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[UPDATED] Sonic Mania Vinyl to be released by Data Discs

[UPDATE: SEGA has confirmed three versions of the vinyl will be available: Sonic Blue, Classic Black and a Limited Edition version. Pre-orders are due to open mid-late July. You can check out the music for Studiopolis Zone Act 1, plus SEGA has now issued a press release, which you can read below.] [Original post] Ever since it was teased at SXSW …

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Sonic Mania Chemical Plant Zone revealed

SEGA has just sent out a couple of new videos for Sonic Mania, showcasing Sonic and Tails making their way through a remake of Chemical Plant Zone. A bit like Green Hill Zone, SEGA has confirmed that Act I of the zone is similar to the original featured in Sonic 2, but has received a new makeover, additional routes, new …

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SEGA, Atlus reveal their E3 line-up

As the countdown to E3 draws to a close, we’re getting more excited than ever before at the idea of the possibility of a megaton announcement. But SEGA and Atlus have just announced their E3 line-up, and there doesn’t look to be many, if any, surprises. The games it plans to show are: Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Yakuza …

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Sonic Mania releases mid-August; pre-order trailer unveiled

If you think Sonic CD‘s animated sequences are cute, then the pencil animation in the latest trailer for Sonic Mania is 20% cooler and cuter, as SEGA announced that the game will be released on August 15th. The trailer, animated by Tyson Heese, set to Hyper Potions’ “Time Trials,” begins with a quick kindergarten-esque drawing of Sonic, who almost got …

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Has Sonic Mania’s release date been potentially revealed?

Sonic Mania is perhaps one of the most anticipated games of the year for SEGA fans, yet we have not gotten a solid release date yet. The title was originally supposed to be released this Spring but was delayed to improve the quality of the game.  According to Sonic Mania’s Steam page, Sonic Mania is scheduled to land on August …

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Sonic Mania: Flying Battery Zone gameplay revealed

SEGA has released a new screenshots and a gameplay video for Sonic Mania, showcasing footage of Knuckles making his way through Flying Battery Zone Act 1 in the game. For those who don’t know Flying Battery Zone was a level originally featured as the second level in Sonic & Knuckles and the eight level in Sonic 3 & Knuckles (when the …

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Mega Visions Magazine Issue #3 Now Available!

Greetings, Mega Visionaries! We’re excited to let you know that Mega Visions Issue #3 has just been released across all digital newsstands! We’re very proud of this issue and think it’s the highest quality of work we’ve yet, and we hope you agree! 😀 Remember, the magazine is available on tablets, smart phones and computers. If you haven’t downloaded the …

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Flying Battery Zone revealed; Sonic Mania delayed

The Sonic SXSW Panel officially revealed brand new footage of Flying Battery Zone from Sonic 3 & Knuckles. With the reveal of this footage, Takashi Iizuka, head of Sonic Team, has stated that Sonic Mania has been delayed until the Summer of 2017. The decision came internally at SEGA, with Iizuka-san saying that “it was in best interest for the …

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New Sonic Mania footage featuring Green Hill Zone Act 2

The official Sonic YouTube channel has released a brand new video showcasing Green Hill Zone Act 2 from Sonic Mania. This video has Aaron Webber providing commentary as a Sega executive plays as Sonic. The beginning shows a speed run of the first act. The transition between acts are the same as in Sonic 3 & Knuckles. They introduce new mechanics, …

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SEGA, Atlus’ E3 2017 floor plans have leaked

I’m not exactly sure why, but we always freak out around this time a year when the E3 floor plans are revealed. I guess it’s always our hope that SEGA’s booth will get bigger and potentially rival that of Nintendo’s or Sony’s like in the good ol’ days.  Obviously, that hasn’t been the case for some time now, but hey, …

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