Dying Stranding studio Kojima Productions has introduced a brand-new division because it appears to be like past video video games. No new tasks have been introduced, however the firm says the Los Angeles-based workplace “will focus on securing opportunities in the film and television space.”
Dying Stranding initially launched in 2019 as the primary title from famend Steel Gear director Hideo Kojima following his much-publicized departure from Konami. (It has since been re-released on each the PC and PS5.) Whereas he’s greatest recognized for his work in video games, it’s additionally no secret that Kojima is a big film fan, one thing that always bleeds into his gaming work. Dying Stranding featured the likes of Norman Reedus and Léa Seydoux, and Kojima beforehand partnered with Guillermo del Toro on a canceled Silent Hill recreation.
Given this historical past, a movie and TV division makes numerous sense. “Our new division will take the studio into even more areas that present our creative narratives beyond video games and to open up ways for our fans to communicate and immerse themselves in these spaces,” Kojima Productions enterprise improvement supervisor Yoshiko Fukuda stated in an announcement.
In the meantime, it’s unclear what the studio’s first post-Dying Stranding mission might be — although you possibly can all the time take a look at these Kojima-designed sun shades subsequent 12 months.