Unlike the Shooter Type, this type of controls are made more for those that prefer to use the action buttons and not mess that much with the camera, whichever their reasons. I assume this is the type that is less picked by gamers in general.

Normal mode

Button Function
L Button Camera reset button
R Button Aim
D-pad Up: Camera Down: Camera Left: Camera Right: Camera
Analog Move
Start Menu button
Select Select between normal aim and auto aim
X button Crouch button
Triangle button Action button
[ ] button Attack button (CQC)
O button Weapon/Item selection button

Aiming mode

Button Function
L Button Precision firing button
R Button Aim
D-pad Up: Camera Down: Camera Left: Camera Right: Camera
Analog Move
Start Menu button
Select Nothing
X button Crouch button
Triangle button Reload button
[ ] button Attack button (Weapon attack)
O button Nothing

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Konami
  • Platforms
    PS3, 360
  • Genre
    Action Adventure, Stealth
  • Guide Release
    17 October 2014
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
  • Guide Author
    Alex Kleinheider

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10 years after the events in Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, Big Boss makes his return, this time to defend Costa Rica from an unknown army, backed up by Kazuhira Miller and his own army, Militaires Sans Frontières. Will Big Boss be able to come to peace with himself after the atrocious events 10 years ago?

This guide covers the following:

  • All the main OPS from start to finish.
  • Detailed enemy locations in each main OPS.
  • Detailed boss battles with attack descriptions.
  • Screenshots capturing important information like blueprints, hidden enemies and the sort.
  • Recommended equipment and camo for each mission.
  • Detailed item locations in each mission.

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