The NGB Podcast returns! Gari’s played Uncharted, Jonny’s played Matterfall, and Ben’s got a hangover. Discussed this week! Sonic Mania! PES 2018! Matterfall! Uncharted: The Lost Legacy! Hellblade! And more! The post Podcast 101 – The one with the massive hangover appeared first on Next-Gen Gaming Blog.
When Sega’s new Sonic game was first revealed at Comic-Con 2016, you couldn’t hear much noise from whatever was left of the Sonic diehards due to indifference. Years of lackluster releases in the franchise left Sega’s flagship character a shell of its former 16-bit glory. Show More Summary
Thanks to MarioCheated for the heads up!
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Here’s another beautiful track from Sonic Mania, which you'll hear each time you go to select a save file. Let its vibrant and sunny rhythm move you into action!
The following comes from a Gamer interview with series producer Takashi Iizuka, as translated by NintendoEverything... - for Sonic’s 25th anniversary last year, Iizuka received a task to deliver some sort of product - the target wasShow More Summary
On Tuesday those who had a hankering for another Sonic platformer got Sonic Mania for the Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PS4. PC gamers, fret not as the title is out on August 29 for $19.99 and it's cheaper. Bundle Stars has a 20% discount...Show More Summary
This has been an interesting week in the mobile and portable gaming kingdom. Sonic Mania has released for the Nintendo Switch for the delightfully-low price of $20, meaning handheld players can catch up on some fresh-yet-old-school platforming action, and Pokemon Go has been featured in stories explaining some previously-unrevealed mechanics. Show More Summary
Now that Sonic Mania is in the hands of players on the PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, gamers are busy trying to unlock all its features. Two of those, the Debug Mode and Level Select, are among the most sought after. Well, afterShow More Summary
I've been playing a lot of Sonic Mania over the past few days. It's nice that I'm enjoying a Sonic game in 2017, and even more delightful that I get to enjoy it on the Nintendo Switch. Sonic Mania does all the right things. The controls are tight, the art is nostalgic but not pandering, and it reminds me of what I liked about Genesis-era Sonic games. Show More Summary
Just in time for Sonic Mania, Cook and Becker’s Sonic the Hedgehog 25th Anniversary Art Book has posters, covers, concept art and more from Sega’s archives. It also has a $125 Collector’s Edition that comes with a inner sleeve/book stand and a signed print.
So, there you have it. One Sonic statue with fully functioning LED #SonicMania pic.twitter.com/GkhxPzxZRt — Jojo (@Emperix) August 17, 2017 Here's something a little surprising. The Sonic Mania: Collector's Edition statue has a real LED in the front of it, but SEGA didn't bother to wire it up. Show More Summary
Thanks to HappyDude633 for the heads up!
When I saw that a Sonic Mania Collector's edition went up for roughly 40 bucks (at some retailers) and included a game code, I immediately leapt on a pre-order. A lot of people did the same it seems as it sold out pretty quickly, but...Show More Summary
Here are 5 reasons to check out the delightful throwback action of Sonic Mania.
Welcome to another GamesBeat roundup! This time, we played the retro and excellent Sonic Mania, Dota 2 and Call of Duty crowned esports champions, and role-playing game sales are seeing a big surge. Enjoy, and have a great weekend! Pieces of flair and opinion The DeanBeat: 3 Pakistani brothers ensure mobile game chat isn’t lost […]
So Sonic Mania is out and it's sounding like it's actually pretty dang good. But is it only good if you loved Sonic back in the '90s, or would somebody without that nostalgia still think it's great? That was one of the topics on this episode of Podtoid. The other game on the docket was Tacoma. Show More Summary
Sick as a dog today but I had to take a moment to post this. My buddy Ken Horowitz, author of Playing at the Next Level: A History of American Sega Games and owner of Sega fansite Sega-16 posted a video featuring a ROM made for SegaShow More Summary