Hermen Hulst

Guerrilla Games co-founder tells the story of how he and Kojima arrived at the name Decima for the studio’s engine

During an interview at Reboot Develop today, Guerrilla Games co-founder Hermen Hulst talked a little bit about how the collaboration with Kojima Productions on Death Stranding came to be.

2 years ago

Hermen Hulst headlines

  • Guerrilla recalls the controversy surrounding Killzone 2's E3 2005 trailer

    Hermen Hulst, managing director for Guerrilla Games, has chatted with Gamasutra regarding the infamous Killzone 2 trailer which was shown during E3 2005, and said that because of the reception from the graphically astounding trailer for the time, the firm switched the game’s development over from an intended release on PS2 to PS3 instead.

    10 years ago
  • Guerrilla shows off Helghast-less Killzone prototype

    A world without the Helghast? Madness. But it did happen. Proof below.

    10 years ago
  • Guerrilla hard at work on new IP

    Guerrilla Games managing director Herman Hulst has has confirmed that the studio is working on a new IP.

    10 years ago
  • Guerrilla's Hermen Hulst to host GDC Europe keynote

    GDC Europe organisers announced today Guerrilla Games boss Hermen Hulst will be hosting a keynote at the event next month in Cologne.

    11 years ago
  • KZ3: Helghast jetpack trooper shown off

    Hit the break to see how Helghast get about in Killzone 3. Hint: it’s something strapped to its back.

    11 years ago
  • Guerrilla: Killzone 3 is all about immersion

    Hermen Hulst, managing director at Guerrilla Games, has said the introduction of 3D to the Killzone series with the third installment was to add another level the experience.

    11 years ago
  • Guerrilla: Naughty Dog not helping out with Killzone 3 engine

    Guerrilla Games boss Hermen Hulst has confirmed at a press event for Killzone 3 in the US that Uncharted developer Naughty Dog is not helping out on the graphics engine for the shooter alongside the Holland-based studio.

    11 years ago
  • [Update] Rumour - Killzone 3 to release next May, features 4-player co-op

    Update: Sony has replied to our request for confirmation of the May 2011 date for Killzone 3 with “no comment”.Original: CVG‘s reporting that Sony’s already pinned down an internal release date of May 2011 for Killzone 3.

    11 years ago
  • We "need" Killzone 3 to beat Uncharted 2, GoWIII on a technical level, says Guerilla

    Guerilla Games head Hermen Hulst has told VG247 that he “needs” Killzone 3 to beyond the PS3 tech benchmarks set by first-party games since the release of Killzone 2 last February – including Uncharted 2 and God of War III.

    11 years ago
  • Guerilla: 3D "a fantastic way to immerse yourself" in Killzone 3

    Guerilla Games boss Hermen Hulst has said to VG247 that 3D in Killzone 3 will be “a fantastic way to immerse yourself” in the world of Helghan.

    11 years ago
  • Guerilla: Killzone 3 "pushes 100%" of PS3's max SPU load

    Guerilla Games’ managing director Hermen Hulst has told VG247 that the studio is “going way overboard” for Killzone 3, using “100 percent” of PS3’s processing capabilities.

    11 years ago
  • World first: Killzone 3's Hermen Hulst on going "above and beyond"

    If there’s one property that defines gaming fanboyism for this generation, it’s Killzone.The announcement of Killzone 3 this week drags us back five years. A target render of Killzone 2 was shown at E3 in 2005 as a showcase for the capabilities of the incoming PS3, sparking what will go down in history as one […]

    11 years ago
  • Killzone 3: Listen to the entire reveal presentation from Amsterdam [Update]

    We’ll cut a long story short. We went to Amsterdam in mid-May to interview Guerilla and play Killzone 3. We spoke to studio managing director Hermen Hulst and played the game in both 2D and 3D. The original embargo for coverage from the event was June 1, but thanks to leaks from the US press […]

    11 years ago
  • No Killzone 2 co-op as DLC, says Guerrilla

    Co-op would have been great in Killzone 2. Bad luck, then, arrives in the form of Guerrilla MD Hermen Hulst telling Game Informer that it’s unlikely to be added via a download.“We looked at all the different flavors of co-op early on, but decided our first priority would have to be the single-player experience and […]

    12 years ago
  • Killzone 2 is an "incredible adrenaline rush"

    Speaking to the BBC, Guerilla’s Hermen Hulst has shown Killzone 2 in its final stages of development and said the shooter’s simply all about the action.“Killzone 2, to me, is essentially an incredible adrenaline rush,” he said, speaking at E3 last week. “It’s a very dense, intense,action-packed first-person shooter game.”He added: “I think taking this […]

    13 years ago