New Bayonetta info coming this week

#1 Posted by Lawrens (688 posts) -

Tweeted Hashimoto earlier today, "Good morning. It looks like we'll be able to share new information related to Bayonetta this week. Look forward to it."

There's no indication in Hashimoto's post about what kind of information we can expect.

This may not be related, but Game Jouhou points out that in a past interview with an overseas publication, Hashimoto expressed interest in doing a spinoff that takes a different approach to the Bayonettta world.

http://www.andriasang.com/e/blog/2010/08/02/new_bayonetta_info

Wonder what it could be, Viewtiful Jeanne? Space Hairier? Bald Space Marine Rodin? Bayonetta: Special Edition? A proper ps3 port? Official Bayonetta h-manga? Or nothing at all?

Was just going through the game again yesterday to get rid of those ugly stone trophies, I hope it's news for a sequel or spinoff.

#2 Posted by Redbullet685 (6085 posts) -

Bayonetta 2 maybe.

#3 Posted by Linkin10362 (591 posts) -

God, I want a spinoff where you play as Rodin.

#4 Edited by futrstyl (19 posts) -

Graphic novel? 
 
Co-op multiplayer with Rodin and Bayonetta would be kick ass.

#5 Posted by Dawglet (313 posts) -

I'M PUMPED AS HELL.

#6 Posted by Icemael (6364 posts) -

Sequel? Spinoff? Bayonetta-branded Cheerios? 
 
Either way, I'm fucking pumped.

#7 Posted by JJWeatherman (14570 posts) -

Having just finished Bayonetta not super long ago, I'm kinda excited about this announcement.

#8 Posted by Make_Me_Mad (3116 posts) -

Considering that I got Bayonetta at Launch and have not yet gone more than 3 days without playing it extensively, I am eagerly awaiting this news.  Fingers crossed for investigative adventure game starring Enzo and Rodin.

#9 Posted by AK_the_Twilight (52 posts) -
@Redbullet685:  As awesome as Bayonetta 2 would be, it does seem a bit early.
#10 Posted by Landon (4164 posts) -

Word?

#11 Posted by JJOR64 (19065 posts) -

:-)

#12 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3489 posts) -

Bayonetta 2 please!!!!!!!!!!!

#13 Posted by Jost1 (2078 posts) -
@Redbullet685 said:
" Bayonetta 2 maybe. "
I hope hope hope hope hope
#14 Posted by animateria (3265 posts) -

A PS3 version that doesn't suck maybe.

#15 Posted by NemesisTheory (35 posts) -
@Dawglet said:
" I'M PUMPED AS HELL. "
GET HYPE!
 
I loved Bayonetta. This news makes me squirm with joy. Premature, sure, but I'll take anything at this point as even Devil May Cry 5 has been MIA for a while now.
#16 Posted by OllyOxenFree (4987 posts) -

DLC maaaaaaybe?  Like a Challenge Tower of some sorts.  Maaaaaaaaaaaaaaybe.

#17 Posted by Cerogravian (344 posts) -

I'm up for anything mentioned here, besides the challenge DLC. That would not be enough for me to grab, but anything else and I will be all over it!

#18 Edited by Lawrens (688 posts) -
#19 Posted by Gamer_152 (14109 posts) -
@Lawrens: I'm glad I didn't get my hopes up when I saw this thread title, still news on a Bayonetta 2 would have been awesome.
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#20 Posted by buzz_killington (3532 posts) -

That's pretty shitty.

#21 Posted by BabyChooChoo (4809 posts) -
@animateria said:
" A PS3 version that doesn't suck maybe. "
This x100
#22 Posted by sickVisionz (1268 posts) -

That was disappointing.  I know some people who would like this game so I guess it's good that it's going to the greatest hits collection.  Maybe they'll buy a legit copy rather than a used on now. 
 
If someone was to do a spin-off, I'd hope it'd be Bio-Ware licensing the game engine to make Jade Empire sequel that is as good a blend of kung-fu action and RPG as ME2 is 3rd person shooter and RPG.

#23 Posted by TaliciaDragonsong (8606 posts) -

Needs moar Rodin.
Guy was bloody awesome.

#24 Posted by Elazul (1327 posts) -
@Lawrens said:
"Space Hairier?"
Clearly this is the only logical conclusion.
#25 Posted by Dawglet (313 posts) -

I'M DEPRESSED AS HELL.

#26 Posted by Make_Me_Mad (3116 posts) -
@sickVisionz:
The world can never have enough Jade Empire.

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