PlayStation 3 owners who pre-order Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes for will receive a free digital copy of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD, Konami community manager Su-Yina Farmer announced via the PlayStation Blog Europe.
Pre-orders must be made via the PlayStation Store in Europe, and the deal will expire March 20. We've contacted Sony and Konami to find out if the offer will be available in North America.
Ground Zeroes is the standalone prologue to Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain. The Phantom Pain sees the return of Solid Snake; Ground Zeroes, meanwhile, will follow Big Boss and takes place after the events of Peace Walker, which launched in 2010. According to Farmer, the offer is Konami's effort to "give everyone the opportunity to discover the story of Big Boss and the events leading to Ground Zeroes."
Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes is set to launch March 18 on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One at a reduced price of $29.99. The Xbox versions will include exclusive content featuring Raiden, while the PlayStation editions will receive exclusive "Classic Snake" content.