Category Archives: Bayonetta 2

Let’s Play Bayonetta (Part 9) ‘Space Harrier Baby!”


Francis continues his playthrough of Bayonetta on the Xbox 360! Boss Battles, Surfing, and more! Check out the edited replay below. 

Let’s Play Bayonetta (Part 9) – LiveStream Starts at 9:30 PM EST


Hey PE faithful! Just a friendly reminder that the Bayonetta Live Stream starts at 9:30 PM PST, right here on PE. Also check out my Bayonetta 2 Trailer Inspection when you get a chance. A lot of little details you might have missed from the Nintendo Direct can be found in it.  Watch the Live Stream below! 

Bayonetta 2 Trailer Inspection – New Powers, Details, and More

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Francis takes another look at the recent Bayonetta 2 trailer from Platinum Games. What secrets and details does it hide? Let’s take a look shall we? 

Bayonetta 2 – Japanese Nintendo Direct Trailer in 60FPS

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Tilmen from Nintendomination has posted the Japanese trailer for Bayonetta 2 in 60 FPS. If you download the HTML 5 video player on YouTube, and pump the resolution up to 720p, you’ll be in for a big treat. The graphics look spectacular.

Bayonetta 2 gets Features new ‘Umbran Climax’ Combos


Bayonetta 2 producer Yusuke Hashimoto has revealed many new details about the combat in Bayonetta 2. 

Bayonetta 2 – 60 FPS Gameplay Clips Released by Platinum Games

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Platinum Games has released two new gameplay clips of Bayonetta 2 in 60FPS. See both of them below.

Bayonetta 2 Might be the Wii U’s Best Looking game

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Bayonetta 2 might be the Wii U’s best looking game from a graphical standpoint, especially if the developers keep the 1080p 60 FPS targets they are going for. Check out these latest screenshots, Bayonetta has never looked better. 

Platinum Games Targeting a Summer Release for Bayonetta 2

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It seems like Bayonetta 2 will be heading to the Wii U this Summer. According to a google translated post on Platinum Games Blog, the firm is looking to release the game this summer. Read a snippet of the blog below.

Bayonetta 2 – Lumen Sage Trailer is Quite Amazing (720p)


Nintendo brought out a brand new trailer for Bayonetta 2 at today’s Nintendo Direct. The trailer detailed the backstory of Bayonetta 1, while introducing new plot elements of Bayonetta 2. Check it out below, it’s quite amazing.

Platinum Games and Next Level Games Re-tweet Tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct

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Ok, it might be time to get hyped for tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct guys and gals. In addition to Soraya Saga re-tweeting tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct, Platinum Games and Next Level Games have also re-tweeted the event. Does this mean we will get new information on Bayonetta 2 and whatever Next Level Games is working on? I hope so… PE community…..discuss below!

Let’s Play Bayonetta (Part 5) “Gun Pee”


Francis continues his Let’s Play of Bayonetta on the Xbox 360! Watch part 5 below! Make sure to subscribe to PE News Channel for more videos. Check out my Twitch TV channel for all the parts of this Let’s Play. 

Special: Bayonetta 2 Pedantic Port-Beggar Nintendo Direct

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Zen Gamer Zone Exclusive! A special Nintendo Direct hosted by Hideki Kamiya himself to address the port-beggars. After having to (once again) tell these Xbots & Ponies to “F**k Off”, Kamiya contacted me with an offer to broadcast a special Nintendo Direct concerning the matter. After a quick lesson in Japanese, I was ready to translate.

Kamiya is STILL Telling Users to “F**k off,” for Port-Begging for Bayonetta 2

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You would think at this point, people would understand Bayonetta 2 doesn’t happen unless Nintendo steps in. But no, there are still people on Twitter, port-begging on Hideki Kamiya’s page. This exchange below was posted on January 9th of 2014. 

Bayonetta 2 Simply Stuns on Wii U, Graphics, Gameplay and Frame rate are Superior to Bayonetta 1


Tilmen from Nintendomination has provided instructions on how to watch Bayonetta 2 in 60 FPS on YouTube. OMG, its glorious, fast, detailed, and quite amazing. Watch the video here. Anybody doubting the Wii U is “next-gen” is seriously mistaken. The whole time it the game ran in 60FPS, with better textures, details, and action on-screen. 

