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Nintendo Co-Developing Star Fox Zero with Platinum Games

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During its E3 event, Nintendo announced that its developing Star Fox Zero for Wii U in cooperation with Platinum Games, a studio it's previously partnered with for The Wonderful 101 and Bayonetta 2.

The Star Fox Zero team at Platinum Games is led by the director of Bayonetta 2, Yusuke Hashimoto, but the project as a whole is being directed by Nintendo's own Yugo Hayashi, who's previously worked on The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess and Wii Fit U.

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Nintendo's latest partnership with Platinum Games began during the development of Bayonetta 2, which included a Star Fox easter egg where the main character, Bayonetta, transforms into the Star Fox's iconic Arwing fighter jet.

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