What got you interested into buying it?

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#1 Posted by Alphiehyr (1178 posts) -

Initially I thought the setting was in a fictional world with a hot chick, guns and magic in a DMC-style gameplay until I found out that it was a magical world "built" on the 19th century (1900-1999) which led to my cancellation of the preorder.
 
Nazi-like weapons, old fashion cars, bars and clothing as depicted in some gameplay trailers of Bayonetta. This is exactly why I'm no longer getting it nor trying it. I just find it very depressing playing a game with a 19th century theme to it.

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#2 Posted by hakunin (471 posts) -

That's an... interesting reason to not get the game.
 
Well I knew I would buy it the moment the phrase "Developed by Platinum Games, Directed by Hideki Kamiya" was first uttered.

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#3 Edited by cmo7 (19 posts) -
@hakunin said:

" That's an... interesting reason to not get the game.  Well I knew I would buy it the moment the phrase "Developed by Platinum Games, Directed by Hideki Kamiya" was first uttered. "

This. 
 
   Alphiehyr, 1900-1999 its 20th century, not 19th. You are a weird guy.
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#4 Posted by Icemael (6860 posts) -
@hakunin said:
"I knew I would buy it the moment the phrase "Developed by Platinum Games, Directed by Hideki Kamiya" was first uttered."
Pretty much this.
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#5 Posted by Forcen (2292 posts) -

Devil May Cry like gameplay with not as high difficulty.
Silly, over the top themes and visuals. 
A violence level almost on par with Madworld.
Shooting guns on you legs, while standing on your hands.

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#6 Posted by Alphiehyr (1178 posts) -

I just found out that the game had a poor porting for PS3. I doubt anyone would be getting a PS3 copy unless they don't mind the poor graphics and frame rate issues.

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#7 Posted by Linkyshinks (11400 posts) -
@hakunin said:
 "Developed by Platinum Games, Directed by Hideki Kamiya "
 
This.
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#8 Posted by Maxszy (2155 posts) -
@Alphiehyr said:
" I just found out that the game had a poor porting for PS3. I doubt anyone would be getting a PS3 copy unless they don't mind the poor graphics and frame rate issues. "
And where did you just *hear* this?
 
*sigh*
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#9 Edited by Meltac (2008 posts) -
@Maxszy said:

" @Alphiehyr said:

" I just found out that the game had a poor porting for PS3. I doubt anyone would be getting a PS3 copy unless they don't mind the poor graphics and frame rate issues. "
And where did you just *hear* this?  *sigh* "
It's pretty known that Bayonetta on the PS3 an is lesser good port. Platinum Games said themselves.
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#10 Edited by Linkyshinks (11400 posts) -
@Maxszy said:

" @Alphiehyr said:

" I just found out that the game had a poor porting for PS3. I doubt anyone would be getting a PS3 copy unless they don't mind the poor graphics and frame rate issues. "
And where did you just *hear* this?  *sigh* "
  
It's been known for a while now, even before the demo's came out, some media sources in Japan were already calling the PS3 version a tragic after playing the PS3 build. 

http://www.giantbomb.com/bayonetta/61-20710/bayonetta-demo-detailed/35-264707/#11 - the first major rumblings came about after the PS3 demo was released in Japan, minus a level (Falling Clock Tower)

http://www.giantbomb.com/bayonetta/61-20710/bayonetta-ps3-maybe-one-of-the-worst-ports-in-a-long-time-pics/35-273515/#22 - clear visual evidence of the gulf in quality. it's appallingly bad, it has to be said.
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#11 Posted by nanikore (2755 posts) -

Absolutely nothing. I'm not getting this game, even though there's a hot lady in it.

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#12 Posted by Maxszy (2155 posts) -
@Linkyshinks said:
" @Maxszy said:

" @Alphiehyr said:

" I just found out that the game had a poor porting for PS3. I doubt anyone would be getting a PS3 copy unless they don't mind the poor graphics and frame rate issues. "
And where did you just *hear* this?  *sigh* "
  
It's been known for a while now, even before the demo's came out, some media sources in Japan were already calling the PS3 version a tragic after playing the PS3 build. 

http://www.giantbomb.com/bayonetta/61-20710/bayonetta-demo-detailed/35-264707/#11 - the first major rumblings came about after the PS3 demo was released in Japan, minus a level (Falling Clock Tower)

http://www.giantbomb.com/bayonetta/61-20710/bayonetta-ps3-maybe-one-of-the-worst-ports-in-a-long-time-pics/35-273515/#22 - clear visual evidence of the gulf in quality. it's appallingly bad, it has to be said. "
Ahhh well my apologies then, for thinking that thought just came out of no where. Was not aware of this! Thanks! :-)

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