Sonic Lost World Hands-On Preview

PAX AUS 2013 was a major opportunity for various international game developers and publishers to show off their latest titles to the Australian public. As a die-hard fan of a certain blue perpetually moving rodent, I was quite excited at the prospect of getting to play test Sonic Lost World months ahead of its release for the WiiU and 3DS. Since SEGA was not in attendance at the event themselves, ...

SEGA Kicks off Sonic Dash Community Challenge

SEGA is challenging Sonic Dash players to run the equivalent of one hundred laps around the world in Sonic Dash. If completed successfully, players will unlock classic character Shadow the Hedgehog as a playable character for free. All individual runs completed by August 5th by players will count towards the goal. “Since launch we have been amazed with the reaction and support from the Sonic Dash ...

New Sonic Lost World Trailer, Screens and Release Date

A new trailer was released today by Sega showing off some brand new wisp powers that Sonic can utilise in the upcoming Wii U game Sonic Lost World. The trailer focuses on the color powers that Sonic obtains when he comes into contact with a Wisp, a returning mechanic from the Wii game Sonic Colors. We also get a brief look at The Deadly Six and hear them speak, so it’s good to know they won&...

Spelunker and more Game Gear titles hit the eShop

This week, Nintendo have got another little assortment of titles hitting the eShop, both old and new. Sticking with the Game Gear rush we have been seeing as of late for the 3DS, Sega have added in Sonic Labyrinth and Sonic 2 for $4.99, while Crystal Warriors can be swooped up for $3.99. As for new releases, the 3DS is also seeing some love when it comes to motorbiking, with Urban Trial Freestyle ...

Sonic The Hedgehog iOS Review

Sonic The Hedgehog Developer: SEGA Publisher: SEGA Platforms: iPhone (reviewed), iPad Release Date: May 16th, 2013 Price: $2.99 – Available Here Overview There are many games that have seen remakes on the mobile platform to great success. SEGA recently did it with The House of the Dead: Overkill – Lost Reels. Naturally one could only expect SEGA to bring the blue blazer himself to mobi...

Sonic the Hedgehog Races onto Android

Sonic the Hedgehog can finally be enjoyed by Android gamers. The Sega Genesis version of the game has been remastered for Android to take advantage of modern device’s high definition widescreen and touch controls. The game plays at 60 FPS for super smooth action. Sonic the Hedgehog stars Sonic, Tails, and Knuckles in their quest to save Mobius from Dr. Eggman. Dr. Eggman has been turning the...

New Sonic Game Rumoured for November Release

If rumours are to be believed than a new Sonic title codenamed ‘Sonic Excursion’ might be up for release come this November. This rumour has been supplied by a source known as Wentos, who has leaked accurate information on Sonic games ever since Sonic Unleashed, so there is a decent chance this could prove true. Wentos went on to say that the game will be launching on all current gen p...

New Sonic Game to be Announced at E3?

Sonic Dash is due out soon for  iOS devices. App focused community TouchGameplay recently uploaded a gameplay trailer of the upcoming title and made a very interesting comment on the video in response to many viewers negative comments on the game. “I hope that the Sonic Community will like it. I know that it isn`t an Classic 2D Jump’n’Run Sonic Game but it`s still one of the bett...

Japan’s Top Game Company Salary Averages Revealed

If you’ve ever been curious about what Japanese companies pay their employees the most well it seems that Square Enix employees make the most money according to a survey done by Income Analysis company Nensyu-Labo. Square Enix employees make an average of $279,242.71 a year while Sony Computer Entertainment Japan takes the number 2 spot at an average of $118,883.26. Nintendo Japan employees ...

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed to feature NASCAR driver as playable character

SEGA of America announced at this year’s E3 that Danica Patrick will be appearing alongside Sonic the Hedgehog when he gets behind the wheel again in Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. Players will speed across land, air and water in fully transforming vehicles. Known for her talents behind the wheel as a NASCAR and JR Motorsports driver, Danica will be a playable character with custo...

CC Weekly News Recap – 14th-20th May 2012

It’s all fun and games until someone loses a shoe. How exactly are they supposed to go on living with only half a pair of shoes? It’s just not right! You know what else isn’t right? Hypocritical developers, everything to do with Sony these days, Capcom’s incessant denial and the fact we can’t cheat in Mario Kart 7 any more, that’s what’s not right. But des...

Hirokazu Yasuhara now working at Nintendo

Hirokazu Yasuhara is now working at  Nintendo Software Technology in Redmond.  He was part of the creative team that launched Sonic the Hedgehog and started working at Sega in 1988.  In the year 2000, he went 2K Sports and then went to Naughty Dog in 2002, where he worked on the Jak and Uncharted franchises.  After Naughty Dog, he worked at Namco Bandai. Nintendo Software Technology is known for i...

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