Metal Gear Solid games have traveled all over the world through five decades, this Metal Gear Chronology is a visual representation of this global journey. Snake has killed people in over twelve countries and four continents.
Metal Gear Solid Chronology
1964: Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
Takes place in the jungles of Tselinouarks, USSR
1970: Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops
Takes place in an unknown part of South America
1974: Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker
Takes place in Costa Rica
1984: Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain
Takes place in Afghanistan and Zaire
1995: Metal Gear
It only took, like, two years.
1999: Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake
Takes place in the fictional Zanzibarland
2002: Metal Gear: Ghost Babel
Takes place in Central Africa
2005: Metal Gear Solid
Takes place in Alaska's Fox Archipelago codenamed "Shadow Moses"
2007 - 2009: Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
Takes place in New York City and the Hudson River
2014: Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots
Somewhere in Eastern Europe
2014: Metal Gear Acid
Takes place in the fictional Moloni Republic in southern Africa.
2016 - 2018: Metal Gear Rising: Revengance
Takes place in an unnamed African country, Abkhazia, Guadalajara, Mexico, Denver, Colorado and Pakistan