Diego Agado Jr.

Currently a student at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Avid video gamer, food lover, and writer for SEGA Nerds.

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap adds Wonder Girl

Earlier today, Lizardcube has revealed their new character to Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap, Wonder Girl. The reveal came from this PS Blog post by Lizardcube’s co-founder Ben Fiquet. Here is what Ben had to say about the addition of Wonder Girl. The Lizardcube and DotEmu teams loved the original game so much that we decided to team up and restore it, creating …

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New Sonic Forces gameplay released

Fresh off their panel at SXSW, the people over at SEGA have released the gameplay footage they showed of Sonic Forces on the Sonic YouTube channel. The game is said to run on the brand new Hedgehog Engine 2 and will have three features in the game. The video shown was that of Modern Sonic. It is also revealed that …

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Flying Battery Zone revealed; Sonic Mania delayed

The Sonic SXSW Panel officially revealed brand new footage of Flying Battery Zone from Sonic 3 & Knuckles. With the reveal of this footage, Takashi Iizuka, head of Sonic Team, has stated that Sonic Mania has been delayed until the Summer of 2017. The decision came internally at SEGA, with Iizuka-san saying that “it was in best interest for the …

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New Sonic Mania footage featuring Green Hill Zone Act 2

The official Sonic YouTube channel has released a brand new video showcasing Green Hill Zone Act 2 from Sonic Mania. This video has Aaron Webber providing commentary as a Sega executive plays as Sonic. The beginning shows a speed run of the first act. The transition between acts are the same as in Sonic 3 & Knuckles. They introduce new mechanics, …

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First set of Persona 5 DLC’s schedule released

With less than a month until Persona 5’s release, Atlus has released the dates for the first set of DLCs for Persona 5. This come from an update on the official website. The current list is incomplete with the West to have more information coming soon. Some DLCs include costumes from past Persona games as well as Atlus’ very own …

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[RUMOR]: Shenmue I & II HD is coming this year

Back in May of 2016, Sega revealed that they were “investigating” a release for remastered HD versions of both Shenmue I & II. You can read the article here. And in early January 2017, Sega had registered the domain ShenmueHD.com. As of then, no further information was given about anything regarding a possible remaster of both versions. However, new information …

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First 4 Figures announces Silver the Hedgehog figure

From our friends over at First 4 Figures: First 4 Figures is proud to present Silver the Hedgehog. Presented in his appearance seen in Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) is ready to unleash his psychic abilities. Being cast in high quality polystone, every detail on Silver has been captured perfectly, and is finished with a detailed hand-painted finish. Silver stands at …

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China Animation to use Sonic the Hedgehog for indoor amusement park.

One of China’s major animation studios, China Animations Character Co., plan to use many world renown characters, including Sonic the Hedgehog, to help the Chinese market as they are trying to draw in more children. China Animation founder, Zhuang Xiangsong (pictured above), says that the market is huge and using such characters can help engage with the Chinese audience. “This …

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SEGA Genesis/Mega Drive collection book reprinting is on Kickstarter

The Sega Genesis/Mega Drive has had a legacy many consoles dreamed on bragging about. In its impressive nine years on the market, it is the only console that went toe-to-toe with Nintendo’s Super NES. With many classic games and a system that was powered on “Blast Processing”, it is a console that is one to remember. To honor the console, …

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SEGA Make War Not Love campaign starts

If you plan on being alone for Valentines’ weekend, you won’t be. SEGA has started their Make War Not Love campaign this year and you can be apart it. The games that will be featured for this year will be Dawn of War 2, Company of Heroes 2, Total War: Warhammer and Endless Legend. Starting on Feb. 14, you can …

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