Replay | Bayonetta 2Game Informer 8 October, 2022To celebrate our Bayonetta 3 cover story, we’re bringing back good old-fashioned Replay to revisit its direct predecessor, Bayonetta 2. You can tune in on Twitch at 2 p.m. Central to join in on the fun, or catch the archive when it hits on our Game Informer Shows YouTube channel. Released in October 2014 as a Wii U exclusive, Bayonetta 2 is a sequel that almost didn’t happen. Despite a strong critical reception to the first game, sales didn’t meet expectations, leading to publisher Sega passing on a follow-up. Thankfully, Nintendo swooped in to fund and publish Bayonetta 2, locking it in as a third-party exclusive. Bayonetta 2 features improved combat, new features, an even nuttier plot, and a near-bottomless well of action. Join me, Marcus Stewart, as I dig into my personal GOTY for 2014 and chat all about our Bayonetta 3 cover. Watch on Twitch!If you enjoy our livestreams but haven’t subscribed to our Twitch channel, know that doing so not only gives you notifications and access to special emotes. You’ll also be granted entry to the official Game Informer Discord channel, where our welcoming community members, moderators, and staff gather to talk games, entertainment, food, and organize hangouts!Be sure to click the banner below to visit our Bayonetta 3 cover story hub for exclusive features and videos of the upcoming threequel.