How Hideo Kojima Made Players Struggle to Invest Them in Death Stranding

Death Stranding (Courtesy of Sony Interactive Entertainment / Kojima Prod.)

Death Stranding is the brainchild of acclaimed video game director Hideo Kojima, and was his debut title after a very public split from Japanese publisher Konami, in 2015. In development for four years, the title was shrouded in mystery prior to its release. Once released, Death Stranding became one of the most divisive games of 2019, among critics and players alike…