Metal Gear Creator Hideo Kojima Is “Afraid” Of A Future Without Physical Media

“I would be a have-not. That’s what I’m afraid of”.

Like it or not, we’re headed towards a world where media is consumed digitally rather than physically. Over the past few decades we’ve seen CDs, movies and books all cross over to the digital frontier, and while the printed word will arguably always be around, physical discs for music and movies are slowly but surely dying out as downloads and streaming become more popular.

This is clearly keeping Hideo Kojima awake at night, as he’s been posting about the death of physical media on his Twitter account. If you already follow the Metal Gear creator, you’ll know that he has a voracious appetite for physical media and is forever posting photos of his latest movie and music purchases.

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