The Bayonetta That Could Have Been...

Sure, she's got long black hair and librarian glasses. But it wasn't always that way.

A Japanese TV special provided a behind-the-scenes look at the character design, revealing that character artist Mari Shimazaki did over a hundred drawings of Bayonetta before the current design was finalized.

Those early prototype drawings included a blond hair Bayonetta and a red-head Bayonetta.

10.31 BAYONETTA -ATSUKONETTA- [YouTube]

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The red hair in #3 is awesome, should have totally went with a red-headed witch. #bayonetta