80°
Submitted by Lionheart377 1058d ago | preview

PAX Prime: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is Basically Bayonetta 2 | StickSkills

StickSkills said, "Remember how some people were bummed about the cancellation of a possible Bayonetta 2? Well, whatever came out of what they had, it’s pretty much (if not entirely) in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. As I started playing it at PAX Prime this year, I just couldn’t shake the feeling that it’s basically Bayonetta." (Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, PS3, Xbox 360)

Carl_Shocker  +   1058d ago
Would of rather had Bayonetta 2 to be honest.
RyuX19  +   1058d ago
The more I think about it the more I wonder where the Bayonetta series could go after what happened in Bayo 1.

I don't want to really spoil anything, but Kamiya basically pulled another Devil May Cry 1.

Also Kamiya's ideas for a prequel don't sound too good.
JellyJelly  +   1058d ago
It seems to play a lot differently. The way you select the direction of your sword slices, kill enemies through objects, the incorporation of stealth etc.

I don't think it looks anything like Bayonetta at all apart from the fact that it shares a similar combat system, which is something PG has more or less perfected this gen.
Outside_ofthe_Box  +   1058d ago
Exactly what I was thinking. Nothing shown of Rising thus far reminds me of Bayonetta.
boybato  +   1058d ago
Even though raiden wears bigh heels, I'd hate to see him do a wicked weave move and end up half dressed. Would want bayonetta as a playable toon though. : )
baldulf  +   1058d ago
For what I have seen so far of the game it certainly doesn't have the deep of Bayonetta's combo system.

I think Platinum Games is trying something more simple to win over the Metal Gear fans who don't have experience in this kind of games.
RyuX19  +   1058d ago
How can you tell how deep a game is from 2 minute tutorial vids and blurry videos of people mashing buttons at cons?
CDzNutts  +   1058d ago
The camera in this game looks pretty fixed.

The camera in Bayonetta is dynamic and freely controlled
CDzNutts  +   1058d ago
and......the use of the analog sticks as weapons TOTALLY makes this anything BUT Bayonetta.
Parappa   1058d ago | Trolling | show | Replies(1)
fossilfern  +   1057d ago
That reason alone is enough for me to get it! Though I would like a Bayonetta 2
dragonrage00  +   1057d ago
It doesnt remind me of bayonetta at all. It looks pretty good, but i doubt the combat will be as deep, since the have so many other elements to work on. I really hope for a sequel for bayonetta, specially since devil may cry and ninja gaiden are both going downhill.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Amazon lists Gears of War U.E. for sale two weeks early

15m ago - A pre order page has listed Gears of War Ultimate Edition for sale two weeks ahead of time. It wi... | Xbox One
20°

Forest Home – Tips, Tricks, Cheats, and Strategy Guide

20m ago - Forest Home is a new Android and iOS puzzle game – think of it like Flow Free meets Candy Crush.... | iPhone
Ad

Warhammer: Arcane Magic Comes to iOS

Now - Test your tactics against legendary foes! | Promoted post
30°

First Terraria Wii U and 3DS screenshots

20m ago - Following the announcement of Terraria on Wii U/3DS, the first screenshots have been released. | Wii U
40°

Gamerant | 'Q.U.B.E. Director’s Cut' Review

2h ago - Gamerant Imagine waking up alone in deep space with no memory of how you got there. A distant... | Xbox One
40°

Spider: Rite of the Shrouded Moon - Official Trailer | PS4, PS Vita

5h ago - A secret society built Blackbird Estate for a specific reason. Not even the family living there t... | PS4