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News: Want Bayonetta 2 On PS4 And Xbox One? You Might As Well Ask For Zelda Or Mario, Jokes Kamiya

Want Bayonetta 2 On PS4 And Xbox One? You Might As Well Ask For Zelda Or Mario, Jokes Kamiya

"If Nintendo doesn’t say yes, it’s not going to happen"

As has been mentioned several times in the past, Bayonetta 2 simply wouldn't exist if it weren't for Nintendo. The sequel was started with Sega's support, but when that company pulled out, the project almost collapsed before Nintendo stepped in. Despite this knowledge, lots of Sony and...

News: Hideki Kamiya Explains Reasoning For Not Leading Bayonetta 2 Development

Hideki Kamiya Explains Reasoning For Not Leading Bayonetta 2 Development

"It's not that I don't want to make sequels – I really do!"

Although yet to receive a release window beyond a vague "2014", Bayonetta 2 is a highly anticipated arrival on the Wii U; it's also easy to forget that, when confirmed for the system in August 2012, large parts of the internet given up to game forums suffered a meltdown. While the...

News: Hideki Kamiya "Would Be Honoured" If One Of His Creations Made It Into Smash Bros.

Hideki Kamiya "Would Be Honoured" If One Of His Creations Made It Into Smash Bros.

Not so keen on making Star Fox anymore, however

The Wonderful 101 creator Hideki Kamiya has revealed to Polygon that he'd love to see one of his characters make it into a Super Smash Bros. title. Arguably one of Japan's most recognisable developers, Kamiya has always insisted that he's a massive Nintendo fan, and he's clearly keen to be involved...

Interview: Hideki Kamiya on The Wonderful 101, Bayonetta 2 and Working With Nintendo

Hideki Kamiya on The Wonderful 101, Bayonetta 2 and Working With Nintendo

Talks with us about inspiration, sequels, and Internet meltdowns

Hideki Kamiya's personality ripples across everything he touches, growing in strength as it travels and comes out like a roar. His signature, hardcore style is found in a long line of original gems like Viewtiful Joe and Bayonetta; these are titles that, arguably, couldn't have come...

News: Kamiya: Nintendo "Totally Respected" The Creativity Of Platinum During Wonderful 101 Development

Kamiya: Nintendo "Totally Respected" The Creativity Of Platinum During Wonderful 101 Development

Famed designer still wants to work on Star Fox, too

The Wonderful 101 is Platinum's first title for the Wii U and has met with widespread critical acclaim, scoring 9/10 in our review. Eurogamer recently sat down with director Hideki Kamiya to chat about the production of the title and Platinum's relationship with Nintendo, and the resultant comments...

News: Wonderful 101 Team Is Platinum's Biggest Ever, Game Has More Content Than Bayonetta

Wonderful 101 Team Is Platinum's Biggest Ever, Game Has More Content Than Bayonetta

"I think the real game begins the second time through"

The Wonderful 101 director Hideki Kamiya has been speaking to the Japanese magazine Famitsu about the forthcoming game, and has revealed that the project is one of the biggest in the young company's history: We've never used this size of a team and this amount of time to build a game before,...

News: Platinum's Hideki Kamiya Claims He Doesn't Own A Wii U

Platinum's Hideki Kamiya Claims He Doesn't Own A Wii U

Also takes to Twitter to confirm The Wonderful 101 Nintendo Direct

Platinum's Hideki Kamiya is the kind of guy who probably shouldn't be allowed a Twitter account. He's made some pretty strong statements in the past and seems to delight in winding up people who send him inane comments on the popular social network site, often forcing fellow Platinum...

News: Rivalry Between Bayonetta 2 And Wonderful 101 Teams Helping Drive Development

Rivalry Between Bayonetta 2 And Wonderful 101 Teams Helping Drive Development

Hideki Kamiya reveals the playful one-upmanship within Platinum

Platinum Games is responsible for two of the Wii U's most eagerly-awaited third-party exclusives: Bayonetta 2 and The Wonderful 101. These two games look set to make good use of the console's unique GamePad controller, and will surely contain the kind of over-the-top action that...