PlatinumGames Wants To Create A New IP Within The Next Three Years

Celebrating their company's 10th anniversary, the president of PlatinumGames has said he wants to create an entirely original IP within the next three years. This is certainly an interesting goal, Platinum having moved to developing more licensed games over the past few years. PlatinumGames has had a great relationship with Nintendo over the last generation, so there's … Continue reading PlatinumGames Wants To Create A New IP Within The Next Three Years

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Platinum Games Discusses Bayonetta Amiibo Figure

The team over at Platinum Games have taken to their blog to discuss a number of things Bayonetta 2 related. We’re coming up to Bayonetta 2’s second anniversary and to celebrate the occasion they have broken the silence regarding the Bayonetta amiibo figure. I’m afraid that this little taste is all I can give you right now, … Continue reading Platinum Games Discusses Bayonetta Amiibo Figure

Digital Foundry: Bayonetta Xbox One BC Vs Xbox 360/Wii U/PS3 Frame-Rate Test

One of Platinum Games many stand out titles is the original Bayonetta which launched way back in 2009 in Japan. The folks over at Digital Foundry have decided to revisit the game to see how it holds up on the variety of formats it is now available on. They specifically looked at how the frame-rate … Continue reading Digital Foundry: Bayonetta Xbox One BC Vs Xbox 360/Wii U/PS3 Frame-Rate Test

Platinum Games Reconfirms They Would Like To Make Bayonetta 3

Platinum Games have been long supporters of Nintendo platforms since their inception and it is no surprise they are interested in revisiting some of their golden IPs. Kotaku caught up with Platinum Games co-founder Atsushi Inaba at this year's BitSummit to discuss how the company feels about embarking on creating more sequels. Here's what he had to say. … Continue reading Platinum Games Reconfirms They Would Like To Make Bayonetta 3

Kamiya From Platinum Says He Has Ideas For Bayonetta 3 And Okami 2

Platinum Games has created a bunch of critically acclaimed games so far and they have a rosy future ahead of them, however what everyone wants to know is whether we are going to get a third game in the Bayonetta series after the magnificent Bayonetta 2. Platinum Games co-founder Hideki Kamiya has teased that he could … Continue reading Kamiya From Platinum Says He Has Ideas For Bayonetta 3 And Okami 2

Death Battle: Bayonetta Vs. Dante Coming March 16

ScrewAttack! the people behind a series of videos pitting popular pop culture characters against each other in a battle to the death, returns with a new Death Battle which will see Bayonetta and Devil May Cry's Dante fight against each other. Previews will begin on Wednesday March 2 and the full video will be aired … Continue reading Death Battle: Bayonetta Vs. Dante Coming March 16

NA: Bayonetta 2 eShop Price Now Reduced

Since Bayonetta 2's standalone release, the price of the downloadable eShop version has been significantly reduced in price. Hard copies of Bayonetta 2 originally launched in North America in October 2014 as a bundle that included a bonus disc and the original Bayonetta title for $59.99. The eShop version of Bayonetta 2 was $49.99 and once … Continue reading NA: Bayonetta 2 eShop Price Now Reduced

Kamiya Turned Down Opportunity For Bayonetta To Be In Project X Zone 2

Recent Tweets from Platinum Games founder and director, Hideki Kamiya, reveal that there was an offer for Bayonetta to appear in Project X Zone 2. He Tweeted that he had turned an offer down, however he is now regretting his decision. This was in response to a Tweet asking if he would consider letting Namco Bandai … Continue reading Kamiya Turned Down Opportunity For Bayonetta To Be In Project X Zone 2

Bayonetta And Platinum Games Were Discussed In Latest Famitsu Issue

Japanese magazine Famitsu celebrated the tenth anniversary of Platinum Games by interviewing some of the studio's staff members in its latest issue. Among those interviewed were Hideki Kamiya, Yusuke Hashimoto, Tatsuya Minami and Atsushi Inaba. The interview touched upon Bayonetta's directing process. Hideki Kamiya's style in directing was so harsh and tense that many employees felt … Continue reading Bayonetta And Platinum Games Were Discussed In Latest Famitsu Issue

Video: Did You Know Gaming? Takes A Look At Bayonetta

Informative YouTube channel Did You Know Gaming? has taken an extensive look at Platinum Games critically acclaimed Bayonetta. The franchise has sold over 3 million units and the sequel to Bayonetta was funded by Nintendo after being stuck in what is described as "development hell". Check out the video for plenty of enlightening facts. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NwqCpEK6iLY