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Resident Evil 4 Remake Triumphs at Japan Game Awards 2023

By Mazen (Mithrie) Turkmani
Published: September 25, 2023 at 11:00 AM BST

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Key Takeaways

📺 Hideki Kamiya's Unexpected Departure from PlatinumGames

In a surprising turn of events, Hideki Kamiya, the co-founder of the renowned PlatinumGames, announced his resignation, effective from 12 Oct 2023. With a legacy that includes the creation of iconic titles such as the Devil May Cry and Bayonetta series, Kamiya's influence in the gaming industry is undeniable. Before his tenure at PlatinumGames, he was instrumental in directing the original Resident Evil 2 during his time at Capcom, a testament to his versatility and prowess in game development.

While the gaming community is abuzz with speculation, Kamiya has expressed his desire to continue his journey in game development. The future holds much anticipation as to where Kamiya's next venture will take him. Drawing from VGC's recent article and insights from Wikipedia, it's evident that his departure marks the end of an era for PlatinumGames. A tweet from PlatinumGames' official Twitter further confirms this monumental shift. With over 30 years of gaming experience, I've seen many industry stalwarts come and go, but Kamiya's impact remains unparalleled. Which Bayonetta iteration resonated with you the most?

📺 Phantom Liberty: A New Dawn for Cyberpunk 2077

Shifting gears to another exciting revelation, the gaming world is abuzz with the release of the launch trailer for Phantom Liberty, touted as the sole expansion for the much-debated Cyberpunk 2077. For those eager to wield the power of the Yasha Sniper Rifle, a quick visit to Mithrie's Twitch channel and gifting two subs might just be your ticket. As a seasoned gamer and content creator, I've delved deep into the world of Cyberpunk 2077, curating a comprehensive blog post that sheds light on this expansion and more. The official launch trailer further amplifies the excitement surrounding Phantom Liberty. Having journeyed through the neon-lit streets of Cyberpunk 2077, what are your thoughts on the game?

📺 Resident Evil 4 Remake: A Jewel in the Gaming Crown

Concluding our gaming news roundup, the spotlight shines brightly on Resident Evil 4, which has clinched the Award for Excellence in the Game of the Year division at the prestigious Japan Game Awards. The accolades don't stop there. The gaming community is rife with speculation that the Resident Evil 4 Remake might just be a top contender for the Game of the Year title at the upcoming Game Awards. As someone who has been deeply entrenched in the gaming world for over three decades, the evolution of the Resident Evil series has been nothing short of mesmerizing. For a deeper dive into the world of Resident Evil, my detailed blog post on offers a comprehensive overview. Drawing from insights provided by Business Wire, the accolades for Resident Evil 4 are well-deserved. Have you ventured into the remade world of Resident Evil 4 yet?

With a gaming journey spanning over 30 years, I've witnessed the ebb and flow of the industry, and it's moments like these that rekindle the passion and excitement for what lies ahead in the world of gaming.

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