Platinum Games Hypes up Bayonetta 2 on Wii U in 2014

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Platinum Games lacks no confidence when it comes to their IPs, and Bayonetta 2 is no different. The firm has hyped up Bayonetta 2 with New Year’s Card featuring the heroine herself. 

Bayonetta PS3 vs Bayonetta 2 Wii U – Graphics Comparison


Hardware Gamer has done a crude comparison of the PS3 version of Bayonetta, to Bayonetta 2 on the Wii U. The Footage just goes back and forth between the versions. And unfortunately, you have to listen to IGN’s Greg Miller. Watch the footage below.

Kamiya and Platinum Games says 2014 is a big year


Hideki Kamiya and Platinum Games are heading into a big year. Their flagship title, Bayonetta 2, is dropping exclusively on Wii U. Famitsu asked a number of developers what their key phrases for 2014 are. And Hideki Kamiya has an interesting quote. 

GameStop Lists Bayonetta 2 for May 2014


According to a GameStop listing, Bayonetta 2 will be released on Wii U on May 1, 2014. See it for yourself here. What do you guys think? Will Bayonetta 2 release in May 2014?  Thanks DylanWins for the tip!

Platinum’s Creative Producer Hates Bayonetta 2 “Port-Begging”


Platinum Games creative director JP Kellams is getting kinda tired of the “port-beggers” on Facebook. Anything he posts on Bayonetta 2 to the Facebook page gets barraged with fans asking them to port the game over to other systems. Hear what he has to say on the matter below.

Platinum Games is Confident they Could port the Original Bayonetta to Wii U Before Bayonetta 2′s Release

Platinum Games Hideki Kamiya, has stated on Twitter, that the team could port the original Bayonetta to the Wii U before Bayonetta 2′s release next year.

Kamiya Reiterates Platinum Wants to Release Bayonetta 1 on Wii U, but its Nintendo’s Decision


 Hideki Kamiya has stated that Platinum Games wants to release Bayonetta 1 on the Wii U, but its really up to Nintendo.

More Bayonetta 2 Off-Screen Footage


Check out some more off-screen footage of Bayonetta 2 on Wii U.

Bayonetta 2 NYCC Comic-Con Interview

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David Young from Nintendo, discusses Bayonetta 2 for Wii U.

Hideki Kamiya to Those Asking About Bayonetta 2′s Wii U Exclusivity: “F*ck Off”


I think Hideki Kamiya has had enough of people questioning Bayonetta 2′s exclusivity to the Wii U. Because he gave all these people a nice Tweet on his Twitter page.

Bayonetta Bloody Fate Anime Film’s Full Trailer


Bayonetta is getting her own fully featured film this year, called Bayonetta Bloody Fate. Check out the first trailer here.

Playeressence’s Top 5 Most Anticipated Games of 2014

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Furious Francis counts down his top 5 most anticipated games for 2014! Subscribe to my new PE Reviews channel to get all the latest reviews, top 5′s, and more.

Off Screen Bayonetta 2 Footage from NYCC


More footage of Bayonetta 2 from the New York Comic-Con 2013.

More Bayonetta 2 Footage

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Here is some more Bayonetta 2 footage. 

Bayonetta Anime Movie gets its First Trailer


Apparently there was a rumor a while back about a Bayonetta movie in production. After years of speculation, the Bayonetta movie has been confirmed to be real, first trailer here.

Hideki Kamiya has a Special Message for Bayonetta and The Wonderful 101 fans

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Check out this special message from Platinum Games director Hideki Kamiya for Bayonetta and The Wonderful 101 fans. 

Siliconera Claims Bayonetta 2 is in 1080p Resolution

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The gaming publication Siliconera has claimed that Bayonetta 2 is rendered in 1080p. We already know the game aims for 60FPS, and from the demo builds it’s been pretty much confirmed it holds that framerate most of the time. Here what they had to say about Bayonetta 2 below. 

Nintendo’s Eurogamer Expo Line-up Includes Bayonetta 2, DKC TF, and Sonic Lost World

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Nintendo has announced their Eurogamer Expo line-up and it includes some big titles like Bayonetta 2, Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze, and Super Mario 3D World. Get the full line-up of Wii U and 3DS games below. 

PE Now! Pokemon ND, Killer Instinct 60fps, and Bayonetta 2 Awesomeness

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On PE Now! A Pokemon Themed Nintendo Direct, Killer Instinct will NOT be in 1080p, and Bayonetta 2 is going to somehow look even better!