  • Mother Base Nameplate
  • “BOXMAN [THE ORANGE]” accessory
  • “Kabuki” face paint

Regardless of whether Metal Gear Survive will be a success of not, especially after the bad rep that Konami has been getting over the last couple of years remains to be seen.  However, I have seen some positive words from via previews from some media outlets, so the game might have some hope yet.  Though I would say that with games of this ilk, the success will all depend on the quality of the game of course, but whether it can build a decent sized player base at launch and keep those players coming back with their friends to play some good old co-op will be the true test.

Metal Gear Survive will release for PC, PS4 and Xbox One on February 22nd 2018.


Richard Lee Breslin
Richard Lee Breslin

Gamimg has been my life for 30+ years and will always be my passion. I have a BDes Hons Games Development and Digital Media, and I hope to one day turn my passion for gaming and writing into a living. My favourite gaming series are Resi Evil, Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, Assassin's Creed, Uncharted and The Last of Us. I collect gaming merchandise, comics and movies. I love football (namely Aston Villa) and WWE. I can also often be found wondering the outskirts of Raccoon City. Follow me on Twitter @Solidus5nake

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