A dose of Kojima horror!

Hideo Kojima Is Reportedly Developing A Horror Game

Hideo Kojima is reportedly developing a new horror game after a video revealing the title was allegedly leaked called Overdose.

The leak is courtesy of industry insider and video game journalist, Tom Henderson. In a report published on Try Hard Guides, Henderson claims to have been sent footage of the game from one of his sources.

The alleged footage features actress Margaret Qualley, who played Mama in Death Stranding. The clip is said to feature Qualley wearing a blue dress and walking down a dark corridor while holding a torch.


The video ends with a jump scare before this message appears: “Game Over,” followed by “A Hideo Kojima Game… OVERDOSE.” Furthermore, it is claimed that the game will offer the player a choice of third-person and first-person perspectives.

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Credit: Konami/Kojima Productions

The article has been taken down

In an interesting turn of events, Tom Henderson tweeted that Kojima Productions made contact asking for his article regarding the leaked game to be removed. While Henderson rejected the developer’s request, the original article is currently down on the Try Hard Games website. I would assume this might be due to legal reasons.

While we can only speculate why Kojima Productions asked for the article to be removed, I would assume if the information was false, no such request would have been made. In my opinion.


If Overdose is real, when might it be announced? 

Looking ahead in the coming days, we have both the Summer Game Fest as well as the Xbox & Bethesda Showcase to look forward to. So hopefully we’ll learn more by the end of this weekend.

What are your thoughts on the alleged horror game from Hideo Kojima, do you believe that Overdose is real? Let us know across our social media channels.

While you’re here, be sure to check out our video of the week. 10 of the scariest horror games of all time are shown off. What is your favourite horror game?

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