News Outlets Mistakenly Identify Abe Assassin as Hideo Kojima

News outlets in Greece and Iran, as well as a French politician, shared images of a Japanese man in a Joker T-shirt lugging around a Che Guevara bag and claimed it was the assassin of Shinzo Abe. It wasn’t, the images were of famed Death Stranding and Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima.


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Jesus fucking christ

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Early cyberpunk authors could not predict just how stupid the future would be.

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At least not as well as, ironically, Metal Gear Solid 2 did.

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