Hideo Kojima (小島 秀夫 Kojima Hideo, born August 24, 1963) is a Japanese video game designer, screenwriter, director and game producer. He is probably best known for making the Metal Gear series. In SMG4, he makes multiple cameos as a recurring Easter Egg, notably throughout the Anime Arc.


SMG4: The New Smash Bros

He appears as a Goomba in the last game mode.

SMG4: The Mario Hustle

He appears as part of angry mobs hates Frankie's singing.

SMG4: The Mario Convention!

He appears at the convention as Waluigi's disguise.

SMG4: Mario and the Anime Challenge

He first appears as a kidnapping victim of Mario. He later reappears as a restaurant patron.

SMG4: Mario's Illegal Operation

He appears as an example to Mario and Fishy Boopkins of what happens to anime smugglers who get caught smuggling anime through an A.S.S. checkpoint.

SMG4: Mario's Lemonade Stand

He appears as Mario's potential customer but before he could buy the lemonade (actually Mario's urine), he gets run over by a car.

SMG4: The Japan Trip

He is seen hit by Saiko Bichitaru's hammer.

SMG4: Meggy's Bootcamp

He appears as one of the other people who accidentally got killed by Mario early on.

SMG4: The Mario Showdown

He appears as SMG4's choice of weapon against Desti. It naturally fails.

SMG4: Mario Saves Anime

He appears briefly during the stare-off between Mario, Axol, Fishy Boopkins, and Swagmaster.

SMG4: The Splatfest Incident

He appears on a poster with "R.I.P" written on it inside of Bob's locker.

SMG4: The Inkling Disappearances

He appears in a former A.S.S. building (in the mists of being cleared out due to the A.S.S.'s disbandment) telling an A.S.S. Chain Chomp that it is no longer needed. It naturally attacks him due to not liking that.

SMG4: Mario and the Experiment

He is seen being thrown at Godzilla.

SMG4: World War Mario

He is used by Francis to distract SMG4 while wearing a colorful wig.

SMG4: Final Hours

He appears at Desti's funeral.


In an alternate timeline where Hal Monitor is a criminal, he is about to cut open the gate to commemorate the opening of a hospital when Mr. Monitor knocks his scissors away.

SMG4: Stupid Mario Arcade

He gets runs over.




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