Platinum Games News


Bayonetta PC Remaster Hits Steam Today! 'There's More to Come,' Says Sega

By John Keefer, Apr 11, 2017 9:50am PDT

That 8-bit tease for April Fool's Day really did lead to something bigger.


"Somewhere, in the dark corners of this world, archvile is driving in his Bayonetta themed car ..."

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Nier: Automata Review: For The Glory Of Mankind

By Josh Barnes , Mar 09, 2017 3:30pm PST

Platinum Games brings Yoko Taro's madness to life as stylishly as possible, but can it live up to the original? Our review.


"This game sounds really great. it's next in line after I finish Zelda and then the second half ..."

- Boxelder see all 14 comments

Xbox boss Phil Spencer says Microsoft will still 'take risks' following Scalebound's cancellation

By David Craddock, Jan 11, 2017 2:15pm PST

Spencer hopes to strike a balance between independent projects and internal, first-party development.


"I was super hyped when it got announced, but the last trailer looked awful imo, and as I recall ..."

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Scalebound is Cancelled According to Microsoft

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 09, 2017 1:55pm PST

This Platinum title isn't going gold.


"No tears from me. Not my kinda game, so it just looked like a turd"

- jackomack see all 4 comments

NieR: Automata Gets a Release Data and a New Trailer

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 05, 2016 10:45am PST

Red-hot Android action is coming to a PlayStation 4 near you.


"Totally, I agree 100%. Sony have been KING this year and have killed it, its going to take a ..."

- valcan_s see all 6 comments

Square Enix announces NieR: Automata is coming to PC in early 2017

By Daniel Perez, Aug 17, 2016 7:11am PDT

It appears Square Enix doesn't realize what the word 'exclusive' means now that NieR: Automata is coming to PC.


"Awesome! This is amazing news I am so happy right now :) Damn this year owns for video games hey."

- valcan_s see all 5 comments

Platinum Games teases Vanquish PC port

By David Craddock, Aug 04, 2016 12:30pm PDT

In a lengthy interview reflecting on 10 years of Platinum titles, the co-founder teased touching up Vanquish.


"I might not say "best", but it's waaaaay up there near the top. It's definitely got one of the ..."

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E3 2016: Scalebound rises from the ashes on Xbox One and Windows 10

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 13, 2016 10:36am PDT

It's been several months since we've last heard about Scalebound, but today, Microsoft has once again highlighted Platinum Games' upcoming title.


Report: PlatinumGames president steps down

By John Keefer, Apr 21, 2016 9:55am PDT

The move would come as the company's latest title Star Fox Zero hits the market,


"If you fuck up Platinum you gotta go. He wasn't a Nude Maker guy, he wasn't a Clover guy, he was ..."

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Star Fox Zero Review: Crash Course

By Steve Watts, Apr 20, 2016 8:00am PDT

Star Fox Zero is nearly a remake of the series' most popular installment, but is this series still clever as a fox? Our review.


"Maybe so, but the technology innovations did made those versions a big deal at the time. Without ..."

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TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan teams up for May release

By Daniel Perez, Mar 14, 2016 7:02am PDT

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles need just a little more cooking time with their Mutagen before they're ready for battle.


"I love everything Platinum do. Great for playing on an exercise bike!"

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TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan comes out of its shell this summer

By Daniel Perez, Jan 26, 2016 6:27am PST

Platinum Games has 'officially leaked' its upcoming title, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan.


"Cool, looks good I really like what Platinum games has been doing lately I hope they keep it up. ..."

- valcan_s see all 9 comments

Xbox One exclusive Scalebound won't hatch until 2017

By Daniel Perez, Jan 04, 2016 6:28am PST

One of Microsoft's highly-anticipated Xbox One titles will need to spend a bit more time in its nest.


"That main character looks like something out of a bad YA novel adapted for the CW. "

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New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game being developed by Platinum Games

By Daniel Perez, Dec 01, 2015 7:15am PST

Platinum Games has made some incredible action games, so we're really hoping they can do the TMNT franchise justice.


"Hopefully there is an April O'Neil / Bayonetta crossover in the game."

- baron calamity see all 4 comments

Transformers: Devastation pre-order DLC is available to everyone next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 05, 2015 12:50pm PST

Those that didn't get a chance to pick up a three pack of character skins and weapons for Transformers: Devastation will get their opportunity next week, as the pre-order DLC becomes available to everyone.