Category Archives: Sega

Retro Review: Sonic The Hedgehog 1 (1991, Sega Genesis)

  The game that started it all. Originally released on the Sega Genesis/Master System back in 1991, the original Sonic The Hedgehog has been ported to later video game systems usually bundled with other Sega Titles. The 2007 remake Sonic … Continue reading

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Review: Sonic The Hedgehog 1: The Movie (2020)

  Just 7 months ago, video game fans were treated to this:   The immediate backlash from Sonic’s appearance in the first trailer hit Paramount Pictures–and Sega–so HARD, they pushed back the movie’s release by 3 months to redesign the … Continue reading

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Speaking of Sonic The Hedgehog: Remember the TWO TV Shows from 1993?

  Yes, I said TWO. This is the first and longer of the two. It held its own and like the just revealed Sonic The Hedgehog Movie, it didn’t take itself too seriously. Unlike the other TV series, this one … Continue reading

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The first trailer for the live action Sonic The Hedgehog Movie (2020) is now released!

  …And it confirmed one thing for long time Sonic fans: It may be so bad, it’s good. Here’s the trailer for those who may not have seen it yet:   …To be fair, it’s being dubbed an Action Comedy. … Continue reading

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Stella Glow: A game so nice, I bought it twice

  …Not gonna lie, I bought my second copy digital just for the digital-exclusive 3DS Theme:   The theme features the 5 witches on the top–Hilda, Lisette, Popo, Sakuya and Mordimort–and Popo’s pet Bubu on the bottom. I bought a … Continue reading

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AtGames releasing another Classic Sega Genesis Console [UPDATE 7/28/2017]

UPDATE 7/28/2017: In a scathing first-look review, Gamespot is telling consumers not to buy AtGames’ Sega Genesis Flashback. Read the article for details but one thing I overlooked is the fact that like the console they released last year, this … Continue reading

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I recently got a PS4 and I already have 12 games

…You did not misread. I shared the above picture on Facebook yesterday morning. I bought or traded for 5 more games last night and used my GameStop rewards Points to prettymuch get two games for free. In addition I preordered … Continue reading

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Nintendo and Sega to release Retro NES and Genesis Consoles with preloaded games

…Can’t fault them for trying. This is NOT a hoax or fan-made replica: Nintendo is actually releasing a special Mini NES console for $60, which will be released on November 11. It will comes with 30 preloaded games, all with … Continue reading

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Retro Gaming: Sequels that outshined the originals

Here we are with the first of many posts this summer on retro games I have played. This post will focus on video game sequels that quickly made folks forget about the original game. I’ll say this now: Putting this … Continue reading

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This summer, we’re going WAY Back

I broke the news on FantasyAnime first but every week, I will highlight games I played between 1988 and 2002. That’s the same span of time I was in grade school, actually. Anyway, I have two reasons for doing this. … Continue reading

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