Following the announcement that Bayonetta 1 and 2 will be coming to Nintendo Switch next February, Platinum Games has shared additional details on the new features and improvements these ports will see, including Amiibo support and video capture for up to 30 seconds. Picking up these games either physically or digitally sounds like a great way to prepare for the newly announced Bayonetta 3, which was also revealed at The Game Awards.

In the below press release from Platinum Games, it was announced that the Super Smash Bros. series Amiibo for Bayonetta will be compatible with these two games. Local cooperative play and other elements are also detailed below.

If you caught this year's Game Awards, you already know the big news: Bayonetta's story will continue on the Nintendo Switch with the highly-anticipated Bayonetta 3!

How's Bayonetta going to get out of this mess? You'll have to wait and see! Stay tuned for more information on the latest entry in PlatinumGames' bewitching climax action series.

If you still haven't met Bayonetta – or just want to revisit her past adventures – worry not! Because Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 are coming to the Nintendo Switch! Get ready to play these classic PlatinumGames titles at home or on the go on February 16, 2018.

New Features for Bayonetta 2 on the Switch

As Bayonetta 2 comes to the Nintendo Switch, it's picking up a few extra features!
Local wireless cooperative play
The previously online-only coop Tag Climax is going local! Team up with a friend to take it on – online or off.
amiibo support
Bayonetta 2 for Nintendo Switch will support amiibo, including the Bayonetta amiibo from the Super Smash Bros. series.

Video capture support
Record gameplay videos, starting up to thirty seconds before you press the capture button. Share videos from your Switch's Album to Facebook and Twitter to show the world your skills!

Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 will be available separately on the Nintendo eShop in North America, Europe and Australia from February 16. Purchasing one will give you a discount on the other.

A packaged edition of Bayonetta 2 will also be available at retail stores and will include a download code for the digital edition of Bayonetta

Video capture support
Record gameplay videos, starting up to thirty seconds before you press the capture button. Share videos from your Switch's Album to Facebook and Twitter to show the world your skills!

Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 will be available separately on the Nintendo eShop in North America, Europe and Australia from February 16. Purchasing one will give you a discount on the other.

A packaged edition of Bayonetta 2 will also be available at retail stores and will include a download code for the digital edition of Bayonetta

What do you think about these additional features? Will you be picking up Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 on the Nintendo Switch, or have you played the action gems already? Let us know in the comments below!

Source: Platinum Games