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NieR Replicant - Predecessor of NieR Automata Will Get an Upgrade

Adrian Werner, 30 March 2020, 10:58

Here comes NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139..., an improved and expanded version of the classic title from PlatinumGames. A mobile spin-off of the franchise has also been announced and we've heard that the sales of Nier: Automata have exceeded 4.5 million copies.

PlatinumGames Announces Project G.G.; Watch Teaser Trailer

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 February 2020, 21:24

PlatinumGames revealed the second of its projects. It is a new game from Hideki Kamiya, known under the working title Project G.G., in which we will face giant monsters. The devs also provided a short trailer. Additionally, the release date and target platforms of The Wonderful 101: Remastered were revealed.

The Wonderful 101 Remastered - WiiU Hit Returns on PC, PS4 and Switch

Adrian Werner, 04 February 2020, 12:47

It took the team at PlatinumGames a moment to raise the funds needed to develop The Wonderful 101: Remastered, the refreshed version of the 2013 gem. The new release will hit PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and probably Xbox One as well.

Nier: Automata Sequel Inbound? PlatinumGames Prepares Big Announcements in 2020

qjin, 07 January 2020, 14:43

PlatinumGames is preparing for this year both smaller and bigger announcements related to upcoming games. Among them there are certainly Bayonetta 3 on Nintendo Switch and Babylon's Fall, and perhaps soon we will also see the announcement of a new version of Nier.

Babylon's Fall - First Gameplay From PlatinumGames' Hack'n'slash

qjin, 10 December 2019, 18:31

Today's State of Play showed the first gameplay from the new hack'n'slash game developed by PlatinumGames. The game in question is the slightly forgotten Babylon's Fall, which will be set in a fantasy world.

Remasters of Vanquish and Bayonetta are in the Pipeline [Updated]

Adrian Werner, 09 December 2019, 22:30

Thanks to Microsoft Store we learned that PlatinumGames is planning to remaster Vanquish and Bayonetta games. The new versions are to offer 4K and 60 frames per second.

Astral Chain Review Bombed on Metacritic by Jealous Gamers

Bart Swiatek, 05 September 2019, 17:44

NintendoLife reports that Astral Chain - the latest production of the Japanese developer PlatinumGames - has become the target of the so-called review bombing. The reason for players' anger may be the exclusivity of the game for the Nintendo Switch platform.

Astral Chain Reviews - PlatinumGames has Delivered Another Hit

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 August 2019, 21:59

Astral Chain received its first reviews. Reviewers agree - the new work of PlatinumGames is a very good and unique game, offering great gameplay and engaging storyline (and lots of cats).

PlatinumGames CEO on PS5 and Xbox Scarlett: „It's more of the same.”

Bart Swiatek, 19 June 2019, 16:13

Head of PlatinumGames believes that PlayStation 5 and Xbox Scarlett will bring nothing new to the industry. The developer is convinced that more innovation can be expected from cloud-based platforms such as Google Stadia.

Astral Chain - New Trailer and Release Date

Adrian Werner, 11 June 2019, 22:27

Nintendo Direct was an opportunity to show the new trailer of Astral Chain, an action game from the authors of Nier: Automata. The release date has also been confirmed.

PlatinumGames Works On New Mysterious Project

Konrad Serafinski, 03 May 2019, 10:50

An interview with the head of PlatinumGames has appeared on the web. Atsushi Inaba shared information about the future of the studio and new games in the works. The company is supposed to be working on a production of "something you haven't seen before".

Scalebound Returns... on Nintendo Switch?

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 February 2019, 15:33

Nintendo Insider acquired information suggesting the revival of Scalebound. According to the website's sources, the game from PlatinumGames will launch as a Nintendo Switch exclusive.

Astral Chain – New Project by Nier Automata Devs

Adrian Werner, 14 February 2019, 17:08

PlatinumGames, the studio, known from Nier: Automata and Bayonetta series, has announced the Astral Chain project, which is an action adventure game in the atmosphere of science fiction.

The first DLC to NieR: Automata incoming

luckie, 18 April 2017, 11:59

3C3C1D119440927 is the name of the first DLC to NieR: Automata. This one will introduce three new colosseums plus a bunch of new items.

Nier: Automata PC may be delayed by only three days

luckie, 22 February 2017, 14:15

OK, we get it, Nier: Automata PC is delayed. But is it possible that the delay is going to be just three days? That's what a leaked version of the new trailer suggests.