Kojima Productions, the game production studio founded by genius Hideo Kojima right after leaving Konami, has just opened a new headquarters in Los Angeles, California. Through this branch, Kojima Productions will officially enter the production of music, dramas and movies.
If you’ve ever played Kojima’s games, you’ll immediately understand the dynamics of the gaming icon: the games he and his production team are all about are cinematic, with artful angles and cinematic sequences. content-dense conversations.
The short film aimed at introducing the logo of Kojima Productions was posted 5 years ago, the time when Kojima left Konami.
Riley Russell, who has nearly three decades of experience working at PlayStation, will lead the scale-up project of Kojima Productions. “The new branch will be tasked with working with creative professionals in the television, music and film industries, in addition to [chúng tôi vẫn làm] in the game industry,” Mr. Russell told Game Industry news site.
“The team has been given special privileges, with the goal of expanding the reach and influence of Kojima Productions products, making them a larger part of popular culture. Although our organization is global in size, the new content development team’s hub will be located in Los Angeles, CA. We are really excited, looking forward to working with the best talent in the entertainment industry across all industries.“.
Kojima Productions’ head of business development confirmed that the new division will “taking the studio to new areas, representing creative storytelling beyond the limits of video games“, simultaneously “opens up new ways for fans to interact, immerse themselves in new spaces“.
In another development, Hideo Kojima’s super picky player Death Stranding is being discounted up to 70% on the Steam platform.