In the latest issue of UK's OXM, Yuji Korekado (Kojima Productions creative director) reveals his first impressions on giving the "Metal Gear Rising Revengeance" project to Platinum Games.
"When Platinum visited the studio to get an update on the game, I was asked to present the current status to them," he continued. "It was a very complex emotion: I wanted to keep developing the game internally, but Kojima wanted to move it forward. It was frustrating but I had to move forward with it."
"Fortunately for me, I was able to participate in the development even after it went to Platinum. After I realised it was going to go forward, I cut off all my sour feelings and just got on with the work. When I saw the first Revengeance trailer, I realised it was something that Kojima Productions couldn't have done - and that was something I felt great about."
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