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Correction: Max Anarchy is now Anarchy Reigns

Earlier this week, Games4thought reported on the first details Bayonetta developer Platinum games newest project was leaked by Famitsu via Japanese gaming industry blog Andriasang.  In my earlier report, I wrote that Max Anarchy is going to be a multiplayer-intensive brawler/fighter that will be released in Japan some time during 2011.

Technically all of that is true:  The Japanese version of the game will be called Max Anarchy.  In the US, however, the game will be called Anarchy Reigns.

Now that the cat’s out of the bag and the project is out in the open, Sega decided to make a separate US announcement, revealing the game’s new title, along with a couple of screenshots and a teaser trailer. (Check ’em out after the jump) Game director Masaki Yamanaka also confirmed that Anarchy Rising will see a worldwide release this fall.
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Platinum Games Announces “Max Anarchy”

Bayonetta and Vanquish fans rejoice!  Developer Platinum Games has revealed to Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu that they’ve begun work on their fifth collaboration with Sega.  Titled “Max Anarchy”, this game will be an online action game, and Platinum’s first featuring online play.

The Famitsu spread features an interview with producer Atsushi Inaba and screenshots of characters, including Madworld protagonist Jack, fighting with “chainsaws and torches”, according to Joystiq.
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