publication date: Friday, October 24, 2003 (part of Round XXI)

category: Games

clue: It's almost hideous how the goo game turns celebrities into liquid from some other form.

explanation: Kojima was the writer-director-producer-editor of the "Metal Gear" games, published by Konami, whose logo was visible in the goo. "Liquid from some other form" is a reference to the title of "Metal Gear Solid." The word "hideous" was a play on Hideo. more…

solved by: Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Eberhart, Dave Mitzman, Aaron Fischer, Nadine Russell, Kelly Stokes, Amir H. Sufyani, and Andy Hubbartt

trivia: Incorrect guesses included Kagemasa Kozuki, Motoyuki Yoshioka, Kazunobu Uehara, Konami, and Angelina Jolie.


Similar Goos

Lara Croft

Angelina Jolie is being paid how many million dollars to run around in caves, looking for treasure? Go »

Richard Garfield

He's designed games about robots, vampires, and giant Japanese monsters, but his biggest hit remains his game about magicians that continues to attract gatherings of players fourteen years after it launched. Go »

Anita Sarkeesian

She scored a lot of points that her male opponents just can't beat. Go »

Jordan Weisman

His games have concerned running from shadows, dawn on Earth, and war between mechs. Go »

Link

Try and you will be able to force the solution, if you can interconnect with your past. Go »

Solid Snake

2001 was the year this solid boss went to war. Go »