Kojima Productions Newswire

Kojima Productions Newswire

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  1. This Week in Video Game Criticism: From cat collection to Metal Gear codec callsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Gamasutra

    This week, our partnership with game criticism site Critical Distance brings us picks from Kris Ligman on topics ranging from the zen patience of Metal Gear Solid 's codec calls to the feline indifference of mobile hit Neko Atsume . Skepchick's Rebecca Watson parses the data on a recently released study, which suggested that men who harass women in online games tend to be unskilled players.

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  2. Here's When the Next MGS5 Trailer DropsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | IGN

    Konami will reveal a new trailer for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain this Wednesday, August 5, at Gamescom. In a post on Twitter , Konami Europe teased the video's release, confirming it will include brand-new gameplay footage.

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  3. Japanese report says Konami is a deeply unhappy workplaceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Polygon

    ... are reassigned to menial jobs if they're considered no longer useful. Of Metal Gear Solid 5 , Nikkei says Kojima Productions is now internally named "Number 8 Production Department," and that the game's development has gone past $80 million. Konami ...

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  4. Inside Konami: public shaming, tyrannical management and punitive reassignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GamesIndustry.biz

    ... In the report, it's claimed that the computers in many departments of the company (including the former Kojima Productions, now renamed Number 8 Production Department) are not connected to the internet, in order to focus employees attentions. Email ...

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  5. Morale at Konami Low, According to New ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IGN

    An article in Japanese financial newspaper Nikkei paints a grim picture of the situation at Konami, suggesting employee morale is at an all-time low. The article itself is in Japanese and behind a pay wall, but freelance localiser Thomas James has translated the salient information into a summary that's unlikely to prove happy reading for fans of the company.

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  6. Konami Reportedly Mistreats StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ActionTrip

    Today, it's been reported that publisher Konami may be making some serious changes in the way they do business. Also, the situation with well-known game designer Kojima is worse than anticipated.

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  7. Nikkei reports on Konami's controlling corporate cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    Newsbrief: In a report from Japanese website Nikkei , a picture of the internal culture at Konami is painted that is incredibly controlled, down to the employees having randomised email addresses every few months and behaviour monitored over CCTV. There are also details regarding the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V , which is reportedly now over budget to the tune of $80 million, an increase which is said to have contributed to Kojima's fall from grace within the company.

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  8. New article on Konami paints a bleak pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    ... It's no doubt exceeded that now. Kojima's exit from the company is already confirmed, and his developer, Kojima Productions, disbanded. Apparently the culture at Konami's game division started to deteriorate in 2010, when mobile game Dragon ...

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  9. Report: Konami Is Treating Its Staff Like PrisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kotaku

    ... Here's a breakdown of the Nikkei piece's allegations. Some of it we've heard before. Some of it is new: Kojima Productions, the studio behind the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V (and long famous as a brand of its own), is now simply known as "Number 8 ...

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  10. Tearaway Unfolded companion app brings Vita-specific features to PS4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Digital Trends

    When Tearaway Unfolded was announced for the PlayStation 4, it raised some questions. How could a game built specifically for the PlayStation Vita - with extensive touchscreen and rear touchpad support - make its way to a more traditional console? How could the creative papercraft tools exist without a moveable camera? It appears that Sony and Media Molecule considered these questions, as well, as a Tearaway Unfolded companion app is releasing along with the game to help fill in the gaps.

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  11. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain: Collector's Edition (PS4/XBOX...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cheap Ass Gamer

    Awesome thank you!! I was only able to snag an Xbox One pre-order on Amazon, but now that I've got a PS4 one from best buy I'll be able to play the best version of this game, thank you thank you! so what are the chances my best buy preorder i placed today will be cancelled? i already had it preordered from gamestop but gcu discount cant be beat. just dont know if i should cancel the gamestop preorder? id rather not get charged for 2 of the same items and then deal with returns..

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  12. Free Game Lineup for PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live Members in August 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | ComingSoon.net

    Sony and Microsoft have both announced the slate of free game titles that will available to subscribing PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live Gold members for the month of August, 2015. PlayStation Plus members will be able to download Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris and Limbo for the PlayStation 4, God of War Ascension for the PlayStation 3, and CastleStorm for the PlayStation 3 and PS Vita.

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  13. Every free Xbox One and Xbox 360 game you can download in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Boy Genius

    Last month, Microsoft improved its Games with Gold program dramatically by giving Xbox One owners an additional free game to download every month. Xbox has always been a step behind PlayStation when it comes to rewarding subscribers of its pay-to-play online service, but this addition brings Games with Gold and PS Plus much closer to parity.

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  14. Play Arts Kai Ocelot from Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom PainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CollectionDX

    A passionate rival turned ally, Ocelot's appearance in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is getting a Play Arts Kai figure. He comes with a pair of pisolts, an alternate head with sunglasses, a display stand, and plenty of hands for *gesturing*.

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  15. GeForce GTX 980 Ti cards comparedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Tech Report

    Ti is arguably the best video card you can buy right now, by most standards. AMD's Radeon R9 Fury X has arrived and shown itself to be competitive but not quite dominant.

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  16. Xbox Live Gold members get MGSV: Ground Zeroes, How to Survive: SWE free in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Gaming Age

    Xbox 360 owners can pick up both of the Metro releases during the month too. Metro 2033 from August 1st - 15th and then Metro: Last Light from August 16th - 31st.

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  17. Get Caught Up With Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, Free to Xbox Live Gold MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Cinema Blend News

    ... that saw Snake having to find all the logos to the Metal Gear games produced by Hideo Kojima and the Kojima Productions crew. The goal of the quest was to erase all of the logos from within the designated location. Many gamers thought that was kind ...

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  18. Ea Sports Launches Event Marketing Tour For Fifa Soccer 11Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    You will be able to buy a teenage boy a gift nowadays that they will use and appreciate without spending half your salary to do so. It is expected for adolescent boys to desire the most advanced technology and strive to be equipped with high tech gadgets.

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  19. Xbox Live Games With Gold August 2015 Titles RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WorthPlaying

    Xbox One is Microsoft's all-in-one gaming and entertainment system that puts you at the center of all your games, TV, movies, music, sports and Skype. First, Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes , the prologue to Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain which launches in September, comes to Xbox One - followed by the open-world, tongue-in-cheek survival title How to Survive: Storm Warning Edition .

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  20. Prior to The Phantom Pain, Games with Gold dishes out Ground Zeroes on Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Examiner.com

    Games with Gold is coming off of a fantastic July, which saw Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and So Many Me given to Gold subscribers on Xbox One for free. Microsoft has been arguably delivering more AAA games than what we've been seeing from PS Plus over the past few months, and today, Microsoft revealed Xbox One and Xbox 360's Games with Gold for August.

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