Megami Tensei series has shifted 17.7 Million and Persona Series sells 15 Million Games and Products 

SEGA Sammy has released their Japanese Annual Integrated Report 2021 which gives numbers for a number of franchises including the Persona series along with its respective merchandise and the Megami Tensei series and its respective merchandise. These can include things such as pachislot and pachinko machines, amusement machines, and toys. The latest report from SEGA Sammy… Continue reading Megami Tensei series has shifted 17.7 Million and Persona Series sells 15 Million Games and Products 

Emily Rogers: “Licensing costs are likely main culprit behind NSO expansion’s bold price”

Nintendo insider Emily Rogers has commented on today’s pricing announcement for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pass. The Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack, which was fully unveiled today, costs $49.99 / £35.99 per year for individuals and $79.99 / £59.99 for the family plan and includes HD NES, HD SNES, HD Nintendo 64 and… Continue reading Emily Rogers: “Licensing costs are likely main culprit behind NSO expansion’s bold price”

Nintendo reiterates that the SEGA Mega Drive six-button controller is only for Japan

Nintendo has reiterated that the superior six-button SEGA Mega Drive controller for use with the upcoming SEGA Mega Drive games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers will be limited to Japan. Those of us living here in the west will have to make do with the standard three-button controller. A spokesperson for Nintendo of America told… Continue reading Nintendo reiterates that the SEGA Mega Drive six-button controller is only for Japan

SEGA set to announce a new RPG at Tokyo Game Show 2021 (smartphone game)

Update: It’s a smartphone game: SEGA has stated on the official Tokyo Game Show 2021 site that they are planning to unveil a new RPG project at the event. Rumours have naturally been swirling online regarding what SEGA could be planning. It seems likely that it could be a revised version of Sakura Wars which… Continue reading SEGA set to announce a new RPG at Tokyo Game Show 2021 (smartphone game)

A Sonic-inspired G-Fuel Party Punch flavor has been revealed

Even though Sonic‘s 30th anniversary occurred in June, the celebrations are a year-long event. Games have been announced, and details on Sonic Prime and the sequel to the Sonic the Hedgehog movie have been gradually coming out. The main thing, however, has been lots of Sonic merchandise. Well, there is even more Sonic merchandise announced.… Continue reading A Sonic-inspired G-Fuel Party Punch flavor has been revealed

Sonic Colors Ultimate on Switch receives an update to fix some of the issues

The official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account has informed customers of Sonic Colors Ultimate on the Nintendo Switch that the remaster has received an update today. The account says that this is the first of several patches that Blind Squirrel Games are looking to deploy to fix a number of issues that users have highlighted… Continue reading Sonic Colors Ultimate on Switch receives an update to fix some of the issues

More information on Football Manager Touch 2022 for Switch coming soon

The football fans amongst you will most likely be interested to know that the next Football Manager Touch game is coming to the Nintendo Switch system. SEGA and Sports Interactive have announced that full details regarding the Switch version of the iOS and Android mobile-based game will be announced soon. Meanwhile Football Manager 2022 will launch… Continue reading More information on Football Manager Touch 2022 for Switch coming soon

Digital Foundry tackle Sonic Colors Ultimate

The hard working team at Digital Foundry have been putting the newly released Sonic Colors Ultimate through its paces, and while they admit that it is not perfect, they are fairly pleased with the results. The worst offender out of all the platforms is sadly the Nintendo Switch version, which is bizarre given how well… Continue reading Digital Foundry tackle Sonic Colors Ultimate

Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania has scrapped lives feature

The official Super Monkey Ball Twitter account has tweeted this morning that the upcoming Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania has scrapped the lives feature to make the game more accessible to newcomers of the beloved video game franchise. The team says that whilst the live system has been scrapped in Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania,… Continue reading Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania has scrapped lives feature

SEGA looking into the Sonic Colors Ultimate bugs and you can also flag them

SEGA’s recently released Sonic Colors Ultimate hasn’t gotten off to the best of starts with owners of the game reporting issues on pretty much every platform, however the Switch version appears to have the most issues. Today, Sonic the Hedgehog social media manager Katie said on Twitter that the company is aware that customers have… Continue reading SEGA looking into the Sonic Colors Ultimate bugs and you can also flag them

Jet Set Radio and Panzer Dragoon Orta art director has returned to SEGA

Ryuta Ueda, the chief art designer for Jet Set Radio and enemy artist for Panzer Dragoon Orta, has returned to SEGA after leaving the Japanese company back in 2014. Mr. Ueda left SEGA to pursue a career at Yahoo, and while he enjoyed his time there, he wanted to get back to doing what he… Continue reading Jet Set Radio and Panzer Dragoon Orta art director has returned to SEGA

Nintendo apparently offering refunds for Sonic Colors Ultimate

Many gamers were looking forward to play the Nintendo Switch version of the Sonic Colors remake, Sonic Colors Ultimate. However, once the game was released, owners of the game flooded to social media to share their experiences with it and it has become apparent that the Switch version of Sonic Colors Ultimate suffers from a… Continue reading Nintendo apparently offering refunds for Sonic Colors Ultimate

Sonic Colors Ultimate developer Blind Squirrel Games fails to credit open source game engine used for game

SEGA and Blind Squirrel Games recently released Sonic Colors Ultimate is coming under fire from early purchasers of the game, especially those who bought the game for the Nintendo Switch system. Countless bugs, glitches and even possibly epilepsy inducing screen bugs have been widely shared on social media by customers. But that’s not all as… Continue reading Sonic Colors Ultimate developer Blind Squirrel Games fails to credit open source game engine used for game

Suezo from Monster Rancher coming as DLC to Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania

SEGA is on a roll as the company has announced yet another downloadable content character for their upcoming Monkey Ball extravaganza Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania. The latest character is Suezo from the Monster Rancher series which is known in Japan as Monster Farm. The franchise is developed by the team at Koei Tecmo. Suezo will… Continue reading Suezo from Monster Rancher coming as DLC to Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania

Hello Kitty announced as DLC for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania

SEGA has been on a roll with announcing guest characters for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania. Before today, the line-up consisted of characters from SEGA’s own franchises, like Sonic the Hedgehog, Jet Set Radio and Yakuza, but now, someone totally unexpected will be joining in on the fun. Sanrio’s queen of crossovers Hello Kitty will… Continue reading Hello Kitty announced as DLC for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania

SEGA reveals new mode and Gold AiAi in Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania

SEGA has unveiled a brand new mode for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania which once completed will allow you to unlock a special Golden AiAi. The new mode titled Golden Banana Mode will challenge you to collect every single banana across ten different stages which will then unlock Golden AiAi who you can play as… Continue reading SEGA reveals new mode and Gold AiAi in Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania

Sonic: Rise of the Wisps – Part 2 available to watch

The conclusion to the Sonic Colors: Rise of the Wisps animation is now available to watch on YouTube and Twitter. This episode sees the mighty Metal Sonic face off against everyones favourite spiky blue hedgehog and it’s a battle that is sure to get the adrenaline pumping. If he succeeds then Sonic and Jade can… Continue reading Sonic: Rise of the Wisps – Part 2 available to watch

SEGA says Sonic Colors Ultimate physical edition has been delayed in EMEA markets

SEGA Europe has informed prospective buyers of Sonic Colors: Ultimate that all physical versions of the game have been delayed due to logistical issues and that it effects all regions within the EMEA which are Europe, Middle East, Africa. However, this excludes both Australia and New Zealand. The digital editions of Sonic Colors: Ultimate will… Continue reading SEGA says Sonic Colors Ultimate physical edition has been delayed in EMEA markets