Dark Horse To Publish The Art Of Metal Gear Solid I-IV In English For The First Time

by Hannah Means Shannon

Dark Horse and Konami are going to be publishing a new collection, translated into English for the first time, and consisting of two books in a slipcase edition: The Art of Metal Gear Solid I–IV.

The Art of Metal Gear Solid I–IV contains two volumes of concept 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 collections chronicles characters, vehicles, and weapons in Hideo Kojima’s celebrated Metal Gear universe, translated to English for the first time ever while leaving the original Japanese handwriting intact.

The Art of Metal Gear Solid I–IV totals 800 pages, retails for $79.99, and is a companion to Dark Horse’s The Art of Metal Gear Solid V.

The Art of Metal Gear Solid I–IV goes on sale on May 8, 2018, and is available for preorder on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and at your local comic shop.