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Death Stranding Thrashed on Metacritic Less Than 24 Hours After Launch

Long-awaited PlayStation 4 exclusive Death Stranding released today. The Metacritic User Score sits at 6.2 amid hundreds of negative reviews. We recommend taking these with a pinch of salt given the game has been out for less than 24 hours. After what has felt like one over-saturated PR-hyped slog, the masses are finally playing Death…

Death Stranding Hype Gets Curious Russian Gamer Fired

Russian retail worker takes home a copy of Death Stranding ahead of release. Sony catches on as soon as the game is activated and fines retailer M.Video one million rubles. M.Video says it has suffered reputational damage and urges stricter control of stock ahead of release. A Russian warehouse worker was so eager to play…

Death Stranding Typo Sparks Improbable Xbox One Launch Rumor

Although Death Stranding is seemingly a PS4 console exclusive, a new Target ad advertises an Xbox version of the game. Even more strangely, GameStop also has a page for the game that mentions Xbox One. They’re likely just typos, but that hasn’t stopped rumors from circulating that Hideo Kojima’s latest title will receive a secret…

Death Stranding Launch Trailer Is Spectacularly Confounding

Hideo Kojima unveils Death Stranding launch trailer at Paris Games Week. It’s a spoiler-rich affair. Spectacularly weird snapshot of the game. Right on time and as promised, Hideo Kojima unleashed the launch trailer for Death Stranding minutes ago on stage at the PlayStation booth at Paris Games Week. The Most Cohesive Trailer To Date Running…

New Death Stranding Track ‘Ghost’ Reveals Clues of Highly-Anticipated Game

Fresh of the announcement earlier this month of a dedicated album inspired by Hideo Kojima’s highly-anticipated new game dubbed Death Stranding: Timefall (Original Music from the World of Death Stranding), singer-songwriter Au/Ra and producer Alan Walker have unveiled new track ‘Ghost.’ ‘Ghost’ Ghost, the second song from the album released to the public, follows Scottish…

What Death Stranding’s Unusual Review Embargo Really Means

With the unusual news that the Death Stranding review embargo will lift on Nov. 1, a full week before launch, there’s a sense that Sony is bullish about the prospects of Hideo Kojima’s next game. An Unusual Embargo for a AAA Title A week is a long time in the world of AAA video game…

Death Stranding Adds CHVRCHES to Stacked Cast of Hollywood Stars-CCN.com

In collaboration with RCA Records and Kojima productions, Sony Interactive Entertainment today unveiled a full-length album featuring songs from CHVRCHES and other major artists inspired by the narrative of upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive Death Stranding. Titled Death Stranding: Timefall (Original Music from the World of Death Stranding), the album shows that creator Hideo Kojima’s stacked…