Next Hideo Kojima game reportedly referred to as Overdose

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Every little factor Metal Gear and Death Stranding creator Hideo Kojima does on the web will get scrutinized. Tweets have been taken as teases, and one thing so simple as a banner picture made some people assume that Kojima Productions had been acquired by PlayStation. This time, we have now a full report about his subsequent challenge.

It comes from video games journalist Tom Henderson, who beforehand reported a couple of Marvel’s Midnight Suns revamp and the second Call of Duty: Warzone 2 map. Writing for Try Hard Guides, Henderson stories that Kojima’s subsequent challenge is a horror game referred to as Overdose. Henderson claims to have seen early footage of the game, which options actress Margaret Qualley, who performed Mama in Death Stranding.

The footage exhibits her moving down darkish hallways whereas shining a flashlight. The digital camera is ready in third-person, however Henderson says {that a} first-person view can be accessible. The footage ends with a bounce scare, which is then adopted by a game over display and a textual content stinger for the identify Overdose.

Dark hallways and horror seemingly elicit recollections of PT for a lot of people. The “playable teaser” for a would-be Silent Hills game was scrapped by Konami some years in the past. While there was speak of Sony and Konami reviving the challenge, nothing has been introduced within the years since Kojima and Konami parted methods. There’s no purpose to assume that Overdose is expounded to PT, nevertheless it received’t be shocking if Kojima Productions is utilizing among the similar concepts right here.

As with any report, we’ll have to attend for an official announcement. There has been a rumored Kojima challenge in partnership with Xbox, and the approaching Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase may very well be an awesome place to unveil no matter that’s — particularly if it’s Overdose. This isn’t the one Kojima game caught up within the rumor mill both. Norman Reedus may need let slip {that a} Death Stranding sequel is in growth.