Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain takes place in 1984 in the clutch of the Soviet-Afghan war. As Snake you’ll be Traveling from Africa to Afghanistan solely for revenge against those who destroyed Mother Base in Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroe’s. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be 200 times bigger than Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroe’s and feature dynamic weather. Snake has two allies he works with during gaming. Quiet who has massive jugs and a sniper rifle and a wolfdog with a BDU.