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Kamiya interested in Bayonetta & Okami 3DS spin-offs

Monday, 2 September 2013 12:07 GMT By Dave Cook

Platinum Games director Hideki Kamiya has expressed interest in a 3DS spin-off of Bayonetta starring the character Jeanne, and an Okami title starring fairy Issun.

Speaking with Siliconera at PAX Prime, Kamiya was posed the possibility of portable spin-offs for both series. On Bayonetta he replied, “Given the chance, I’d like to make a game based on Jeanne from Bayonetta. Something that’s not as big in scale. Something that’s portable, that you could play in quick sessions, where she’s a history teacher and the kind of fun things that could come out of a scenario like that.”

He added on Okami, “If I could get away with it, I’d also like to come up with a spin-off of Ōkami, less focused on the grand idea of saving the world, but [rather] something focused on the smaller world of the fairy Issun.”

Would you like to see either game happen? Lets us know below.

Via Nintendo Life.

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119 Comments

  1. polygem

    for both: big fat bold YES

    #1 2 years ago
  2. mistermogul

    Yeah I’d take both of those, especially Okami please Kamiya…

    #2 2 years ago
  3. OmegaSlayer

    He should move to Nintendo and stop annoying people.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. Clupula

    I’m not sure either are really up to him, though, especially the Okami one, since he would have to be hired by Capcom to do it, as they own the IP.

    I mean, sure, there’s more chance of this happening than my dream of writing a Deadpool/Joker crossover comic, but the chances of both of these happening is very slim.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Unknown_Gamer

    PG are a bunch of sellouts , i heard people who work for SEGA and some of my friends know them saying that the reason why SEGA refuse to publish Bayonetta 2 is because of ANARCHY REIGNS

    Yes Anarchy Reigns and you know what surprised us , It was Platinum games fault for choosing ANARCHY REIGNS over Bayonetta 2 and PG are the only one to blame with this whole situation and why its pisses of a lot of fans
    Well that’s wont stop PG from developing games BUT GUESS WHAT ?

    ANARCHY REIGNS Turns out to be a Failure

    People who says its SEGA fault are totally and absolutely WRONG
    Disagree whenever you want , this is the fact that shows how PG are a bunch of Sellouts to sacrifice their own fans For Nintendo

    Its too late to say that , Bayonetta 2 gonna release on the damn Wii U whether we bash PG about this or not
    Fxxxxing Sellouts

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Gheritt White

    @5: Why are you typing RANDOM WORDS in CAPS? Do you work for Sega’s MARKETING DIVISION or something?

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Unknown_Gamer

    @6 Read the comment carefully and ignore the damn CAPS

    #7 2 years ago
  8. polygem

    “sacrifice fans”?
    i loved bayonetta. i played it on 360. bayonetta 2 is coming out for wiiu which is an amazing console. cannot spot the problem here tbh…the original bayonetta wasn’t released on wii, so did they “sacrifice” their fans that only owned wii’s back then as well?
    some games are platform exclusives, can suck, but that’s how it is. i’d recommend buying a wiiu anyway though, not only for bayonetta. just scratch ps4, x1 from the list for a while, pick up bayonetta2, ww hd, w101, rayman and a wiiu instead. “problem” solved perfectly fine.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. viralshag

    Yes but it is a little different when a multi-plat games goes from that to an exclusive. You essentially are going to sacrifice some fans because not everyone is going to be on the desired platform of choice.

    In the case of the WiiU, that really is going to be a lot of them. But hey, if Nintendo want to bank roll PG to make games that a lot of people won’t play… who am I to judge?

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Unknown_Gamer

    @8 The problem = Anarchy Reigns

    Would you rather get Bayonetta 2 on Xbox 360 / PS3 and release the game on mid 2013 or Choose Anarchy Reigns to be published on those consoles ?

    Sounds fishy huh !

    Believe it or not , Kamiya was lying the whole time and the same thing goes to the whole PG team for not revealing these information to the public and why they should not shaded what happen between them and SEGA.

    Poor SEGA , Why PG did this to you to let people hate you :(

    Now PG Can’t stop and they wont stop releasing their games for Nintendo just like the new Miley Cyrus

    #10 2 years ago
  11. OmegaSlayer

    @8 scratch PS4/XBone from the list for the WiiU?
    Do you drug yourself with cotton candy and glue?

    @5
    can you please explain your story in a much more calm and clear way?

    #11 2 years ago
  12. polygem

    @11. absolutely recommend that to anyone. yes. why not?
    much more interesting lineup for the fall, winter, spring. at least imo. makes a lot of sense to buy a wiiu now and wait for x1 and ps4 one more year or so.

    @10. i still don’t think this is a big deal. it’s just one game. if people are really really dedicated about this franchise they will buy a console for it. that’s just how it is: i buy xbox for halo and ps for ratchet. there are other great games to enjoy on the wiiu as well.

    maybe platinum and nintendo really ARE cooking something like the rumoured colaboration, second party thingy. in this case this situation might just be a…”hey, bayo 2 is coming to the wiiu now. look at w101 as well, do you like these games? well time for you to think about buying a wiiu because more of these games will come to that platform exclusively”.

    i think it would be a great strategy and it’s not really hurting anyone is it?

    #12 2 years ago
  13. OmegaSlayer

    @12
    FIRST OF ALL
    Interesting is a subjective concept.
    I’m 35, a C64 and Amiga gamer and Nintendo character have NEVER resonated with me.
    So, for me WiiU is less appealing than OUYA.

    SECOND
    Buying a piece of hardware for one game in my little world made of work and bills to pay is IDIOT.
    I guess it would be even more idiot with a family o take care to.

