The meaning of 1984 in Metal Gear Solid V

Kojima has stated the game will take place in the year 1984 and that it has "special significance", but how far does it go? Well let's look at what's already been revealed, right under our noses!

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This wouldn’t be the first time Hideo Kojima makes a Bowie reference in Metal Gear either, MGS3 had Major Zero going by the code name ‘Major Tom’, and Kojima wanted Space Oddity to be the end credits song.

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