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    Kojima: Video Game Creativity on Verge of Crysis due to Overhype


    In a job posting at the Official Kojima productions Web site, Hideo Kojima reportedly stated that "the creativity of video games is now on the verge of crisis. Massive advertising campaigns are executed for games before their entertainment values are put into consideration all too often, resulting in sell-off tactics happening without hesitation."

    To quote: Metal Gear Solid 4 creator Hideo Kojima, who promoted the game with a rock star launch party here in the United States, has today criticized the game industry for over hyping video games and hurting sales.

    The complaint arrived via a job posting at the Kojima Productions web site, were Kojima lamented that "the creativity of video games is now on the verge of crisis. Massive advertising campaigns are executed for games before their entertainment values are put into consideration all too often, resulting in sell-off tactics happening without hesitation." More PlayStation 3 News...

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    talk about not seeing the forest for the trees


    I sincerely hope this is job-posting was done with some seriously tounge-in-cheek thoughts. MGS4 being great and all was maybe just a tiny bit hyped?