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SEGA’s forgotten casino gaming attempts

Whilst every avid SEGA gamer knows about iconic titles like Sonic the Hedgehog, Golden Axe and Altered Beast, there are plenty lesser known corners of the SEGA universe. Alongside much-missed icons like Earthworm Jim and Toejam and Earl, the company have also given us the pleasure of hitting up some pretty decent casino simulations. Although it’s pretty easy nowadays for …

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ATLUS’ 2017 survey asks about Persona spinoffs and remakes

ATLUS has released their annual survey in Japan, and it has some really interesting questions. A couple of the questions revolve around the recent announcement from the Nintendo Switch presentation, asking about fans’ feelings regarding the Shin Megami Tensei Project and Project Re Fantasy.  Additionally, there are a number of questions about preferences for Persona spinoffs and HD remakes. Persona …

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Mutant Football League returns to Kickstarter

Michael Mendheim and his team at Digital Dreams are giving it another go on Kickstarter to help fund Mutant Football League. After their original campaign failed to meet its $750,000 goal in 2013, the gang is back with a new campaign that launched today with a much more reasonable $60,000 goal. This new campaign serves primarily to fund the online multiplayer portion …

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Persona 5 is getting costumes from Persona 1, 2, and 3

Although Western fans won’t be able to get their hand on Persona 5 until April, there is some awesome news that ATLUS had recently shared on Twitter. As part of a DLC set, players will be able to give their characters costumes from Persona 1, 2 and 3! In addition to the costume, you’ll get the background music from the …

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Yakuza 0’s latest DLC includes karaoke outfits, crafting parts

ICYMI, Yakuza 0 DLC Patch 2 is live, giving you crafting/circuit parts + Kiryu/Majima karaoke outfits – BREAKING THE WORLD all day long boys — Scott Strichart (@TriggerRedd) January 31, 2017 Earlier this month, SEGA announced that Yakuza 0 would be getting from free DLC in the following weeks. They made good on their promise and announced their latest patch, …

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Xenocider’s latest update features a new boss and stage

With the new year rolling along, Retro Sumus has released new footage of a boss from Xenocider, as well as a stage that is reminiscent of Crazy Taxi and Sonic Adventure‘s Transistor Highway! In addition to the Xenocider update, Retro Sumus is also planning a new project that will involve a collaboration in the Dreamcast scene. Can’t wait! Via Retro …

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The King of Fighters XIV

King of Fighters XIV is coming to arcades, currently being tested

Back in September, SNK and SEGA released King of Fighters XIV for PlayStation 4. Although it was only released as a console port, SNK has stated that King of Fighters XIV is also headed to arcades.  Recently, SNK announced that will begin testing the arcade version at three specific Taito Stations: Machida, Osaka, and Fukuoka Tenjin. Each play will cost …

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Dreamcast shooter SLaVE is still on its way

Around two years ago, Isotope Softworks announced a new Dreamcast shooter in development called SLaVE. The game featured a neon aesthetic and maze-like maps, taking some influence from DOOM and Robotron 2084. There have been sporadic updates about the game’s progress since then, but no concrete release date has been announced.  Coraline from Isotope Softworks recently gave fans an update …

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RetroN 5’s Game Gear, Master System adapter now available for pre-order

We’ve covered Hyperkin’s upcoming RetroN 5 3-in-1 adapter quite extensively here at SEGA Nerds ever since we got word of its supposed existence several years ago. To our surprise, seemingly out of nowhere, Hyperkin finally announced the adapter, which adds Game Gear, Master System and Master System card support to the RetroN 5, during this year’s Consumer Electronics Show via a …

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Dreamcast shooter Ghost Blade HD coming to Steam, PS4, Xbox One, Wii U

Popular Dreamcast developer Hucast Games announced today that their well regarded, bullet-hell shooter Ghost Blade will be coming to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Steam and Wii U. Ghost Blade HD will release in February on each platform’s digital store, according to Hucast’s tweet. Dear fans, our Intense Bullet Hell Shmup Ghost Blade HD is coming to PlayStation Network, Xbox Live and …

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A TON of classic SEGA soundtracks are now on Spotify

If you have been hoping for some new SEGA music to listen to on the road or while you’re at the gym, you’re in luck! A ton of SEGA music has been uploaded onto Spotify including  Fantasy Zone, NiGHTS, Out Run, Virtua Fighter, Skies of Arcadia, Kunoichi (Nightshade),  Golden Axe, Alex Kidd, Galaxy Force, Jet Set Radio, Rhythm Thief, and …

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