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Bayonetta (PlayStation 3)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
85
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.0
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Bayonetta Credits

Platinum Games

DirectorHideki Kamiya
ProducerYusuke Hashimoto
Cinematics DirectorYuji Shimomura (U'den Flame Workds Co. Inc.)
Lead Game DesignerHiroshi Shibata
Game DesignMasaaki Yamada
Conceptual DesignIkumi Nakamura
Lead Background DesignerTakahito Washisaka
Background DesignersKoichi Minami, Tetsuya Sasano, Yuta Kimura, Keiji Suzuki, Yasutaka Maeki, Satoshi Ichikawa, Masahiro Mune, Masateru Shirai, Namie Higa, Ayako Sata, Aiko Shinohara (AVANT), Naoki Katakai
Conceptual Character DesignMari Shimazaki
Lead Character ModelerKenichiro Yoshimura
Character ModelingNobuaki Yamazaki, Muneyuki Kotegawa, Kazunori Tazaki, Yoshifumi Hattori
Lead AnimatorEijiro Nishimura
AnimationHidetoshi Kai, Marumi Nakajo, Takaaki Yamaguchi, Hirokazu Takeuchi, Kenji Nishi (ALVION), Daisuke Sekimoto (AVANT)
Lead Visual Effects DesignerNorikazu Kudo
Visual Effects DesignTakuo Yamamoto, Kazuaki Shinohara
Interface DesignMai Ohkura
Lead Software EngineerKenji Saito
System ProgrammingWataru Ohmori
Gameplay ProgrammingKazunori Inoue
Stage ProgrammingKazunori Morita, Toshimitsu Michikami, Sho Yazama
Graphics ProgrammingShinichiro Ishikawa, Makoto Fujimi
Effects ProgrammingNao Ueda
Interface ProgrammingTakuya Sakamoto
Lead ComposerHiroshi Yamaguchi
ComposersMasami Ueda, Erina Niwa, Takayasu Sodeoka, Norihiko Hibino (GEM Impact), Takahiro Izutano (GEM Impact), Yoshitaka Suziki (GEM Impact), Rei Kondo (T's MUSIC)
SEGA Original CompositionsHiroshi Kawaguchi (SEGA)
Lead Sound DesignerDaisuke Sakata
Sound DesignYohei Ichikawa, Masato Shindo, Yutaka Takahashi (T's MUSIC), Yuji Honda
Lead Cinematic DesignerKunihiko Tsuda
Cinematic DesignMasanori Takashima, Atsushi Yamane (CREEK & RIVER), Mitsuhiro Kubo (ORBITAL LINK), Suguru Watanabe (ORBITAL LINK), Kenzi Kumagai (ORBITAL LINK), Naoki Moro (AVANT), Daisuke Kanbayashi, Shinji Usunomiya, Takayuki Muranaka, Ryota Sato (ALVION)
Story WritingHideki Kamiya
English AdaptationJean Pierre Kellams

Soundelux Design Music Group

Voice Over Recording and Editorial bySoundelux Design Music Group
Executive Creative DirectorScott Martin Gershin
Facility ManagerJanet Rankin
Voice Over Business ManagerWilliam Beaman
Voice Over CoordinatorErica Mehallo
Voice Over DirectorKris Zimmerman Salter
Voice Over Recording EngineerJustin Langley
Voice Over EditorialTony Roza, Chad Bedell, Bob Rankin, Adler Hampel
Asset CoordinatorCharles Gondak
Production AssistantAlex Johnson
Supervising Sound EditorBryan Celano
Sound DesignersPeter Zinda, Bryan Celano, Brian Fredrickson, Brad Beaumont, Ronald Dutch Hill, Steven Robinson, Patrick Ginn, Nancy Macleod, Masanobu Tomita, Scott Wolf, Scott Martin Gershin
In Memory OfBrian Fredrickson
Project ManagerShannon Potter
Asset CoordinatorsCharles Gondak, Eliot R. Connors
Foley MixersNerses Gezalyan, Lucy Sustar
Foley WalkersJeffrey Wilhoit, James M. Moriana, Gregg Barbanell
Theme of Bayonetta - Mysterious Destiny & Fly Me To The Moon (Climax Mix) VocalsHelena Noguerra
Theme of Bayonetta - Mysterious Destiny lyricsNikola Obermann
Artist ManagementThomas Bonardi (BELLEVIE MANAGEMENT)
Music Licence ClearanceJulie Sessing-Turner (Sessing Music Services), Wendy Turnbull (Sessing Music Services), Rentaro Nagahara (SEGA Corporation)
Fly Me To The Moon performed byBrenda Lee

