Words can never describe that feeling one has been they meet their favorite actor or hero, but the expression is always priceless. Hideo Kojima did not have that problem when he got the chance to meet Robert De Niro.
Hideo Kojima met Robert De Niro at the Tribeca Film Festival after a panel with the cast of The Godfather Pt I and Pt II. He also got the chance to meet Al Pacino, James Caan and Robert Duvall.
During the meet, De Niro signed a DVD copy of Taxi Driver while two also shared a photo op moment. The photos and the meeting were shared by Kojima on his Twitter account:
Finally got to meet my hero, De Niro! I shaked hands w/ Al Pacino, James Caan & Robert Duvall! I can die now but I won’t! What a lovely day! pic.twitter.com/cyNceFEsTw
— HIDEO_KOJIMA (@HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN) April 30, 2017
Kojima was at Tribeca to host a panel discuss his upcoming title, Death Stranding, with Geoff Keighle. This was one of the festivals first gaming panels but little details about the games progress was revealed. It’s unknown when the game is set to be released but more details could be unveiled at E3 2017.