Sega CEO Hajime Satomi confirms that they are still developing a 'Sonic the Hedgehog' live-action/CGI hybrid movie, set for a 2018 release.
Sega’s ?Sonic the Hedgehog property is apparently also throwing its hat into the race to be the first good video game movie adaption. Sega Sammy Group are working together with Sony Pictures to produce a “live-action and animation hybrid” Sonic the Hedgehog film by 2018, reports Engadget. Show More Summary
You remember Sonic the Hedgehog, right? The speedster was one of SEGA’s cash cows when the 16-bit video game system arrived, and he’s enjoyed a legacy of video games since then. However, the blue blur has come under hard times in recent...Show More Summary
With the Sonic games not doing terribly well in the recent past, Sega Sammy Group has announced its plans to bring Sonic to the movie theaters. In an interview with The World Folio, company president and CEO, Hajime Satomi, talked about the company's decision to expand their business into other entertainment areas beyond what they are
It’ll get in and out of theaters faster than an movie ever! Read more...
Remember back when Sonic was the cool, edgy version of Mario? Back when his games were good and Sega could do no wrong? Well, the blue blur has seen better days since then. His games are selling less and less with each release, and even worse, the quality seems only to diminish even more with each iteration. Show More Summary
What do you imagine a decent Sonic the Hedgehog film would look like? Fully animated, being able to properly utilise the many colourful and fantastic locations the games are known for? Maybe even a feature-length version of the frankly...Show More Summary
Sega is set to bring their most famous mascot to the silver screen. The video game company has partnered with Sony Pictures to release a film that combines live action with computer animation, set […]
In 2014, Sega announced a CG-animated Sonic the Hedgehog film that we could expect to see produced by way of Japanese studio Marza Animation Planet. The world groaned. Fast forward to 2015, and we saw hide nor hair of the film anywhere. Show More Summary
Sega's CEO has revealed the previously announced live-action/animated adaptation is set to arrive in theaters in 2018.
Sega is working with Sony to make a Sonic movie. Sega Sammy boss Hajime Satomi told The World Folio that the Sonic the Hedgehog movie will be a "live-action and animation hybrid", which suggests the Sega mascot will run up against real life human beings. The horror! That's all we know about the Sega movie, save it's due out in 2018. Here's the quote: Read more…
Sticking Around Club Sega. Nishi-Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. By John Puma. Read more...
Ten years and millions of units later, the Yakuza series - or Ryu ga Gotoku as it's known in Japan - has risen to become one of Sega's most popular franchises. It's a series that draws from the glory days of Sega's developmental expertise with the original team formed by members of Amusement Vision and Smilebit. Show More Summary
7th Dragon III Code: VFD is coming to the Americas this summer, Sega has announced. Despite being the fourth entry in the 7th Dragon series, Code: VFD will be the first to release in the West, as the 2009 Nintendo DS original and PSP...Show More Summary
If you enjoy yourself some free-to-pirate games, by which I mean free-to-play games where you're a pirate, and not the "copyright violation" kind, well, Sega's got a game for you. They've soft-launched War Pirates: Heroes of the Sea in the Philippines, where you'll be battling your armada of ships against other plucky pirates in the
For years, rumors have long eddied around the internet that Michael Jackson, the King of Pop himself, composed music for the classic Sega Genesis game Sonic the Hedgehog 3 (1994). We reported this back in 2009, but rumors have existed for longer than that, and commenters continue to argue the... More »
The consoles of yesteryear, with their limited hardware resources, forced developers to pull all sorts of tricks to fake certain visuals. Take transparency (which to this day we still haven’t mastered) — on the Sega Saturn, coders took advantage of the fuzzy nature of TV screens and analog signals to cheat this effect where they could. More »
The Valkyria Chronicles remaster has us wandering down SEGA lane.
If you've played Sonic the Hedgehog 3, you've probably noticed that the game's music is awesome. What you may not have noticed is that it's not just better than, but noticeably different from the music in other Sonic games on Sega Genesis. As it turns out, that's probably because it was the only one composed by Michael Jackson.
SEGA have treated us to a new gameplay video of Yakuza 6. The new 11 minute video shows the game being played by series director Toshihiro Nagoshi, albeit in rather low-quality. Still, it is Yakuza 6! Have a look at the video and let...Show More Summary