Chris Powell

Chris is the editor-in-chief at SEGA Nerds. Over the years, he's written for publications like Joystiq, PSP Fanboy, RETRO magazine, among others. Oh yeah, he's also been a diehard SEGA Nerd his entire life.

SEGA Nerdcast: Episode 110 (Going berserk over SEGA)

In this week’s episode, Chris and Graham discuss: SEGA games coming to Xbox Game Pass More SEGA games available on PlayStation Now ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove coming to Nintendo Switch Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap’s release date revealed Featured Discussion: Will the Switch ultimately be Nintendo’s Dreamcast? Duration – 52 min. @ 25 MB Review us on iTunes | Subscribe to our …

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Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap release date revealed

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap has been one of our most anticipated games that will be released this year, and when LizardCube announced it’d also be coming to the Nintendo Switch, our excitement grew to an almost fever pitch. We’ve now learned that the game will release on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch on April 18 and on …

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Senile Team announces Dreamcast platformer Intrepid Izzy

Senile Team, the developer behind games such as Rush Rush Rally Racing and Beats of Rage, has announced a new action-adventure platformer called Intrepid Izzy that will be released on the Dreamcast and PC.  Intrepid Izzy’s “gameplay and graphics are like a wonderful marriage between classic and modern gaming,” reads its official website. “Explore a colourful and imaginative world as …

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Yoot Saito gives GDC presentation on Seaman development

Yesterday, Seaman creator Yoot Saito gave a post-mortem presentation on the development of the game at the Game Developers Conference. Unfortunately, we weren’t able to attend, but thanks to some awesome folks on Twitter who live-tweeted the presentation, we were able to gain some insight into how Saito first came up with the idea for Seaman and some other really …

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Galaxy Force II, Thunder Blade coming to vinyl thanks to Data Discs

Data Discs have announced its latest addition to its growing library of SEGA vinyl, and this time it comes in a combo pack with Galaxy Force II and Thunder Blade being included in one package. The vinyl will be available to purchase form the Data Discs website beginning March 4 for £19.99, with shipments expected to begin at the end …

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SEGA games will be included in Xbox Game Pass subscription service

This morning, Xbox’s Phil Spencer announced a new EA Access-style subscription service called the Xbox Game Pass that will offer subscribers access to a rotating catalogue of games every month. Once the Game Pass launches this spring, it will include 100 Xbox One and Xbox 360 games and will cost £7.99/$9.99 a month. Each month, new games will be added and removed …

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SEGA, Atlus’ E3 2017 floor plans have leaked

I’m not exactly sure why, but we always freak out around this time a year when the E3 floor plans are revealed. I guess it’s always our hope that SEGA’s booth will get bigger and potentially rival that of Nintendo’s or Sony’s like in the good ol’ days.  Obviously, that hasn’t been the case for some time now, but hey, …

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Officially licensed Sturmwind T-shirts now available for pre-order

Online Dreamcast retailer The Bit Station has teamed up with indie Dreamcast developer Duranik to provide an exclusive, officially licensed Sturmwind T-shirt, and it’s now available for pre-order.  The T-shirts cost $29.95 each, and feature the Sturmwind logo and design, and are limited to only 100. The shirts are available to pre-order until March 12 and come in a charcoal color, …

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Let’s take a look at the canceled Dreamcast game Knights

It always bums us out when we flip through an old copy of the Official Dreamcast Magazine and see a preview of a Dreamcast game that looked really promising but never saw the light of day. Most first-party SEGA games would eventually be ported to the Xbox, GameCube or PlayStation 2, but that’s not the case for many third-party games as they were …

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Rush Rush Rally Reloaded getting a Dreamcast re-release

By way of our good buddies at the Dreamcast Junkyard, we’ve learned that developer Senile Team plans to re-release the Dreamcast/Wii racer Rush Rush Rally Reloaded on our lovable Dreamcast later this year. This re-release, which we learned about from the DC Junkyard, will be in limited quantities, packaged in a PAL-style DVD long box and will feature a multitude …

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