Ludvig Forssell announced as Death Stranding composer
According to a Tweet by Hideo Kojima today, and a followup confirmation by Forssell himself, Ludvig Forssell will be scoring Kojima’s upcoming Death Stranding, a dark, mysterious open-world RPG starring Norman Reedus and Madds Mikkelsen as the game’s protagonist and antagonist, respectively.
— Kojima Productions (@KojiPro2015_EN) December 3, 2016
Cat’s out of the bag. Yes, I am composing music for #DeathStranding, it’s an honor to once again work with @KojiPro2015_EN @Kojima_Hideo https://t.co/jgv0R9jlOm — Ludvig Forssell (@Lumparn) December 3, 2016
Forssell is most well known as the main composer behind Metal Gear Sold V: The Phantom Pain, which also featured Harry Gregson-Williams for small portions of the score. Forssell’s music can be found on the original TGA trailer of Death Stranding below, mentioned in Kojima’s original Tweet.
Posted on December 6, 2016 by Emily McMillan. Last modified on January 5, 2017.