Posts tagged Sega
Inspired by Super Mario Galaxy? Sega veterans will think back to a more obscure inspiration from a cancelled title on the Sega Saturn. If you didn't get the hint in the title, read on to find out.
In what appears to be the only news we ever report on Sega, the company has announced continuing poor financials. The European and American divisions of the company will se restructuring thanks to an expected loss for the year in excess of $86 million. The company says they plan to remain [...]
If you’re ignoring our YouTube channel and updates, you’re missing out on a ton of video reviews. I’ve been going ga-ga over my Sega Saturn, because honestly, why the heck not. In-between DeathSpank and waiting for my copy of Arkham City to arrive, I’ve got nothing else better to do. Ok, I admit [...]
Sonic Generations is the perfect anniversary present. If you've ever enjoyed a Sonic game, old or new, you'll find something to enjoy here.
I won’t lie, I haven’t played a Sonic game in a very long time. After Sega left the hardware race, I pretty well gave up on Sonic. Don’t know why, but honestly Sega hasn’t been Sega since they stopped making consoles. Lately I’ve been going crazy with Saturn reviews, which you can check out by [...]
There have been a lot of discussions going on recently about when players can expect the next-gen console wars. We’ve been told the PS3 and Xbox 360 can last for around ten years, but no one really believes that. Development costs have come down tremendously by reusing assets from previous games [...]
You know what they say, pictures say a thousand words, well in this case a trailer says even more ;) We don’t know many details about this game, but just looking at the trailer shows that SEGA is taking this franchise serious again. I’d like to see the game up close and personal to see how it [...]
Sonic Colors [Available only on Wii] ESRB Rating: E Players: 1-2 Genre: Action Publisher: Sega Developer: Sonic Team Release Date: November 17, 2010 Parent Talk: Another holiday platformer that’s appropriate for gamers of all ages. A perfectly good choice for the kids if they can handle the [...]
Vanquish [Available on PS3 and Xbox 360] ESRB Rating: M Genre: Shooter Players: 1 Publisher: SEGA Developer: Platinum Games Release Date: October 19th, 2010 Last generation, you may remember what was originally referred to as the “Capcom 5” – five games intended to be Nintendo GameCube-exclusive. [...]
Let’s begin by establishing that no one made commercials like Sega did in their early 90′s marketing campaigns. No one. The camera swerves in to focus on a Game Gear and a Game Boy, side-by-side. “If you were colour blind and had an IQ less than 12, then you wouldn’t care which portable you had… of [...]
Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode 1 (Available on XBLA, WiiWare, PSN, and iPhone) ESRB Rating: E Players: 1 Genre: Platformer Publisher: SEGA Developer: Sonic Team Release Date: October 7th (iPhone), October 11th (WiiWare), October 12th (PSN), October 13th (XBLA) Parent Talk: Sonic the Hedgehog is a [...]
If you were a fan of the PS3 exclusive Valkyria Chronicles, and its PSP follow-up, Valkyria Chronicles 2, then I’ve got some great news for you. SEGA has announced Valkyria Chronicles 3, once again for the PSP. I don’t currently have any details on-hand because of the MS press conference, but [...]
1Up has one of the most hilarious quotes ever from Sonic Colors’ lead designer, Takashi Iizuka. He says… We know there are sometimes opinions about control from core gamers, but we’re intending Sonic Colors to be played by children of probably between six and twelve years-old. So, with Sonic [...]