Sonic may be the fastest thing alive, but our subject today surrounds a different type of speed. On September 29, a 31-year-old man was arrested by police in Moultrie, Georgia and charged with methamphetamine possession after unknowingly...Show More Summary
Yu Suzuki doesn't have as much time as he used to. For the past five years, the director and designer famous for classic Sega games such as Out Run, Afterburner and Virtua Fighter has been making the daily 90-minute commute to his small office in Ebisu, a district in Tokyo's Shibuya ward, to tinker with ideas and designs. Show More Summary
SEGA has announced plans to soon launch Sonic Dash 2: Sonic Boom worldwide after soft-releasing the title in a select number of markets. The company also noted that the original Sonic Dash game has been downloaded more than 140 million times, paving way for the improved successor.
Sega has announced Sonic Dash 2: Sonic Boom. Hardlight, maker of the first Sonic Dash (which we awarded 6/10 to back in 2013), is once again on development duties for the mobile endless runner. Sega soft-launched Sonic Dash 2 a few months ago in select countries, and has since improved the interface and the tutorial, it said. Show More Summary
Following a recent slump in Sega’s projected earnings, the company has asked around 200 employees to voluntarily retire from the company.
Here's the first look at Yakuza 6, and -- wait -- is that Beat Takeshi? Why yes, yes it is. The famed Japanese entertainer, who you might know the host of cult game show Takeshi's Castle, has a role in Sega's latest gangster drama, which...Show More Summary
Sega reveals a guest character in the upcoming PS4 exclusive Yakuza sequel.
There was a time where new systems needed a whole stable of video game characters to give them that edge over the rivals. In the fourth generation (16-bit) era of games consoles, Nintendo and Sega came out on top partly because each had established a following for their big guns. Show More Summary
This past December, Sega's Chain Chronicle [Free], which they dub a "line-defense RPG", was brought to the US App Store care of gumi Inc. While Chain Chronicle reached massive popularity in Asian markets over the past couple of years, it hasn't quite set the North American world on fire yet. However, that may change with
Oculus VR held its second Oculus Connect event today, and quite a bit came out of it: compatibility with Minecraft on Windows 10, Oculus Ready PCs, games from SEGA, Midway, and Namco and Epic Games introduced its own VR experience, Bullet Train. Full report below. Let’s start with the tech bits First up, during Oculus […]
Oculus VR has announced a new VR experience that will bring arcade favorites to its platform, called Oculus Arcade.' Oculus Arcade will be available on Gear VR and will offer games from such notable classic arcade game publishers like Midway, Namco, and SEGA. Show More Summary
Oculus Arcade offers classic games from Sega, Midway and Bandai Namco, all playable in the Samsung Gear VR. Oculus announced the nostalgia fix during its Oculus Connect 2 conference, where it also announced the new, $99 Gear VR. The new Gear VR will be available in time for Black Friday in November. Show More Summary
Sega is gearing up to release a new fighting game (or rather, arcade port) later this year in Japan called Blade Arcus from Shining EX, and the visual style is a lot cooler than the name. This new trailer gives us a decent look at what...Show More Summary
Sega has announced that they’ll share some more tit bits on Yakuza 6 next week on a NicoNico Live stream. As we all thought, Yakuza 6 was announced last week at TGS along with the HD remake of the first game in the series. While the HD remake will be available on both PS3 and […]
For those of us who grew up in the ’80s, there was a new childhood pastime that was also a harbinger of our future lives as adults: computer games. Leave aside Atari, Nintendo, Sega, and whatever you might find at an arcade. All those hours spent at the keyboard of... More »
In the past, the folks over at Sega have kept us entertained with their fair share of gaming titles, and Sonic the Hedgehog happened to be one of the more popular characters that came out of Sega’s stables. Having said that, this does...Show More Summary
Sega's got a new Sonic Dash [Free] game in the works, as they've just soft launched Sonic Dash 2: Sonic Boom on the Canadian App Store. While I'm still kind of hoping for a good 2D horizontal Sonic auto-runner, maybe more Super Meat Boy Forever than, uh, Sonic Runners [Free], which Shaun was not kind
Sega made a ton of obscure and rare Sonic The Hedgehog games. One of those games happens to be an arcade title called Waku Waku Sonic Patrol Car. It's a game about Sonic being a patrolman and attempting to stop Dr. Eggman. Click To Continue Reading
Throughout much of the 1990s, Sonic the Hedgehog was on […]