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Platinum Games to self-publish two 'healthy' sized games

Platinum Games are planning to self-publish two undisclosed titles in the future. These games, though relatively large in budget, won't quite reach the AAA-esque levels of some of the studio's more famous titles, such as Bayonetta or NieR: ...

 
 
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The Transformers games were delisted on Steam

Today marked the beginning of Steam's Winter Sale and that means folks are poking around to potentially give older games a second chance now that they're discounted. With that in mind, I hope you weren't in the mood for Transformers over th...

 
 
 
 
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Bayonetta 1 and 2 are heading to the Switch!

Bayonetta 1 and 2 are officially making their way to the Nintendo Switch with a release date set for February 16, 2018! Notably, the first game will be included as a downloadable copy.

 
 
 
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Square Enix is hiring for a NieR project

Months later, it's still such a wonderful feeling knowing that NieR: Automata is selling as well as it is and people are loving the game enough to consider it one of the year's best releases. Would you like more where it came from? Not to s...

 
 
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Okami HD brings 4K and mini-games to PS4, Xbox One, and PC

All the rumors have come true; Okami HD is officially happening and it's coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in 4K. All versions will be available both digitally and physically in North America and Europe on December 12, 2017 fo...

 
 
 
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Okami HD likely headed to PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Okami HD has been rated by the Korean Game Ratings Board for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC suggesting upcoming releases on those platforms. This corroborates a report by Laura Kate Dale that PS4 and Xbox One ports are coming this Chr...

 
 
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Metal Gear Rising slices onto Xbox One backward compatibility

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is now available to play on Xbox One. I honestly don't even need to write anything else, since fans of the game will probably be immediately jumping back into the fray with the sombrero clad Raiden to take out...

 
 
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Kamiya says NieR and its director saved Platinum Games

It's no doubt by now that NieR: Automata was a success, both critically and surprisingly enough -- even financially. Our own Chris Carter said NieR: Automata was the best Platinum game since Bayonetta 2. It even caught Square Enix themselve...

 
 
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Final Fantasy Brave Exvius just got a whole lotta NieR

Spelunker World isn't the only free-to-play game getting a NieR: Automata crossover event. This time, one of Square Enix's major franchises is getting the extra content and it just so happens to be Final Fantasy Brave Exvius...you know, tha...

 
 
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NieR: Automata invades Spelunker World in a cutesy crossover

If you're down for some bizarre crossovers that don't really make sense, then its time you booted up the free-to-play Spelunker World on PS4! From now until August 24, you can get costumes based on NieR: Automata for use as playable charact...

 
 
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Platinum tweet hints at Wonderful 101 Switch release

Platinum Games are sure having fun with their twitter account this week, after the possibly, definitely, maybe Bayonetta tease a few days back, the japesters posted an image yesterday that shows characters of The Wonderful 101 intensely pla...

 
 
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Platinum might be teasing a set of Bayonetta Switch ports

A seemingly innocuous tweet has turned into a frenzy of speculation. So it's a day, on the internet. What happened? Well Platinum put up this image on Twitter, which showcases the designs of Bayonetta in both the original and the sequel -- ...

 
 
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There's already a patch for Vanquish's high-damage bug

The PC port of Vanquish still has room for improvement, but one of the notable issues -- taking unintentionally high damage when playing at higher frame rates -- has gotten the patch treatment. A beta update deployed yesterday (despite the...

 
 
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NieR: Automata sales and shipments surpass 1.5 million

Square Enix announced that NieR: Automata has eclipsed 1.5 million sales worldwide, including both digital downloads and physical shipments. Impressive numbers for series that was once quite niche. That PlatinumGames magic at work perh...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Vanquish (PC)

Platinum might be a universally loved company, but not all of their games are. This is especially evident in the studio's era of licensed projects, with Korra operating as their most polarizing game to date, alongside of the contentiou...

 
 
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Here it is: Vanquish on Steam

One of Platinum's most beloved titles just made its PC debut. 2010's Vanquish just released on Steam mere minutes ago. We'll wait for those who need to leave to go queue up the download. Vanquish's Steam page lists the port at $20...

 
 
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Bayonetta PC port clears 170,000 sales

It sounds like the decision to port Bayonetta to Steam is paying off. John Clark, SEGA Europe's VP of commercial publishing, has stated that the game has sold "over 170,000" copies. The report comes from an interview with Clark published on...

 
 
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Platinum teases 'formless' new IP

Something's going on at PlatinumGames. During a keynote address at the BitSummit indie gaming show, producer Atsushi Inaba teased that the fan-favorite studio might be working on a new project. There's relatively little information in the p...

 
 




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My ex-wife pre-ordered Monster Hunter World for me as a late birthday have the best

 
Zalno

Happy day you were born, Wes and Larx! Have some Neps!

 
Flegma

Gryzor on MSX2 highlights how having more content (levels) isnt all that important when so many other areas are

 
Parismio

I played more of YsVIII last night and its so much I love just exploring the island, and surprisingly finding out theres more things to do than just go here, do Namely fishing and a lil horde mode to protect your

 
FakePlasticTree

Happy Birthday, Wes! Thank you so much for everything youve done for COTW, and also for the personal things youve helped me Have a wonderful day! And Larx, kyoudai, wherever you Happy Birthday too, you are a delight!

 
taterchimp

Im excited for FF12 on Probably to the point where I am only going to end disappointed by it, but it gives me something to look forward

 
Shoggoth2588

What do I think Nintendos announcement is? A switch-ready head strap/visor and VR

 
King Kaiser

Happy Birthday to Wes and Larx! To make you both happy I found a Bunny Hatsune I also included a special gift in the

 
Rico the Penguin

If this Nintendo Announcement is a Wii Fit for the Switch Im gonna be so Largely because Liz will be so And a happy wife is a happy

 
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In my haste to sha-er, wish Wes a very happy birthday, I forgot that its also Larxs birthday! Truly, I am Larx is a most wonderfulest of I hope your day is a great Or a sleepy Sleep is good,

 
 

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