NieR Automata is due for release on PS4 at the start of March 2017, but fans are able to get a hands-on as of today thanks to a playable demo launching on the PlayStation Store. It has the rather unwieldy title of NieR Automata DEMO 120161128, but offers a solid half-hour chunk of gameplay for Platinum Games’ new project. You can ...
Platinum Games’ sexy, sensational Umbra Witch Bayonetta has been revealed as the winner of the Super Smash Bros character ballot. From April until October this year, fans voted for the video game character they most wanted to see as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. Tonight, game director Masahiro Sakurai revealed that the ...
New details of Yoko Taro’s next game Nier: Automata debuted during a presentation at Paris Games Week on the 29th October, 2015. This follow-up to Nier, developed by Platinum Games, is set to run at 60fps and will be in the vein of spectacle fighters Platinum is known for. The titular Automata are the mechanical antagonists of the game who ...
Shortly before the release of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Konami’s marketing team commissioned the London-based mural artists EndOfTheLine to create three giant advertisements for the game in Leeds, Liverpool and London. The towering murals were replicas of Yoji Shinkawa‘s design of Metal Gear Rising’s Raiden, in Shinkawa’s very distinctive Metal Gear style. EndOfTheLine have also been involved in other gaming ...
So Recently Platinum games released a sequel to their incredibly popular 2010 release Bayonetta, the oh-so-creatively titled Bayonetta 2, an apparent ‘powerful step forward for the Hack and slash genre’. However, as the swath of high scores came in from gaming publications, the box art alone reminds how much progress remains to be accomplished in our society. A number of the ...