Metal Gear: List of Game Series

If someone creates a list of the most popular gaming series in the world, then the metal gear series is surely going to be a part of that list without any doubt. The popularity of this series is the only reason that the developers are still releasing new games of this series.

These Metal gear series includes more than 5+ games up till now, and we will see more game in the upcoming years. The first game of the Metal gear series was introduced in 1987, and the latest game was released in 2018.

In this article, I’m going to tell you about some of the games of metal gear series. It will be a metal gear chronology order. There are some spin-offer titles of this game which mean that not all the game are a part of Metal Gear series.

Many of these games include various things that are different from the main series. Moreover, the third-party developers have played the main role in the development of these game. So only the original game of the Metal Gear series will be the part of this article.

Metal Gear

The first game of the series was available for all the gamers on the 13th of June in 1987. It was the opening game of the series that was released for only MSX2 user because at that time PC and PlayStation did not have many users, and at that time the Xbox was not even released yet.

Although now you can also experience this game on multiples platforms including PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, Commodore 64, MS-Dos, and few more. The Metal Gear is an action-adventure game that was not much popular in the beginning.

But after few more release and over time, gamers start showing their interest in the game due to which the developers keep on release the new edition.

Metal Gear 2 Solid Snake

The second game of the series was named as the Solid snake. This Metal Gear 2 was available for all the gamers on the 20th of June in 1990.

However, the developers take three years to release this game, but the wait was worth it, and many new things were introduced in the Metal Gear 2 game. Just like the first edition, Metal gear two was also published for the MSX2 users.

But if you have PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 or Wii Virtual, then you can also play this game because now its works fine on all these platforms.

Metal Gear Solid

Metal Gear Solid was the first 3D game that starts making a much greater impact on the gaming community. This game was able to attract much popularity within a short time. It was released on the 3rd of September in 1998.

The game was released for Playstation, and Windows user and the platforms were also one of the reasons that this game was able to gain much audiences. Because in 1998, PC and Playstation gaming industry got much developed.

Metal Gear Sons of Liberty

Metal Gear Sons of Liberty was available to play on the 13th of November in 2001. Although this game got some negative review because of the reason that it replace Solid Snake with new heroes, still the producers were able to sell many copies of this game.

Metal Gear Sons of Liberty was released for Playstation 2 and 3 users, but now you can enjoy this game on some other platforms also.

Metal Gear Solid 3

Metal Gear 3 was named as the Snake eater. If you ask a Metal gear fans about his favorite game of the series then most probably he will say about the Metal Gear Snake eater because of the gameplay and theme of the game.

This game was available on the 24th of November in 2004 for Playstation 2 and Playstation 3 users and is now playable for more platforms.

Metal Gear Solid Guns of the Patriots

After four years of Metal Gear 3 release, the developers introduce the new edition of the metal gear series named as the Guns of the Patriots. It was a plot-focused game with a lot of new features.

The developers brought a lot of changes in the game, and this game truly showed that chances. It was released on the 12th of June in 2008.  This is the only game that is playable for only a single platform. Only PlayStation 3 player can experience the metal gear solid 4.

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker

Metal Gear Peace Walker was another popular release of the series. The character tries to develop his own military organization in the game. Metal Gear Peace Walker has got a great story that is loved by many metal gear fans.

Though the game might be a bit hard for beginners, still it is worth playing. This game was available for all the gamers on the 29th of April 2010. It was available for multiples platforms including Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, and Xbox 360 users.

Metal Gear Solid V

The developer brought more improvement graphically in the Metal Gear V, which was also known as the Ground Zeroes. This game was released on the 18th of March in 2014.

Although the game is not much longer in comparison to the other edition of the series and if you are a good player you can completely finish this game within an hour without including side missions. This game was available for all PS3, PS4, Windows, and Xbox One users.

Metal Gear Solid The Phantom Pain

Metal Gear Phantom Pain was a part of metal gear V game. This game doesn’t have much story in it, but the gameplay has a lot to offer for the gamers. You will love to spend more and more time on this game due to the gameplay.

The graphics and theme of the game are also good. It was released in 2015 just after one year of Metal Gear V release. The game is available for multiples platforms including Playstation 4, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Xbox One and Windows.