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Hideo Kojima on the Birth of Metal Gear Solid's Cyborg Ninja


The massive art book that will be included with the limited edition of Metal Gear Solid HD Edition has some priceless early concept art from art director Yoji Shinkawa.

Turn to page 301, and you'll find this:

According to Hideo Kojima, who shared the image at Twitter today, this is a sketch from Shinkawa. The sketch lead to the creation of one of the series' many iconic characters, Cyborg Ninja.

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