Hideo Kojima vs Tom Clancy

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Video Game Designer
Novelist
Net worth 2018
Miscellaneous
Industry
Writers
Setagaya
Residence
Baltimore County, Maryland, United States of America
Japanese
Country
United States
24/08/1963
BirthDay
12/04/1947
Died On
October 1, 2013
1.73 m
Height
Education
Loyola Blakefield, Loyola College
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2011

On April 1, 2011, Kojima was promoted to Vice President of ‘Konami Digital Entertainment’

2001

He repeated his success in 2001 with the release of the video game and anime franchise ‘Zone of Enders’

1998

In 1998, the release of his PlayStation title ‘Metal Gear Solid’ brought him to the attention of industry insiders and fans alike and he became a celebrity in the video game world

1987

Released in 1987, the first ‘Metal Gear’ game introduced its tough protagonist ‘Solid Snake’ to the world, and the title remains one of Kojima's most recognizable and successful franchises

1986

Beginning with the release of the first iteration in 1986, the ‘Metal Gear’ franchise is Kojima's biggest and most recognizable contributions to the gaming world

2013

In December 2013, ‘Command Authority’, the next novel in the Jack Ryan universe, was released

2010

He released three more books from the series, titled, ‘Dead or Alive, published in 2010, ‘Locked On’ in 2011 and ‘Threat Vector’ in 2012

2006

‘The Teeth of the Tiger’, which was next to follow in 2006, introduced the characters of Jack Ryan’s son, Jack Ryan Jr and his nephews

2002

In 2002, he published a follow-up of the Ryan’s universe titled, “The Bear and the Dragon’

1998

In 1998, he returned to the Ryan universe with the novel, ‘Rainbow Six’

1996

They parted ways in 1996, legally separating only in 1999

1995

Meanwhile, in 1995, he along with Steve Pieczenik created the novel series Op-Center, which was penned by Jeff Rovin

1994

‘Debt of Honor’, released in 1994, was immediately followed by its sequel ‘Executive Orders’ in 1996

1993

Year 1993 also witnessed him moving from the genre of fiction to non-fiction with his first book, ‘Submarine: A Guided Tour Inside a Nuclear Warship’ being released

1991

It was followed by ‘The Sum Of All Fears’ in 1991

1989

In 1989, he published the book, ‘Clear and Present Danger’, which was the subsequent book in the Jack Ryan universe

1988

In 1988, he published a sequel of his book, titled, ‘The Cardinal of Kremlin’

1987

In 1987, he came up with the novel, ‘Patriot Games’ which brought to the forefront the character of Jack Ryan, first witnessed in his debut book

1986

His next novel ‘Red Storm Rising’ was published in 1986

1982

In 1982, he formally began his writing career with the novel, ‘The Hunt For Red October’, which was completed in 1984 and published under Naval Institute Press

1969

Technically revolving around the period of 1969 and 1973, the book is the first in the Jack Ryan series and an anterior to ‘Patriot Games’ and ‘he Hunt for Red October’

1965

Completing the same in 1965, he enrolled at the Loyola College for a degree in English Literature

1947

Tom Clancy was born on April 12, 1947 to Thomas and Catherine Clancy in Baltimore, Maryland