Platinum Video games is teasing one thing, or 4, because of a mysterious new web site the developer launched this morning. There’s no info but on what it may very well be aside from it’s drumming up anticipation utilizing the #Platinum4 hashtag.Platinum Video games hasn’t introduced something concrete simply but, however the studio’s mysterious teaser has already created a wave of hypothesis over the which means behind #Platinum4. The site
, which ends up in a web page that merely has the quantity four floating in house round 4 Platinum “sparkles” is the one clue we’ve thus far in regards to the hashtag.
Followers are speculating quite a lot of issues based mostly on this single quantity. Some consider the 4 may very well be a reference to Drakengard four, a sequel to the long-running Drakengard
collection of which Nier and Nier: Automata
are spinoffs from. The glitch impact that occurs on the Platinum Video games web site additionally led some to take a position the web page may very well be for a Nier-related project
Yoko Taro, who’s a co-creator of the Drakengard collection and director of the Nier spinoffs, has been touring with a Nier: Automata reside orchestra live performance. So suffice to say there’s a variety of Nier stuff taking place proper now.
Nevertheless, with nothing else to go on except for the Platinum4 web site, we’ll have to attend for an official announcement from the studio. Platinum Video games is at present confirmed to be engaged on Bayonetta 3 for Nintendo Swap and Babylon’s Fall which was introduced in 2019.
Platinum also recently announced the studio obtained a capital funding from Tencent which might assist safe the corporate’s future and permit it to enterprise into self-publishing. Platinum additionally mentioned on the time to anticipate extra bulletins in 2020.
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