It might seem obvious that a game from the creator of Metal Gear Solid would find commercial success, but it didn’t always look that way. By some accounts, was a flop when it first came out. According to one from 2020, Sony was reportedly unhappy with the game’s sales, with the author of the post claiming 3 million copies of Death Stranding were sitting in warehouses as of March of that year. But then the critical reevaluation of the game began, helped first by the and then its . In Death Stranding, a lot of people found an experience that helped them make sense of a world that had changed overnight and by July 2021, the game had .
As for Death Stranding’s future, actor Norman Reedus recently that Kojima Productions is working on a sequel. In the past weeks, the studio has also begun teasing a game that will star actors and .
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