Sony announce 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 4 (PS4).
"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." said Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment.
|Hideo Kojima (小島 秀夫 Kojima Hideo)|
"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. I cannot wait to deliver, with PlayStation, a game that will become a compelling franchise." said Hideo Kojima, Game Designer, Kojima Productions.
Hideo Kojima (小島 秀夫 Kojima Hideo) is the creator, director and writer of a number of widely praised video games, including the Metal Gear series of stealth games, and the adventure games Snatcher and Policenauts, and he also directed or produced games in other series, including Zone of the Enders, Boktai and Castlevania: Lords of Shadow.