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Kojima on Wanting to Make a Movie, Manga or Anime and New Projects

Milosz Szubert, 27 January 2020, 15:17

In an interview for Famitsu, Hideo Kojima once again stressed that he would like to deal with some other projects besides games - manga, anime or maybe movies. Moreover, he confirmed that his studio is planning to work on several titles, including a big one.

Death Stranding Players Get Caustic by Blocking Paths With Vehicles

Christian Pieniazek, 03 December 2019, 20:49

That was to be expected - let the players leave their equipment to others, and they will find a way to use this mechanics against the original idea and make life miserable for the others. Blocked passages to important locations are permanent part of landscape in Death Stranding, but the creators are already working on a patch to deal with the problem.

Weather in Death Stranding Presented by Polish Weatherman

Agnes Adamus, 02 December 2019, 23:54

PlayStation Poland has just published new material promoting Death Stranding. In it, we see Tomasz Zubilewicz, a recognizable Polish weather presenter, announcing what weather conditions can be expected in the world created by Hideo Kojima.

Important Co-worker of Hideo Kojima has Left Kojima Productions

Adrian Werner, 28 November 2019, 13:30

Kenichiro Imaizumi, a producer who was involved in the production of both Death Stranding and almost all of the Metal Gear Solid series games, left Kojima Productions.

Death Stranding's Nominations for The Game Awards Spark Controversy

Milosz Szubert, 21 November 2019, 13:51

Geoff Keighley has been accused of being biased in awarding nominations for The Game Awards 2019. This is because Death Stranding, in which the creator and host of the event appears as a guest, has the chance to win nine statuettes.

CoD: Modern Warfare Invincible; Even Kojima Couldn't Cut it

Konrad Serafinski, 17 November 2019, 19:55

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare still reigns on sales lists. According to the latest EMEAA ranking, even the recently launched Death Stranding failed to dethrone the leader.

Kojima Suggests Americans Did Not Understand Death Stranding

Bart Swiatek, 12 November 2019, 20:55

Hideo Kojima, the creator of the Metal Gear Solid series and the recently released Death Stranding, said that the latter title may be difficult to understand for some types of audience. In his opinion, Americans belong to this category.

Kojima Beats Two Guinness World Records

Konrad Serafinski, 11 November 2019, 22:26

Hideo Kojima has the highest number of followers on Twitter and Instagram among game directors. Thus, he beats two Guinness World Records at the same time, of which he boasted, of course, through social media.

Death Stranding Will Launch Simultaneously on Steam and EGS

Konrad Serafinski, 09 November 2019, 22:21

Death Stranding will be released simultaneously on Steam and Epic Games Store. Such information can be read in the official announcement of the publisher. The game will be coming to PC next summer.

Death Stranding Was Made by Former Konami and Guerrilla Games Employees

Milosz Szubert, 08 November 2019, 21:12

VGC has analyzed the Death Stranding credits. It turns out that more than half of the 120-person team working on in Kojima Productions was previously employed in Konami. A lot of Guerrilla Games members were also on the payroll.

Death Stranding Launches

Adrian Werner, 08 November 2019, 11:16

Death Stranding by Hideo Kojima launches today on PlayStation 4. Additionally, some interesting calculations of the size of the virtual world available in this title have appeared around the web.

Comparison of Death Stranding's Trailers With In-game Cut-scenes

Paul Wozniak, 07 November 2019, 23:19

GameSpot has prepared a video comparing the trailers of Death Stranding with fragments of the final version of the game. Some minor changes have been made to the visuals, but the whole thing looks quite similar to what the creators have been showing in previous years.

Kojima - Death Stranding's Plot is a Reaction to Brexit and Trump

Adrian Werner, 04 November 2019, 16:04

In an interview for BBC Radio 1 Hideo Kojima explained that Death Stranding's plot was inspired by contemporary human egoism and the desire to isolate oneself from the rest of the world, as evidenced by the actions of Donald Trump and Brexit.

First Reviews: Death Stranding - Critics are Divided

Adrian Werner, 01 November 2019, 10:47

The first reviews of Death Stranding appeared, and it seems like the latest work by Hideo Kojima has divided the critics. Most reviews are positive, but there are also many bad ratings.

Death Stranding's Launch Trailer Lasts 8 Minutes

Bebop, 30 October 2019, 22:03

The release of Hideo Kojima's latest work, Death Stranding, is approaching. The game will debut on PlayStation 4 in November, and on this occasion a new, almost 8-minute long trailer has been released.

Death Stranding Coming to PC; Approximate Release Date Revealed

Adrian Werner, 28 October 2019, 13:18

Hideo Kojima confirmed that his latest game, Death Stranding, will be released on PC. The PC edition will be released next summer.