    THIRD
    “hey, bayo 2 is coming to the wiiu now. look at w101 as well, do you like these games? well time for you to think about buying a wiiu because more of these games will come to that platform exclusively”
    So fuck you Platinum games, you lost me as a consumer.
    I have still loads of games to play, Platinum loses Sony and Microsoft 100 million+ fanbase to go on a 4 million user console whose users don’t even buy those games.
    Guess who lose?
    I could be bitter, angry, sorry, but not out of the gaming business.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. polygem

    see, they’ve lost you as a consumer but that’s not the end of the world. it is just one game. if it makes sense to them in a long term to go second party nintendo, they should do that. you cannot blame anyone that you don’t like nintendo games. that’s definitely nothing platinum could change. there aren’t only nintendo games on the wiiu though……like bayonetta 2 :)

    #14 2 years ago
  15. OmegaSlayer

    @14
    It’s not only me LOL
    People who has already a WiiU is not buying TW101.
    I guess how many people will buy a WiiU in mid 2014 after PS4 and XBone will be released.

    I’m not angry for Bayo2 nearly as much as I’m angry for the stupid choice to go exclusive.
    It’s not good for Platinum.

    “there aren’t only nintendo games on the wiiu though……like bayonetta 2 :)”
    and with that the list is over.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Fragpuss

    the wiiu has been out a year, and still has nothing more than a handful of games, and most of the ones it has are first party nintendo produced games, pretty much no reputable third party devs are even willing to touch it, with EA and Activision already refusing to develop for it, and Ubisoft giving until the end of the year for the wiiu to actually bring some money in before they clear off and refuse to publish games for it, especially after the huge failure of zombiU, and i expect more companies will follow suit

    Even in Japan (i have a few friends who live and work there, some in the videogame business) pretty much nobody cares for the wiiu, it’s numbers are down and nobody is buying it, and the japanese love all the quirky novelty stuff, and even they say “no nintendo, what you have made is nothing short of toss”

    Also some wiiu exclusives have already been announced as being ported over to ps3/4 and xbox… yep Polygem, nintendo are really in the winning seat now!

    Buy whichever console you want, but you if you enjoy games you have no real reason to buy a wiiu.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. monkeygourmet

    Why doesn’t Nintendo just buy Platinum & Atlus? Is that possible?

    Okami 2 on Wii U would be a perfect fit, as with alot of other games in their respective franchises.

    Of course, you would piss a few fanboys off, but people commplained about the casting of Heath Ledger as the Joker…

    #17 2 years ago
  18. polygem

    “Buy whichever console you want, but you if you enjoy games you have no real reason to buy a wiiu.”

    if you enjoy games it makes sense to own several platforms anyway.
    it makes A LOT of sense that one of those is a wiiu actually.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Unknown_Gamer

    @17 “Why doesn’t Nintendo just buy Platinum & Atlus ?”

    Da fxxk You just say ?

    B-Please if you dare asking for companies you better not spell that name beside Nintendont

    I’ll be your fanboy if you talk $hit about Atlus

    STAY AWAY FROM ATLUS B@#$ .

    #19 2 years ago
  20. Lengendaryboss

    @19
    What the F**k did i just read? :)

    Nintendo should buy neither of them because being exclusive to the one of three manufacturers is just not necessary. Worst case scenario SEGA gets them.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. Dragon246

    @19,
    +1

    Only fanboys would desire such great dev to become a first party.
    Btw, its borderline impossible. Atlus is working on exclusive PlayStation and Ninty content, so its probably not going to be owned by either of them.
    Which will be good for everyone, except platform fanboys.

    About PG, they are supposedly working on an MS exclusive too.

    #21 2 years ago
  22. monkeygourmet

    @19

    Cool story, when did you open your alt account? Sorry if im wrong, usually troll accounts are linked to another one.

    If not, you must be one of those ‘individual assholes’ then…

    Also:

    “I’ll be your fanboy if you talk $hit about Atlus”

    What the fuck are yo talking about? Learn to keyboard before you start your little ‘bitch fest’…

    #22 2 years ago
  23. polygem

    dragon. noone “desires” pg or atlus to become second party devs.
    this stuff has been rumoured though so it’s alright to speculate about that a bit on a gaming site. no? well, i think it is.
    all i was saying is that we all don’t know IF pg and nintendo are working on something right now or not but it COULD make sense for them to sign at nintendo. their games did not sell that great eventhough they are awesome. nintendo have the cash. pg wouldn’t have to worry about cashflow, nintendo would have some unique, quality, critically acclaimed exclusives on their platform.
    COULD be a good deal for both.
    what exactly is making me a fanboy by saying this?

    #23 2 years ago
  24. monkeygourmet

    @23

    Are you sure you want interaction?

    “It rubs the lotion on its skin… Or else it gets the hose again!”… O_o

    #24 2 years ago
  25. polygem

    my door is locked. let it begin.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. Lengendaryboss

    @23
    Could it be that you considered Nintendo and not other options?

    I’m very certain all publishers have the cash and would want critically acclaimed games on Major platforms.

    #26 2 years ago
  27. monkeygourmet

    @26

    Nintendo have money and are pretty desperate, hence my original question. I don’t really give a fuck either way, I’m not platform specific but can see how something like Okami would suit the Wii U after playing Wonderful 101…

    #27 2 years ago
  28. polygem

    @lb. sure, but nintendo is rumoured as a contender and the difference is…most publishers just aren’t interested, at least not in pg, because their games are great and all but they just don’t sell well. nintendo on the other hand could sink money into these games anyway, they still might not sell better but they would buy into broadening their profile even more. make it more diverse. pg games take on “mature” games would fit their corporate identity much better than most other games’ styles. it would fit into the brand philosophy perfectly. pg games are gameplay beasts. gameplay first. nintendo games are as well.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. monkeygourmet

    Also, we are commenting on an article where Kamiya is expressing his interest in more Nintendo projects…

    #29 2 years ago
  30. viralshag

    Of course he is, he’s probably worried they’re the only ones going to pay for more games.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. polygem

    …and if that’s so it would be great if it happens.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. Dragon246

    Btw, who said ninty was rumored to be a contender? Last I heard, it was some ninty fanboys hypothesizing how it would be awesome if they could get exclusive fanboy bragging rights for Atlus games.
    Oh, I forgot. 2 PEOPLE TOLD FRANCIS ABOUT THAT.
    LOL.

