Amazon has started taking pre-orders for the Metal Gear Solid Board Game by IDW Games that was announced a while back, with the product page providing some bullet points and images. In this cooperative game your goal will be to take on the role of Snake and his compagnons and stop FOXHOUND. There will also be a set of pre-order exclusive figures: the famous Hind D and M1 Tank from the PlayStation classic, plus a third figure that will be revealed later. The board game is priced at $134.99 and will release on December 15 of this year.
- For 1-4 players, ages 14+
- 60-90 minute playing time
- A cooperative, stealth action board game
- Take on the role of Solid Snake and his allies as you relive the events of the Shadow Moses incident
- Strategize with your partners and exploit you characters’ unique skills in order to bring down Fox Hound and destroy Metal Gear Rex
- AI controlled genome soldier and Boss encounters provide almost infinite replayability
- 30 highly detailed miniatures including the massive Metal Gear Rex
- Limited pre-order window
The official IDW Game website provides some further details.
- Fully co-operative, sandbox, stealth game play
- Beautifully sculpted, and highly detailed miniatures of the members of Fox Hound and Solid Snake and his allies
- 1 oversized Metal Gear Rex mini
- Over a dozen missions that retell the story of Metal Gear Solid and more than 10 all-new VR missions
- 8 unique and challenging boss encounters
- 20 Modular map times allows you to build your own scenarios