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Super efficient trailer announces Crazy Taxi for iPhone

Oct 08
11 seconds! That's how long this short, sweet trailer for Crazy Taxi will take to watch. Oddly enough, in that amount of time, we're told much of what we need to know about this release. The iOS version of the classic Dreamc... read
[Read on for a description of every Resident Evil game ever released in the US, and my completion of them all in 2012.] Why Resident Evil? This year, Capcom is pushing out three entirely new Resident Evil games -- it's also t... read feature

Way of the Shenmue: Bruce Lee vs. Chuck Norris QTE

Sep 11
Hey. It's late on a Tuesday night. We're about to enter the mid-week hump. It's time for some f*ckin' kung fu action up in here, am I right? Here is a very simple yet effective video from José Cardona. He though to hi... read

Ecco the Dolphin celebrates 20 years of aquatic majesty!

Jul 29
[Header by Ashley Davis] Every other videogame franchise seems to be celebrating a major anniversary lately. However, there's one little series that seems to have slipped everyone's mind. Everyone except Dtoider TheManchild, ... read

Jet Set Radio will also see iOS and Android releases

Jul 20
Alongside the Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, Vita, and PC versions of Jet Set Radio due out later this summer, the beloved Dreamcast game will also be making an appearance on Android, iPhone, and iPad. I don't know th... read

The DTOID Show: 'In the Year 1997...'

Jul 04
Happy Independence Day, dear readers! I am, of course, referring to AMC's annual marathon of the film Independence Day, starring Jeff Goldblum and Will Smith. Those two make a better couple than Bobby and Jamie Deen! (I assu... read

Dreamcast alive and well thanks to GunLord

Jun 27
It's been over a decade since Sega shut off the Dreamcast's life support and cut the system's life cycle tragically short, and yet, new games still somehow manage to find their way to the system. Thanks in large part to small... read

Nice: Only two songs missing from Jet Set Radio HD

Jun 18
Even though we were properly excited for an HD update to Dreamcast classic Jet Set Radio, we were a bit worried about the soundtrack, which Sega said would be difficult to keep intact for licensing reasons.  Today we've ... read

Sega says fans crave Shenmue, Skies of Arcadia ports

Mar 14
Jet Set Radio is yet another Dreamcast game that's destined to appear on digital distribution platforms, and at this point, I have to wonder how much further Sega is willing to go. In a recent interview with Gamereactor, the ... read

Pachter suggests the Wii U may be Nintendo's Dreamcast

Mar 13
It's been a while since we've had a quote from Michael "Stink Pouch" Pachter to infuriate the masses, so here's one of him being cynical towards a Nintendo product again. In fact, he thinks Nintendo is going to "Dreamcast" it... read

Guess Who's Back?

Feb 23
YES! Are you set to jet?  I knew you still loved me, Sega. read

Seaman for 3DS is happening, reports Nikkei

Feb 20
Back when the creator of Seaman dropped a hint that the game might make it to 3DS, I wasn't sure what to think. It's easy to get your hopes up these days. As reported by Nikkei (via andriasang), Nintendo is looking to bring b... read

Yu Suzuki says he can get the Shenmue license from SEGA

Jan 04
Yu Suzuki, creator of the beloved Shenmue series, believes that his studio could finagle the rights away from SEGA. If possible, he could finally make the Shenmue III that fans have ached for over the years. "Shenmue's licens... read

Sonic the Hedgehog goes cheap today on Xbox Live

Dec 28
Between the recent digitally distributed re-release of Sonic CD on consoles, and the still-funny dumb running Sonic Tumblr, I'm in the mood to throw our hedgehog friend some love. Today, many of the well-remembered Sonic game... read

GunLord coming to Dreamcast and Neo Geo

Oct 25
Despite the fact that the Dreamcast and Neo Geo are essentially dead, owners of the classic consoles can look forward to a brand new title -- GunLord. It's a Euro-style platformer reminiscent of classics like Turrican. It fo... read

Space Channel 5, Sega Bass Fishing set for early October

Sep 21
Sega has the dates for two long-awaited digital re-releases, Space Channel 5: Part 2 and Sega Bass Fishing. For PlayStation Network, it's October 4th; the Xbox Live Arcade versions are coming a day later. Since these games ar... read

Fan-made Amigo figure to celebrate Dreamcast's US release

Sep 09
Twelve years ago today, the Sega Dreamcast was released here the States. That one just slipped right by us! Sure, it's not the Dreamcast's true birthday -- that would be November 27 -- but at least we should have cut up some ... read

The Question: Classic Sonic or Modern Sonic?

