Since one evening in December 2017, we had not heard from the PlatinumGames witch. But that’s it, the preparation time is over, the appointment is almost fixed.
The fans will therefore have waited 1386 days. Yes, 1386 days between the teaser and the concrete for Bayonetta 3. With, during this incredibly long period, annoyance, irritation, worry, despair, and, echoing, simply statements seeking to sweep away fears, reassure. The concrete, therefore, is this trailer above, including gameplay, as well as an important clarification: Bayonetta 3 will be available on Nintendo Switch in 2022.
Directed by Yusuke Miyata, produced by Yuji Nakao and starring Atsuhi Inaba and Hideki Kamiya as executive producers, this new episode of the adventures of the bespectacled witch promises once again dantesque clashes. Historical mechanics like Witch Time have not retired, and PlatinumGames already has a novelty out of its hat: the Demon Slave, which snaps after a nice dance step from the beauty.
It freezes in Hell
Behind this name worthy of a Norwegian Black Metal band, a way to control the creatures of Hell, which the director describes as follows:
“Unlike Climax Summons from previous games which automatically destroy enemies and return to Hell, this mechanic allows players to control demons during gameplay and unleash a host of intuitive actions. Each demon’s abilities vary, and the types of abilities that are beneficial in a certain situation may change at any time. How many are there exactly? What else can you do? Well, there is a lot more that I would like to tell you, but I have to stop here for now. However, there is a lot of information hidden in the trailer that I haven’t covered here, so be sure to revisit it until the next announcement.“
For the rest, we let you savor this trailer and the images in our gallery below, which undoubtedly augur an overpowering and uninhibited adventure.