Bayonetta 2 director Yusuke Hashimoto leaves Platinum Games

Future plans not announced.

Bayonetta 2

Bayonetta 2 director Yusuke Hashimoto has left Platinum Games, the developer announced.

“This tweet will be a little more personal than usual,” Hashimoto said in a tweet. “Yesterday, January 31, was my last day at Platinum Games. The memories I made during my 13 years at Platinum, working with dozens of talented individuals on Bayonetta, Bayonetta 2, and Star Fox Zero are priceless to me.”

Hashimoto continued, “Let me take this opportunity to share my thanks with anyone who has worked with me, supported me, or played my games. I hope to take the experience I gained at Platinum and use them on whatever I work on in the future. Thank you again.”

Hashimoto did not announce his plans for the future.

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