Director of Mad Max: Road Fury Acknowledges Death Stranding

Agnes Adamus, 25 October 2019, 21:51

The director of Mad Max: Fury Road, George Miller, is delighted with Death Stranding. The filmmaker appreciated the abilities of Hideo Kojima, comparing him to the great masters of the silver screen.

Conan O'Brien in Otter Costume in New Death Stranding Trailer

Paul Wozniak, 24 October 2019, 23:22

A video presenting another character in Death Stranding has apeared on the web. The Wandering MC is played by the famous American comedian Conan O'Brien. If we manage to make friends with him in the game, he will give us an otter costume that will allow us to safely swim in rivers.

New Japanese Trailer of Death Stranding is Set During World War I

Milosz Szubert, 18 October 2019, 13:31

The new Death Stranding trailer has appeared on YouTube on the official Japanese channel of PlayStation. The title will debut on November 8 only on PlayStation 4.

Death Stranding's HDD Space Requirements Revealed

Christian Pieniazek, 14 October 2019, 11:50

We found out how much disk space Death Stranding will require. Compared to other big open-world games Hideo Kojima's latest work takes up quite a standard (which doesn't mean it's small) amount of space.

Death Stranding According to ESRB: Violence, Nudity and Shooting Babies

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 October 2019, 22:28

The ESRB has given an age rating to Death Stranding. The description reveals that we can expect a lot of violence, naked buttocks of the protagonist and (accidentally) shot babies.

Death Stranding - Kojima on Our Impact on NPCs and Theme of Connecting

Milosz Szubert, 07 October 2019, 13:24

During his visit to Moscow, Hideo Kojima told a bit more about his latest work, Death Stranding. He said a few words about the players' objective in the game, the multiplayer mode and how our actions will affect NPCs.

The Drop - Death Stranding on a New Trailer

Paul Wozniak, 03 October 2019, 23:26

Another short video was released, heralding the upcoming launch of Death Stranding. One more thing you can find floating around the web is the official song that you will hear during the final credits.

Death Stranding - BB's Crying Will Come From Your Gamepad

Adrian Werner, 30 September 2019, 13:57

Hideo Kojima announced that in Death Stranding players will hear the voice of BT, the child worn by the protagonist of the game, from a loudspeaker in their gamepads.

Kojima Finishes His Work - Death Stranding Goes Gold

Bebop, 26 September 2019, 13:07

Kojima Productions studio has officially announced the completion of Death Stranding. The game will debut on PlayStation 4 on schedule.

The Real Fun in Death Stranding Begins in Mid-game

Barth Faryna, 18 September 2019, 11:55

Hideo Kojima has announced that his latest game may not appeal to some people, at least until they have completed 50% of the content. Only then will the real fun begin.

Hideo Kojima: Death Stranding Needs Sequels to Consolidate a New Genre

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 September 2019, 22:12

GameSpot conducted an interview with Hideo Kojima about Death Stranding and the future of the so-called strand games. The creator of the Metal Gear series stated that the continuation of the upcoming title may be necessary to consolidate the new genre of video games he represents.

Death Stranding - New Gameplay Shows Main Character's Safehouse

Agnes Adamus, 15 September 2019, 19:31

Tokyo Game Show 2019 brought us another gameplay from Death Stranding. Over half an hour of material shows the safehouse of the main character and the personalization of the character. There were also some physiological needs.

Death Stranding - Hideo Kojima Shows 49 Minutes of Gameplay

Bart Swiatek, 12 September 2019, 14:15

During the Tokyo Game Show 2019, the creator of Death Stranding, well-known Japanese developer Hideo Kojima, presented a very extensive, almost 49-minute long, gameplay from the aforementioned production. The material shows many different aspects of the game - from preparation for the journey, through exploration, to combat.

Death Stranding - TGS Trailer Explains the Game's Plot

Adrian Werner, 12 September 2019, 12:11

Kojima Productions released a new trailer of Death Stranding, which introduces the story of the production. The video was released on the occasion of the TGS trade fair in Japan.

Hideo Kojima and Keanu Reeves Together - Simply Breathtaking

Konrad Serafinski, 09 September 2019, 15:04

Two icons of gaming pop culture in one place. Keanu Reeves visited Hideo Kojima in his studio. The Japanese creator boasted of the meeting on Twitter and the web has exploded with guesses about the possible cooperation between the two gentlemen.

Hideo Kojima Admits He Doesn't Quite Get Death Stranding Himself

Agnes Adamus, 08 September 2019, 21:12

Death Stranding is a production that since the announcement raises more questions than answers. As it turns out, even the creator of the title - Hideo Kojima - does not fully understand what his work actually is.

Death Stranding Adds Very Easy Difficulty to Play Just for the Plot

Milosz Szubert, 06 September 2019, 13:01

Hideo Kojima revealed on Twitter that Death Stranding will receive a very easy difficulty level. It will be designed for people who are not looking for a challenge in gameplay, but simply want to learn the story.

