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The hard life of an 'ex-Kon'

Japanese gaming giant Konami doesn't make life easy for its former employees

There seems to be no love lost between "Metal Gear" series creator Hideo Kojima and Konami, his former employer.

TOKYO Last fall, Japanese gaming giant Konami sent a bluntly worded letter to one of its most famous former employees. "You are unfairly discrediting the company," it wrote to Hideo Kojima, the renowned creator of the company's hit "Metal Gear" series.

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