    I agree, people above are VEEEEERRRY NEUTRAL. Its just that they instinctively get wet at the slightest hint/rumor of dear ninty getting an exclusive.
    And along with Francis, they were the only people happy about ninty buying Atlus, which would have sucked for Sony and MS fans.
    Yup, veeery neutral.

    @Viral,
    They are supposedly working on an MS exclusive. Rumor comes courtesy CBOAT.

    #32 2 years ago
  33. Lengendaryboss

    @32
    But, but, but the reliability of two people its very hard to downplay that fact, Just because MGS 5 Wii U didn’t turn out to be true theres always a chance for it to happen oh wait :D

    #33 2 years ago
  34. polygem

    “(…) , which would have sucked for Sony and MS fans.”

    well yeah dragon, it indeed sucks to be a platform fan. that’s what i am trying to explain to you day in and out. i am not one. are you?

    #34 2 years ago
  35. polygem

    @Dragon

    “Btw, who said ninty was rumored to be a contender”

    rumoured, nothing else has been said here.

    just the first three i could find.

    http://www.ign.com/blogs/almost_legit/2013/02/02/prediction-nintendo-will-buy-platinum-games-announcement-at-gdc

    http://mynintendonews.com/2013/08/29/platinum-games-would-love-to-become-a-second-party-nintendo-developer/

    http://n4g.com/news/1089348/why-nintendo-should-acquire-platinumgames

    edit: i’d recommend to read the n4g one dragon.

    let me quote a bit.
    this one is just for you dragon:

    “It’s no secret that the Wii, for all intents and purposes, was a glorified gimmick for all but those who took the time to see through that facade.”

    this is an interesting point or not:
    “If Nintendo were to promote Monolithsoft a bit more and obtain a solid house such as Platinum under their corporate umbrella, they would have an almost tangible chance at attaining an Eastern version of the sweet success that is the Xbox 360. Triumphant hardware numbers come as a result of EXCLUSIVE software. A little negotiation could go a long way toward securing a foothold for Nintendo when beefier machines begin to spawn.”

    #35 2 years ago
  36. Unknown_Gamer

    @22

    “Cool story, when did you open your alt account? Sorry if im wrong, usually troll accounts are linked to another one.”

    #1

    “If not, you must be one of those ‘individual assholes’ then…”

    #2

    ” What the fuck are yo talking about? Learn to keyboard before you start your little ‘bitch fest’”

    #3

    #36 2 years ago
  37. monkeygourmet

    I think people are reading into certain comments too much… Pretty much par for the course on here….

    I said:

    “Why doesn’t Nintendo just buy Platinum & Atlus? Is that possible?”

    What it boils down to is Sony fans shitting in their shoes at the mere thought of Persona becoming a non PS exclusive.

    Again, not that I care, I’m happy to buy Persona on any platform. I have no problem with certain companies making exclusives as long as its within there vision. That’s why you need to have all consoles.

    Only fanboys worry about stuff like this. As long as a game is created using the devs vision, it doesn’t matter what platform it’s on. Problems only occur when someone try’s to compromise that vision. Platform exclusivity doesn’t compromise anything IMO, only potential revenue.

    It’s funny how you only really hear bitching if its regarding Nintendo. No one really bitched about Otagi, Ninja Gaiden (Xbox), Steel Battalion, Maximo, Panzer Dragoon Orta & Crimson Dragon…

    Remember all the Sony fanboy tears after FF13 went to Xbox? I still have some of those in a jar somewhere, that reminds me… I’m thirsty…

    #37 2 years ago
  38. Lengendaryboss

    On topic: this close relationship with Nintendo is not gaining any favours, the market for their games isn’t on Nintendo platforms, their last project bombed which is bad considering its more than Bayonetta’s budget, this New IP hasn’t been marketed like many of their games.

    Its financial relationship will fail in the end.

    #38 2 years ago
  39. Dragon246

    @33,
    I concur.
    Meanwhile, we didn’t see him on previous weeks Japanese charts, haven’t we?
    Poor guy must be in some serious shock :D

    @35,
    So about Atlus -
    Link no.1- A random internet blog. FAIL.
    Link no.3- An N4G link, SERIOUSLY? DOUBLE FAIL.

    Sorry, you still failed at providing the “rumors”.
    Hypothesizing by ninty fanboys =/= Rumor, unless viewed for platform fanboy lenses.

    @36,
    Careful. You are facing the da VG247 tag team, comprising Mr.Wilson and his german friend.

    #39 2 years ago
  40. Lengendaryboss

    @Monkey
    No one bitched because there is an actual audience for those games.

    #40 2 years ago
  41. Dragon246

    @40,
    +1

    #41 2 years ago
  42. monkeygourmet

    @38

    Shatner’s thread regarding W101 listed that outcome as a potential.

    Doesn’t mean it’s the end of days though.

    I love the fact gamers sit there complaining a devs going under but won’t support them by buying their games…

    Just get a 3DS / Wii U… Not exactly going to break the bank and you can play lots more of their games? Did you buy all their games previously?

    I have bought every Platinum games title on any platform it falls on, I’m now doing the same with Atlus. How many people complaining actually bother to support the devs they are so ‘worried’ about?

    #42 2 years ago
  43. polygem

    @39. jeez kid, we’re having a discussion here. on topic. no “fail” and nothing to “prove” here… talking about videogames a little bit, nothing else.

    #43 2 years ago
  44. Unknown_Gamer

    @40 You go gurl :P

    #44 2 years ago
  45. polygem

    42 nails it man

    #45 2 years ago
  46. polygem

    44

    :)

    #46 2 years ago
  47. monkeygourmet

    @40

    There is an audience for 3DS. I’m just about to play Etrian Odyssey 4 after my girlfriend has finished with it.

    If you really support devs, buy the platforms there games appear on.

