Sony dan Kojima Productions Kerjasama Game Baru Ekslusif Untuk PS4

Salah satu tokoh terkenal dalam dunia game, Hideo Kojima (Metal Gear) secara resmi keluar dari Konami per 15 Desember 2015. Konami juga sudah mengkonfirmasi keluarnya Kojima pada beberapa Japanese video game outlets, termasuk Inside Games, 4Gamer.net, dan GAME Watch.

 Keluar dari Konami, Kojima bersama dengan teman-temannya mantan karyawan Konami langsung membuat studio pembuat game baru, Kojima Productions dan langsung mendapatkan kontrak untuk membuat game eksklusif untuk platform Playstation 4.

Hideo Kojima dalam keterangan resmi mengatakan “Aku akan mengambil tantangan baru dengan mendirikan studio independent, dan aku sudah tidak sabar menjalani jalan baru ini bersama dengan Palyastation, di mana aku terus bekerja dalam beberapa tahun terakhir ini. Aku sudah tidak sabar untuk menghadirkan, dengan Playstation, game yang akan menjadi franchise.”

Sedangkan Sony juga langsung memberikan keterangan resmi mengenai hal ini beserta video singkat yang memperlihatkan komentar dari Andrew House, President and Global CEO Sony Computer Entertainment Inc dan Hideo Kojima sendiri. terkait kerjasama ini.

 

Sony Computer Entertainment
Enters Into an Agreement with Kojima Productions

The First Software Title Created by the Newly Formed Kojima Productions will be Console Exclusive to PlayStation(R)4 System

Tokyo, December 16, 2015 – Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Kojima Productions, a newly formed studio by the acclaimed game designer Hideo Kojima, to develop its first software title as a console exclusive to the PlayStation(R)4 (PS4(TM)) computer entertainment system.

“PlayStation(R)’s history is one of game innovation and great new franchises,” said Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. “Hideo Kojima has been a huge part of that history, and we are therefore delighted that he has chosen to bring his brand new project to life in partnership with PlayStation. We look forward to working with him on an exciting new game and warmly welcome him to the PlayStation family.”

“I will be taking on a new challenge by establishing my own independent studio, and I am thrilled to be able to embark on this journey with PlayStation, who I have continued to work with all these past years,” said Hideo Kojima, Game Designer, Kojima Productions. “I cannot wait to deliver, with PlayStation, a game that will become a compelling franchise.”

SCE will continue to expand the world of PS4 to deliver entertainment experiences that are only possible on PlayStation.