Originally Posted by The Bum-Mobile
I think you're failing to realize the game is 100% done and ready to be printed. It would've probably taken a month for them to get the game on Western shelves, but Sega decide to condemn the game. In all honesty, it's probably a plan on Sega's part to have sales for the game falter, and use it as an excuse to cut Platinum loose.
However hopefully this will work in Platinums favour, they can find a proper publisher and release Bayonetta 2 and make a killing ... send a big fuck you to out of touch Sega and there endless Sonic trash.