'Gears of Warfare' creator was requested to work on 'Silent Hills'

'Gears of War' creator was asked to work on 'Silent Hills'

The legend of Silent Hills continues. The cancelled survival horror recreation, spearheaded by Hideo Kojima and movie director Guillermo del Toro, might have had Cliff Bleszinski on its all-star improvement group. The sport creator, greatest recognized for his work on the Gears of Conflict franchise, revealed on Twitter that Kojima as soon as approached him about engaged on “a brand new Silent Hill” in Los Angeles. “I used to be flattered however declined,” he added.

Though the precise title wasn’t specified, it is protected to imagine this “new” instalment is a reference to Silent Hills. In a comply with-up tweet, Bleszinski — now engaged on LawBreakers together with his personal studio Boss Key Productions — stated he turned Kojima down as a result of he does not like Los Angeles and likes to work on new properties. Oh, and he additionally talked about that, in his opinion, any involvement “woulda fucked up SH (Silent Hills).” Truthful sufficient.

Silent Hills has already earned its place within the online game historical past books. A collaboration between Kojima and Del Toro was fascinating sufficient, nevertheless it was the playable teaser-demo launched in August 2014 referred to as P.T. that took the hype to a different degree. The exploration of a looping hall inside a haunted home was praised by press and followers alike. It was ultimately taken down from the PlayStation Community, most certainly because of the Kojima-Konami cut up, and now carries a considerably revered and legendary standing of its personal. Norman Reedus, who performs Daryl in The Strolling Lifeless, was additionally slated to be a foremost character, solely including to the challenge’s pedigree.

That is all prior to now, nevertheless. The Silent Hill franchise is owned by Konami, so any probability of a sequel was misplaced when Kojima left to type his personal studio. Regardless, Bleszinski would not have been concerned, however it’s intriguing to listen to concerning the individuals Kojima was making an attempt to headhunt. Now, we will however dream about what Silent Hills might have been.