David Hayter has responded to a fan comic in regards to the voice acting controversy plaguing the upcoming multiplatform video game, “Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.” According to a report by Gameranx on Oct. 1, the illustration shows the voice actor being carried away during the contract renewal procedure as Snake and Hideo Kojima walks off in the opposite direction.
David Hayter clarified that the situation from the comic did not actually occur in real life. He also stated that his portrayal was a “mite crazy” although he liked the artwork done by the fan. You can check out the comic, as well as some screenshots of “Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain,” in the slideshow near the top of this article and his comments below (courtesy of Gameranx):
Okay, this didn't actually happen, and the Hayter seems a mite crazy, but I love the artwork by @FaydSnake .
David Hayter is best known for being the voice of Snake in the “Metal Gear Solid” series. However, Hideo Kojima decided to use Kiefer Sutherland for the fifth main installment, explaning that the main character is much older than before and other reasons. The change did not sit well for David Hayter and fans of the long-running gaming franchise.
Hideo Kojima is the game director behind the development of “Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.” The PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One video game does not have a known release date time frame. You can pre-order the upcoming systems from Amazon in the following links: PS4 and Xbox One