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.

Pier Solar HD Review Journal: Part Two

I know what you’re thinking. It’s been a while. Well, you’re right. I posted part one of the Pier Solar and the Great Architects HD Review Journal in November, and stuff has jumped in the way since then. Holidays, staff meetings, Super Smash Bros., other regular grown-up life stuff. But you know what? That’s sort of the point in reviewing …

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One on One with The Requiem: the Daytona USA Soundtrack

Welcome to yet another enthralling installment of One on One with yours truly. I am thrilled to have this opportunity to interview a true SEGA legend. With us today, celebrating Daytona USA as our Game of the Month in February, is the Official Soundtrack for Daytona USA, also known as the Daytona OST. How are you today, sir? Daytona OST: …

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One on One with The Requiem: Random Kid Playing After Burner

Hey nerds. What’s up? Me? Oh, nothing much. Things pretty much suck on my end, but thanks for asking. Why, you ask? Well, lots of reasons, really. This interview being one of them. You see, we here at the ‘Nerds site tried like mad to get someone awesome to interview in celebration of After Burner being our game of the …

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One on One with The Requiem: NiGHTS

Happy holidays, SEGA nerds! Welcome to a special holiday edition of One on One with me, SEGA Nerds’ very own merry masked elf, The Requiem. What makes it special? Oh, nothing really, except that we have an exceptionally awesome guest this month. Commemorating NiGHTS into Dreams being our Game of the Month for December, I have with me none other …

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Review: After Burner Climax

I apologize if this review seems a bit rushed... that's because it is. You see, there is reason to believe that After Burner Climax may be removed forever from the storefronts of Xbox Live, PSN and the App Store on December 24, 2014, meaning that gamers have less than two… Review: After Burner Climax Review: After Burner Climax 2014-12-18 The …

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An Open Letter to Nintendo Fans

Author’s note: After being challenged over Twitter regarding my use of the word “retards” to describe Nintendo fanboys on this week’s Nerdcast, I’ve had a slight change of heart. You see, I would never refer to any disabled person as “retarded,” or any other similarly inflammatory term. However, we’re not talking about mentally handicapped people here, folks. We’re talking about …

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Review (Sort of): Super Smash Bros.

"The world looks mighty good to me, 'cause SEGA games are all I see... Whatever it is I think I see- becomes a SEGA game to me!" The wait is finally over, and SEGA's celebration of their decades-long heritage is finally here. Yep, Super Smash Bros. has finally arrived for… Review (Sort of): Super Smash Bros. Review (Sort of): Super …

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One on One with The Requiem: Streets of Rage

Greetings nerds! Welcome to a disappointing installment of One on One with me. Why disappointing? Well, my temporary affliction with homosexuality has thankfully been cured with a hefty dose of Jesus (that sounds like a real thing, right?), and I was really looking forward to interviewing the super-sexy Blaze Fielding from the Streets of Rage series to celebrate Streets of …

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Review: Streets of Rage 2

Streets of Rage 2. Geez, what a joke. I know a lot of you nerds out there just love your¬†Streets of Rage, I myself still have my original Genesis cartridge as a relic from the 16-bit console wars, but I have to tell you, it's not as good as you… Review: Streets of Rage 2 Review: Streets of Rage 2 …

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SEGA Deals: Black Friday Edition

It may not be the best time¬†to be a SEGA Nerd, but it sure isn’t a bad time to be a video game fan. Case in point: Black Friday. Can you imagine what life would have been like in 1993 if Black Friday was as big a thing as it is now? I’m pretty sure I would have saved up …

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