Replace [12:06 p.m. ET]: Our unique article mistakenly attributed a tease for upcoming Bayonetta Three information to PlatinumGames, quite than the writer of the supply article. Whereas the builders at PlatinumGames did share their hopes for the approaching yr, they didn’t specify Bayonetta Three by identify. We’ve up to date the article and remorse the error.
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Not a lot has been seen of the third Bayonetta recreation since its preliminary announcement, nevertheless it appears like that may change pretty quickly. In a New 12 months’s chat, PlatinumGames’ Atsushi Inaba says there are numerous bulletins on the best way from the studio.
We will additionally count on extra information about Babylon’s Fall, which received a new gameplay trailer throughout Sony’s final State of Play stream earlier than the brand new yr, someday this summer season.
PlatinumGames can also be engaged on Bayonetta 3. After getting introduced throughout The Game Awards 2017, Bayonetta Three conspicuously disappeared from the general public eye. Yusuke Hashimoto, who labored on the primary Bayonetta and directed Bayonetta 2, departed PlatinumGames final February, although it was by no means confirmed if he was engaged on the third installment of the collection. It will be good to know that Bayonetta’s third journey is progressing indirectly, and from the sounds of it, we would know quickly.
Inaba and PlatinumGames president Kenichi Sato each confirmed that bulletins are on the best way from the studio in 2020, each huge and small. Coming off this yr’s surprising hit Astral Chain, the studio already has two extra video games within the works and does not appear to be displaying indicators of slowing down.
“Final yr, we mentioned that 2019 could be a yr the place the curtain rises for a brand new stage for PlatinumGames,” Sato says. “We’re a bit late on that, however I consider we’ll have a number of huge bulletins to ship early within the new yr, so please look ahead to that.”