Spider-Man: A new universe, the recent animated film starring the famous ” trepamuros ” of Marvel, not only won an Oscar Award last year and managed to become a millionaire blockbuster, he has also earned praise from none other than Hideo Kojima. The developer, who is finalizing his new game, Death Stranding, at the time described this film as a masterpiece, and now had the opportunity to expand on his statements in an interview and explain why Spider-Man is his superhero preferred.
The popular Japanese magazine Famitsu had the opportunity to chat with Kojima about Spider-Man, his films, the genre of superheroes and the similarities of this icon of the North American cartoon with Japanese superheroes. Kojima explains that while other Marvel adaptations, such as the first X-Men movie, appeal to an adult audience, Spider-Man was addressing a younger one, and notes that the second character film directed by Sam Raimi is one of his favorites within the genre. Kojima thinks that this could be simply because Spider-Man likes him more than mutants, but also that “he is a hero with concerns, and in that he is equal to the Japanese heroes,” he says, adding that, basically, they like masked manga characters, like the Tiger Mask fighter.
About Spider-Man: A new universe, I think it’s a turning point in the movie world as important as PIXAR was when I created Toy Story, and as a movie buff, it does not hesitate to highlight during his conversation different elements of the production and montage that have caught his attention and that fascinated him in the cinema, in addition to comparing it with other films starring the characters of Marvel and DC.
We’ll see If there are any of the elements of that film that end up reaching Death Stranding like other cinematographic works, the Metal Gear Solid Saga is influenced by the Spider-Man costumes: Far from home , the Marvel Studios movie that arrives today in Spanish cinemas, are already free in the PS4 game, a title that, by the way, Appears in Spider-Man: A new universe!