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.

GameStop may begin accepting SEGA Saturn, other consoles for trade-in

Are you one of those people who hates the way GameStop deals in retro games these days? Well, it may not be getting any better for you in that case, as John Riggs at Skirmish Frogs is reporting that GameStop plans to expand their retro business to include the SEGA Saturn (and some other systems that nobody gives a shit …

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Retro Review: Superman (Genesis)

To commemorate the release of Batman v Superman in March, we're celebrating by polluting cramming the site chock full of SEGA-related Batman and Superman content. Today, I've got Superman duties, so let's see how truth, justice, and the American way fare in Superman's first SEGA Genesis title. I'm betting they… Retro Review: Superman (Genesis) Retro Review: Superman (Genesis) 2016-03-08 The …

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Did Sonic reveal his inner “Otherkin?”

Trigger. Warning. Content advisory. I get a lot of leeway here on the SEGA Nerds site. My views do not reflect those of the site, nor of any other user. This story is laden with opinion, and should not be considered as “objective.” That being said, we’re about to discuss some issues that members of the Church of the Perpetually …

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Gloat-Gasm! Sonic is a Top Ten amiibo in the US!

Hello true believers. This week, Nintendo released the Top Ten selling amiibo figures separated by region, and the Sonic amiibo ranked as the #5 seller in the US, edging out other popular characters including Mega Man, Pikachu, and even Mario! Here’s the full breakdown as reported by Wii U Daily. United States Link – Smash Bros. Bowser – Smash Bros. …

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A Special Game Announcement from Randy Pitchford

Note: Hey guys. The Requiem here. Before I turn it over to Randy, I wanted to say that he told me this news a couple of months ago, but we were both so completely drunk off our respective asses that I thought he was fucking with me. Apologies for the delay in getting you this important, uh, “news.”† What’s up, …

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One on One with The Requiem: Mr. Bones

This One on One interview is extremely adult-oriented and absolutely not safe for work. So, if you’re a whiny-ass bitch who’s gonna cry about intentionally disturbing, fictional humor, it’s now your own damn fault if you stick around and get offended. Trust me, you’re really asking for it. Besides, it’s Halloween. Get over it. For those still with us, read …

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Face-Off: Are the SEGA 3D Classics just a giant ruse?

[Editor’s note: In the Face-Off, the gloves come off, and we battle it out over controversial or long-debated SEGA topics. A word of caution, things may get testy, and some feelings will probably be hurt along the way. Once it’s done, voice your opinion in the comments and tell us who you think won the debate!] Round 1: FIGHT Chris: Well, ol’ …

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Another Aliens: Colonial Marines Update from Randy Pitchford

Hey guys. It’s me. Randy Pitchford.† The Randster. I realize that many of you might be a little cranky that I recently gave an interview to Game Industry rather than the folks here at SEGA Nerds. I feel your pain. That’s why I insisted on dropping by to clarify my comments. G*ddamn, I’m such a great guy. As many of …

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Retro Review: Jurassic Park: Rampage Edition

The first Jurassic Park game became a huge success on the Genesis, and SEGA quickly tried to recapture that success. Not content with waiting for a true movie sequel, Jurassic Park: Rampage Edition is a "what if" type of story which takes place in an alternate timeline picking up immediately… Retro Review: Jurassic Park: Rampage Edition Retro Review: Jurassic Park: …

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