Hideo Kojima Explains What Inspired the iDroid’s Voice in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

Hideo Kojima Explains What Inspired the iDroid’s Voice in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

Some wondered if the voice of the iDroid (voiced by Donna Burke in the English version) worn my Snake in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was inspired by HAL9000 in 2001: A Space Odyssey. Today Hideo Kojima clarified that that is not the case.

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