The Kickstarter for the independent Dreamcast, PC and 3DS on-rails shooter Xenocider launched today. The game is inspired by the Sega arcade classic Space Harrier, as well as Treasure’s Sin and Punishment. A completely new engine was created for the game called Dreamer, which will hopefully deliver the Dreamcast’s first new 3D arcade game in over a decade. Xenocider‘s story revolves around Xara, a cyborg from a remote planet that’s been turned into the ultimate weapon of mass destruction. For reasons unknown to us right now, she is out to
Microsoft has added a few classic Sega fan favorites to the list of backwards compatible games on the Xbox One this week. Jet Set Radio led the charge, with Phantasy Star 2 and Sonic & Knuckles pulling up the rear. If you’ve purchased the other classic Sonic games, you can use the original lock-on feature from within Sonic & Knuckles, which is pretty sweet. What missing Sega games do you want Microsoft to add next? You can grab the Sonic’s Ultimate Genesis Collection for Xbox 360 I talked about here
Atlus of Japan has released Persona 5 Trailer #4 today as part of their Persona event for the PS3 and PS4 game. This is the latest, newly released Persona 5 trailer from Atlus in Japan. This promotional video shows off tons of stylish gameplay as well as new characters for the PS3 and PS4 game. It’s set to release in Japan on September 15th, 2016. We don’t have any Western release dates just yet, but stick with us and we’ll let you know promptly when the information is released! We’ll
Limited Run Games has announced that they would like to produce physical copies of Yakuza 5‘s English localization! Limited Run Games has expressed an interest in producing physical copies of the Playstation 3 game Yakuza 5, which released with English subtitles last December. All of the in-game footage comes from the original trailer announcing the Western localization of Yakuza 5. So if you have seen it already, you don’t have to worry about spoilers in this video! My apologies for the little bit of roughness on the green screen. I’ll
I check out the Streets of Rage 2 Except It Makes That Weird Tim Allen Noise When People Die mod that was the most popular hack on the Sega Genesis & Mega Drive Classics Steam Workshop for the first day. The mod does pretty much exactly what it states in it’s ridiculously long title, by inserting Tim Allen’s famous noise that he beat into the ground on his American sitcom Home Improvement. I’ll be checking out some of the more ambitious mods in the days to come, but figured I
Here’s a tour through the new Sega Genesis & Mega Drive Classics hub that just became available on Steam. I walk through all of the features and options, letting you know what to expect. To access it, you simply need to own just one of the games included in the currently selection.
A quick video guide on how to unlock the secret game in the Sega 3D Classics Collection for the Nintendo 3DS. Enter the Extras options menu and tap on the bottom-left area of the screen to unlock it.
Atlus has released a new The King of Fighters XIV trailer showing off some of the game’s modes.
The Sega 3D Classics Collection compilation for the Nintendo 3DS is out in North America.
Our classiest video yet! Pour yourself a drink of something special and sit down for our latest educational video!
I take the fan-made Alex Kidd in Miracle World 2 for a quick spin!
Check out photos from the Sakura Taisen Museum 2 event at the Gamers store in Akihabara from April 22nd to May 8th, 2016. There you will be able to check out loads of licensed Sakura Taisen merchandise to pick up, from simple bromides to elaborate costumes.
It’s time to share with the world something that’s been brewing for a bit. If you were a fan of the This Day in Sega videos, know that their suspension will allow me to commence work on this project in earnest.
Gaze into the mind of Working Designs’ Victor Ireland in this 1993 interview from the original Lunar: The Silver Star strategy guide. Silver Star had just wrapped and Eternal Blue was on the horizon, along with the 32-bit console generation!
We ate lightning and crapped thunder, used our trusty yo-yo to get the bottom of our stolen iron mask, watched women’s golf for the only time in the 90s, and went on a mild adventure with our alien girlfriend on this day in Sega history for April 19th!
We suffered through some of the worst audio on the Genesis, raced across mountain roads in generic cars, spent a year of quality time with our waifus, and wondered if we’d ever see a game in English on this day in Sega history for April 18th!
We destroyed blocks for hours, got lost in a labyrinth, and it was morphing time on this day in Sega history for April 17th!
Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse was announced today for a North American release this Summer by Atlus. I get excited and discuss the game for roughly 3 minutes.
It’s April 13th, do you know what today is?
Sega lost big in Los Angeles but had a big showing at the F1 European Grand Prix the following year, Cool Riders showed up in arcades, we got Sentimental for 2D Japanese girls, and we played rock `em sock `em robots on this day in Sega history for April 11th!