Rare Revealed Video: Five Things You Didn’t Know About Banjo Kazooie

The team over at Rare have revealed five things you probably didn't know about the beloved Banjo Kazooie which was released back in 1998. They've scrapped the barrel this time around but there's still things that are particularly interesting especially the stuff related to Dream which we've finally seen some footage of. Check out the video, … Continue reading Rare Revealed Video: Five Things You Didn’t Know About Banjo Kazooie

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Here’s A Look At The Cancelled Banjo Kazooie Game For Game Boy Colour

Documents leaked by a former Rare employee have revealed an undiscovered Banjo Kazooie title for the Game Boy Colour. It was titled Banjo Kazooie: Grunty's Curse and would later turn into Banjo Kazooie: Grunty’s Revenge which was released on the Game Boy Advance in 2003. The game's script and concept were written up in 1999 and featured an … Continue reading Here’s A Look At The Cancelled Banjo Kazooie Game For Game Boy Colour

Before Kazooie Early Banjo Had Dinger The Dog As His Companion

https://twitter.com/Ghoulyboy/status/628645527530438656 Rare designer Gregg Mayles has recently been divulging a treasure trove of information on his Twitter account. The latest revelation is that before Kazooie, Banjo had a dog as his companion. The dog's name was Dinger the Dog and was designed by Steve Mayles. Another revelation is that Dinger the Dog was originally going to be … Continue reading Before Kazooie Early Banjo Had Dinger The Dog As His Companion

Yooka-Laylee: Classic Platforming Is Reborn (Video)

The team over at PlayStation Access have had the opportunity to sit down and discuss the intriguing Yooka-Laylee with the team at Playtonic. There's some lovely new footage showcased in the thirteen minute video, as well as plenty of questions regarding the game which is deemed as the spiritual successor to Banjo Kazooie. The team says … Continue reading Yooka-Laylee: Classic Platforming Is Reborn (Video)

Wondercon Rumour: Disney Interested In Making Animated Banjo Kazooie Film With Microsoft?

https://twitter.com/JennyWPratt/status/585223469668904960 https://twitter.com/JennyWPratt/status/585223591630917633 This is nothing but a big rumour at present, but it's certainly worth mentioning. Twitter user Jenny Pratt recently attended Wondercon and mentioned that she had heard rumours that the Disney team behind Wreck it Ralph were interested in making an animated movie based on Banjo Kazooie. The team at Disney are apparently … Continue reading Wondercon Rumour: Disney Interested In Making Animated Banjo Kazooie Film With Microsoft?

Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor Project Ukulele Coming To Kickstarter And There’s Some Screenshots

If there's one title that has gotten everyone talking it's Project Ukulele which is described as the spiritual successor to the beloved Banjo Kazooie. Playtonic has announced that the game will helped along by a Kickstarter campaign, which will go live soon. The game lacks an actual title and we have yet to see the two … Continue reading Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor Project Ukulele Coming To Kickstarter And There’s Some Screenshots

Ex-Rare Developers Will Show Off Their 3D Platformer At EGX Rezzed

We've all been waiting for a glimpse of the spiritual successor to Banjo Kazooie and it seems as though it will all be revealed fairly soon. The team of ex-Rare developers who have formed PlayTonic Games will give everyone a look at their new project on Saturday at 4pm during a presentation entitled 'A rare reunion: … Continue reading Ex-Rare Developers Will Show Off Their 3D Platformer At EGX Rezzed

Playtonic Recruits 3 Rare Veterans for Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor Soundtrack

PlayTonic, the exciting new studio which is hard at work on what they say is the spiritual successor to the beloved Banjo Kazooie, have recruited three Rare veterans to help with the soundtrack and sound effects. They've managed to nab ex-Rare veteran composers Grant Kirkhope, David Wise & Steve Burke to help out on the … Continue reading Playtonic Recruits 3 Rare Veterans for Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor Soundtrack

Here’s The First Concept Art Of The Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor From PlayTonic Games

We were all overjoyed to know that a batch of former Rare developers were hard at work developing their own spiritual successor to the classic Banjo Kazooie. We know that the team is called PlayTonic and you can follow their Twitter account here. PlayTonic have revealed that the 3D platformer will be coming to PC and … Continue reading Here’s The First Concept Art Of The Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor From PlayTonic Games