505 Games (US), Inc.

    • $39.99


From legendary game creator Hideo Kojima comes a genre-defying experience, now expanded in this definitive DIRECTOR’S CUT.

In the future, a mysterious event known as the Death Stranding has opened a doorway between the living and the dead, leading to grotesque creatures from the afterlife roaming the fallen world marred by a desolate society.

As Sam Bridges, your mission is to deliver hope to humanity by connecting the last survivors of a decimated America.
Can you reunite the shattered world, one step at a time?

DEATH STRANDING DIRECTOR'S CUT on iOS includes a HIGH FRAME RATE, PHOTO MODE, and cross-over content from Valve Corporation's HALF-LIFE series and CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077. Stay connected with players around the globe with the Social Strand System™.

Mac and iOS
• Sign-in to iCloud and activation of iCloudDrive are required to play this product.
• This product can be played offline, but a network connection is required to fully experience the Social Strand System™. Communication fees will be incurred during online play.

Only for iOS version
• When playing this product for the first time, you will be required to download additional data. You can start the game once you have downloaded approximately 13 GB, but additional downloads will occur as the game progresses, requiring a total of approximately 50 GB of downloads. Additional downloads will occur when additional language voice data is used.


What’s New

Version 1.1.3

Various minor bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

4.0 out of 5
270 Ratings

270 Ratings

Editors’ Notes

Deliver packages to rebuild a ravaged society—and unravel supernatural mysteries—in this wild post-apocalyptic adventure crafted by legendary game maker Hideo Kojima.

NineSevenZero ,

Such a beautiful, but slow-paced game

This game is unlike any other game I've ever played. For perspective, I enjoy the loneliness of games like Fallout. I even enjoy the slower pace of those games, but this takes slower pace to a new level. Most of that is due to the long cut scenes, which you can skip, but I feel like you're missing out on the artistry of the game if you do that. At one point I'd been sitting still for so long that my wife said, "Are you watching a movie? I thought you were playing a game." The gameplay itself is great! I'm playing with a controller on my iPad and Mac. The graphic details are amazing, and the sound effects and music are spot-on. This I've had some crashing issues on my 11" M1 iPad Pro. My M1 Mac Mini does fine. I've tried propping up my iPad so it has good airflow around the back with no case, and that seems to be better. When the iPad is in the Magic Keyboard, it seems to crash more frequently. More T&E needed to solve that unless they release an update that addresses that.

François Wu ,

I don't know if I should thank Tim Cook or thank Hideo Kojima.

Death Stranding is so much fun! Just before I finish the game (the power went out outside, otherwise I would have finished it already), I want to praise this game and my MacBook Pro (2021, 16-inch). This is the first time in two and a half years since I bought it that I have felt that this is a device that can get hot, has a fan, and uses a battery (it offers the same experience as the daily use Intel MacBook Pro without gaming, haha.). The gaming experience it brings is perfect: the mini-LED backlight allows for a large amount of sky and light sources to be presented in HDR in the game; although it is only equipped with the M1 Pro 16GB of unified memory, its graphics processing power can maintain almost 120Hz stably ((it seems to me is.) , at 2560*1440 with "very high" quality), w/ or w/o power connected. This also means that I can play a 3A wherever and whenever I want (on the other hand, game saves can also be continued on iPhone, which is really great). Next, I will continue playing Death Stranding without plugging in, hoping to completely drain my battery until it's below 80% health (currently at 87%) before the AC three-year warranty expires. This MBP has been the most powerful and favorite among all the Macs and PCs I have used so far. I don't know if I should thank Tim Cook or thank Hideo Kojima, but playing Death Stranding on my MBP has been the first happy event of my 2024.

Developer Response ,

Hi Porter! Just wanted to say a huge thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a fantastic review. We really do appreciate it. Keep on keeping on!

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