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Let’s Play: Bayonetta (Steam release)

So after Bayonetta‘s sudden release on Steam a couple of days ago, we decided to have a little play on it and show people what it’s like. So, if you’re on the fence, you can see it in action and decide for yourself. Now, unfortunately I didn’t have a 4K display to test out the 4K upgrade in visuals – …

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New details of Sonic Forces emerges from Famitsu

The newest issue of Famitsu has released new information about the upcoming Sonic Forces game. In an interview with Takashi Iizuka, he revealed new details about the gameplay and the third “unexpected” character that will be making an appearance. Here are the key points from the interview translated by @PushDustIn from Source Gaming. The summary of Sonic Forces is said …

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Yakuza Kiwami release date announced

The first Yakuza game made its debut on the PlayStation 2 almost 12 years ago in the West, and now we can relive the excitement in HD for the first time. Ealier today, SEGA has announced that the release date for Yakuza Kiwami will be August 29, 2017. Following this news, SEGA has announced a steelbook cover that is available …

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Bayonetta creators talk fighting angels and that famous hairdo

With the announcement and release of Bayonetta on PC today (some 7 years after the console version hit shelves), SEGA Europe has released a new developer diary video, featuring interview spots with some of the main people behind the original game. They tell some of the insights into Bayonetta‘s original beginnings, the concept of a witch battling angels, how to …

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[Update #1] Bayonetta 4K port releasing on Steam today

[Update: SEGA has taken the wraps off its Bayonetta teaser site, and it’s confirmed that a Bayonetta PC port is now available on Steam for $19.99. You can find it on Steam here. In addition to supporting 4K video at 60fps, this port supports anti-aliasing, anisotropic filtering, SSAO lighting, scalable texture and shadow quality. There’s also an option to switch between …

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Persona 5 helps ATLUS get its first #1 debut in the U.K.

Persona 5 has had an incredibly successful launch. ATLUS celebrated its global launch last week by announcing a total of 1.5 million units shipped, which is no small feat. This week, it was revealed that Persona 5 helped ATLUS gets its first #1 debut in the United Kingdom! Woohoo! Here’s the official chart:   Persona 5 Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: …

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A new Sonic Runners game has been leaked

Last year, SEGA ended its short but successful “run” of Sonic Runners for mobile. The game was a fun little side scrolling endless runner that kept every Sonic fan addicted. According to a recent post by Twitter profile Sonic Characrters, a new mobile game called Sonic Runners Adventure is coming soon! According to the (now taken down) support page for …

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SEGA Nerds News Roundup 4/7/17

SEGA Nerds News Roundup 4/7/17 SEGA News, Reviews, Interviews, Podcasts, Features and more! This week sure has been a whirlwind of interesting news. Persona 5, Dawn of War, and even Yuji Naka have had some interesting stories posted. We thought it would be a great idea to  round up all of the interesting news that has happened this week, which …

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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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SEGA producer clarifies Puyo Puyo Tetris’ streaming restrictions

Earlier this week, ATLUS announced that people who stream Persona 5 to a certain point would have their streaming account potentially suspended. There were also rumors going around that the same fate would happen to gamers who stream Puyo Puyo Tetris.  Luckily, if you were planning to stream Puyo Puyo Tetris, you won’t have to worry about any of those …

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Persona 5’s worldwide shipments top 1.5 million units

Persona 5 has been out for a couple of days in the west, but it is good to see that the series is doing well when it comes to sales! Earlier today, ATLUS announced that Persona 5 has reached 1.5 million units shipped! Back in October, ATLUS announced that 500,000 shipments of Persona 5 had been shipped following its Japanese …

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New Dawn of War III footage shows off multiplayer action ahead of open beta

As we reported yesterday, there will be a Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III open beta running from April 21-24 and to entice people further to play, SEGA has released a new gameplay trailer and tutorial video – both showcasing Dawn of War III‘s multiplayer in action. The trailer above, essentially shows gameplay footage with three friends working together to fight the Orks. Showing …

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SEGA to publish WWE Tap Mania on iOS, Android

It’s been a long time since SEGA ventured into the squared circle, but as wrestling fans know all too well, it’s only a matter of time before a wrestler laces up those boots for one more match.  SEGA and WWE have announced a joint partnership to publish a new free-to-play mobile game called WWE Tap Mania that will release later …

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[Update #1] Could AtGames’ new Mini Mega Drive actually rival the NES Classic?

[Update #1: A poster on the Atari Age forums posted the above image of what’s supposedly the official Mini Megadrive box. According to the poster, the system will also have a suspend/restore feature. Also, the list of pre-installed SEGA games (see below) has been updated with the latest information.]  Several months back, the Internet went crazy over the news that Tectoy …

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