Of course, while the campaign of “Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain” stands at nearly 46 hours long, doing more than just completing the main missions will be far more time-consuming. How Long to Beat details that, out of 1,100 players polled, the average length for completing the main story and some extras takes nearly 84 hours. 310 Completionists polled reported, on average, that the game could take above 165 hours to totally finish. Averaged together, out of about 2,000 respondents, the game’s average length is about 86 hours.
”Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain” has yet to be outdone in length by new “Metal Gear Solid” installments, as the series has been more or less of a standstill since 2018’s “Metal Gear Survive.” While the “Metal Gear Solid” movie does have its Snake, according to gamesradar,there have been no official announcements regarding a “Metal Gear Solid 6.” Further, series director Hideo Kojima has since moved on to other projects, including the review-bombed “Death Stranding.” In the meantime, “Metal Gear Solid” fans will have to devote their “Metal Gear” itches toward replaying past games in the series.