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Hideo Kojima

Also Known As

  • H. Kojima

Game Credits

Business

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood (2010)   (Head of Kojima Productions)
Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops (2006)   (General Manager)
 

Production

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (2014)   (Producers)
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (2013)   (Supervising Director)
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   (Produced & Directed by)
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)   (Supervisor)
Lunar Knights (2007)   (Producers)
Metal Gear Solid: Digital Graphic Novel (2006)   (Producer)
Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops (2006)   (Producers)
Mega Man Battle Network 6: Cybeast Gregar (2005)   (Co-Production)
Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django (2004)   (Producer)
Metal Gear Ac!d (2004)   (Executive Producer)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004)   (Producer)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Premium Package) (2004)   (Directed by)
Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes (2004)   (Producers)
Boktai: The Sun is in Your Hand (2003)   (Producer)
Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner (2003)   (Producer)
beatmania 6th Mix + Core Remix (2002)   (Producers)
beatmania IIDX 6th style: new songs collection (2002)   (Producers)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (2002)   (Produced and Directed by)
beatmania IIDX 4th style: new songs collection (2001)   (Producers)
beatmania IIDX 5th style: new songs collection (2001)   (Producers)
beatmania: The Sound of Tokyo! (2001)   (Executive Producer)
Zone of the Enders (2001)   (Producer)
beatmania Append 5th Mix: Time to get Down (2000)   (Producer)
beatmania Append Club Mix (2000)   (Producer)
beatmania Append Gottamix 2: Going Global (2000)   (Producer)
beatmania Best Hits (2000)   (Producer)
beatmania featuring Dreams Come True (2000)   (Producer)
beatmania GB: GatchaMix 2 (2000)   (Producer)
beatmania IIDX 3rd style (2000)   (Producers)
Metal Gear Solid (2000)   (Producers)
beatmania Append 4th Mix: The Beat Goes On (1999)   (Producers)
beatmania Append Gottamix (1999)   (Producers)
beatmania GB2: GatchaMix (1999)   (Producer)
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions (1999)   (Producers)
beatmania Append 3rd Mix (1998)   (Producer)
Guitar Freaks (1998)   (Producers)
Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Producers)
beatmania (1998)   (Producer)
 

Design

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (2014)   (Planning / Design)
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   (Creative Director)
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)   (Planning)
Super Smash Bros.: Brawl (2008)   (Special Collaboration)
Lunar Knights (2007)   (Original Concept)
Metal Gear Solid: Digital Graphic Novel (2006)   (Original Concept/Planning)
Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops (2006)   (Original Planning)
Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django (2004)   (Original Idea)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004)   (Original Story)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Premium Package) (2004)   (Planning)
Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes (2004)   (Game Design)
Boktai: The Sun is in Your Hand (2003)   (Game Design)
Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner (2003)   (Planning)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (2002)   (Game Design)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001)   (Produced and Directed by)
Metal Gear Solid (2000)   (Original planning and story by)
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions (1999)   (Concept adviser)
Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Scene direction)
Policenauts (1994)   (Directed by)
Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake (1990)   (Game Design)
SD Snatcher (1990)   (Scenario)
Snatcher (1988)   (Planning Continuity)
Metal Gear (1987)   (Game Design)
 

Programming/Engineering

Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Polygon demo authoring)
Policenauts (1994)   (Script Creation & Composition)
Snatcher (1988)   (Flag Manege-Table)
 

Writers

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (2014)   (Original Story)
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   (Written by)
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)   (Story)
Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops (2006)   (Original Story)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004)   (Written by)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Premium Package) (2004)   (Written by)
Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes (2004)   (Planning)
Boktai: The Sun is in Your Hand (2003)   (Original Story)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (2002)   (Written by)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001)   (Written by)
Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Written by)
Policenauts (1994)   (Screenplay)
Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake (1990)   (Scenario)
Snatcher (1988)   (Scenario (脚本))
 

Art/Graphics

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   (Real-time Cutscene Director)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Subsistence (2005)   (Secret Theater Construction)
Policenauts (1994)   (Animation Digital Retouching)
Snatcher (1988)   (Chief Editor)
 

Video/Cinematics

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (2014)   (Director)
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   (Director)
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)   (Director)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004)   (Director)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Premium Package) (2004)   (Director)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (2002)   (Editing)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001)   (Editing)
Zone of the Enders (2001)   (Opening Movie Creation)
Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Digital effects)
Policenauts (1994)   (Digital Effects)
Snatcher (1988)   (Making-of Video (メイキングビデオ))
 

Audio

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (2014)   (Hideo: Voice / Motion Capture)
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   ("Koi no Yokushiryoku")
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)   ("MGS4 Love Theme")
Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (2002)   (Produced by)
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions (1999)   (Genolla monster)
Policenauts (1994)   (Recording Supervisor)
Snatcher (1988)   (Recording Director (録音演出))
 

Quality Assurance

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   (Direction/Tuning)
Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Adjusted by)
Snatcher (1988)   (Debug)
 

Creative Services

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)   (Packaging Creative Direction)
Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Title logo conceptual design)
Policenauts (1994)   (Instruction Manual Composition)
Snatcher (1988)   (Package Concept)
 

Support

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale (2012)   (Metal Gear Franchise: Kojima Productions)
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (2010)   (Staff)
Front Mission Evolved (2010)   (Kojima Productions)
 

Thanks

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (2010)   (Special Thanks)
Merry Gear Sol!d: Secret Santa (2006)   (Special Thanks to)
Ape Escape 3 (2005)   (Special Thanks)
Mega Man Battle Network 4: Blue Moon (2003)   (Special Thanks)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001)   (Special Thanks - Konami Computer Entertainment Japan Inc.)
D-2 (1999)   (The Producer Wishes to Thank)
Seaman (1999)   (Special Thanks to)
Dead Moon (1991)   (Special Thanks)
 

Other

Mega Man Battle Network 6: Cybeast Falzar (2005)   (Co-Production Konami)
Mega Man Battle Network 5: Team Protoman (2004)   (Co-Production)
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004)   (Planning)
Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (2002)   (Planning)
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions (1999)   (Edited by)
Metal Gear Solid (1998)   (Script director)
SD Snatcher (1990)   (Command Package)
 


Developer Biography

Born on August 24, 1963 in Setagaya, Tokyo. Joins Konami in 1986 as a planner. In 1987, his first title Metal Gear is released.

He and his title were well received, causing a big impact. He also directed Snatcher, Policenauts and released Metal Gear Solid in 1998, which sold over six million copies worldwide. This title made him famous internationally.

In 2001, he directed Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, the sequel to Metal Gear Solid. Newsweek chose him as the one of "10 most influential people to shape the future". He is working hard not only on his titles he directs but also serves as producer of Zone of the Enders.

He is also known as a big movie fan, publicly commenting on and reviewing movies.

He is currently Vice President of Konami Computer Entertainment Japan, Inc.

Last updated: Jan 07, 2011