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Hideo Kojima was born August 24th, 1963 in Setagaya, Tokyo, later moving to Kobe and growing up there. His love of Americana gave him his major two interests of writing and creating film, which are the causes of why he is so well known today. During the mid 1980's, his interests pushed him to pursue looking for a career in film making, but a chance... See full bio »
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  Metal Gear Solid (video game) (announced)
 2014 Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Video Game)
 2013 Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (Video Game) (story)
 2010 Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (Video Game) (story) / (written by)
 2008 Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Video Game) (scenario) / (story)
 2006 Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops (Video Game) (story)
 2006 Metal Gear Solid: Digital Graphic Novel (Video Game) (concept)
 2005 Metal Gear Solid 3: Subsistence (Video Game) (story) / (written by)
 2004 Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Video Game) (story) / (written by)
 2004 Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django (Video Game) (idea)
 2004 Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes (Video Game) (story) / (written by)
 2003 Dorimumikkusu Tivi: Warudo faitazu (Video Game) (character: Solid Snake)
 2003 Boktai: The Sun Is in Your Hand (Video Game) (story)
 2002 Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (Video Game) (story) / (written by)
 2001 Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (Video Game) (story) / (written by)
 2000 Metal Gear Solid (Video Game) (story)
 1999 Metal Gear Solid: Integral (Video Game) (written by)
 1998 Metal Gear Solid (Video Game) (written by)
 1994 Policenauts (Video Game) (screenplay) / (story)
 1992 Snatcher CD-ROMantic (Video Game) (creator) / (screenplay)
 1990 Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake (Video Game) (scenario)
 1990 Super Deform Snatcher (Video Game) (scenario)
 1988 Snatcher (Video Game) (scenario)
 1987 Metal Gear (Video Game)
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Provides audio commentary for the DVD of Vital (2004).

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3 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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The human body is supposed to be 70 percent water. I consider myself 70 percent film. See more »


His 5 favorite movies include Blade Runner, Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior, Heaven and Hell, Taxi Driver and 2001: A Space Oddesey. Heaven and Hell is the only film in his list that is Japanese. See more »


His games frequently feature characters that are influenced from famous Hollywood movie characters. For example, Solid Snake from Metal Gear is based on the character Snake Plisken from Escape from New York, Gillian Seed from Snatcher looks similar to Rick Deckard from Blade Runner and Jonathan Ingram and ED Brown from Policenauts look like Riggs and Murtaugh from the Lethal Weapon series. See more »

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