Bayonetta 2 News

February2018

July2017

  • Random Did PlatinumGames Just Tease Bayonetta For Switch?

    Fly me to the moon

    Depending on how optimistic a person you are, PlatinumGames may have just dropped a hint that Bayonetta is Switch-bound. The popular series - which began life on the PS3 and Xbox 360 before shifting to the Wii U thanks to Nintendo co-funding development - has been dormant since the second game, but has a massive base of fans...

May2017

April2017

  • News That Bayonetta Countdown, Unsurprisingly, Was for a PC Port

    Shoots up the Steam charts

    When SEGA published the old '8-bit Bayonetta' game as a freebie on Steam for April Fools' Day, the safe assumption was that a related countdown was for a PC port of the original. Of course, the nature of countdowns meant that fantasies could be voiced, such as the prospect of Bayonetta 3. Well, those of us awaiting that...

  • News Sega Countdown Site Teases Bayonetta News Next Week

    Could we be getting Bayonetta 3?

    Sega has launched a countdown site for what appears to be another entry in the Bayonetta series. Visit this URL and you'll be presented with a mostly black screen along with days, hours and minutes counting down. In the background, it's possible to make out Bayonetta's iconic gun-packing high-heels. At the time of...

September2016

June2016

February2016

January2016

  • Feature Why We're Still Playing... Bayonetta 1 & 2

    Tom Whitehead on why nearly dislocating his thumbs is fun

    When Bayonetta was confirmed as the final character in Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS, I couldn't help but be amused. Here's a character that's spent two games torturing and spanking (literally, at points) angels from heaven and demons from hell. When a combo move is achieved her outfit...

  • News Bayonetta 2 to Have a Standalone North American Release on 19th February

    Will set you back $29.99

    Bayonetta 2 remains one of the finest exclusive releases on Wii U, though back in October 2014 it had an interesting, and slightly muddled, release. After flip-flopping on details following its initial E3 reveal, Nintendo's regional subsidiaries ended up taking different approaches when publishing the PlatinumGames title. In...

  • News PlatinumGames Will Celebrate Its 10th Anniversary This Year

    Here's to the next ten

    On 2nd February PlatinumGames will celebrate its 10th Anniversary, a fact it's reminded us of as part of its New Year post to fans. The studio that evolved from key members of Clover Studio (which was funded by Capcom and produced brilliant games such as Okami) has rapidly earned a reputation for high quality and exciting...

November2015

October2015

  • Feature Ten Wii U and 3DS Games That Are Perfect for Halloween

    Get spooked on the go and at home

    Well, the night is here, when we indulge in dressing up and scares like there's no tomorrow. Halloween has become increasingly popular all around the world, and a decent option for getting our share of spooks is to jump into the action with some suitable games. Despite the - inaccurate - perception that Nintendo...

February2015

January2015

December2014

November2014

  • Video What Is Contained Within The Lush Euro-Only Bayonetta 2 First Print Edition?

    Find out with your trusty guide, Lydia

    Bayonetta 2's gorgeous First Print Edition is pretty special, but don't just take our word for it — cast your eyes over the unboxing video below to see the proof for yourself! This chunky pack — exclusive to Europe — contains not only the Wii U exclusive sequel, but its critically acclaimed forerunner as...

  • News Bayonetta 2 Falls From UK Charts After One Week

    Lack of stock or interest?

    Sales for Bayonetta 2 have dropped disappointingly quickly in the UK, so much so that the game is no longer within the top 40. Despite Nintendo's best advertising efforts, Platinum Games' exceptional game has failed to sustain any presence in the UK market. It remains number two in Wii U games alone, but has not had not...

October2014