Ghost of Tsushima would not have been the superb game that it was had it not been for the outstanding way its titular setup, the island of Tsushima. Though much from historically accurate, the video game blended artistic style, superb layout, as well as appealing exploration to truly make its setting shine, while additionally using its general atmosphere, items of its history, and Japanese society to craft something quite distinct.
For that superb portrayal of Tsushima as well as for spreading “the name and also history” of the island to millions of individuals all over the world, Ghost of Tsushima video game director Nate Fox and also innovative supervisor Jason Connell are being honored by the actual Tsushima island, as they are made its permanent tourist ambassadors. The pair will certainly likewise get awards and letters of gratitude for the exact same, while the city of Tsushima in Nagasaki will certainly likewise collaborate with PlayStation to establish a tourist campaign influenced by the game.
Said Hiroki Hitakatsu, Mayor of Tsushima (by means of VGC): “[Fox and Connell] spread out the name and also background of Tsushima to the entire globe in such a wonderful means.
” Even a lot of Japanese people do not understand the background of the Gen-ko duration. When it involves the world, the name and place of Tsushima is essentially unidentified, so I can not thank them enough for informing our story with such extraordinary graphics and also profound tales.”
” The appointment of Tourist Ambassador is from today up until Mr. Jason and also Mr. Nate no more desire to have it,” Hitakatsu added. “In fact, I had been believing as well as reviewing regarding appointing the duty to them since I discovered they were utilizing Tsushima’s name as the name of their job.
” I did not select them for the purpose of having them do anything in the future. Many thanks to both of them, Fool Strike Productions, as well as SIE, I have actually learnt through individuals around the world that have found out about Tsushima with their jobs, as well as now intend to see, know, and also most likely to Tsushima.”
Ghost of Tsushima is currently readily available on PS4, and usable on PS5 through in reverse compatibility with some significant improvements. Rumours have recommended that a native PS5 port is additionally in the works, while work listings have pointed at a sequel being in growth.