Replace: Google has informed Games Radar that VGC’s report on cancelled Stadia initiatives, together with a title by Hideo Kojima, is “inaccurate and reported rumour as reality”. It added that it “[doesn’t] have something, nor has introduced something, with Kojima or Yu Suzuki”.
Authentic Story: Death Stranding creator Hideo Kojima said last summer that he’d just lately had a “main” challenge cancelled, and that he was “fairly p*ssed” about it “however that’s the video games business for you”. There’s likelihood that this title was scheduled to launch on Stadia, as a VGC report reveals that Google was speaking to the Metal Gear Solid man to create an “episodic horror sport” for its cloud streaming platform.
These of you who observe gaming information intently will know that the tech juggernaut shuttered all of its internal development studios just lately, however based on sources talking with the aforementioned publication, Kojima’s challenge by no means actually received off the bottom. In an interview with the BBC in 2019, the previous Konami man revealed that he wished to create a sport within the cloud, so the truth that discussions have been going down is hardly shocking.
Kojima Productions, unsurprisingly, hasn’t commented on the report – it’ll be attention-grabbing to see whether or not it companions with another cloud gaming supplier to understand its ambition, or if this challenge is on ice. VGC continues that Google backed out of a challenge with Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki as effectively, whereas it additionally cancelled a Journey to the Savage Planet sequel and a model new multiplayer motion sport from ex-Assassin’s Creed personnel.