MGSV: The Phantom Pain On Steam Gets A Huge Update Adding Metal Gear Online

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain has received a huge update on Steam today which also adds Metal Gear Online for all the users, even those who haven’t taken part in the recently held beta.

If you have taken part in the beta test for Metal Gear Online, you will have to download just 1 GB of the update data. However if you never downloaded and tried the beta, you will be required to download around 3.7 GB of data for the full Metal Gear Online.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain has a multiplayer mode called Metal Gear Online. This mode was available to all the PS4 and Xbox One users since October of last year, but it was confirmed to launch in late January 2016 for PC users. Judging from this recent update, the mode is now officially available for all the owners who have bought Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain on Steam.


Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is the last game in the series by acclaimed director Hideo Kojima. Kojima left Konami after the completion of the game to form his own studio called Kojima Productions. He is currently working on a new project for the PS4 and PC.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was released on September 1st, 2015 for the PS4, PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC.

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Khurram Imtiaz

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