Hideo Kojima to Present Rockstar with BAFTA Fellowship

Hideo Kojima to Present Rockstar with BAFTA Fellowship

Rockstar Games, developer of the Grand Theft Auto series, Red Dead Redemption, Canis Canem Edit, and L.A. Noire, will be presented with the prestigious British Academy of Film and Television Arts Fellowship, with Konami's Hideo Kojima delivering the award.

The Fellowship is BAFTA's highest accolade, recognising excellence in film, television, or videogames. Previous recipients include Shigeru Miyamoto, Peter Molyneux, and Gabe Newell.

On hand to accept the award on behalf of the developer will be Rockstar's  Dan Houser, Sam Houser, Leslie Benzies, and Aaron Garbut.

The BAFTA Game Awards Ceremony takes place on March 13, starting at 9 am (local time), with live streaming on BAFTA's Twitch channel. A full list of nominees can be viewed at the Academy's website.



 

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Comments Comments (6)

 
LeftoversNZ
Posted by LeftoversNZ
On Monday 10 Mar 2014 10:12 AM
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Now that's just icing on the cake, Getting BAFTA award: Awesome. Meeting Hideo Kojima: Even more Awesome. Hideo Kojima presenting you with that award: Priceless
 
 
 
reavers
Posted by reavers
On Monday 10 Mar 2014 1:19 PM
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Damn that's quite an achievement! Rockstar definitely deserves the award :D
 
 
 
rocketman12
Posted by rocketman12
On Monday 10 Mar 2014 1:38 PM
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The 2 greats of the industry, what more could you ask for?
 
 
 
k_game
Posted by k_game
On Monday 10 Mar 2014 9:02 PM
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Rockstar has definitely earned their place among the gaming greats.
 
 
 
Posted by Goonertron
On Tuesday 11 Mar 2014 4:10 PM
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Kojima + Rockstar = GTA TOKYO
 
 
 
Posted by Bappernz
On Friday 14 Mar 2014 10:56 AM
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They deserve it, good job