Earlier this year, Sega unveiled that they will be releasing a Sega Genesis Mini. Similar to other “mini” consoles it will be loaded with several games and will feature HD visuals. The game will also include 40 pre-loaded games and two Wired Control Pads. The system will retail for $79.99 and will be released on September 19. The revealed games so far include: Echo the Dolphin Castlevania Bloodlines Space Harrier II Shining Force Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine Toe Jam & Earl Comix Zone Sonic the Hedgehog Altered Beast Gunstar Heroes Castle of Illusion StarringRead More
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Paramount Pictures has recently announced that the Sonic the Hedgehog film’s premiere date has been moved up one week. The film originally was set to premiere on November 15, 2019, however the film will now premiere in theaters on November 8, 2019. For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action/ CGI film adaption of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Ben Schwartz who will be voicing Sonic the Hedgehog while Jim Carry will be playing his arch nemesis, Dr. Eggman. The film will also star James Marsdon, who’s role has not been revealedRead More
Sega America has updated their official Youtube channel with a combat trailer for the Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise video game. For those who aren’t aware the game is an action-adventure video game based on the Fist of the North Star franchise created by Buronson and Tetsuo Hara. The game is also a spin-off in the Yakuza game series The game first launched for the Playstation in Japan on February 22. Keep in mind this game is a “M” rated game so it may be unsuitable for younger viewers. The latest trailer features a look atRead More
Variety has reported that Jim Carrey is in negotiations to portray Doctor Robotnik in the upcoming live-action adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise. At this point in time it is unknown if he would be voicing a CGI representation of the character or if he will be playing the character on screen in costume. For those who are unaware, Doctor Robotnik (also known as Eggman or Dr. Eggman) is the main villain of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Earlier this May, it was revealed that James Marsden will be playing a currently unknown character in theRead More
Amazon has recently open pre-orders for the The Eyes of Bayonetta 2. For those who are aren’t aware, The Eyes of Bayonetta 2, is the the second artbook that features a collection of concept images and more based on Bayonetta 2. As the name suggests, the first artbook titled, “The Eyes of Bayonetta,” featured a look at the concepts and other various details about the first Bayonetta game. The Eyes of Bayonetta was released by Udon Entertainment on December 31, 2013 in the US and was published by Famitsu Wave on July 19, 2010. The Eyes of Bayonetta 2 was released in Japan in December 2014 andRead More
Sega America has updated their official Youtube channel with an official story trailer for Shining Resonance Refrain. For those who are unaware, the game is a remaster of the Japanese exclusive Shining Resonance game that was released for the Playstation 3 in 2014. The remastered version of the game was announced earlier this February, however no exact release details were revealed at the time outside of a Summer 2018 release frame. Today along with the trailer, Sega America has confirmed that the game will be released for the Shining Resonance Refrain will be released for the NintendoRead More
Variety has reported that James Marsden will be starring in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game franchise. Currently his role is unknown as the film is still early in development. As reported earlier, the production team consists of: Jeff Fowler – Director Tim Miller, Toby Ascher – Executive Producers Neal H. Moritz, Takeshi Ito, Mie Onishi – Producers Dmitiri Johnson, Dan Jevons – Co-producers Andrea Gianetti – Overseer Patrick Case, Josh Miller – Script writers Paramount Pictures, Marza Animation Planet – Production studios The live-action Sonic the Hedgehog film is setRead More
The official Sonic the Hedgehog Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for Sonic Mania Plus. For those who are unaware, Sonic Mania Plus is an updated version to the Sonic Mania video game. The new version of the game will include the brand new Encore mode along with other various extra content including two new playable characters, Mighty and Ray. Physical copies of Sonic Mania Plus will be available for the Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One on July 17. Players who already own the standard Sonic Mania will be able to purchase the Encore DLC pack for $4.99.
The official Sonic the Hedgehog twitter page has updated with an announcement that Sonic Mania will finally be receiving physical editions. The physical version of the game will be known as Sonic Mania Plus. The physical editions will include: New Playable Characters: Mighty and Ray Encore Mode 4P Competition Mode Holographic Package 32 Page Art Book Sonic Mania goes packaged with Sonic Mania Plus! Mighty and Ray join as playable characters, new Encore mode, 4P Competition mode, Holographic packaging, 32-page art book, and more. Summer 2018. pic.twitter.com/4U74kJ7xuG — Sonic the Hedgehog (@sonic_hedgehog) March 16, 2018 TheRead More
The official Playstation Youtube channel has updated with an announcement trailer for the Western release of Shining Resonance Refrain. For those who who not familiar about the series, the game is apart of Sega’s long running Shining game series. The game is also a remaster of the Shining Resonance game that was released only in Japan for the Playstation 3 in 2014. Shining Resonance Refrain will be released for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam in Summer 2018.
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Paramount’s live-action film adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game franchise is currently set for a November, 15, 2019 release date. As reported earlier, the production team consists of: Jeff Fowler – Director Tim Miller, Toby Ascher – Executive Producers Neal H. Moritz, Takeshi Ito, Mie Onishi – Producers Dmitiri Johnson, Dan Jevons – Co-producers Andrea Gianetti – Overseer Patrick Case, Josh Miller – Script writers Paramount Pictures, Marza Animation Planet – Production studios No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
Nintendo has posted a Bayonetta 3 teaser trailer on their official Youtube channel. The game was first unveiled at The Game Awards 2017. The game is currently in development and will be set as a Nintendo Switch exclusive. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for details.
Within the mix of the NYCC 2017 news, IDW Publishing announced the the release details for the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog comic series. For those who are unaware the original main Sonic the Hedgehog comics series that was published Archie Comics finished it’s run on July 19 this year. The series ran from November 22, 1992 – July 19, 2017 so it did have a long run. The new comics will be published by IDW Publishing and the first issue is set to release in April 2018, with the return of long time comic writer, Ian Flynn, as the head writer.Read More
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that the Sonic the Hedgehog film will now be produced by Paramount Pictures. The live-action CGI hybrid film was originally going to be produced by Sony Entertainment, however the film has now changed studios. The main production team who was previously working on the project at Sony Entertainment will continue to work on their duties at Paramount Pictures. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
The official Sonic the Hedgehog Youtube channel has updated with a story trailer for Sonic Forces. The latest trailer features Eggman’s team of returning villains as well as taking another look at the new villain, Infinite. The trailer also takes another look at the gameplay of the game and features the main theme song of the game titled. “Fist Bump.” Sonic Forces will be released for the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC on November 7, 2017 in North America/ Europe and November 9 in Japan. Eggman has taken over the world. It’s up to Sonic and the resistance to liberateRead More