Hideo Kojima Shares Interesting Thoughts About Tom Cruise’s Top Gun and its Game Development

Published 12/18/2021, 11:08 AM EST


Legendary video game creator, Hideo Kojima is well known for his peerless contribution to the industry. The 58-year-old creator has already stated that he is a massive fan of movies and draws inspiration from them. In his nearly 4 years with the industry, the remarkable developer has birthed groundbreaking franchises that redefined various genres.

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Franchises like Silent Hill, Metal Gear, and the legendary Death Stranding title of the modern era have also acquired a special place. This latest project saw the creator teaming up with iconic mainstream Hollywood actors in Mads Mikkelsen and Norman Reedus.

In his recent tweet, Kojima once again broke the internet, sharing his thoughts related to Tom Cruise’s Top Gun.

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Kojima said that the year he stepped foot into the world of gaming, he got to learn about a possible Top Gun Nes title that was being worked on. Top Gun is one of the most iconic movie franchises from the long-forgotten era that has revolutionized the action genre.

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Given the fact that Kojima’s last outing with Death Stranding contained top-tier talent of the industry, it is safe to assume that his affair with the industry isn’t done. The aforementioned tweet features a cherished memory of one of the industry greats.

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Video Source: PlayStation

Is Hideo Kojima gearing up for another title featuring more Hollywood stars?

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Some weeks back, the creator shared a tweet that featured a song from Taylor Swift’s latest album. Fans began to speculate that the duo might be secretly working together for a future project, but the rumors quickly died down. Now the latest tweet regarding Hollywood’s biggest superstar, Tom Cruise, has fueled the speculations once more.

This could essentially mean that Kojima is either targeting a team up with Tom Cruise or it’s that the next major title will draw inspiration from Top Gun. It is really hard to speculate what the creator is planning to do next, as he really plays everything close to his chest.

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Ayank Chourasia

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Ayank Chourasia is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. He has been writing since 2016 across various fields, having done his BBA from T.I.

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