SEGA Coporation

Chief ProducerToshihiro Nagoshi
Lead ProducersMasanao Maeda, Hiroyuki Miyazaki
Executive SupervisorsNaoya Tsurumi, Takayuki Kawagoe
Executive ProducerOkitane Usui
Production CoodinatorsMasami Ichikawa, Masahiro Okamoto
Marketing (Promotion)Ayumi Terada
Marketing (Trailer)Koichi Hidaka
Marketing (Web Design)Teppei Shimizu
ProducerKagasei Shimomura
Assistant ProducerMitsuhiro Shimano, Akiko Kuroda
Localisation DirectorShinobu Shindo, Mitsuru Toda
Localisation ManagementTatsuya Shikata
MarketingTakeshi Shimizu, Satoshi Imai, Yasushi Yamashita, Takehiro Yoshida
PromotionTakayoshi Ōuchi, Ikuo Ishizaka, Koichi Hanatate
PublicityYasushi Nagumo, Yūsuke Watanabe, Mamoru Kodama, Katsumi Baba, Reiko Chiba, Masaya Santō, Chikako Hida
SalesAkira Nomoto, Mitsuru Takahashi, Hiroki Ōta, Kōichi Iino
QAJunichi Shimizu, Akira Nishikawa, Akinobu Koechi
Packaging & Software Manual DesignYoshihiro Sakuta, Masaru Kobayashi, Hajime Ishinoda, Yoichi Takahashi
Special ThanksHIRO, Kazuhiko Yoshida, Mutsuhiro Fujii, Yuka Hayano, Kazuyoshi Hara, Yoshiji Tanabe, Mariko Maekawa, Yusuke Kan, Nami Nishioka, Masaki Yamanaka, Akira Uchiyama, Ryoichi Takahashi, Takeo Kido, Naoto Tanaka (Orbital Link), Ippei Shiraki, Kazuya Kono, Kwame Alexander (ALVION), Naoto Tanaka (Orbital Link), All the staff at Platinum Games Inc.

SEGA of America Inc

Senior ProderJ. Patrick Riley
Associate ProducerKeith Dwyer
Senior Publishing ManagerKlayton Vorlick
Brand ManagerWayne Shiu, Mitsue Nakagaki
Associate PR ManagerThu Nguyen
Senior Web ProducerMarjorie Puruganan
Associate Community ManagerJulian Mehlfeld
Senior Creative Services ManagerJen Groeling
Production SpecialistHeather Lucchetti
Meda & Events ManagerTeri Higgins
Video EditorCarl Smolka
Junior Video EditorGreg Ammen
Senior Channel Marketing ManagerSandee Ferrara
Channel Marketing ManagerAnna Nguyen
QA ManagerMark Cartwright
QA SupervisorsDemetrius Griffin, Shawn Dobbins
QA Test LeadLee Frohman
Assistant QA Test LeadDan Pangelina
QA TestersBob Muniz, Reneil Restaurd
Standards LeadJohn Belcher
Standards Assistan LeadBen Orser
Standards TestersTamara A. Williamson, Maxfield Atturio
Mastering Lab SupervisorRey Buzon
Mastering Lab TechniciansChristopher Rilles, Kenneth Nacua
Hardware TechnicianMatt Ellison

SEGA Europe Ltd

Senior ProducerAkiko O'Driscoll
Head of MarketingDavid Corless
Senior Brand ManagerDominic Preston
Assistant Brand ManagerShumpei Hashimoto
European PR ManagerRoss Alexander
Creative ServicesEd Bostock, Arnoud Tempelaere
Head of Development ServicesMark LeBreton
Resource ManagerDominic Berzins
Production ManagersGeorge Cover, Ben Howell
Mastering and Submissions ManagerDave Pither
Senior Mastering TechnicianJohn Hegarty
Mastering TechnicianJigar Patel
Localisation ManagerMarta Lois González
Localisation Project SupervisorGiuseppe Rizzo
TranslatorsAntonio Catanese, Jean-Loup Lansac, Jay Bannmuller, Luis J. Paredes
Fuctionality SupervisorJulie Metior
Standards SupervisorMartyn Sibley
Standards CoordinatorByron Wessels
Language CoordinatorAlessandro Irranca
Language Team LeadGoffredo Pagliei
Language TestersDiane Loumabeka, Tiziano Loi, Michael Willenborg, Jose Olivares, Domefa Agblevon, Eduardo Levanti, Efrén González Sáiz

Other Games

In addition to this game, the following people are listed as working on other games. No more than 25 people are listed here, even if there are more than 25 people who have also worked on other games.

Naoya Tsurumi, 138 other games
Mark LeBreton, 114 other games
Shawn Dobbins, 108 other games
Mark Cartwright, 102 other games
Kris Zimmerman Salter, 100 other games
Yoshihiro Sakuta, 100 other games
Giuseppe Rizzo, 97 other games
Marta Lois González, 97 other games
Demetrius Griffin, 82 other games
Masanao Maeda, 79 other games
William Beaman, 79 other games
Scott Martin Gershin, 78 other games
Arnoud Tempelaere, 76 other games
Akira Nishikawa, 73 other games
John Hegarty, 72 other games
Dominic Berzins, 71 other games
Heather Lucchetti, 69 other games
Jigar Patel, 69 other games
Shinobu Shindo, 67 other games
Julie Metior, 67 other games
Luis J. Paredes, 66 other games
Alessandro Irranca, 66 other games
Yasushi Nagumo, 66 other games
Martyn Sibley, 65 other games
Junichi Shimizu, 62 other games

Collaborations

People who have worked on this game have also collaborated on the creation of the following games:

Vanquish, a group of 89 people
Resonance of Fate, a group of 60 people
MadWorld, a group of 50 people
Sonic Unleashed, a group of 49 people
Sonic Unleashed, a group of 48 people
Sonic Generations, a group of 47 people
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode I, a group of 45 people
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games, a group of 45 people
Alpha Protocol, a group of 42 people
Crush, a group of 41 people
Sonic and the Black Knight, a group of 41 people
Rise of Nightmares, a group of 41 people
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, a group of 38 people
Shinobi, a group of 37 people
Gunstar Heroes, a group of 37 people
Sonic the Hedgehog 3, a group of 37 people
Phantasy Star II, a group of 37 people
Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing, a group of 35 people
Phantasy Star Portable, a group of 35 people
Sonic & Knuckles, a group of 33 people
Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing, a group of 32 people
The Conduit, a group of 32 people
Yakuza 3, a group of 32 people
Stormrise, a group of 32 people
Binary Domain, a group of 31 people

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