Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Customize Weapons – How to unlock weapon customization
❱ How to Unlock Weapon Customization
The weapon customization in Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain is locked behind some unusual hoops, but quite easy to do once you know how to go about it. First you need to have completed the story mission 13 to get access to the side-ops mission 107 called “Extract the legendary gunsmith”.
After extracting him you get access to side-ops mission 108 “Extract the legendary gunsmith again”. After completing it, you unlock the last one of these. Side-ops mission 109 called “Extract the legendary gunsmith yet again”. After that, you finally get the message “Weapons can now be customized”.
You can now go into the menu and find a weapons slot in tabs “mother base > customize”. This unlocks a ton of customizations like optics, color or muzzle.
1. Complete mission 13
2. Complete side-ops 107 “Extract the legendary gunsmith”
3. Complete side-ops 108 “Extract the legendary gunsmith again”
4. Complete side-ops 109 “Extract the legendary gunsmith yet again”
5. Customize weapons in menu “mother base > customize > weapons”
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Completed “PROLOGUE: AWAKENING” mission.
Completed “PHANTOM LIMBS” mission.
Completed “WHERE DO THE BEES SLEEP?” mission.
Completed “HELLBOUND” mission.
Completed “TRAITORS’ CARAVAN” mission.
Completed “VOICES” mission.
Completed “METALLIC ARCHAEA” mission.
Completed “SAHELANTHROPUS” mission.
Completed “CLOAKED IN SILENCE” mission.
Completed “TRUTH: THE MAN WHO SOLD THE WORLD” mission.
Completed a mission using a Combat Unit staff member.
Completed all missions.
Completed all mission tasks.
Completed all missions with an S rank.
Completed a SIDE OP.
Completed all “Mine Clearing” SIDE OPS.
Completed all SIDE OPS.
Captured an outpost or guard post.
Captured all outposts and guard posts in Northern Kabul, Afghanistan.
Captured all outposts and guard posts in the Angola-Zaire Border Region.
Completed all key Dispatch Missions.
Played an “Infiltration” FOB mission.
Made D-Dog available for deployment.
Made Quiet available for deployment.
Raised bond with D-Horse to the maximum.
Man’s Best Friend
Raised bond with D-Dog to the maximum.
Raised bond with Quiet to the maximum.
Fulton extracted an enemy soldier.
Interrogated an enemy soldier.
To The Rescue
Extracted a female prisoner.
Increased Mother Base staff to 50 or more personnel.
Increased Mother Base staff to 250 or more personnel.
Raised all Teams/Units to level 99.
Developed 50 or more development items.
Developed 100 or more development items.
Locked and Loaded
Developed 300 or more development items.
Constructed all available platforms for Mother Base.
Developed a nuclear weapon.
Disposed of a nuclear weapon.
Earned a total of 10,000,000 GMP or more.
Extracted all wild animal species.
Obtained all blueprints and key items.
Obtained all memento photos.
Obtained the codename “Hero.”