(Wii U)

Bayonetta 2 (Wii U)

Game Profile

Bayonetta Makes Her Return

In this climactic sequel to the critically acclaimed BAYONETTA action game, players will be on the edge of their seats from start to finish. Brimming with epic, gorgeous cut scenes and battles that are more exhilarating than ever, this game never lets up on the action. Fight on top of a jet as it soars through a downtown city. Duke it out against a giant angel, who bears a whip for an arm, on top of a speeding train. And take to the skies in a fight against a demonic monster while ascending to the top of a skyscraper.


  • Armed with new weapons and abilities, Bayonetta has her enemies baffled by her new moves and torture attacks. In exchange for magic points, she can unleash a new ability called Umbra Climax to summon demonic monsters and deliver mighty attacks repeatedly.
  • Choose between Normal and Touch play styles. The Normal Mode represents thetechnical control scheme unique to BAYONETTA, an acclaimed control scheme that fans of the previous game love and all action game fans will enjoy. The Touch Mode, on the other hand, offers a more convenient play style for those unfamiliar with action games or simply looking for a new spin on action. Players can use the Wii U GamePad controller’s touch screen controls to easily manipulate Bayonetta as she moves, attacks and evades enemies.
  • Bayonetta’s longtime friend and fellow Umbra Witch, Jeanne, appears in the game (as a non-playable character) to assist Bayonetta in performing combination attacks and in doling out intense punishment against enemies.
  • Take the action off the big screen and enjoy off-TV play using the Wii U GamePad controller.

Game Review


Europe PAL Version

Posted by Thomas Whitehead

Spellbinding and brutal

The Wii U library is small, but also diverse and exciting; Bayonetta 2 from Platinum Games arrives as a system exclusive to forge its own brilliantly destructive path. Its arrival with a port of the original Bayonetta gives Nintendo gamers an opportunity...

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User Comments (23)



Electricmastro said:

I find it funny that to own and play the whole Bayonetta series, you're required to own two consoles from 2 companies who are rivals against in each other.



galaxygarrison said:

Don't be mad at Nintendo or Platinum Games, be mad at Sega if you don't like that it will be a Wii U exclusive. Sega didn't value the game, and it would've never seen a part 2 if Nintendo didn't step in. All the haters can simply use your imaginations and act like part 2 doesn't exist if you don't wish to buy a Wii U to get Bayonetta 2. hahaaaa!



Varia01 said:

I doubt I'll be allowed to play this, but it looks cool. I didn't expect all those flying monsters that Bayonetta has to fight. The gameplay looks fun, the graphics are good, the artwork and design is awesome, and the story is probably good too. Once again, I may not be allowed to play this. I hope you guys enjoy this though.



BayonettaLuver said:

I am super UPSET WITH LOVEYDOVEYING Nintendo really? Why can't they make it for ps3? They LOST so many fans I LOVE Bayonetta I waited two years to get the first one I recently got it was really excited for number two and now can't play gotta go buy a piece of doggiedoodoopoopie wii U the wii u wasn't as good as Nintendo thought it actually is a waste of time I darn well hope they make this game available for all fans not just wii fans I like the wii I do but the wii U? Not so much it is pointless in my eyes Its completely utterly un fair I wanna just smash the wii u and throw the pieces of it at the Nintendo building HUGE MISTAKE they are losing fans fast and it hasn't even come out says a lot. I rest my case </3 Ps, No offense to all Wii and Wii U fans you enjoy what you enjoy it's you're choice

Profanity is against our rules -Lz



Dreamz said:

The choice was between Bayonetta for only the Wii U or no Bayonetta at all. While obviously I'm biased since I have a U, I would think the former is still better no matter what.



beaks said:

First off, Nintendo is king! Bayonetta I think would make a great Wii U exclusive, plus part1 comes with part2! ( only in disk form, not downloadable version ) I love my Wii U more than my Xbox One, maybe if Xbox had more games like bayonetta I would be playing it more, but they don't, Wii U does! I hope Wii U keeps up its awesome EXCLUSIVES, NOT TIMED EXCLUSIVES ( my opinion the stupidest thing ever for gaming) and continue there awesomeness! GO BIG N!



Kolzig said:

I wonder how much more in Europe will the "special edition" cost. Always NoE tries to cheat...

"Bayonetta 2 (Special Edition with Bayonetta)" only in Europe.



furryfoxman said:

Does anyone know if all UK versions come with the original Bayonetta or do I have to get a "special edition" to get both together?



Jdlok said:

@odd69 Play the game, you will than see what the hype is about. I've been playing since 85', this is one of the best games I've ever played. You won't understand the hype playing on the internet.



devinias said:

If I purchase #2, how much will #1 be??? Just curious, cause I know the two pack discs are about $60. Do they discount it down to equal out to that for both on the eshop if I buy both?

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