The new video game for PlayStation 4 (PS4) Death Stranding, created by Japanese video game developer Hideo Kojima, author of the Metal Gear series, is now available. The game tells the story of Sam Bridges (Norman Reedus), who must travel through a ruined landscape full of threats from another world to save humanity from its imminent extinction.
The reason for all this has been about Mysterious explosions that have shaken the planet in the near future and have led to a series of supernatural events known as "Death Stranding".
by "Death Stranding" has surprised their hyperrealism. The graphic engine used (tenth) has set the boundaries for the realism of the scenes, with evocative natural landscapes and scenes that seem to be drawn from a real movie. The proposal flirts with the cinema: of the more than fifty hours of play, seven are cinematic scenes, and in them embodies a role in a major Hollywood blockbuster protagonist.
In addition to Norman Reedus, The video game has the participation of actors called Mads Mikkelsen, Léa Seydoux and Lindsay Wagner, as well as film director Guillermo del Toro, who plays Deadman.
It is therefore a video game that, according to the official site with the same in PlayStation, "defines the genre", and that is also a "completely new experience" for the PS4 console.
"In the future, we will make films. When you know how to do one thing well, you can do many things well," the Japanese creator announced. This movement, which can act as a turnaround, is linked to his vision of the future of audiovisual content on the Internet. In the coming years, video games will be played in & # 39; streaming & # 39; (…) At that time, video games, movies and series will compete for the same space – he points out. is very interested to know what form video games will take then. "
The video game can now be purchased in three versions: standard, digital deluxe and collector's edition. in digital version via the download in PlayStation Store For its part, the deluxe digital version includes the complete game, which must be downloaded via PlayStation Store, the complete avatar set, Death Stranding: Timefall, which is or the iginal music in the world of Death Stranding and pictures behind the cameras. In addition, it contains items such as golden sunglasses & # 39; Ludens Mask & # 39 ;, golden reinforced exoskeleton and golden terrain exoskeleton, golden shield (level 2), which can be obtained as the action progresses.
Edition Collector has the complete set, exclusive Steelbook, 1: 1 Bridges charging case, 1: 1 scale BB capsule statue, Luden's key ring, ten avatars for PSN, and as a downloadable content golden sunglasses & # 39 ; Luden's mask & # 39 ;, Death Stranding Case, the original music from Death Stranding & # 39; s world, images behind the cameras, golden power exoskeleton, golden shield (level 2) and golden terrain exoskeleton. It has a price of 199.95 euros.
This video game means a lot to Kojima, it is his first job after the traumatic departure from Konami, where he worked for three decades. When he started again, he had nothing, only his relationship with his millions of followers and with key people like Guillermo del Toro. Just that, the importance of the relationship and the connection to other people is what Kojima wants to convey in "Death Stranding." "Connection" is the axis that spreads the entire gaming experience.
Yesterday at an event in New York, Kojima hoped that the players "would enjoy the story" but also that they come into contact with each other and feel "that they are not alone."
With information from EFE and Europe Press