To commemorate the launch of the Japanese Twitter account @platinumgames_j, designer/director Yusuke Hashimoto @PG_y_hashimoto helped Platinum games out with a original Bayonetta illustration. It didn't take much imagination or wishful thinking to see the suggestion of a Nintendo Switch design in the art. See if you agree after the jump.
PlatinumGames' Vanquish has enjoyed a modest but vocal fanbase since its 2010 launch on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, and it might be making its way to PC next. While nothing has been confirmed, a possible hint arrived as part of a 22KB update for the PC version of Bayonetta. The contents of the update? Oh, you know, just a small Vanquish image that can be found in the Extras folder.
The Steam launch of Bayonetta was reason to celebrate. Mari Shimazaki, the cult 3rd person action game's original character designer, joined the hype with launch tribute art, which was then shared by PlatinumGames. Get a look after the jump.
Sega recently shared a Bayonetta-related countdown, but it coincided with an 8-bit game on April 1, so the results could have been anything. The countdown is over now, and it ended with the surprise launch of Bayonetta on Steam.
Ever wanted to see Bayonetta reimagined as an 8-bit character? Sega has released a special new free download called 8-Bit Bayonetta, which you can play on PC via Steam. Hit the jump for more info!
The dust has certainly settled on the amiibo craze over recent months, but there's an exciting addition on the horizon. When a character joins Super Smash Bros. it's pretty much a foregone conclusion that an amiibo is on the way, and now we have some physical evidence of the upcoming Bayonetta figure. Read on for more.
Nintendo set an official release date for the Bayonetta and Corrin Super Smash Bros. DLC. Both characters will be joining the fight in North America on February 3, with Europe and Japan to follow on February 4. Hit the jump for more.
Nintendo posted a new Japanese TV commercial for Super Smash Bros., offering up another look at its latest roster additions. Watch more footage of Final Fantasy VII's Cloud, Fire Emblem Fates' Corrin, and Bayonetta after the jump.