Metal Gear Solid fans have something to get excited for and it’s not the next video game. No, early next year Dark Horse and Konami are releasing The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV for the first time in English! They’re giving it the slipcase treatment so you know it’ll be high quality and well worth a place on your book shelf.
In fact you can preorder it today, just click the link below:
See Dark Horse’s full press release below for more details:
MILWAUKIE, Ore., (September 20, 2017)–Dark Horse and Konami proudly present a collection twenty years in the making, translated into English for the first time: The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV!
The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV contains two historic volumes of concept and key art from Yoji Shinkawa, art director and illustrator behind Metal Gear Solid, MGS2: Sons of Liberty, MGS3: Snake Eater, MGS4: Guns of the Patriots, and MGS: Peace Walker. This definitive chronicle of characters, vehicles, and weapons is the ultimate companion to the tactical espionage and future warfare of Hideo Kojima’s celebrated Metal Gear universe, translated to English for the first time ever while leaving the original Japanese handwriting intact. Japanese publisher, Shinkigensha, is the original publisher of The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV.
The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV is a two-book set packaged in a gorgeous collectible slipcase. The collection includes The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV and Peace Walker Gallery Works and Studio Works. Totaling 800 pages, The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV retails for $79.99, and is the perfect companion to Dark Horse’s The Art of Metal Gear Solid V.
The Art of Metal Gear Solid I-IV goes on sale May 8, 2018, and is available for preorder on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and at your local comic shop.