If we like something about Hideo Kojima, father of the saga Metal Gear Y Death Stranding, is his inclination to give an opinion on everything that surrounds him: including his own works. That is why, with the announcement of Death Stranding Director’s Cut for PS5, the Japanese creative has taken to the controls of his Twitter account to reflect on the label Director’s Cut, considering that “It shouldn’t be called that”. This version of the game will be available on the new PlayStation on September 24, both in Spain and around the world.
Hideo Kojima y el Director’s Cut from Death Stranding
“The montage of a director in a movie [o Director’s Cut, en ingls] it is an additional edition to a shortened version, who are reluctantly released because the director did not have the right to edit it or because the execution time had to be shortened “, begins by pointing out Hideo Kojima, based on the definition of Director’s Cut that the world of cinema brings us. Without going any further, we have all heard of the famous The Justice League by Zack Snyder, who added footage, new scenes and a new approach to the 2017 production.
In this sense, Kojima adds the following, alluding directly to Death Stranding Director’s Cut: “In the game, this is not what was removed from the montage, but what was produced additionally“. That’s when Kojima advocates calling this type of project something else:”More’s delight;? “, he continues.” So, in my opinion, I don’t like to call it Director’s Cut“.
In the game, it is not what was cut, but what was additionally produced that was included. Delector’s Plus? So, in my opinion, I don’t like to call “director’s cut”.— HIDEO_KOJIMA (@HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN) July 12, 2021
“This is not what was removed from the game montage”
In any case, Death Stranding Director’s Cut presents us for PS5 an improved and expanded version from the title originally published on PS4 and PC. It is expected to offer better graphics, giving players better resolution, textures, and frame rates. Also, we recently learned that it supports ultra-wide resolutions. We remind you that it will be available on September 24.
“Hideo Kojima unleashes all his creativity with one of the most original and surprising games of recent years, a peak journey to reconnect humanity that it will not leave anyone indifferent “, we wrote in our analysis from Death Stranding, a game that invites us to play Sam Porter Bridges (Norman Reedus) through a devastated open world. We also leave you here our complete guide tips and tricks.