Ghost of Tsushima’s staggering success in Japan is effectively documented at this level. Not solely did the PlayStation four unique break gross sales information for Sony, it additionally impressed the actual island of Tsushima to make Sucker Punch studio heads Nate Fox and Jason Connell permanent ambassadors. An enormous honour, and it is simply received even higher for the Seattle-based developer.
On the Famitsu Dengeki Sport Awards 2020 — which simply befell over the weekend — Ghost of Tsushima managed to scoop a powerful variety of fan-voted gongs. For starters, Daisuke Tsuji, the English voice actor and face of protagonist Jin Sakai, received Greatest Actor. Jin Sakai was additionally topped Greatest Character.
Ghost of Tsushima itself received Greatest Graphics and Greatest Motion Journey Sport. In the meantime, Sucker Punch was credited as Most Precious Creator, alongside Nintendo’s Animal Crossing group.
Since its launch in July final yr, it has been nice to see Ghost of Tsushima accomplish that effectively in Japan. The samurai epic has clearly struck a chord with many a Japanese gamer, and we won’t assist however ponder the affect of the sport’s inevitable sequel.