    You can get a 2DS! :)

    #47 2 years ago
  48. Lengendaryboss

    @42
    Shatner, i have seen this name many times on here who is he/she? I already have a 3DS but i sense thats just a general point. You don’t think complaining shows that they care?

    #48 2 years ago
  49. Dragon246

    I see Mr. L__ Wilson changed back to salesman mode.
    “Just get a 3DS / Wii U”

    #49 2 years ago
  50. Clupula

    @39 – It’s rumored that Valve is going to buy Altus, Platinum, and Sega to all be exclusive to the Steambox.

    I should know. I just started the rumor myself.

    #50 2 years ago
  51. Lengendaryboss

    @44
    Don’t make me gif counter you :) You have been warned ;)

    @47
    Its not the audience that will buy into these type of games. E.G GTA Chinatown Wars launched on DS higher audience compared PSP and it barely reached 2 million sold. I kept an eye on EO4 but not really sure about it.

    Edit: 2DS? LOL thats nasty, ugly compared to the originals hell its ugly on its own besides i’m not a kid :) People can’t buy various platforms just to support developers for various reasons.

    #51 2 years ago
  52. Unknown_Gamer

    “You can get a 2DS! :)”

    Ughhhhh …

    #52 2 years ago
  53. Clupula

    @17 – Atlus doesn’t make Okami. Capcom does.

    #53 2 years ago
  54. monkeygourmet

    @48

    I just think that certain titles need to remain exclusive for healthy competition.

    Persona has huge links to Sony platforms for me. That kind of thing.

    Shatner was JM’s previous account. He used to bitch about Pats articles and dissect them to such a point he got banned. Now he just does that to other forumites posts. His name is like fucking Voldemort’s in Harry Potter… No one wants to utter it…

    #54 2 years ago
  55. Dragon246

    @50,
    :P
    I am sure someone from the Master Race got wet :D

    #55 2 years ago
  56. monkeygourmet

    @53

    I was riffing off the headline.

    Kamiya talking about a Okami spin off.

    #56 2 years ago
  57. Dragon246

    @Wilson,
    “Shatner was JM’s previous account.”
    Proof?

    #57 2 years ago
  58. polygem

    kamiya/platinum/okami

    #58 2 years ago
  59. monkeygourmet

    Dragon, stop printing my name around here you creepy little piece of shit.

    I’m surprised you have the time to type while you are masturbating all over my personal info.

    #59 2 years ago
  60. monkeygourmet

    @57

    Does it hurt your hero is a little troll who got banned for attacking Pat?

    #60 2 years ago
  61. Dragon246

    @Wilson,
    “little troll who got banned”
    Just like you?
    LOL.

    “creepy little piece of shit.”
    Ah, back to your traditional keyboard typing pattern, I see.

    People with glass houses shouldn’t really throw stones at others.

    #61 2 years ago
  62. polygem

    it’s sad. was just a freaking on topic discussion…
    seems not to be possible here anymore.

    #62 2 years ago
  63. Lengendaryboss

    So over a 100 comments? Grabs popcorn :D Wait…

    #63 2 years ago
  64. monkeygourmet

    @61

    How about I get your creepy ass banned for posting my personnal details?

    @63

    Your going to get fat, eatin’ all that popcorn.

    #64 2 years ago
  65. Dragon246

    @LB,
    Over 9000, nuff said :D

    Wilson seems a little …. unstable.

    #65 2 years ago
  66. polygem

    dragon, if you cannot see that you are pissing all over mg’s personal rights right here and think he does not have the right to at least give you a name YOU deserve for that…therapy’s overdue.

    #66 2 years ago
  67. monkeygourmet

    @65

    Unstable? The person who is stalking me calls ME unstable…?!

    Okay, yeah I get that.

    Remember; carve my Initials in your forehead, so every night before bed you see the ‘MG’ shine off the board head…

    #67 2 years ago
  68. Joe Musashi

    Hi. What’s going on in this thread? :)

    Nobody is pissing over anyone’s personal rights when the people in question chose to give away their personal details on a public forum.

    Some pertinent quotes from that topic are “fuck privacy. overrated bullshit.” and even “bye bye anonymity!”. Clearly, the author and participants had complete awareness of what they were doing.

    If you value your privacy, don’t give it away. If you do give it away then you can’t accuse others of stalking or misusing the information you chose to put into the public domain.

    Perhaps if these people ever considered the consequence of their own actions and behaviour they wouldn’t have to go on baseless tag-team smear campaigns against others.

    “How about I get your creepy ass banned for posting my personnal details?”

    Somebody needs to learn to act like an adult and be accountable for their own actions before resorting to making hostile threats on the internet.

    ON TOPIC:

    It’s worth keeping some perspective. Kamiya is not Platinum Games and doesn’t speak for the company – he’s a high-profile employee.

    JM

    #68 2 years ago
  69. Lengendaryboss

    @64
    I can handle it.

    #69 2 years ago
  70. polygem

    ah joe, so it’s ok to take that and abuse it? somehow i knew you’d roll like that.

    this thread is dead. you guys are mad. it’s pretty damn clear. i am out.

    i think i personally did nothing wrong here…i just wanted to discuss an article which i found very exciting and interesting. stupid me.

    #70 2 years ago
  71. monkeygourmet

    @68

    http://bo80s.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/tumblr_m946t7zpaL1rot683o1_2501.gif

    #71 2 years ago
  72. Joe Musashi

    Want me to link to where you gave away your personal details? You appear to have forgotten what you posted.

    Seems to be a habit of yours. Always blaming others for your own short-sightedness and irresponsible behaviour.

    Or are you just going to carry on your conspiracy theories and hope you can sidestep your own behaviour and carry on insulting, attacking and threatening other people without justification. And then pretend you’re innocent pillars of the community when you claim to have ‘had enough’?

    JM

    #72 2 years ago
  73. monkeygourmet

    @72

    Please do, that’s all I ever asked.

