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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain releases on the 1st September, and this brilliant 40 minute gameplay demo could very well persuade you to part with your cash just over two months from now.

The video, which has been uploaded to YouTube by IGN, showcases just about every gameplay mechanic that the open world game has to offer. From in-depth weapon customisation and mission preparation, to combat strategies and the buddy system, it's an absolute must see for anyone with even a hint of interest in Kojima's latest.

So get comfortable, absorb the greatness, and then tell us what you think in the comments section below.