Cowboys and ninjas.
Ghost of Tsushima is quite clearly inspired by old samurai movies in terms of look and atmosphere, but according to director Nate Fox, there was one video game that inspired the upcoming open world title more than anything else: Red Dead Redemption.
Rockstar’s Western epic released back in 2010 on the PlayStation 3, but its influence is still felt when it comes to more modern, open world game design. Fox tells GAMINGbible: “I would say the number one inspiration for the title was Red Dead Redemption — not Red Dead 2 but Red Dead Redemption — because they did such a fantastic job bringing the fantasy of being an outlaw cowboy to life.”
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