    It’s funny how even with this information so freely available, only a select few seem to bring it up or use it in a ‘passive aggresive’ way.

    It also speaks volumes how much I seem to have effected certain people’s lives. Flattering, but sad. Now please provide the links.

    #73 2 years ago
  74. Joe Musashi

    http://www.vg247.com/forum/topic.php?id=9081#post-82908

    There, as you requested. Note who started that topic too (and who ‘bumped’ it when it was dormant for months). Whose idea it was to boldly forego anonymity.

    Once you post anything publicly on the internet you have no say in how it gets used. That’s the ‘right’ you give away. Nobody is ‘pissing on it’.

    No matter how much spin and effort to twist your own actions (which everyone can see is what your comment above is so blatantly obviously laying the groundwork for), you are responsible for what you chose to do and the consequences it brings about.

    Perhaps, after your many threats, insults and accusations – which now are shown to be unwarranted – you’ll accept accountability for your own actions and even demonstrate some apology and civility towards those you have wrongly attacked.

    JM

    EDIT: I’ll add that I made a point of not posting that link without first getting clear permission from Monkeygourmet to do so.

    #74 2 years ago
  75. Lengendaryboss

    Oh dear…

    #75 2 years ago
  76. monkeygourmet

    @74

    Aw..

    Bless you both. Having a little look at my picture without bothering to actually contribute to the thread?!

    Haha! How sweet. I wish I had advertising rights, would have got an extra 2 clicks there…

    Seeing as you read all my posts, along with Dragon, you would have noticed I already assumed it was my picture where he found my details. I just wanted confirmation that he was having a little ‘peek’ (didn’t realise you were lurking too) so, accusations of conspiracy theories are unfounded.

    What a pair of sad fucks…

    #76 2 years ago
  77. polygem

    ok, shit joe, you kinda forced me to come back now :) noone posted their real names in that thread and that’s a huge difference.
    that thread was just an attempt to make the community more personal, to make it more personal and therefore more valuable and fun. people take that and abuse it. you say that’s ok. i think it’s not.

    #77 2 years ago
  78. monkeygourmet

    Your reaction:

    http://images.wikia.com/halofanon/images/a/aa/Meme_-_Shatner.gif

    #78 2 years ago
  79. fihar

    @74
    There it goes, the death of chivalry. What the hell happened to general decency? From what I can see, that topic was made entirely in good faith and not to be used as an ammunition in case these kinds of heated situation ever arise.
    This is just worse than trolling.

    Anyway, on topic.
    Have everyone forgotten about Okamiden already? I’d love for Kamiya to get back in bed with Capcom once again and do something similar to that one. Surely they could work out some publishing deal?

    #79 2 years ago
  80. Lengendaryboss

    Hmmm i have a strong feeling this thread will be over a 100 comments in the morning, i hope thats the not case otherwise popcorn would have been there wasted :)

    #80 2 years ago
  81. monkeygourmet

    @77

    My name is in the imagur thing. To see it, you would have to click on my link… Look at my picture, then my name is in the bottom corner.

    I’m surprised they could tear themselves away from my dreamy eyes for long enough to see anything else…

    #81 2 years ago
  82. Joe Musashi

    Incredible, but entirely expected.

    The tag-team brothers are proved wrong (again) but instantly come back with zero acceptance of their own short-sighted and harassing behaviour. They simply spin, twist insult and fabricate (again).

    @81 Your name is visible on the same page that appears when you click the link you posted. It’s in the lower-right.
    Also, you chose to link to a picture on Flickr, not Imgur. Your grasp of the facts of the situation seems very poor.

    JM

    #82 2 years ago
  83. Lengendaryboss

    Um guys you know at somepoint i can’t keep going out and buying the popcorn missing all the action, so when i say so stop the argument and give me a few minutes.

    Ah hell making some hot food.

    #83 2 years ago
  84. Unknown_Gamer

    Why i can’t hate you monkeygourmet ლ(ಠ益ಠლ) ❤

    #84 2 years ago
  85. Lengendaryboss

    Mandatory: http://25.media.tumblr.com/ae6f150282f2c6fb76844f0e6844968b/tumblr_mghc4yYxaK1ry10fwo1_400.gif

    #85 2 years ago
  86. monkeygourmet

    @82

    Tag team, tag team… I can’t say anything else… What a waste of time. Just make a new account, this is getting boring.

    #86 2 years ago
  87. Lengendaryboss

    @86
    New Account? Same persona?

    #87 2 years ago
  88. Clupula

    Oddly, I personally prefer being called Charles to being called “Clup,” as some of you have, because that makes me sound like a sexual disease.

    #88 2 years ago
  89. polygem

    @81. i didn’t even realise that. anyway that he takes it and uses it against you, spamming it now in every thread is so sad and weak and to say it with joes words…it’s his choice to do so. imo THAT’S truly banworthy no matter if it was your mistake to post it. he abuses it. did it not only once. several times.

    #89 2 years ago
  90. Joe Musashi

    @83 There is no argument. It’s black and white as has just been proven. All that’s left is denial, deflection and spin – as is being proven right now.

    JM

    #90 2 years ago
  91. polygem

    it’s not joe. absolutely not. he uses it. noone forces him to do that. it’s not ok to do that. simple. as. that.
    if i have a gun i can kill or not. what do you think is ethically more correct?

    #91 2 years ago
  92. monkeygourmet

    @83

    http://awesomegifs.com/wp-content/uploads/indiana-jones-popcorn-reaction-gif.gif

    @88

    Charles is better, sorry. Much more ‘classy’”!

    #92 2 years ago
  93. polygem

    @84. because you’ve seen his pic and realised that he’s probably a nice chap

    #93 2 years ago
  94. Joe Musashi

    Comparing your chum’s free-willed short-sightedness to killing?

    Are you going to invoke Godwin’s law in your next comment?

