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Here’s Persona 5’s Futaba Sakura introduction trailer

ATLUS has slowly been releasing trailers for every main character in Persona 5, and the latest trailer focuses on Futaba Sakura. In addition to the character intro trailer, ATLUS also published an interview with her English voice actress, Erica Lindbeck.  Here’s ATLUS’ official introduction to Futaba Sakura: “A genius 15 year-old girl with otherworldly calculation and programming skills. Her interpersonal communication is …

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Streets of Rage and Altered Beast are being adapted for film, television

SEGA’s promise of making quality games again has slowly been coming into fruition. In addition to developing great games, the film and television branch of SEGA is currently in the process of bringing their classic IPs to the small and silver screen.  According to an announcement by Stories International, the executive producers behind The Walking Dead have partnered with SEGA …

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The Yakuza 1 remake will be translated from scratch

Are we translating Yakuza Kiwami, the Y1 remake, from scratch? Of course, we are translating it again from scratch. — Sam Mullen (@sam_mullen) December 5, 2016 This year’s PlayStation Experience was filled with tons of surprises, especially for Yakuza fans. In addition to the upcoming Yakuza 0 release, fans can also expect to see Yakuza Kiwami head to the west …

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Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap releases a new update discussing the game’s music

For the past couple of months, we’ve been reporting on the awesome remake of Wonder Boy III: The Dragon’s Trap, which originally launched for the SEGA Master System. Developed by DotEmu and Lizardcube, Wonderboy: The Dragon’s Trap re-imagines the original in a beautiful cartoony fashion.  In addition to the beautiful artistic direction, the music also delivers a beautiful experience that …

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King of Fighters XIV’s visual patch is coming in January

Last week, ATLUS revealed a new patch would be coming to King of Fighters XIV that would improve the game’s visuals. At the time of announcement, there was no concrete release date. Fortunately, the release window is now looking a bit clearer. The King of Fighters XIV update patch 1.10 will launch this January. If you haven’t checked out the …

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Persona 5 digital pre-orders now available on PSN

Persona 5 is still several months away, but SEGA has now opened up pre-orders for the game on the PlayStation Network. Those who pre-order the game before its release on April 4, 2017, will get a the “Izanagi & Izanagi Picaro Set” Persona DLC, which gives players access to Persona 4’s Izanugi and also includes a unique Picaro version that dresses …

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Yakuza 6: The Song of Life coming West in 2018

Not only did SEGA announce that Yakuza Kiwami was coming our way this summer, but they also surprised us by confirming that Yakuza 6: The Song of Life will head our way in early 2018. Yakuza 6 is the newest game in the Yakuza franchise and will release in Japan on Dec. 8.  “The game is coming to consoles only …

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Yakuza Kiwami coming West this summer on PS4

Western fans have long been asking for SEGA to localize Yakuza Kiwami, the Yakuza 1 remake that was released on the PlayStation 3 and PS4 in Japan in January.  During the first day of the PlayStation Experience in Anaheim, California, today, SEGA announced that fans would get their wish, with an announcement that Yakuza Kiwama will be released  in the …

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Sonic the Hedgehog is now available at the Build-A-Bear Workshop

This year was filled with tons of awesome surprises for Sonic’s 25th Anniversary. SEGA and Build-A-Bear Workshop are rounding out the year with the announcement of the brand new Sonic the Hedgehog doll that you can purchase their Build-A-Bear’s website.  Currently online exclusive, the Sonic the Hedgehog plush will cost you $35. He comes with an exclusive ring accessory as …

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Sonic Dash update adds Hello Kitty characters

It’s pretty amazing how Sonic Dash keeps chugging along with new content. The game was first released in March 2013, and developer Hardlight Studio is still adding new characters to keep players coming back and playing. In its most recent update, the game adds Hello Kitty, Chococat, Badzt Maru and My Melody as unlockable characters beginning today through Jan. 1. …

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SEGA Nerdcast: Episode 107 (Mega Visions Does!)

Chris and Graham make their long-awaited return to the SEGA Nerdcast to deliver the recent SEGA news and discuss the launch issue of Mega Visions magazine! Duration – 1 hr, 34 min @ 45 MB Review us on iTunes | Subscribe to our RSS | Follow us on Twitter @seganerds | Like us on Facebook | Subscribe to us on YouTube Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:34:45 — 43.4MB)Subscribe: …

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Data Discs announces Panzer Dragoon, Revenge of Shinobi vinyl

Data Discs has been teasing its upcoming releases for a couple weeks now, and they’ve just announced what SEGA fans will be spinning in their record players next. Their next releases will be Panzer Dragoon and The Revenge of Shinobi, and both will go on sale on Dec. 3. There are already product pages for both games: Panzer Dragoon and …

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