The Requiem

Having grown up with a SEGA Master System, The Requiem has been a lifelong SEGA fan. Favorite SEGA games include: Gunstar Heroes, Shinobi III, the House of the Dead: Overkill, Jet Set Radio, & Alex Kidd in Miracle World. Other game favorites include: Super Metroid (SNES), Tempest 2000 (Atari Jaguar), Mortal Kombat (Arcade) and Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery (iOS). The Requiem exists digitally as @UnboundRequiem on Twitter.

Full censorship details of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE revealed

The YouTube channel Censored Gaming has been doing a remarkable job covering Tokyo Mirage Session #FE and the censorship controversy of its localization to the west. Now that the game is finally available on our shores, Censored Gaming has a full breakdown of the content censored out as compared to the Japanese original. Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE is a crossover …

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New Sonic Boom: Fire & Ice Trailer

This week, SEGA showed off a new trailer for Sonic Toon: Fire & Ice (AKA Sonic Boom, for us western folk). The trailer showcases a lot of high-speed action and the new fire and ice abilities. Otherwise, you’ll probably just want to watch the trailer rather than read me ramble on about it. Besides, the commentary is all in Japanese, …

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Unbound News Premiere! – E3 2016 Preview

Hello, SEGA Nerds! The Requiem here. I’ve launched a brand new video channel named Unbound Requiem on YouTube and DailyMotion, and my first video is a report from E3 2016, brought to you by a very special SEGA alumni! I’d really like constructive feedback, so let me know what you think, and of course let me know if you’re the …

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One on One with The Requiem: “Deep Stomach”

Yesterday we reported that Sonic the Hedgehog was inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame. A happy 25th anniversary present, indeed! Congratulations, Sonic! Last year’s inductees were actually a part of this year’s panel of judges, and I managed to track down one of them to get a quick sense of how things went behind the scenes. The …

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Bayonetta may be banned in some Smash Bros. Tournaments

The lovely Bayonetta is certainly a distracting little minx, and her bewitching ways may be too much for Super Smash Bros. tournament players to handle. According to Gamenesia, several of Spain’s top players are calling for Bayonetta to be banned from tournament play. Their beef? She’s just too damn hot good. One specific criticism falls on her “Witch Time” ability, …

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Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE is localized by Atlus. Why worry?

For weeks we’ve been pushing PR reps at SEGA/Atlus for more details regarding the localization of Tokyo Mirage Sessions: #FE, and finally at least some answers came last week… in the form of a statement made to Game Informer. God. Damn. It. To be fair, Game Informer inquired with representatives at Nintendo, not SEGA/Atlus, so it’s possible that Nintendo expressly …

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One on One with The Requiem: Superman’s Sidekick

This is post is not safe for work, and could be considered offensive if you’re one of those people who get offended by words. If that’s you, fuck right off to your hugbox on Facebook and post pictures of your lunch. This month on SEGA Nerds, we’re click-baiting like crazy with content celebrating Batman V Superman. This One On One …

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SEGA hires controversial former Nintendo employee Alison Rapp

Earlier this week, controversial Nintendo employee Alison Rapp announced on her Twitter page that she had been fired from her position at Nintendo. However, earlier today, SEGA announced that Rapp would be joining their North American localization team.* When reached for comment, a SEGA employee who insisted on anonymity said “Fuck Nintendo! Everything they do is wrong. They can suck-diddly-uck …

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