    JM

    #94 2 years ago
  95. Unknown_Gamer

    @93 i’m sexually molested with his picture (ノಠ益ಠ)ノ彡┻━┻

    jk , He look like one of my friends .. That’s awkward ┬──┬ ノ( ゜-゜ノ)

    #95 2 years ago
  96. polygem

    saying it’s not right to post personal data on and on again only to mock a member of this page…no matter if the member (accidentally) posted it himself once. that’s all i am saying joe and you know that.

    #96 2 years ago
  97. Lengendaryboss

    I was right, i feel so good :)

    #97 2 years ago
  98. polygem

    @95. yeah, damn he is cute

    #98 2 years ago
  99. monkeygourmet

    @90

    “As has been proven…”

    ….?

    What the fact I already mentioned he prob used my picture? (I couldn’t be fucked to check then, it’s nice you have my back and are so obsessed with me you could help me out there and provide the link…)

    Fact is, as Poly mentioned, Dragon is the ONLY one bringing my name up in a weird pseudo aggressive way. Not a single other VG247 poster seemed to give a fuck apart from you two.

    I have other memorabilia available too, by the way. Maybe I can interest you both in a nice T-Shirt with my face on?

    #99 2 years ago
  100. Lengendaryboss

    I’m the big man with the 100th comment :)

    #100 2 years ago
  101. Unknown_Gamer

    @99 SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY (ノಠ益ಠ)ノ

    Edit : Actually with Bayonetta dress will be better ಠ⌣ಠ

    #101 2 years ago
  102. polygem

    @100: your price. i will reveal your real name.right.now…..
    :)

    #102 2 years ago
  103. Lengendaryboss

    @102
    Oh you…

    #103 2 years ago
  104. Joe Musashi

    @99 Once you choose to put your information into the public doman then you relinquish any say in how it gets used.

    Making repeated accusations, insults and threats to ban (LOL!) people that do something with (now) public information is beyond petulant.

    It’d be nice if you could man up, accept your own error and show a shred of decency and community spirit. Instead of continuing the spinning, lying, threatening and insulting others whose opinions you are unable to tolerate.

    So, once again, to give you a fair crack, I will take an undetermined hiatus from this topic. You’ll either show you can be civil and mature or.. ..you won’t.

    JM

    EDIT: @105 – sorry, meant to reference #99 not #101

    #104 2 years ago
  105. Unknown_Gamer

    Joe we are just joking around xD
    -otherwise i don’t mind him sharing his pics- xP

    On topic : Goodluck Kamiya 一_一

    #105 2 years ago
  106. monkeygourmet

    I no longer can be bothered to converse with you Shatner. The staff must be glad you are using your time and skills to pick apart forumites posts rather than their articles.

    #106 2 years ago
  107. polygem

    edit. forget it.

    #107 2 years ago
  108. monkeygourmet

    @105

    Your worse than Dragon. O_o

    @Poly

    Lol, you might as well say it, you started typing! ;)

    #108 2 years ago
  109. Unknown_Gamer

    @108 Awh ⚫⁔⚫ …. </3

    sorry anyway Monkey :P

    #109 2 years ago
  110. DarkElfa

    Looks like the inmates are finally running this prison, time to exit stage left and find another gaming news site.

    VG247, its been real, call me if you ever decided to send in SWAT to tranq these losers and get shit under control.

    #110 2 years ago
  111. monkeygourmet

    @109

    Only messing! :)

    @110

    Why don’t you comment on the article, I attempted to earlier.

    Don’t be melodramatic! :)

    #111 2 years ago
  112. polygem

    i am just exhausted and tired. i don’t want to discuss this anymore tonight especially not with those two tag team posters ;).
    i think this thread speaks for itself. it’s pretty clear who derailed it.
    dragon is aggressive as hell. all the time. joe defends his shit but complains about well deserved fuck yous and doesn’t know anything about magical gaming experiences. nothing to discuss here.

    #112 2 years ago
  113. Lengendaryboss

    @112
    STOP USING THAT WORD! Tsh! ;)

    @110
    Go read their official statement on the matter, you have to deal with the insults, the stalking?, the trolls, the derailment, the losers etc etc simply because those are the conditions: take it or leave it we already have veterans Ireland Michael And OlderGamer gone because of it. Soon all there will be is the above.

    #113 2 years ago
  114. monkeygourmet

    @113

    Somi has gone too, don’t forget him!

    http://www.vg247.com/2011/05/05/miyamoto-there’s-definitely-space-for-uniqueness-in-a-home-console/

    #114 2 years ago
  115. Lengendaryboss

    @113
    If only i knew him/her before his/her departure.

    #115 2 years ago
  116. monkeygourmet

    @115

    ^link provided, he/she was fun. You wonder why certain people defend Nintendo lol?

    Edit:

    Nothing’s changed as much as anyone would like to think! :)

    #116 2 years ago
  117. Lengendaryboss

    Well now i’ve seen too much.

    #117 2 years ago
  118. monkeygourmet

    @117

    You’ve seen behind the curtain… :)

    Don’t worry, it gets better!

    I started posting because of TEA and his crazy Sony ways. Not to be pro nintendo, just to address the balance.

    If anything, I mainly played on 360 back then, just to give you some history.

    #118 2 years ago
  119. polygem

    good morning, ok, since even supercop joe says it is cool and hip to stalk and mock now…

    great, down the drain this site goes.

    http://www.kwick.de/dragon246/photos/album/10909112/

    http://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/profile/96142/dragon246/

    didn’t bother to look for more though.

    just a little payback. deserved like a fuck you.

