Kojima premieres new Death Stranding trailer at Game Awards

Allegra Frank

“One more thing …” Hideo Kojima brought a new trailer for Death Stranding to The Game Awards 2016, presenting our first look at the game since its E3 2016 premiere. Watch it above to see more Death Stranding, but don’t expect it to clear anything up about the mysterious project. Film director Guillermo Del Toro, who worked with Kojima on the canceled game Silent Hills, stars in this latest look. In a decrepit, dystopian city, Del Toro is seen clutching a strange device. Inside is a baby, reminiscent of the infant seen in the initial Death Stranding teaser. Also in the trailer is Mads Mikkelsen, star of Hannibal and one of Kojima’s favorite actors. The star of film and TV has long been rumored to be a part of Death Stranding. Mikkelsen is joined by The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus in the cast, although the trailer’s credits neglected to mention Del Toro’s inclusion. The footage shown comes from a PlayStation 4 Pro, said host Geoff Keighley after the trailer.

Kojima will be on-hand at this weekend’s PlayStation Experience show to talk more about Death Stranding. Kojima also tweeted these posters for the game after the trailer premiere. They’re pretty 1/2Received Industry Icon at TGA. Thank you very much. Almost cried. Released world premiere DEATH STRANDING 2nd teaser, pic. twitter. com/8zdvTY3Brx— HIDEO_KOJIMA (@HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN) December 2, 2016

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