Publisher Nintendo and developer PlatinumGames have unveiled a new 4-minute trailer for their upcoming highly anticipated action title, Bayonetta 3. Alongside intermittently showcased combat footage of Viola and Bayonetta, there also appears to be multiple Bayonettas. What could possibly be the plot reason for this? I suppose we’ll just have to wait to find out.
You can view the new Bayonetta 3 trailer below:
Bayonetta 3 will be releasing for Nintendo Switch on October 28, 2022.
Bayonetta can wield her iconic Witch Time ability, making the surrounding vicinity slow down when performing skillful dodges. She can also summon Infernal Demons in the midst of combat to battle particularly mighty and giant foes. However, she is exposed to attacks while summoning, making adequate timing crucial.
And as if those facets weren’t enough, Bayonetta can transform her appearance into a Demon Masquerade by channeling the power of the demons instilled within her weapons. The abilities gained while in these transformed states can also be used for exploration.
The other playable character is Viola. This witch-in-training activates Witch Time by blocking attacks at the right time instead of dodging them. Further, the Infernal Demon bound to her sword, Chesire, can be summoned during combat to attack enemies separately.
Lastly, the difficulty can be changed at any time, and a special accessory, Immortal Marionette, will let players enact combos and defensive maneuvers with one button.
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