Feel the need for speed in these official Sonic-themed shoes

Over the weekend, the Sonic the Hedgehog YouTube channel uploaded a new trailer announcing a collaboration with Puma for a new and upcoming Sonic-themed shoe. The shoe design itself hasn't been fully revealed as of yet, as the trailer displ...


Yakuza Kiwami 2 finally gets western release date

I'm a relatively new fan to the Yakuza series. My first interaction with it was actually in Project X Zone 2. Kiryu and Majima are my favorite duo in the game, so once the remake of the original Yakuza  released last year, I quick...


Sonic Mania Adventures animated series coming to YouTube

The Sonic brand has had a weird love affair with animated TV series, seeing highs and lows for decades now, from the meme-riffic original show to the woefully "edgy" Sonic Underground. It looks like the spiky one and his chums are giving an...


Sega has started teasing a new Sonic racing game

Following recent rumors about a new Sonic racing game, Sega has begun teasing what looks to be exactly that -- a Sonic-centric racer with an "R" in its logo just like Sonic R for Sega Saturn. Based on the teaser clip, Sonic and co. will dr...


Sonic Mania Plus releases this summer with two new characters

This afternoon at SXSW, Sega announced Sonic Mania Plus, an expanded version of the hit throwback platformer coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC this summer. Sonic Mania Plus features Mighty the Armadillo and Ray the...


Review: Yakuza 6: The Song of Life

It isn’t often that you see a comfortable, workmanlike series like Yakuza do a complete overhaul in game mechanics or engine. The last time a dramatic shift like this happened was after Yakuza 2 to the Japan-only Ryu Ga Gotoku: Kenzan...


Sega Genesis Classics coming to PS4, Xbox One

[Update: Sega officially announced Sega Genesis Classics for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this morning with support for "online multiplayer, achievements, mirror modes, rewind, and save states." The console release is set for May 29, 2018, an...

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Phantasy Star Online 2: Cloud will have a Link costume

Yesterday's Nintendo Direct was quite the show, but Japan got their own exclusive little announcements. While we were already aware of Phantasy Star Online 2 coming to the Switch, now Link is going to be available in the game. While this lo...


It sure is nice to see Puyo Puyo Tetris on Steam

Puyo Puyo Tetris is a gem of a game, one I wasn't sure we would see make it over to PC. But it has! It's out today on Steam for $20, and early impressions of the port sound mostly positive. "The best version of Tetris on PC hands down, and ...


(Update) Yakuza 6's Prologue demo is now available

[Update: Anyone looking for the Yakuza 6 demo and wondering why they can't find it can now rest easy. Sega delivered what they promised, but there was an exploit in that some users were given access to the full game instead of just a trial....


Valkyria Chronicles 4 demo available on PS4 in Japan

Japanese PlayStation 4 owners can now download a demo of Sega's upcoming turn-based battle title Valkyria Chronicles 4. The demo went live on the PSN store in the East earlier today.Weighing in at a somewhat hefty 5.3GB, the demo lets playe...


Shining Resonance Refrain releasing worldwide this summer

Last month we reported that the Australian Classification Board had given Shining Resonance Refrain a rating, which would indicate that the game would be releasing internationally. Today Sega has confirmed that it will indeed be releasing w...

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Japan is getting a Hokuto ga Gotoku demo tomorrow

While we still have no word on whether or not Hokuto ga Gotoku is coming West, we'll soon be able to check out the game thanks to the miracle of the internet. Japan is getting a demo on the PlayStation Network tomorrow, so all you need to d...


How should Bayonetta look in Bayonetta 3?

Bayonetta 1 & 2 were just released on Switch, which means that soon enough, Sega, Nintendo and Platinum will start rolling out more information on Cereza's next big adventure. As for right now everything we know about the game comes fro...

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Why physics matter so much to Sonic games

Speed is considered the key trait of Sonic’s gameplay. The thrill of blazing through landscapes and the challenge to quickly complete stages is almost always a selling point for his games. This past decade, his speed has been amped up...


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