An worker from Virtuos, the studio rumoured to be remaking Metal Gear Solid 3, has confirmed that the developer is working on an unannounced AAA action-adventure recreation remake.
As noticed by Twitter person Faizan Shaikh (and reported by VGC), Virtuos lead programmer Zhiyang Li references the AAA remake in his LinkedIn profile – stating to have been working on the mission since 2018.
So Virtuos Studios Working on Remake According to this LinkedIn Profile, Probably Metal Gear Solid 3… Previously It’s been reported by @AndyPlaytonic.
– AAA Action Adventure Remake
– Looks like Ground up Remake
– 4k For Certain Platform@bogorad222 pic.twitter.com/HpAUk0PgkT
— Faizan Shaikh (@FaizShaikh7681) (*3*)
As per the outline of Li’s position on the studio, plainly the remake will embrace “4K help on sure platforms” in addition to “AAA high quality artwork manufacturing” and “set piece destruction”. While it is not but clear the sport that Li is referring to, experiences surfaced earlier this month suggesting that Konami is planning remasters of the original Metal Gear Solid video games for brand spanking new consoles, in addition to a potential full remake of Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater rumoured to be within the works from Virtuos.
As for Virtuos itself, the studio isn’t any stranger to working on AAA video games. Previously, the developer labored on the Nintendo Switch port of Dark Souls Remastered and has moreover contributed to a variety of different excessive profile titles together with Uncharted 4, Call of Duty Black Ops 4, Horizon: Zero Dawn, The Outer Worlds, and Shadow of the Tomb Raider.
While Konami is but to announce official information of a Metal Gear remake (outsourced or in any other case), final month the studio did revisit certainly one of its beloved IPs with the discharge of the Castlevania Advanced Collection. The bundle, which comprises Castlevania: Circle of the Moon, Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance, and Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow, was launched for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Xbox and PC. Since its launch, experiences from the identical sources that instructed the Metal Gear Solid 3 remake additionally claimed that a “reimagining” of Castlevania is being developed by internal Konami studios.
Jared Moore is a freelance author for IGN. You can observe him on Twitter.