With Dying Stranding 2: On the Seaside due out subsequent 12 months, and Kojima Productions set to start manufacturing on new stealth-action IP Physint across the similar time, Hideo Kojima and its studio have loads on their plate already- although that’s not all. Additionally within the works is OD, a horror sport being made in collaboration with Xbox Sport Studios, which, as revealed at The Sport Awards in December, may even see acclaimed American actor and filmmaker Jordan Peele collaborating with Kojima.
However precisely how is Peele going to be concerned within the venture? Throughout an episode of his YouTube present HideoTube, Kojima supplied some extra perception on that entrance.
“We met on my podcast, and we came upon that we had been mutual followers of one another,” Kojima stated. “Since then, we’ve seen one another a number of occasions. We talked about desirous to work collectively, and he’s going to take part in OD.”
Although Kojima stopped wanting explaining in what exact capability Peele will probably be concerned, he did verify that he received’t be taking part in a personality within the sport, however will slightly “take part creatively.”
“No, not like that,” Kojima stated when requested if Peele could be showing within the sport itself. “He’ll take part creatively. I’ll be in bother if I say any extra.”
Apparently, Peele isn’t the one big-name star to be collaborating in the same capability with Kojima on OD. Kojima says there are “different members like him” who’re additionally engaged on the sport. Although he can’t but reveal their names, he says they’re internally being known as “the Avengers”.
“We’re really calling them the Avengers, however we have now different members like him,” Kojima stated. “If I introduced the names, you’d be stunned. We’ve an inventory of the members we’re in talks with. Every part is just not set in stone although.”
He added: “After we reveal these names, my identify will probably be fully forgotten. You’ll be shocked, like, ‘what the hell?’ Every time I present this record to brokers and managers, they will hardly consider it’s true. They are saying, ‘how did you handle to assemble all these individuals who don’t take heed to anyone else?’”
Additional particulars on what to anticipate from OD are going to stay scant for a while to go, nevertheless, with Kojima confirming that he’ll be revealing new data on the horror title “steadily”. Kojima Productions has filed logos for a Social Scream System and Social Stealth although, which could counsel that the sport will characteristic multiplayer components much like Dying Stranding (which, in fact, makes use of the so-called Social Strand System).
In the course of the HideoTube episode, Kojima additionally spoke about why he determined to return to the stealth style with Physint, whereas additionally revealing new particulars on Dying Stranding 2, its setting, and a few of its new gameplay mechanics.