Luiz Nai

I'm huge fan of Sega, I have been playing Sega games for over 20 years and games like Shenmue, Skies of Arcadia, Panzer Dragoon Saga and also all the Arcades race games are my favorites. Besides of playing Sega games I have a post degree in Game development and I enjoy playing guitar in my free time.

Interview: Dream IDE Reborn – giving dead Dreamcasts new life

It’s crazy to think about, but have you ever thought about the fact that consoles like the SEGA Saturn or the SEGA CD are already more than 20 years old? The Dreamcast is almost there, too. While many of these consoles have held up really well, many owners are now realizing they have a common problem – the all have CD drives. …

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Tutorial: How to make a Dreamcast game using the Titan IDE

Have you ever dreamed of developing your own Dreamcast game? Chances are, especially if you’re reading this, the answer is probably “yes.” Just like you, I’ve always had this dream, but the big question and hurdle was always “Where do I start?” There are many questions and unfortunately the answers are hidden over the internet in obscure forums sometimes in posts of …

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TecToy celebrates partnership with SEGA, announces new Genesis game

Last week, TecToy hosted an event to celebrate its 30-year partnership with SEGA, and Tsurumi Naoya, Executive Vice President of Sega Sammy Holdings, was their special guest. During the celebration, TecToy officials announced that the company’s new Mega Drive will begin shipments to buyers this week, and the first one was given to Tsurumi. Tsurumi spoke how the partnership with TecToy is important to SEGA …

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Interview: Alexandre Pagano, a Tectoy designer in the ’90s

With the launch of new Tectoy’s Mega Drive approaching and the celebration of 30 years of partnership with SEGA, we decided to go deeper in the Tectoy history and talk with some of the company’s great people and developers. To start this series, today we are interviewing one of the main figures behind the success of Tectoy in the ’90s: Alexandre Pagano. …

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Help TecToy choose the box for the new Mega Drive

After offering the new Mega Drive personalized with phrases up to 15 characters in length, TecToy is now giving people the opportunity to choose the box for the new Mega Drive. There are three options: The Classic, the Original, the first of all released in Brazil. With minor changes needed for the current moment. The Original, but with a new verse. …

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We played the new Dreamcast shooter In the Line of Fire

In The Line of Fire is one of the more exciting Kickstarter projects we’ve seen in quite some time. Of course, we all know the Dreamcast seemingly receives new games all the time, but this project has two thing that make it different from the others. First, it’s actually new 3D game for the Dreamcast, which is a rarity these days, and, second, …

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7 Dreamcast curiosities nobody talks about!

When we talk about Dreamcast curiosities, people tend to think about its accessories, cancelled games or its still healthy indie game community. But how about the curiosities that nobody talks about? Here’s a list of some the fun tidbits in the Dreamcast’s past that we think deserve more attention. 1) SEGA made fun of Sony SEGA has always been addicted to controversial advertisements, …

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TecToy’s CEO confirms new Genesis carts will be produced, possible other products

TecToy’s CEO Stefano Arnhold Ceo attended the Comic Con Experience 2016 in São Paulo, Brazil last weekend and dropped some pretty interesting tidbits during a speech about his company. He spoke about several details about the company’s history, which will turn 30 years old next year, some games that Brazilian fans have been requesting TecToy bring to market and, of course, about …

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Here’s a handful of new TecToy Genesis news

Last month, when TecToy unveiled its new SEGA Genesis, a lot of people were disappointed because it won’t include the rumored HDMI output. However, the commotion for a new Genesis is already yielding positive results for TecToy in Brazil. A week after announcement, the company saw its value increase 200% in the stock market compared to the same period in the previous month. …

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