Shinji Hirano, formerly the president of Konami Digital Entertainment for Konami’s European and American divisions, has accepted a role as the president of Kojima Productions. Hirano’s LinkedIn profile lists his time as President of Kojima Productions as beginning in November 2016. The job description on his profile reads: “Responsible for managing extremely talented creative teams as one single entity and providing the leadership to make company successful as one of the greatest creative studios in the world.”

Kojima Production’s current project is Death Stranding, which features appearances by Norman Reedus and Mads Mikkelsen