Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’s Two Strategy Guides Revealed

The highly anticipated Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain has two strategy guides now available for pre-order, online-based retailer Amazon has confirmed.

Firstly, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’s standard paperback edition is retailing at $24.99 (£14.99) and has walkthroughs for all of the side and main missions, reveals all of the hidden collectibles and also the full list of achievements and trophies in the title.

Meanwhile, a 400-page Collector’s Edition, which is priced at $34.99 (£19.99), covers all of the material from the paperback edition, but it also includes exclusive content in the form of an art gallery, hardcover artwork and a lithograph from renowned Japanese artist Yoji Shinkawa.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’s Collector’s Edition, which was announced earlier this year, sold out on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in the UK last month, retailer GAME confirmed.

Piggyback Interactive, who produced the strategy guides for multiple instalments in the Metal Gear Solid franchise, is publishing both the standard and hardback editions of The Phantom Pain.

Earlier today, Sony announced that a Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Limited Edition PlayStation 4 is heading to Europe, Australia and New Zealand this year.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will launch on September 1 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Meanwhile, The Phantom Pain’s PC version is scheduled for release on September 15.