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Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 update 1.1.0

Over four years after they originally came to Switch, Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 just received a new 1.1.0 update on Switch.

Both titles have additional language support. Korean, Chinese (Simplified), and Chinese (Traditional) text can be accessed after installing the update.

The full patch notes for the Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 version 1.1.0 update are as follows:

NieR: Automata Abandoned Factory

It’s time for another world overview trailer for the Switch version of NieR: Automata, with Square Enix now highlighting the Abandoned Factory. The large industrial structure is said to be “much more complex than its appearance and houses many dangerous mysteries in its twisted corridors.”

Below is some additional information about the game:

The Switch version of NieR: Automata was on display at the 2022 Tokyo Game Show today. Along with a brand new trailer, extensive gameplay was shown during a live stream. Both are now up online.

Here’s some information about NieR: Automata:

NieR: Automata Amusement Park

NieR: Automata has received its second world trailer for the Switch version that introduces the Amusement Park. Although the area once brought happiness and joy to mankind, it’s now occupied by harmless machine lifeforms. Square Enix mentions how they’re found dancing and throwing confetti in their carnival attire.

A bit of additional information about NieR: Automata is available in the following overview:

Bayonetta 3

Nintendo has released a new 8-minute trailer for Bayonetta 3. Fans can get another look at the Switch exclusive ahead of next month’s launch.

Here’s an overview of Bayonetta 3:

Square Enix is back with another trailer for the Switch version of NieR: Automata: The End of YoRHa Edition, and this time around we have a look at the City Ruins. This is a desolate city eroded by greenery and decay, and is now occupied by machine lifeforms and wildlife. Square Enix notes how there are many parts to be explored as this city lies in the very center of the connecting zones.

Here’s some information about NieR: Automata:

Bayonetta 3 story online leaderboards

A couple of story tidbits have emerged from a Bayonetta 3 classification listing, along with the apparent confirmation that leaderboards will be included.

The Switch exclusive was rated in Australia in the middle of June. As part of that, we find out who the main threat is in the game and what whole journey will be about.

Bayonetta 3 pre-order bonus

Five years after it was first announced, Bayonetta 3 isn’t too far away from its launch on Switch, and we’re starting up our pre-order guide which will include any bonuses if they’re announced. Nintendo and PlatinumGames will be continuing the hardcore action series that first began in 2009.

Bayonetta 3 has confirmed a few story elements, including that the bioweapons known as Homunculi are invading and there’ll be a few “a virtual coven of Bayonettas”. We also know that you’ll be able to play as Viola, “a feisty witch in training who fights with a sword and a capricious companion, the demon Cheshire.” Other than that, the game will include Demon Masquerade, “a new ability that channels the demon linked to her weapon allowing for some exciting action options, not to mention some hair-raising combos.” Bayonetta can also summon certain demonic creatures like Gomorrah, Malphas, and Phantasmaraneae during battle. PlatinumGames recently confirmed that a Naive Angel Mode will be available to make things a little less risqué.

best platinumgames nintendo games ranked

Nintendo has a good number of partners developers that they usually work with, one of the most prominent ones being PlatinumGames. Ever since the Wii U era, we’ve always been look forward to seeing what the two sides are cooking up together. Just recently we saw a new trailer for Bayonetta 3, the next game coming out from their partnership.

In the video below you’ll find a small “top four” ranking all Nintendo and PlatinumGames collaborations so far. Of course this is just based on my own opinion – feel free to share your own thoughts in the comments.

Bayonetta nudity

Bayonetta creator Hideki Kamiya has reaffirmed that Nintendo has never requested to make the series less risqué.

The Naive Angel Mode was revealed for Bayonetta 3 earlier this month. When it’s enabled, the character won’t reveal as much skin. However, its inclusion doesn’t have anything to do with a specific request from Nintendo based on Kamiya’s comments.

He wrote on Twitter this week:

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