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Category Archives: Sonic
Sega Genesis – Sonic The Hedgehog bundle (1991)
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Sonic The Hedgehog (GEN / Sonic Team / 1991)
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Sonic the Hedgehog 2 enamel pin set
As far as rad and unexpected Christmas presents go, it doesn’t get better than this gift I received from my (amazing) wife this year.
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Late Thoughts – Sonic Lost World
Originally Released: 2013 Version Played: Wii U When Sonic Lost World launched last October, reviews were… mixed. While some appreciated the soundtrack, creative stage design, and game play variety, others found the story lacking, the game too frustrating, or the new … Continue reading
Posted in Sonic, Sonic Team Tagged 3.0.0, Nintendo, patch, Review, Sonic Lost World, Sonic the Hedgehog, update, Wii U 1 Comment
Thoughts – Sonic Generations (SPOILERS!)
Released: November 3, 2011 Version Reviewed: PC (Steam) After what seems like uh… generations, I finally finished Sonic Generations. I’m not sure why it took me so long, because I really enjoyed the game, but here I am watching the … Continue reading
Posted in Sonic Tagged Casino Nights DLC, PC, Sonic Generations, Sonic the Hedgehog, Steam 2 Comments
Hatsune Miku Singing Live and Learn (Crush 40)
From the VOCALOID extend REMIXES album. If you fall into the middle section of a Venn diagram representing “Hatsune Miku Fans” and “Crush 40 Fans,” you’re going to love this!
Posted in Crush 40, Hatsune Miku, Sonic Tagged Crush 40, Hatsune Miku, Live and Learn, Sonic Adventure 2 2 Comments
Happy Dreamcast Day! 99 Ways to Celebrate
Today marks the 13th anniversary of the Dreamcast’s North American debut on 9/9/99 and it’s a great time to celebrate this incredible and innovative system! 99 ways to celebrate the Dreamcast today (in no particular order): 1. Wish the Dreamcast … Continue reading
Posted in Cannon Spike, Chu Chu Rocket, Crazy Taxi, Dreamcast, Japanese commercials, Jet Set Radio, Magazines, Nick Hornby, Phantasy Star Online, Sega fans are awesome, Segagaga, SEGAROCKS, Shenmue, Skies of Arcadia, Sonic, Space Channel 5, The House of the Dead, Yume Neko Tagged 9/9/99, anniversary, Cannon Spike, Crazy Taxi, Dreamcast, Gundam, House of the Dead 2, Phantasy Star Online, Sega, Shenmue, Sonic Adventure, Space Channel 5 7 Comments
What Were the Inspirations for the Flying and Water Racing Segments in Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed?
Not Mario Kart 7, actually (Transformed had been in development with those features for over a year when MK7 was revealed). In an interview with Nintendo Power (issue #282, September) executive producer Steve Lycett (of Sumo Digital) talks about what games influenced … Continue reading
Regarding the Sega Heritage Collection Logo
Chances are, if you are a self-respecting Sega fan who spent all weekend on the internet (like yours truly), you probably saw the Sega Heritage Collection trailer featuring the HD versions of Sonic Adventure 2, NiGHTS, and Jet Set Radio … Continue reading
Posted in Jet Set Radio, NiGHTS, Sega Heritage, Sonic Tagged Changethethought, Jet Set Radio HD, Nights HD, Sega Heritage Collection, Sonic Adventure 2 HD 1 Comment
Game Gear Games on the 3DS Virtual Console
In March of this year, Sega released the first batch of Game Gear games on the 3DS eshop. The initial three games (Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble, Shinobi, and Dragon Crystal) were a great sampling of the Game Gear’s library.
Posted in Dragon Crystal, Game Gear, M2, Shinobi, Sonic Tagged 3DS, Dragon Crystal, eshop, Game Gear, M2, Shinobi, Sonic Triple Trouble, Virtual Console 2 Comments
Former Sega Programmer Talks Saturn Programming
Takuya Matsumoto, former Sonic Team programmer (Ristar, NiGHTS, Burning Rangers), briefly talked about programming for the notoriously difficult Sega Saturn in a recent interview with Nintendo Power. “…it was the last machine you could do everything in assembly language, so … Continue reading
Posted in Burning Rangers, NiGHTS, Ristar, Sonic Tagged Burning Rangers, NiGHTS, Ristar, Sonic, Takuya Matsumoto Leave a comment
Sega Fun Club podcast
Well this is awkward. Ah-hmmm. So I’ve completely neglected this site over the past, uh, year or so due to real life commitments and other projects. One of these other projects was starting a Nintendo podcast with some of my … Continue reading
Posted in Podcast, Sega Fun Club Podcast, Sonic, Sonic Boom Tagged Crush 40, podcast, Sonic CD 2 Comments
SUPER SONIC DANCE ATTACK
OK, so this is apparently old news and people have been enjoying/remixing/making fun of the song since 1992, but I just heard it and think it’s legitimately awesome! Thanks to RadioSega for introducing me to this hot jam!
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Stop motion Sonic awkwardly breakdancing on a moving car
…in this Japanese commercial for the original Mega Drive title. It seems quite dangerous, but hey, that’s Sonic for ya.
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Club Sega (1997 CD)
“What’s that title? Ya ain’t know “CLUB SEGA”. Cool!” The text on the disc is almost as bizarre as some of the tracks on this album. Produced by the legendary Tetsuya Mizuguchi (Sega Rally, Rez, Sega Touring Car, Space Channel … Continue reading
Posted in After Burner, Daytona USA, Game music, Last Bronx, NiGHTS, Sega Rally, Sonic, Tetsuya Mizuguchi, The House of the Dead, Top Skater, Virtua Fighter, Virtual On Tagged Club Sega, Tetsuya Mizuguchi 5 Comments