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Bayonetta 2

Hidden Gems: Games You Might Have Missed: MORE Wii U Games

We’re making a list and checking it twice. We’re gonna find out what games you might have missed this generation....

by Adam Abou-Nasr, Carmine Red, and Matt West - November 25, 2015

Ranking Nintendo's Past 10 Holiday Lineups: #3 - #1

Great games mean great holidays. These three years prove that....

by Neal Ronaghan - November 2, 2015

NWR Staff's 10 Favorite Games of 2014: Bayonetta 2

I asked my wife. She says Bayonetta is empowered and not over sexualized. So it’s okay to like this....

by John Rairdin - December 24, 2014

This Week in Releases: October 19, 2014


by Zack Kaplan - October 19, 2014

Bayonetta 2, Plus a Slew of Virtual Console Titles Hit the eShop in Japan

Bayonetta may be leading the Wii U charge this week, but Konami has your back for those who can appreciate a bit of old school fun....

by Danny Bivens - September 17, 2014

What to Expect At E3 2014: Wii U Software

The many games we could see for Wii U at E3....

by Justin Berube, Becky Hollada, Clay Johnson, Kimberly Keller, Neal Ronaghan, and Bryan Rose - June 3, 2014

Nintendo World Report's 2014 Predictions: Neal Ronaghan, Director

Check out these oddly specific to-the-exact-date predictions....

by Neal Ronaghan - January 8, 2014

BLOG: Why the Donkey Kong Country Delay Isn't That Bad

2014 looks a little bit brighter with that big ape in it....

by Neal Ronaghan - October 2, 2013

INTERVIEW: A Wonderful PAX Interview with Hideki Kamiya

We sat down with Hideki Kamiya at PAX 2013, and talk Wonderful 101....

by Curtis Bonds - September 10, 2013

INTERVIEW: Interview with Platinum Games' Hideki Kamiya

We spoke with The Wonderful 101 (and Viewtiful Joe/Bayonetta) Director about game design, Twitter, and Star Fox....

by Alex Culafi and Neal Ronaghan - June 18, 2013

The NWR E3 2013 Awards: Bayonetta 2

From what we've seen, Bayonetta 2 looks to be more of the same awesome insanity....

by Neal Ronaghan - June 17, 2013

The PrE3view: What We Expect at E3 2013: First-Party Games, Part Three

Two Zeldas, two Yoshis, two RPGs: the parallels between 3DS and Wii U...

by Andrew Brown, James Jones, Josh Max, and Neal Ronaghan - June 7, 2013

The PrE3view: What We Expect at E3 2013: First-Party Games, Part Two

The Wii U has several known and unknown quantities at this E3. Here's the lowdown....

by Justin Berube, Tom Malina, Josh Max, and Neal Ronaghan - June 7, 2013

Super Smash Bros. Dreams: Bayonetta & Chibi-Robo

Must be the season of the witch....

by Tyler Ohlew - April 19, 2013

Wii U's Launch Window Line-Ups: Japan

Japan has a smaller list of launch window games, but it is still strong....

by Neal Ronaghan - September 14, 2012

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: Episode 517: Survey Says

None of you are listening to a word we say....

by James Jones, Greg Leahy, and Guillaume Veillette - April 9, 2017


The most extreme Japan podcast on the internet blazes straight into 2016!...

by Danny Bivens, James Charlton, and Ty Shughart - January 11, 2016

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: Episode 415: Boring Victory Lap

Get ready for RFN's first-ever live unboxing (of horror)....

by James Jones, Jon Lindemann, Jonathan Metts, and Guillaume Veillette - February 1, 2015

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: Episode 410: amiibarf

We finally get Bayonetta 2 and Captain Toad into New Business, just in time for the year's end. Plus: your Listener Mail!...

by James Jones, Jon Lindemann, Jonathan Metts, and Guillaume Veillette - December 21, 2014

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: Episode 402: Witch Time Zones

Craig Harris joins us for impressions of Bayonetta 2, memories of unreleased games, and much more!...

by James Jones, Jon Lindemann, Jonathan Metts, and Guillaume Veillette - October 19, 2014

CONNECTIVITY: Episode 149: Ladies Night

It's all about the ladies on this week's Connectivity as we discuss Metroid Zero Mission and Bayonetta 2....

by Danny Bivens, Zack Kaplan, Daan Koopman, Jonathan Metts, Mike Sklens, and Scott Thompson - September 9, 2014

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: E3 2014 - Home Team Assemble

What is the E3 experience for the half of RFN that isn't at E3 playing Smash Bros? Guillaume, Jon and special guest Greg Leahy give their thoughts on Nintendo's E3 2014 performance....

by Greg Leahy, Jon Lindemann, and Guillaume Veillette - June 13, 2014

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: Episode 384: One for the Road

This shorter episode focuses on the upcoming E3 Expo and our predictions of what may (won't) happen....

by James Jones, Jon Lindemann, Jonathan Metts, and Guillaume Veillette - May 25, 2014

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: Episode 371: Ghost Commander

Guys, we did it: Garnett Lee on a full episode of RFN. Listen up!...

by James Jones, Jonathan Metts, and Guillaume Veillette - February 23, 2014

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: RFN at E3 2013: First-Party Impressions and Armature Studios Interview

The entire "away team" talks about Nintendo's main offerings, and Jonny talks to one of the highly qualified developers of the new Metroid-style Batman game for 3DS....

by Justin Berube, Andrew Brown, Michael Cole, Alex Culafi, Aaron Kaluszka, Kimberly Keller, Jonathan Metts, Neal Ronaghan, Jared Rosenberg, and Guillaume Veillette - June 13, 2013

CONNECTIVITY: Connectibite: E3 Nintendo Direct Reaction

The gang discusses today's E3 Nintendo Direct....

by Patrick Barnett, J.P. Corbran, Zachary Miller, and Scott Thompson - June 11, 2013

RADIO FREE NINTENDO: Episode 311: Toad Dreams of Poutine

RFN: No Jons, 50% Canadian....

by Nate Andrews, James Jones, and Guillaume Veillette - October 21, 2012

CONNECTIVITY: Episode 51: Ride the Train

Wherein we discuss all things Wii U. All aboard! ...

by Patrick Barnett, Josh Max, Zachary Miller, Neal Ronaghan, Jared Rosenberg, Ariel Ruff, Mike Sklens, and Scott Thompson - September 15, 2012



Game Profile

Bayonetta 2 Box Art

Genre Action
Developer Platinum Games
Players1 - 2

Worldwide Releases

na: Bayonetta 2
Release Oct 24, 2014
jpn: Bayonetta 2
Release Sep 20, 2014
eu: Bayonetta 2
Release Oct 24, 2014
aus: Bayonetta 2
Release Oct 25, 2014
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