Ahead of next year's Wii U sequel, there has been an announcement that Bayonetta
is getting the animated movie treatment, courtesy of Gonzo.
The studio is no stranger to videogame adaptations, handling Final Fantasy: Unlimited
and an adaptation of Street Fighter IV
in the past, but both of these have generally been considered underwhelming.
Kizaki Fuminori is on directorial duties, with Hirota Mitsutaka tasked with the unenviable job of somehow extracting a coherent story from the game.
Subtitled Bloody Fate
, it's due out in Japan on the 23rd of November, with no word on a western release, although it might be worth keeping an eye on the official website here
For what it's worth, Ben quite liked
the game when he reveiwed it back in 2010.