Hideo Kojima refutes Sony takeover rumors initiated by Hideo Kojima

Hideo Kojima denied rumors that Sony was preparing to buy Kojima Productions, saying the whole thing was a “misunderstanding” triggered by a tweet by Hideo Kojima.

The buzz started earlier this week, as pointed out game radarSony expands banner image PlayStation Studio website, a mosaic of iconic Sony video game characters including Kratos, Aloy, and Deacon, including Sam Potter-Bridges from Death Stranding. Then, yesterday, Kojima himself tweeted the same image, complete with the PlayStation Studios logo: