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Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Xbox One)

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Xbox One)
alaScore 92

23 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Xbox One). The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.6/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Xbox One) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Stuart Andrews (

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes


Is two hours of tactical espionage enough?

Open-world approach makes stealth feel fresh again ; Stunning next-gen graphics ; Fun Side-Ops missions

Too short or too expensive ; Just the one area to explore ; Feels like a prologue or a demo

Unfortunately it’s also incredibly short, and neither the replay value nor the excellent side-ops missions will convince you that you’re playing a full-sized game. At £12 to £15 we’d be falling over ourselves to recommend it, but as it is we have to...

Mar, 2014

Expert review by : Ian (

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Review


There's been uproar over the content of the absurdly named Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes ever since people found out it could be completed in just o [...]

"Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes" is the best playing Metal Gear game to date. Sure, it’s light on content, but for the price it’s actually rather good value assuming you don’t mind playing a number of scenarios within the same confines. It looks...

Mar, 2014

Expert review by : WoLf (

Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes


Games Xtreme takes a few hours out with Snake and finds MGS V: Ground Zeroes to be a superb prequel setup for Phantom Pain.

MGS V: Ground Zeroes might not be the longest game ever, but it's certainly got a huge replay value and experimenting with tactics and options has never been so much fun, thanks to slick controls and responsive AI.

Mar, 2014

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Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes Review


Fission Mailed?

Looks superb ; Feels and plays like a proper MGS game

Might not be enough content there for some

Expert review by : Jeffrey L. Wilson (

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Xbox One)


Ground Zeroes, the prologue to the upcoming Metal Gear Solid: The Phantom Pain, showcases thrilling gameplay and Kojima Production's beautiful Fox Engine, but the game's brevity may leave many Gearheads feeling a bit flat.

Incredible graphics. Revamped, hard-hitting CQC fighting technique. Varied Side-Ops missions

Extremely short core story. One map. Anticlimactic conclusion

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, Kojima Productions' latest entry into the long-running stealth-action series, isn't the sprawling, heavy-handed, conspiracy-laden narrative about shadow organizations battling for world supremacy that you've come to...

Mar, 2014

Expert review by : Steve Farrelly (

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Review


The buzz you may have heard is, this is a relatively short campaign that can pretty much be knocked over in roughly two hours, and this is correct. However, what Ground Zeroes does is offer a compelling package of bite-sized replayability baselined...

Typically, the opening in-game cut-scene oozes with Kojima's directing style and teases more to come; The sandbox play-space offers many different ways to approach mission objectives and challenges; At night and in the rain, Fox Engine shines; Plenty...

Typical MGS storyline and characters might heavily confuse newcomers; Fox Engine shines less during daylight missions; The confined play-space might not be enough for some to fork out the game's cost

Apr, 2014

Expert review by : Ludwig Kietzmann (

Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes review: Naked snack


It's a pleasure being lost in the universe of Metal Gear. With every game, and with every return of director Hideo Kojima, the fascinating stealth series redraws the boundaries of its dense military fiction, pushing them back to include more and more...

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes acts as a prologue to Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and takes place one year after the events of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker. Assuming control of the legendary Snake (a.k.a. Big Boss), players are charged...

Mar, 2014

Consumer review (

dont buy


probably the worst mgs in the series its so boring to play no proper follow through on the storyline brought it played for afew hours and got bored of playing it should been a demo or at least a free download

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (

MGS 5 ground zero


I could get over this purchase, this should have a complete free download like all it really is, is a demo. It is a waste. One map and a couple of ways of completing it. Boring. Don't get wait for the phantom ep as this I would hope is some what better.

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (

Should be free download


This is not worth paying for it should be a free download in my opinion. This is only a taster of the up and coming metal gear. It does have other side missions but they are all on the same map/area. I can see that when metal gear is released later...

Mar, 2014