Metal Gear Solid

Global Total as of 28th Oct 2017 (units): 6.03m
Platform: PlayStationAlso on: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, Game Boy, Microsoft Windows
Developer: Konami Digital Entertainment Genre: Action

Total Units

North America: 3.18m 52.7%
+ Europe: 1.83m 30.4%
+ Japan: 0.78m 13.0%
+ Rest of the World: 0.24m 3.9%
= Global 6.03m

Release History

Metal Gear Solid Konami Digital EntertainmentJapan03rd September 1998Retail
Metal Gear Solid Konami Digital EntertainmentNorth America21st October 1998Retail
Metal Gear Solid Konami Digital EntertainmentEurope26th February 1999Retail
Metal Gear Solid: Integral Konami Digital EntertainmentJapan24th June 1999Retail
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions Konami Digital EntertainmentNorth America30th September 1999Retail
Metal Gear Solid: Special Missions Konami Digital EntertainmentEurope29th October 1999Retail

Game Overview

Metal Gear Solid is a stealth action game developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan for the original PlayStation. It is the third entry in the Metal Gear series, but the first 3D entry. It was directed by Hideo Kojima.

It was released on the Playstation September 3, 1998 in Japan, October 21, 1998 in North America and November 16, 1998 in Europe. It also released on PC September 24, 2000 for North America and October 20, 2000 for Europe. Over ten years later it was released one more time on the Playstation Store March 21, 2008 for Japan, June 18, 2009 for North America and November 19, 2009 for PAL regions.

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eFKac (on 07 June 2013)
Can't add this game to my
collection...! ;-(
Kyuu (on 05 June 2013)
Still the best game of all time in my
MrT-Tar (on 03 March 2011)
bloody awesome. I think that's the best
way to describe this game
StreaK (on 20 March 2010)
I think FFVII and FFVIII were the best
games on PS1 but this is somewhere in
the top 5 with others like Tekken 3 and
Wipeout XL too.
kowhoho (on 20 February 2010)
Got this on PSP now. Looks fantastic
even now.
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