Death Stranding is about ‘developing connections at a different degree’
‘We are not looking for a recreation about dividing gamers between winners and losers’
It’s at all times a pleasure to listen to Hideo Kojima communicate about his hobby for films and video games. He’s achieved simply that with an editorial printed as of late on Glixel through which he delves into Dunkirk, The Great Escape, Metal Gear Solid, Death Stranding, and the binds that bind all of them in combination. The latter venture is nonetheless frustratingly but tantalizingly shrouded in thriller, and I am keen to wager it’s going to be even after it is launched.
Kojima did not disclose anything else new, precisely, however the article offers us an concept of what the group is striving for with Death Stranding: “a game that maintains the essence and fun unique to the medium, but also offers a completely new type of experience.” Here’s the related excerpt:
So, the place are post-Metal Gear video games headed?
The following is a translated excerpt from Kobo Abe’s brief novel The Rope.
“The rope and the stick are two of humankind’s oldest tools. The stick to keep evil at a bay, the rope to bring that which is good closer, both were the first friends conceived by humankind. The rope and stick were wherever humankind was to be found.”
Fifty-five years have handed for the reason that introduction of the early online game Spacewar!, however video video games are nonetheless basically gamers with sticks preventing every different. They can’t destroy the curse of the use of sticks to stay evil away, or defeating enemies. I wish to exchange this.
It’s time for humankind to take the rope in hand. We are able for a recreation no longer in line with festival, however at the rope that may carry excellent to the participant and make connections. We are not looking for a recreation about dividing gamers between winners and losers, however about developing connections at a different degree. My present venture, Death Stranding, goals to satisfy this purpose.
Every few weeks I test in to look what fanatics are theorizing about this recreation. They by no means forestall!
I am getting that some other folks need concrete main points — accept as true with me, I do too! — however seeking to get to the bottom of what little data we are given in trailers and articles like this is part the thrill.
Hideo Kojima on War, Video Games and ‘Death Stranding’ [Glixel]
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