It comes as no shock that tons of massive names within the gaming trade need Kojima Productions underneath their banner, however so long as he’s alive, Hideo Kojima isn’t going to let that occur. He desires his studio to stay an indie studio with out affiliation or backing of anybody firm.
Throughout an episode of his Mind Construction podcast, he reiterated that Kojima Productions is an indie studio. He’s so religious to that indie way of life that the Loss of life Stranding lead gone on file that he’s rejected a number of of “ridiculously excessive” gives and gives from “world wide.”
Contemplating his previous and supreme exit of Konami, which ended up outright scrapping the subsequent entry to the extremely in style Silent Hill franchise, Silent Hills, pulling the plug on the playable teaser, P.T., which was a troublesome determination, it is smart why he’d need all of the management he can to ensure his imaginative and prescient of his video games come to life.
Kojima Productions promoting full assertion
“Let me iterate that we’re indies. We’ve no affiliations by any means and we aren’t backed by anybody.
And each day I’m approached by gives everywhere in the world to purchase our studio. A few of these gives are ridiculously excessive costs, however it’s not that I need cash. I need to make what I need to make. That’s why I create this studio.
As long as I’m alive, I don’t suppose I’ll ever settle for these gives.”