The cries for a hero bring the dawn of a new era. World wide anticipation becomes reality! The legendary "missing link" in the Metal Gear Saga! The delusion of armed peace shatters, spurring Outer Heaven to action! One man's stand for peace will become the world's "deterrent power." Monstrous foes incapable of feeling pain! Solitary infiltration? Tactical coordination?
They believed they were creating a paradise.
A new Metal Gear Solid. 1974 - The Cold War nears an end. The strategic nexus that binds North and South America. Central America's last remaining paradise. In a country without an army. The balance of power begins to crumble. When the theory of nuclear deterrence fails. A Hero who cast aside his motherland. Forms his own force. To defy an unimaginable crisis. The "Soldiers Without Borders" are born. The silence of armed peace is broken. A soldier's ideology vs. reality. A girl with a dream. An illusion that the world believed. A dream entrusted to the future. The haunting ghosts of the past. The Peace Walker Project. And then the dream ends.