While the PC launch of Death Stranding continues to be a number of weeks away, it seems that creator Hideo Kojima has already shifted focus in direction of his subsequent challenge. On Twitter, the legendary director showcased a pair footage of his workspace. In the primary picture, a toy of a BB will be seen, simply on high of a brand new idea sketch, of what seems to be some sort of spaceship or vessel, bearing a little bit of a resemblance to the Starship Enterprise. In a follow-up tweet, a “Landing Ship” will be seen, which has the phrase “Bridges” written on it, alongside one other phrase that is tougher to discern.
Regardless of what the challenge is, Kojima has confirmed that it’s going to contain his frequent collaborator, Yoji Shinkawa. Shinkawa was the artwork director on Death Stranding, and the lead character and mecha designer for the Metal Gear franchise. Readers can see the tweets in query beneath:
Here’s my manner of designing new title w/Yoji. 1st we focus on the setting for every character, the background, the world, the colour, the traits, the roles, the photographs, concepts and key phrase going again&forth by way of E-mail. WFH & 20 minutes direct dialogue. Mostly texting by way of iPhone. pic.twitter.com/XCYpFwsQ6U
— HIDEO_KOJIMA (@HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN) June 26, 2020
Working on the idea with listening to “OASIS” by Kitaro I lately purchased. I(I used to have the vinyl) Love the illustration by Shusei Nagaoka. pic.twitter.com/hRLyZmnhe5
— HIDEO_KOJIMA (@HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN) June 27, 2020
Hideo Kojima has lengthy been acknowledged as one of the vital distinctive voices within the online game business. His work on Konami’s Metal Gear franchise has earned him many accolades, although a few of his extra uncommon ideas can show divisive. Famously, he as soon as wished to create a online game that reacted to the participant’s breath! While that concept by no means acquired off the bottom, Kojima’s works have all the time been crammed with distinctive ideas, and that can doubtless all the time stay the case. Whether the creator’s subsequent challenge will probably be a sequel to Death Stranding, or one thing else completely, followers can relaxation assured that it’s going to retain the weather that make Hideo Kojima’s tasks so distinctive.
Death Stranding is presently accessible on PlayStation 4. The PC model of the sport will launch on July 14th. You can take a look at all of our earlier protection of the sport proper right here.
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