Everything you need to know about Metal Gear in 12 minutes

By Shabana Arif, Monday, 24 August 2015 13:28 GMT

The Metal Gear series has one of the most convoluted story lines out there. Luckily you can get all caught up in under 15 minutes.

Eurogamer recounts the entire saga in the video above, bringing you up to speed in time for next month’s Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain.

If you’re still musing over whether to pick it up, check out our review roundup to help make up your mind.

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