News items tagged with platinum games

Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Two of the biggest Nintendo Switch announcements out of 2017 were that Bayonetta 3 is in development as a Switch exclusive and that Metroid Prime 4 is in the works, too. But while fans weren’t expe...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 January 2018
Bayonetta 3 Announced with Trailer, Switch Exclusive

Bayonetta 3 Announced with Trailer, Switch Exclusive

It wasn’t too long ago that Bayonetta 3 discussions were happening at Platinum Games, which caused fans of the action title to prepare for an official announcement for a third entry in the series....

By Kyle Sledge on 08 December 2017
Nier: Automata Sequel Potentially Outed by Job Listing

Nier: Automata Sequel Potentially Outed by Job Listing

One of 2017’s biggest surprises has been Nier: Automata, a collaboration between Yoko Taro and Platinum Games. The game stormed out of the gate when it launched at the end of February, beating its...

By Derek Nichols on 29 November 2017
Nier: Automata Continues To Sell Well

Nier: Automata Continues To Sell Well

Months after its release, Nier: Automata is continuing to surpass sales expectations. Through its official Twitter account, it was announced that Nier: Automata has sold 1.5 million combined units....

By Curt Hutson on 29 November 2017
NieR: Automata DLC Adds Square Enix CEO Boss Fight

NieR: Automata DLC Adds Square Enix CEO Boss Fight

NieR: Automata was never supposed to be this successful. Square Enix and Platinum Games’ off-beat JRPG collaboration was the follow-up to a niche hit in Nier, which was in itself an entire universe...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 November 2017
Square Enix Planning a New Nier Game

Square Enix Planning a New Nier Game

Square Enix launched Nier: Automata about 9 months ago, and ever since then the Japanese production has picked up plenty of acclaim from critics and fans alike. The game received a perfect score fr...

By John Jacques on 29 November 2017
Nier: Automata Sells Over 2 Million Copies Worldwide

Nier: Automata Sells Over 2 Million Copies Worldwide

About a month ago, Platinum Games co-founder Hideki Kamiya thanked fellow developer Yoko Taro for his work on Nier: Automata, as Kamiya-san went so far as to say that the title’s success effectivel...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 November 2017