Microsoft has confirmed that both the Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty HD Edition and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater HD Edition are now part of the Xbox One Backward Compatibility program. Both of these titles are now fully playable on Xbox One. Check out Larry Hyrb, The Xbox Guy’s latest tweet about the confirmation below.
— Larry Hryb (@majornelson) October 9, 2018
According to the Xbox One Games Store overview for the games, Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty HD Edition is set between the years 2007 and 2009. The game features a fantastic story in which players need to rescue the US President who is held hostage in a facility that’s overrun by terrorists. As the long-lost Solid Snake resurfaces, it’s players’ duty to defeat all the terrorists siding with snake and rescue the president.
Similarly, in Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater HD Edition, players, as Snake will embark on a journey to kill his former mentor. The game takes place in the offset of Cold War in 1964 where the Naked Snake a man who later becomes a legendary soldier known as Big Boss, helps a scientist named as Sokolov defect to the west. As his missions ends in a disappointment for him because of Snake’s mentor female mercenary defects to the Soviet powers. Now, to keep the world in balance, players as Snake are forced to question the true meanings of trust and loyalty.
Both the games have a deep story and therefore require much of your attention while you play the game. As the most amazing combinations of Action-Adventure and Stealth elements. There is a lot to discover, explore, and experience in both of these Metal Gear Solid series titles. Additionally, both of these games come with English, Spanish, and French language support.
Players can download both of the titles directly from the Xbox Games Store.