Tag: Sega

  • News Xbox Posts Picture Of A Hedgehog, SEGA Rumours Start Up Again

    It's been a strange year...

    Cast your mind back to September, and you might remember a series of rumours that suggested Microsoft might be either acquiring former console manufacturer SEGA, or entering into a partnership with the company. Nothing ultimately came of it, but those rumours have been sparked into life once more today - the result of a...

  • News Sega Confirms Xbox One And PC Launch Date For Yakuza: Like A Dragon

    Will arrive alongside the Xbox Series X

    After bringing forth the release for Yakuza: Like a Dragon on Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X earlier this month, Sega has now officially re-confirmed the launch date for the Xbox One and Microsoft Store versions of the game. Instead of 13th Novemb

  • Random The Internet Thinks Microsoft Is Buying Sega Now

    Update: No acquisition news at the Tokyo Game Show, confirms MS

    Update: Microsoft has confirmed it has no plans to announce any acquisitions at this week's Tokyo Game Show. Original story: It doesn't take much to ignite a rumour nowadays and after Microsoft acquired the parent company of Bethesda earlier this week, some people on the

  • News Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis Arrives On Xbox In 2021

    "reborn in all aspects"

    One of the many games announced during the Xbox Games Showcase was Sega's online action-RPG, Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis. It'll be arriving on Xbox Series X, Xbox One, and PC in 2021. According to the official Xbox Wire news post, this is the "latest entry" in the PSO2 universe. Although, as Eurogamer points out -...

  • Rumour Sega To Rebrand The Xbox Series X In Japan? Don't Count On It

    Key opinion leader weighs in

    Last week, a Japanese tech journalist teased he would reveal a "huge scoop" relating to SEGA on June 4th, as pointed out by Gematsu. But according to new reports, it won't be related to Microsoft. Various Xbox rumours were thrown around over the weekend, including that SEGA might be rebranding Microsoft's next-gen...

  • News Sonic Games Are Releasing More Slowly For Quality Reasons, Says Sega

    "It used to be like every year there was a new Sonic game"

    In a recent livestream on the official Sonic the Hedgehog YouTube channel, social media manager Aaron Webber was asked a question about when new information or a trailer would be revealed for an upcoming Sonic game. In response, Webber revealed that Sega made a conscious effort a few years...

  • Feature OutRun 2 On Xbox - How Sumo Digital Helped Bring Sega's Classic Home

    How a tiny UK team domesticated an arcade beast

    Sega, like other veterans of the video game industry, is constantly bombarded by requests from fans for updates to existing properties with sequels or reboots. It's an understandable situation; there's always the desire to see your favourite game reborn – even when it's decades old. That's why the...

  • News Yakuza: Like A Dragon Will Be A Day One Xbox Series X Launch Title

    Rise from rock bottom

    The eighth entry in Sega's long-running Yakuza series has been confirmed by the creator Toshihiro Nagoshi as a "day one" launch title for Xbox Series X. As the headline suggests, it's officially titled Yakuza: Like A Dragon and was originally released on the PlayStation 4 in Japan at the start of this year. As the player,...

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    Review Alien: Isolation

    "The perfect organism."

    Throughout cinematic history, very few films have influenced a genre like the Alien saga has. In 1979, Ridley Scott's initial vision of horror far away from home resonated so strongly with audiences that the film almost immediately became a cult hit and introduced us to Ellen Ripley, one of the most dynamic heroines ever to...

  • News SEGA's 2012 Olympics Game Gains Kinect Support

    Back on track

    SEGA' has today announced London 2012: The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games will include Kinect features. By the sounds of it you won't be able to take on all 30 events with Kinect: the press release only mentions 110m hurdles and beach volleyball, already seen in the likes of Kinect Sports of course. Here's the first trailer,...