    …wait a minute…

    http://www.youtube.com/user/spinx246

    #119 2 years ago

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  • Here’s two new The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt screenshots to salivate over

    Two new screenshots from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have been released, and they are gorgeous as always. The screenshots follow the two released over the weekend. You can look at the new images in full HD glory over on Only Single Player. CD Projekt Red is at PAX East this weekend showing off the latest […]

  • Microsoft looking into streaming PC games to Xbox One

    With Windows 10, Xbox One users will soon be able to stream their games to PC. Microsoft is also looking into streaming PC games to Xbox One, according to news out of GDC. Speaking with Polygon at GDC 2015, Xbox program director Mike Ybarra said the company is also looking into the ability to stream […]

  • Free! Vindictus Lann Revamp codes worth €25

    We have 400 Lann Revamp codes worth €25 to giveaway for free to VG247 readers. All you need to do is enter your details in the box below and you’ll be given a code to redeem in game. The codes are for warrior character Lann and offer a 7 day unlimited Inner Armour pass, battle […]

  • US eShop update: Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars, OlliOlli, more

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars, OlliOlli and a demo version of Azure Striker GUNVOL. Your full update is below. eShop Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars – Wii U, 3DS – Cross Buy OlliOlli – Wii U, 3DS – Cross-Buy Proun+ – Proun+ […]

  • Rock Band 4 confirmed for Xbox One and PS4: supports old instruments and 2,168 songs

    Harmonix has lifted the lid on the long-rumoured Rock Band 4, stating it will support 2,168 previously released tracks and last-gen instruments on PS4 and Xbox One. The game will be out this year. Harmonix has yet to reveal specific features for the game, but it has been built with a completely new engine. As […]

  • First run of Rodea the Sky Soldier copies on Wii U come with Wii version

    The first print run of Rodea the Sky Soldier on Wii U will come with the Wii version packed in, NIS America has confirmed. The publisher confirmed today in a press release that anyone who buys the first run of the retail version of Rodea the Sky Soldier on Wii U will find the Wii […]

  • Unreal Tournament 4 lets modders sell cosmetic items to players

    Unreal Tournament 4 is a game built with the help of the modding community. So it’s only natural that it will feature a marketplace where all cosmetic items can be sold. Epic Games has confirmed that it will allow modders from the community to sell the cosmetics items they’ve created on the game’s marketplace. The […]

  • D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die is coming to PC – rumour

    SWERY 65 has shown off D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die running on PC at GDC this week, teasing that a possible port may be on the way. D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die is SWERY 65′s latest project. An episodic detective affair, D4 came out on Xbox One last September and utilised Kinect as its main […]

  • Valve’s Lighthouse, VR controllers and more explained

    Valve’s less-talked about prototype VR controllers and its Lighthouse technology have been shown in more detail. When HTC announced Vive, the VR headset it’s working on with Valve, it mentioned “base stations” and ergonomic controllers. Now we know what they meant by that. The controllers are still in prototype phase, and will look better when […]

  • Listen to two professional Counter-Strike players explain why Dust2 is so popular

    Hear what makes iconic Counter-Strike map Dust2 one of the most popular maps in shooter history from two former eSports players. Sal “Volcano” Garozzo and Shawn “FMPONE” Snelling are both retired professional Counter-Strike players who are currently working as designers. At GDC this year, the pair hosted a panel titled “Community Level Design for Competitive […]

  • Core Morpheus hardware locked in, no plans for wireless version

    Sony has finalised the core hardware for its VR headset Project Morpheus, and does not currently plan on releasing a wireless version. SCE Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida spoke to Gamespot at GDC and confirmed that the core hardware of Morpheus is “pretty much done” but that “lots of tweaks and improvements” are still being […]

  • Watch the full Phil Spencer keynote from GDC 2015

    The full GDC 2015 keynote of Xbox boss Phil Spencer is now available to watch. In case you missed last nights’s Phil Spencer keynote at GDC 2015, the whole thing has been made available to watch on YouTube. The address is titled “The Future of Gaming Across the Microsoft Ecosytem,” and it’s where Spencer announced […]

  • Elite: Dangerous won’t be “dumbed down” for Xbox One

    The Xbox One version of Elite: Dangerous will in fact be the same as the PC one. Elite: Dangerous developer Frontier came out on stage last night at GDC to announce the game making its console debut on Xbox One. Some have feared that the port would not provide the same experience as the PC […]

  • Virtual reality: by gum, it’s really happening

    Virtual reality has exited the realm of peripheral gimmick and turned into something that just might go mainstream. VR has an uphill battle ahead of it. The tech is going to be expensive, and there are a number of problems that need to be solved before it could be considered an inclusive technology (motion sickness, […]

  • Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor takes Game of the Year at GDC Awards 2015

    And the winner is: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor beat out Alien: Isolation, Bayonetta 2, Destiny, and Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft to win Game of the Year at the Game Developer’s Choice Awards 2015. Elsewhere in the awards, Ustwo’s mobile hit Monument Valley was a stand-out favourite, with wins in the Innovation, […]

  • Alien: Isolation was prototyped in third-person – video

    Alien: Isolation is one of the most effectively scary triple-A games in years, but it didn’t start off a perfect creation of pure terror. Creative Assembly prototyped Alien: Isolation in third-person perspective before they nailed down the final approach. The developer revealed this during a GDC 2015 presentation, and it’s a good reminder that games […]

  • Madden 15 added to EA Vault

    Madden 15 is now included in EA’s all-you-can-eat subscriber service. Madden 15 is the ninth game to be added to the EA Vault, a stash of games available on demand for EA Access subscribers. It's still Madden Season for EA Access members – Madden NFL 15 is now in The Vault for all members. Go […]

  • Source Engine 2 doesn’t have hidden costs or royalties – but is Steam exclusive

    Three major engines went free at GDC 2015, and each of them is monetising in a different way. There’s been a heck of a lot of discussion about development tools and the costs associated with them during GDC 2015. First Epic announced that Unreal Engine 4 would be free, bar royalities on successful releases. Then […]

  • Final Fantasy creator hates sequels

    Final Fantasy, a byword in prolific franchises, was created by a man who hates sequel. Final Fantasy games are famous for being reinvented with each core release, and it was not until series creator Hironobu Sakaguchi began to withdraw from the franchise after Final Fantasy 9 that we started seeing regular sequels and spin-offs. Speaking […]

