Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Summary

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How to add your own custom music into Metal Gear Solid 5 on PC

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Metal Gear Solid 5 has a lovely selection of eighties hits to blast at full volume while you're minigunning the balls off an enemy base, but inevitably you'll want to add your own tracks - anachronistic to the game's 80s setting, but I find Pearl Jam's Do the Evolution fits the bill nicely.

So how to add custom tracks? It's pretty simple actually, as PC Gamer's Andy Kelly points out on Twitter. Just head into the game directory and find the 'CustomSoundtrack' folder.

Metal Gear Solid 5 server issues are being investigated, promises Konami

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Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain is a highly anticipated game, so it's no wonder that the game's severs have come under some severe stress since it launched yesterday.

According to several Tweets from Konami, the publisher is hard at work looking into the problem, and it's taken measure to alleviate things already.

Nvidia releases Game Ready drivers for Metal gear Solid 5 and Mad Max

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Nvidia has a new driver available for today's two big releases, Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Painand Mad Max. You can grab the GeForce Game Ready 355.82 WHQL drivers from Nvidia's website.

According to the release notes ( PDF), players can expect "Game Ready optimizations, a NVIDIA Control Panel Ambient Occlusion profile, and a SLI profile".

Metal Gear Solid 5 discs reportedly contain a Steam installer and nothing else

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Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain is released on PC today, digitally and in physical disc format. Or, as it turns out, just the former.

A Twitter user who got their physical copy of Hideo Kojima's latest action-stealth epic has posted a number of screenshots that suggest the only file on the disc is a Steam installer. We live in a very stupid era.

Hideo Kojima's final trailer for Metal Gear Solid 5 has been released

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Here's perhaps the last trailer that Hideo Kojima will ever make for the Metal Gear series, a nostalgic trip through past triumphs leading up to what we hope is another one - next week's hotly anticipated Metal Gear Solid 5.

It's not exactly spoiler-heavy, but considering that MGS5 is only a few days away you might want to give it a miss. I watched it, because I have no willpower. 

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