Jun 24
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] With yesterday being Sonic the Hedgehog's twentieth anniversary, it's been a bit of a SEGA-themed week for us at Destructoid To... read

On this Sonic day, take the E.G.G.M.A.N challenge!

Jun 23
To celebrate Sonic the Hedgehog's 20th anniversary, I have undertaken the E.G.G.M.A.N challenge, and it's driven me into a state of almost comfortable insanity. In order to take the challenge, you play the above video, which... read

Portable Dreamcast is ugly, costs $470

May 30
Look, we all liked the Dreamcast. But it's time to get over that sh*t. I have one, in my closet, stacked with all those old games that I loved. The reality is that most of those great games have survived since the death of Se... read

Live show: Sega plays Dreamcast Live on Mash Tactics

Mar 15
Today March 15th at 4PM PST, Sega will be stopping by the Destructoid live studio to play some Dreamcast classics and perhaps something a bit more modern. Join us today on to find out what mischief we are up to and ... read

Oh, SEGA: Hilarious Dreamcast hoodie is HILARIOUS

Mar 10
SEGA is so hilarious, but I got the last laugh.  Jim Sterling wins this round. SHUT UP I WON IT! read

Dreamcast Collection titles hit Steam

Mar 04
The recent Dreamcast Collection compilation disc for Xbox 360 featured Sega Bass Fishing, Sonic Adventure DX, Space Channel 5: Part 2, and Crazy Taxi. These games are now up on Steam, and can be purchased individually at $8.9... read

No Sega Marine Fishing in this Sega Dreamcast Collection

Feb 22
The Sega Dreamcast Collection gets released this week for PC and Xbox 360, and includes old games you might have played. Games like Crazy Taxi, Sonic Adventure, Space Channel 5 Part 2 and Sega Bass Fishing. In actual widescr... read

Pre-orders begin for Kotobukiya's Ikaruga model

Feb 18
Mention Ikaruga, and watch as the ensuing comments sound like the giddy ramblings of pre-teen schoolgirls. If that describes you, then take a look at this model kit by Kotobukiya. Rather than simply giving it a good stare, th... read

Game Collectors: A Relic of the Past

Feb 02
[Over in the CBlogs, Wry Guy shared his thoughts on video game collecting, what he enjoys about it, and how he believes the advent of digital downloads has changed the collecting scene. -- JRo] Videogames are becoming more an... read

Custom Jet Grind Radio Dreamcast is hot

Jan 17
I see plenty of ass-y, sun-yellowed Dreamcasts on used game store shelves these days, so it's refreshing to see such a cool custom job. This particular system's story starts out in a similar way. A woman purchased t... read

Destructoid: Cliffy B, SEGA, and exploding men, oh my!

Jan 15
Today's episode of Destructoid is a special one. I say that every episode, but today I really mean it. Why, you ask? Because it's Friday, of course! But also because Max chose to wear his zebra print tie today and that can... read
Following last year's rumors and subsequent confirmation, SEGA has officially announced The Dreamcast Collection for Xbox 360 and PC. It's due to launch in North America on February 22, with a European release comin... read feature

Dreamcast collection confirmed by Sega

Dec 14
I have all of those Sega collections. Have 'em and love 'em. There's some serious overlap in my game library, but I'm a sucker for a cheap disc that contains all of the old games I used to l enjoy so much. But I think I'm fin... read

New Dreamcast game goes gold: Fast Striker 1.5

Dec 08
NG:DEV.TEAM is a German developer that is just putting the finishing touches on their newest game, a Dreamcast game. Coming out on December 21st is Fast Striker 1.5, which comes in both a regular and limited edition. No, r... read

'Dreamcast Collection' listed at GameStop

Nov 17
GameStop has listed a curious new title known only as the Dreamcast Collection. Priced at $29.99, no other details are yet to be revealed, but I'd advise against getting too excited yet.  The most likely speculation is t... read

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