  • Guardian complaints led to the closure of Destiny’s Loot Cave

    Destiny players are to blame for the shuttering of the much loved Loot Cave. Early in Destiny‘s history, many players got hugely excited about the “Loot Cave”. Accessible shortly after starting the game for the first time, this high-volume spawn point allowed players to stand in one place, taking out waves and waves of low-level […]

  • Xbox and PC games boss Phil Harrison to leave Microsoft – rumour

    Microsoft Interactive Entertainment Business VP and EMEA head of games Phil Harrison is rumoured to have thrown in the towel. Microsoft has not issued a statement on Harrison’s alleged departure, despite repeated questioning by press at GDC 2015. Instead, word comes via multiple sources speaking to GamesIndustry at the show. According to the rumours, Harrison […]

  • Metal Gear Online commentated trailer explains stuffed dog – but not invisibility

    Metal Gear Online developer Kojima Productions has provided significantly more insight into how the multiplayer side of The Phantom Pain works. Metal Gear Online is the online multiplayer component of Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain. Konami hasn’t shared a great deal about it yet, but we did see a very cool Metal Gear […]

  • Elite: Dangerous Xbox One trailer shows off space MMO

    If Elite: Dangerous looks this good on Xbox One we have nothing to complain about. Microsoft revealed Elite: Dangerous is coming to Xbox One this year during its GDC presentations today. We don’t know very much about the port, but I suppose we ought to have expected it; Frontier Developments has a very close relationship […]

  • Battletoads to appear in Shovel Knight Xbox One

    A Battletoads remake must be on the horizon. Right? Right?? The Battletoads will appear in the upcoming Xbox One version of Shovel Knight, Yacht Club Games revealed today. The Battletoads drop in for a fight! Shovel Knight is headed to Xbox One and meets up with @RareLtd brawling trio! pic.twitter.com/OCQIuWbH3W — Yacht Club Games (@YachtClubGames) […]

  • The Division pre-alpha footage leaks, Ubisoft says it’s well out of date

    The Division fans finally got a look at Ubisoft’s MMO this week, but the publisher has said the footage is not in any way representative. Pre-alpha footage of the The Division was leaked this week, but has since been thoroughly smacked down by takedown notices. All that remains are a few screenshots and a GIF: […]

  • Microsoft HoloLens designer killed in hit and run accident

    Very sad news out of Redmond this week, as Mike Ey was killed in a tragic accident. Ey, 30, was one of the key project designers on Microsoft’s HoloLens AR headset. He was killed on Saturday morning in a rear-end collision. The driver of the second vehicle fled the scene but was tracked down by […]

  • AMD throws support behind VR with new low-latency anti-nausea tech

    GPU manufacturer AMD has released a new SDK compatible with “a broad set of VR devices”. Called LiquidVR, the tech is designed to “bring better content, comfort, and compatibility to VR applications” including games, simulation, entertainment, education, social media, travel, medicine, real estate and ecommerce, apparently. AMD said maintaining comfort and realism in VR environments […]

  • Danganronpa 3 in the works, but a long way off yet

    A new Danganronpa is happening. Danganronpa 3 is in the very, very early production stages, writer Kodaka Kazutaka has confirmed. Nothing about the project is “set in stone”, Kazutaka told Polygon, so there are no details to share yet; the characters and story may change several times before being finalised. The writer said he’s weighing […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare MLG Pro League 2015 schedule announced

    Major League Gaming has announced the full schedule for the 2015 Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare MLG Pro League. The eSpots firm revealed two more seasons of Pro League, a live Relegation tournament for Season Three, and a season ending World Championship with $250,000 up for grabs You can watch all the action on MLG.tv […]

  • Happy Birthday PlayStation 2, you are almost old enough to drive

    Amidst all the GDC 2015 hoopla today, we forgot to wish PlayStation 2 a Happy Birthday. The system turned 15 years old today, going by its March 4, 2000 launch date in Japan. It was released in the west that autumn, and had shipped 100 million units in less than six years post launch. PS2 […]

  • Here’s what the final version of Valve’s Steam Controller looks like

    A look at the updated Steam Controller has surfaced via a hands-on post from Polygon. Valve said what you see in the images below is the final version of the controller. The controller has gone through numerous revisions since it was first revealed, but it seems Valve has decided on two touch pads which work […]

  • The Sims, SimCity developer closed down

    The Sims 4 developer Maxis has been shuttered, EA has confirmed. The Sims, SimCity and the rest of the Sim franchise has traditionally been helmed by Maxis, which had its flagship studio in Emeryville, California. Now EA has confirmed with Kotaku that this studio is being closed. “Today we are consolidating Maxis IP development to […]

  • Gigantic MOBA coming to Windows 10 and Xbox One with cross-play

    Today during GDC 2015, Microsoft announced that the new IP from Motiga called Gigantic will be cross-play enabled. Slated for Windows 10 and Xbox One, the five-on-five third-person battle arena game allows the player to select from an array of heroes with distinctive powers and play styles. Players will then make their way through areas […]

  • Here’s a look at Unreal Tournament DirectX 12 gameplay

    Epic Games is creating Unreal Tournament using Unreal Engine 4 running on DirectX 12, which Microsoft says “sets a new bar for visual fidelity.” DirectX 12 is a single API developers can access across Windows devices, which can result in a 20% improvement in performance over DX11 running on the same machine. The Unreal Tournament […]

  • Wireless adapter for Xbox One controllers out later this year

    Microsoft announced at GDC 2015 today it will that all wireless Xbox gaming accessories will be designed for and supported on both Xbox One consoles and Windows 10 PCs moving forward. Later this year, a wireless adapter will be released, allowing current Xbox controllers and future devices to be used wirelessly on PCs. This will […]

  • Microsoft offers up more details on Spencer’s GDC 2015 talk

    Microsoft has provided more details on Cross-Buy functionality between Windows 10 and Xbox One as well as the Xbox Live SKU and other announcements made during Phil Spencer’s talk today. During the session, the head of Xbox shared “the next step” in the company’s plans for a unified platform across all Windows 10 devices which […]