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Bayonetta 2 launching in 2014 on Wii U

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 11, 2013 7:58am PDT

It is still pretty weird that Bayonetta 2 is a Wii U exclusive but hey, not weirder than a game where a witch fights angels with her gun-heeled shoes and giant legs made of her own hair. It'll launch in 2014, Nintendo confirmed during its E3 briefing today, and a new trailer...

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"hehe, you're preaching to the choir. I think she's one of the best female game characters too, ..."

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance coming to PC

By Alice O'Connor, May 17, 2013 9:30am PDT

When Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance was still Metal Gear Solid: Rising, it was supposed to be coming to PC as well as Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Then, the PC edition was silently ditched. Now, it's back. Developer PlatinumGames today confirmed that yes, lucky PCnauts will g...

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"So glad I waited. Playing Dragon's Dogma on my 360 right now and wishing it was on PC. Even if ..."

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Metal Gear Rising DLC trailer unleashes Blade Wolf

By Steve Watts, May 15, 2013 2:45pm PDT

A new trailer for Metal Gear Rising's "Blade Wolf" DLC shows off the robo-canine in action.

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"How's this bonkers? The last DLC was the best DLC in a long time of DLCs."

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Blade Wolf cuts into Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance on May 14

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 30, 2013 8:40am PDT

PlatinumGames had you playing a cybersamurai in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance's first story-expanding DLC, Jetstream, and soon you'll get to be a robowolf. The 'Blade Wolf' DLC starring Raiden's cybercanine chum will launch on May 14, publisher Konami announced today.

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The Wonderful 101 director warns haters of short games

By Steve Watts, Apr 30, 2013 7:30am PDT

The Wonderful 101 director warned players who "hate to finish a game the next day" after buying it that they shouldn't play his game. This set off some controversy that the executive producer tried to temper.

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Metal Gear Rising Jetstream DLC out today for $10

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 09, 2013 12:00pm PDT

As promised, the first real expansion pack for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is out today. The "Jetstream" DLC follows the exploits of Jetstream Sam in a side story that explains his origins and promises "multiple hours of gameplay."

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Jetstream and Blade Wolf DLC in April

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 14, 2013 6:00am PDT

As expected, publisher Konami has confirmed that the two Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance DLC packs starring Jetstream Sam and Blade Wolf, which it announced a while back for Japan, will indeed come westward. They're due to arrive on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 "starting this A...

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Look at Metal Gear Rising's silly DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 11, 2013 2:21pm PDT

Tomorrow, PS3 owners will be able to pick up their free exclusive DLC for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Take a sneak peek at the game's zany add-on content.

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"I have it and have played about an hour so far. It's enjoyable and it has that goofy Metal Gear ..."

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance 'VR Missions' coming next week

By Steve Watts, Mar 07, 2013 8:00am PST

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance's PS3-exclusive VR missions will launch March 12, and be free for a limited time.

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance review: ripped apart

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 19, 2013 12:00am PST

Platinum Games, developer of cult action hits like Bayonetta and Vanquish, clearly have the chops to make a great action game. But, can they make a great game that lives up to the Metal Gear name? Not quite.

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Vanquish and Mega Man X join PlayStation Plus Instant Collection

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 18, 2013 10:05am PST

PlayStation Plus members will be able to download Vanquish, a DUST 514 "Starter Pack," and Mega Man Maverick Hunter X this week.

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"maverick hunter x was really great. i wish they would redo the other X games, at least up to ..."

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Metal Gear Rising gets 30 exclusive VR missions on PS3

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 04, 2013 11:30am PST

The PS3 version of Metal Gear Rising will include exclusive DLC VR missions. The PlayStation-only pack adds 30 new missions to the game, a bonus that should easily sway any multi-console owners.

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Bayonetta coming to PSN on January 29

By John Keefer, Jan 24, 2013 4:00pm PST

Platinum Games' Bayonetta, featuring the butt-kicking witch with the too-slender legs, librarian glasses, and hair for clothes, will be coming to...

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"Would be nice to know if theyre fixing any bugs before selling it on psn"

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Platinum Games interested in Darksiders franchise

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2013 7:30am PST

Platinum Games has expressed an interest in both recruiting talent from Vigil Games and purchasing the Darksiders IP, though it says it would be "on the cheap."

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"Yeah, it was fun except that last time trial. I don't think I have ever gotten so frustrated at ..."

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Bayonetta 2 'like fighting the last boss from the very beginning'

By John Keefer, Jan 23, 2013 8:35am PST

Bayonetta 2 developer Platinum Games isn't ready to show any actual footage from their upcoming Wii U exclusive title, but they did open up the studio for a behind the scenes look at the game in development for today's Nintendo Direct.

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"Nintendo are publishing it this time i think, so thats why you won't see it on another console."

- WootheDave see all 43 comments