The organizers for PAX Prime announced that Jesper Kyd will speak at the panel “Behind the Music of Blockbuster Video Games” at the Kraken Theatre at Grand Hyatt on September 1 from 10:30 a.m. — 11:30 a.m. The iconic composer has worked on the Assassin’s Creed and Hitman franchises and has most recently worked on Darksiders II and Borderlands 2.

Also, Konami Digital Entertainment revealed that game designer and director Hideo Kojima will participate in a discussion surrounding the past, present and future of Metal Gear during PAX Prime 2012 moderated by Geoff Keighley at the Paramount Theatre on September 1st at 1:00 p.m. To vote for a question that may be asked during the discussion via the MGS Facebook poll, visit