Platinum Games News


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."

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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. ..."

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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."

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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.


NieR: Automata announced for PlayStation 4

By Daniel Perez, Oct 29, 2015 7:15am PDT

Square Enix has unveiled its new NieR game, called NieR: Automata. Find out what you can expect from the game, as well as see its first gameplay trailer, here.


"Haha indeed they did. Bayonetta was soooo good. (i can no play Bayo 2 and it makes me sad =("

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Star Fox Zero - hands-on at GameStop Expo

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 09, 2015 11:00am PDT

Shacknews got a first look at Star Fox Zero back at E3 2015 and... the first impression wasn't great. But surely, veteran Star Fox player Ozzie will have a better first impression from this year's GameStop Expo, right? Well... 


"They better scrape this, or change it. From what I've read the controls are rubbish."

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Transformers: Devastation trailer highlights Autobots' crazy combos

By Daniel Perez, Aug 26, 2015 1:51pm PDT

A new trailer shows off how each character will have their own movesets as they fight against the Decepticons.


"Wow. I'm not even into Transformers anymore and that looks badass."

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Gamescom 2015: Scalebound Revealed; Giant Sized Adventure Awaits

By Steven Wong, Aug 04, 2015 7:25am PDT

Scalebound was revealed at Gamescom 2015, and invloves dragons, monsters, and plenty of combat.


"I was bothered much more by the main character needing to put on headphones for his jams before ..."

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Transformers: Devastation's first trailer is definitely more than meets the eye

By Daniel Perez, Jul 09, 2015 1:22pm PDT

Activision and Platinum Games have released the first trailer for Transformers: Devastation today at SDCC.


"I'm with you on this. ID like some variety other then brawling."

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