Death Stranding - Video Revealing Game's Plot was Leaked

Adrian Werner, 26 August 2019, 12:45

A movie introducing the plot of Death Stranding has surfaced on the web. It was recorded during a presentation organised behind closed doors at gamescom 2019.

Death Stranding - PS4 Exclusivity Sticker is Back

Milosz Szubert, 21 August 2019, 13:56

The long debate concerning Death Stranding's exclusivity on PlayStation 4 continues. This time Hideo Kojima was photographed against the background of the title's poster, which features the exclusivity mark of of the Sony console. This does not mean, however, that the PC version release has been canceled.

Death Stranding - New Gameplay Reveals Urination and More

Christian Pieniazek, 19 August 2019, 22:22

Death Stranding has been shown during this year's gamescom. During the presentation of the game, we learned that the main character will have to urinate and that the cast includes a well-known professional journalist - Geoff Keighley.

Death Stranding on PC? Game Disappears From PS4 Exclusive List

Jacob Blazewicz, 07 August 2019, 22:24

Rumors about the release of Death Stranding on PC have reappeared on the web. The evidence is the mysterious disappearance of the new Hideo Kojima game from the exclusive title list for PlayStation 4.

Death Stranding - Heartman Character Trailer

Paul Wozniak, 27 July 2019, 22:42

The trailer of Heartman from Death Stranding has just appeared on the web. Initially, the trailer was published on Comic-Con in San Diego, but only now does everyone have the opportunity to watch it online.

Hideo Kojima on Future of Video Games and Streaming Platforms

Paul Wozniak, 21 July 2019, 13:43

At this year's Comic-Con in San Diego, Hideo Kojima spoke about the future of games and streaming platforms. Box arts of Death Stranding, Kojima's upcoming project, have also been revealed.

There's a Good Chance For PC Edition of Death Stranding

Bart Swiatek, 31 May 2019, 13:12

Antonio Fucito, the Italian gaming journalist who recently revealed Death Stranding's launch date, informed in a stream that the production would soon be available on PCs. The information has not been confirmed by the developer.

Death Stranding - Price, Successful Trailer and Boss Fight

Milosz Szubert, 30 May 2019, 21:33

Death Stranding's trailer was a huge success. More than 2 million people have already seen it. Interestingly, in the Japanese version of the trailer, several interesting scenes appeared, which initially did not have the opportunity to see other people.

Death Stranding Stream is On; Release Date Leaked

Milosz Szubert, 29 May 2019, 16:35

A live broadcast has started on the official PlayStation Twitch channel, which should be crowned with a new trailer of Death Stranding, i.e. the latest project of Hideo Kojima. More than 90,000 people are watching it.

Sony: The Last of Us 2 and Ghost of Tsushima Will Come to PS4

Frozen, 22 May 2019, 15:21

More and more people on the Internet are wondering whether the long-announced The Last of Us: Part II, Ghost of Tsushima and Death Stranding have been secretly transferred to PlayStation 5. Sony has dispelled these doubts at a recent investor conference.

More Info on Death Stranding. Kojima is Making an MMO Game?

Konrad Serafinski, 28 April 2019, 22:54

Hideo Kojima appeared on the stage of Tribeca Film Festival and shared some info on Death Stranding. His enigmatic statements do not reveal many details, but it can be surmised the upcoming game will be an MMO.

Death Stranding Enters "Critical Development Phase"

Bart Swiatek, 25 March 2019, 11:17

Hideo Kojima has informed that his upcoming action adventure game Death Stranding is entering a critical development stage. The creator is spending days playing his work on its target platform - the PlayStation 4 console.

Death Stranding Slightly Delayed?

Konrad Serafinski, 07 March 2019, 09:49

In an interview for one the Japanese websites, Hideo Kojima revealed that the work on is somewhat behind the original plan. Does this mean that the game will come out only in 2020?

Metal Gear Solid V update turns Quiet into a playable character

Mathias Zulpo, 26 July 2018, 11:42

Quiet is now a playable character in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain – 3 years after the game's debut. But the update that brought her around did even more than that.

Death Stranding might come out in 2018 and feature a playable heroine

luckie, 19 September 2016, 13:43

Hideo Kojima suggested that Death Stranding might be coming in 2018. He also teased a second, female protagonist.

Kojima’s Death Stranding coming to PC after the PS4 release

Meehow, 17 June 2016, 15:29

Death Stranding, the latest project from Hideo Kojima, will come out for PC after some time of PlayStation 4 exclusivity.

E3 2016 Essential #5 (June 16) – Death Stranding, Days Gone, Syberia 3

luckie, 17 June 2016, 12:41

Today we have news on Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding, zombie survival Days Gone, Gwent: The Witcher Card Game, psychological action game Prey, Syberia 3, and more.