As some fans predicted, apparently the main character of DS2 game is the same character that Elle Fanning is responsible for playing.
In the latest game news and thanks to the new episode of the Brain Structure podcast Hideo Kojima It was revealed that the story of Death Stranding 2 revolves around the character played by L. Fanning spins. Fanning, who is known for works such as The Great and The Neon Demon, spoke with Kojima on the new episode of the podcast.
Kojima greatly admires Fanning and wanted her to join the project from the very beginning of the Death Stranding sequel. The connection between the two by Nicholas Winding Refn, the Danish filmmaker was established; A person whose works such as Drive and Pusher can be seen in his career. Fanning starred in the movie Neon Devil directed by Refn.
Nicolas Winding Refn spoke very positively about Hideo Kojima to Elle Fanning and considered this Japanese game maker a genius. This is why Fanning was encouraged to work with Kojima despite being unfamiliar with the world of video games. Then this 24-year-old actor sat in an online meeting with the creator of Death Stranding and Metal Gear; For Kojima to tell him the story of Death Stranding 2.
Kojima’s explanations about the character that Elle Fanning is responsible for playing, at that time Fanning was so curious that he wanted to join the team that made this game. Jeff KeelyIn this episode of the podcast, the producer and presenter of the Game Awards emphasized that the character assigned to Elle Fanning is at the center of the story of DS2; So much so that according to Keeley, the story of this sequel was written specifically for this character.
Kojima Productions’ Death Stranding 2 will be released by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation 5 at an unknown date.