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Bayonetta 2 Director Yusuke Hashimoto Departs PlatinumGames

By Sato . February 15, 2019 . 1:00am

Yusuke Hashimoto, known as the producer of Bayonetta and director of Bayonetta 2, announced today that he has left PlatinumGames after being with the developers for over 11 years since its establishment in 2007.

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Platinum Games CEO Chats With Hajime Tabata, Wants To Bring The Wonderful 101 To Switch

By Sato . February 13, 2019 . 8:00am

Platinum Games CEO Atsushi Inaba and Hajime Tabata who recently founded JP Games got together to talk industry and ambitions in a special feature for this week’s issue of Famitsu magazine.

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Platinum Games Takes Us On A Video Tour Of Its Sleek Offices

By Sato . February 8, 2019 . 4:30am

PlatinumGames is known for not following conventional game design concepts when it comes to development, but it also shows in their office design. Here’s a video tour of the company’s sleek Osaka office.

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Platinum Games Is No Longer Developing Granblue Fantasy Relink; To Be Handled By Cygames

By Sato . February 4, 2019 . 11:30pm

PlatinumGames was developing the upcoming PS4 game Granblue Fantasy Relink for Cygames but the company announced that it finished its contract on the work.

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Granblue Fes 2018 Will Have Granblue Fantasy Project Re: Link News In December

By Sato . July 16, 2018 . 1:30am

Cygames announced at the Granblue Summer Fest 2018 that we’ll get to see the latest on the upcoming action game by PlatinumGames, Granblue Fantasy Re: Link this December at Granblue Fes 2018.

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Platinum Games Shares Artwork Showing Characters From The Wonderful 101

By Sato . July 6, 2017 . 12:30am

Platinum Games recently shared a picture of Bayonetta that looked like it may have been some kind of Switch teaser, and the company shared another, and it features Wonderful 101 characters.

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Platinum Games Launches A Japanese Twitter Account And Posts A Bayonetta Picture

By Jenni . July 3, 2017 . 10:00am

Platinum Games now has English and Japanese Twitter accounts, with one of the Japanese account’s first tweets featuring a picture that shows Bayonetta designs from the first two games set against blue and red backgrounds.

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Yoko Taro’s Special Lifestyle And The Freedom Of Making Games The Way He Wants

By Sato . April 1, 2017 . 7:45am

Yoko Taro is featured in a mini-documentary series that takes us on a night out drinking with the NieR creator, who shares his thoughts on the freedom of making games, his love for staff and pinball machines.

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Square Enix, Atlus, Marvelous, Koei Tecmo, Sega, And More On 2017 Ambitions And Teasers

By Sato . January 10, 2017 . 7:00am

Famitsu and Dengeki both had big features this week on 2017 ambitions from 110+69 developers. Here are some key highlights of ambitions and teasers from various game makers from across Japan.

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Platinum Games CEO And President Tatsuya Minami Has Resigned

By Sato . April 21, 2016 . 1:30am

It’s been revealed in a recent report via GameBusiness that Platinum Games CEO and president Tatsuya Minami has resigned from his position sometime in late-March.

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Scalebound’s Hero Was Once A Heroine

By Jenni . October 1, 2015 . 10:30am

Scalebound’s Drew was once a little girl early in the game’s development.

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Platinum Games Guns For Number One In 2014

By Eugene . January 6, 2014 . 2:02pm

Platinum Games boss Tatsuya Minami, in his New Year greeting, is pretty upbeat about the future of the company, but humble at the same time.

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Jack Gives Big Bull A Beating In Anarchy Reigns

By Spencer . February 4, 2011 . 4:33pm

It’s a battle between a huge hammer and dual chainsaws.

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More Anarchy Reigns Screenshots Pour Out Of Platinum Games

By Spencer . January 28, 2011 . 1:08am

Jack revs up his chainsaw for another brutal kill.

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Platinum Games Next Title Is Max Anarchy

By Spencer . January 25, 2011 . 5:48pm

Atsushi Inaba’s multiplayer online brawler has Madworld cameo.