Yusuke Hashimoto

Bayonetta 2 director Yusuke Hashimoto has left PlatinumGames

Bayonetta 2 director Yusuke Hashimoto has announced his departure from PlatinumGames.

2 years ago

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  • Bayonetta 2: working with 'perfectionist' Nintendo is unnerving, says Inaba

    Bayonetta 2 producer has reflected on Platinum Games’ work with publisher Nintendo, calling the partnership both useful and unnerving due to the latter’s eye for perfection.

    7 years ago
  • New Bayonetta "information" this week

    Platinum said over-night that it’s about to release new “information” on pseud-loved fighter Bayonetta, bringing hope of a sequel announcement.

    10 years ago
  • Bayonetta dev diary discusses backstory, fighting angels

    Platinum Games has released a developer diary featuring Hideki Kamiya and Yusuke Hashimoto discussing the backstory for Bayonetta.Apparently, the witch has lost her memory one the battle withe angels begins, but as the game progresses she regains it and it is up to the player to find the mysteries surrounding her past.Also mentioned was the […]

    11 years ago
  • Platinum Games' Hashimoto wants to play Natal "as soon as possible"

    Bayonetta producer, Yusuke Hashimoto, has told D’toid that Platinum Games are very interested in motion controls – providing the games created are not “carbon copies” of previous games in that genre.“I’m very interested in motion control because it has the potential to take video gaming to a whole new level,” said Hashimoto. “However making sure […]

    11 years ago
  • Bayonetta "80 percent complete," says Hashimoto, Sega "not disappointed" at slip

    Platinum’s Bayonetta is four fifths complete, producer Yusuke Hashimoto told VG247 at GamesCom today, with Sega adding that it’s not concerned about the title being pushed back into next year.“In terms of development, we’re actually aboiut 80 percent there,” said Hashimoto, speaking after a demo.“We’ve only made the really basic parts, what makes the game […]

    11 years ago
  • SEGA to show Bayonetta at Comic-Con with live-action model

    SEGA will be showing off Bayonetta during Comic-Con July 23-26, and producer Yusuke Hashimoto and lead character designer Mari Shimazaki will host a panel titled “The Making of Bayonetta” on July 24.That’s not all, either.A live-action model will be present and to top things off, a Bayonetta coslpay contest will be taking place.Should be interesting […]

    12 years ago