Entries in 'sega' (126)

'Live-action and animation hybrid' Sonic movie still in the works

'Live-action and animation hybrid' Sonic movie still in the works

Sega has re-confirmed a new big-screen outing for its iconic blue hedgehog.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 10th 2016 at 12:09PM in News
Creative Assembly on the changing face of PC gaming

Creative Assembly on the changing face of PC gaming

Sega. The name still conjures images of Sonic speeding across a CRT screen with the plastic black Megadrive sitting besides it.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 29th 2016 at 10:41AM in News
It looks as if Michael Jackson DID write Sonic 3's score

It looks as if Michael Jackson DID write Sonic 3's score

The age-old conspiracy that late pop king Michael Jackson wrote the score for Sonic the Hedgehog 3 is true, according to a new report.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 26th 2016 at 3:57PM in News
Sega 3D Classics coming to retail, includes four new titles

Sega 3D Classics coming to retail, includes four new titles

Nine retro Sega titles are being bundled for a retail release on 3DS.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2016 at 1:18PM in News

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Sega reduces financial forecast again

Sega reduces financial forecast again

Japanese publisher Sega has slashed its fiscal predictions for the year for the second time.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 4th 2015 at 10:34AM in News
Total War devs admit to being 'disheartened' at Chaos Warriors DLC backlash

Total War devs admit to being 'disheartened' at Chaos Warriors DLC backlash

A designer for upcoming Sega title Total War: Warhammer has said that the studio has been left a little down in the dumps by the fury that greeted its recent ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 2:56PM in News
Retro Mega Drive console sales surge 400% at Argos

Retro Mega Drive console sales surge 400% at Argos

A quarter of a century after its release in the UK, the Mega Drive could be a star performer this Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 20th 2015 at 11:56AM in News
82% of Football Manager 2016's sales were digital

82% of Football Manager 2016's sales were digital

Football Manager 2016 shifted 110,000 digital and physical units in its first week on sale in the UK. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 19th 2015 at 10:20AM in News

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Valkyria Chronicles IV and remaster headed to PS4

Valkyria Chronicles IV and remaster headed to PS4

Sega’s cult hit RPG Valkyria Chronicles is getting a brand new instalment on PS4 – as well as a remake of the first game in the series.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 17th 2015 at 10:37AM in News
Sega hires Joseph Kim to lead Western mobile push

Sega hires Joseph Kim to lead Western mobile push

Sega has announced the appointment of Joseph Kim to its mobile division, specifically with a focus on Western markets.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Nov 4th 2015 at 4:19PM in News
Sega financials fall short of reduced forecast

Sega financials fall short of reduced forecast

Sega has revealed that it did not do as well financially as it expected – even with a a reduced fiscal predictions.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 2nd 2015 at 11:18AM in News
Shenmue 1 & 2 re-release could be on the cards

Shenmue 1 & 2 re-release could be on the cards

Sega has said that it is currently pondering how to go about re-releasing cult RPGS Shenmue and Shenmue 2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2015 at 1:32PM in News

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Sega apologises for calling a Sonic character 'Boob'

Sega apologises for calling a Sonic character 'Boob'

Whoops. Sega has had to apologise after an update to mobile title Sonic Runners introduced a character with a rude name.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2015 at 1:33PM in News
Sega teams up with Motorsport Manager dev PlaySport

Sega teams up with Motorsport Manager dev PlaySport

Sega has announced a publishing partnership with the developers of mobiel racing title, Motorsport Manager.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 23rd 2015 at 10:52AM in News
Mario Maker down to second in Japanese charts as FIFA vanishes from Top Ten

Mario Maker down to second in Japanese charts as FIFA vanishes from Top Ten

RPG 7th Dragon III Code: VFD has shot to the top of the Japanese software charts in its first week.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 21st 2015 at 2:34PM in News
UPDATE: Sega confirms Yakuza 5 western release for next month

UPDATE: Sega confirms Yakuza 5 western release for next month

Yakuza 5 will launch in the west next month, Sega has confirmed

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 17th 2015 at 6:42AM in News

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Sonic Lost World is set for PC release

Sonic Lost World is set for PC release

Previous Wii U-exclusive Sonic Lost World is coming to PC this year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 7th 2015 at 10:12AM in News
200 jobs under threat at Sega

200 jobs under threat at Sega

Sega is set to offer 200 employees ‘voluntary retirement’ as it aims to improve profitability.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Sep 30th 2015 at 11:13AM in News
Sega sponsors Rising Star prize at Games Media Awards 2015

Sega sponsors Rising Star prize at Games Media Awards 2015

Sega has signed up as a partner for this year’s Games Media Awards.

on Sep 25th 2015 at 3:00PM in News
Sega, Curve and Ripstone back Digital Counts campaign

Sega, Curve and Ripstone back Digital Counts campaign

The first publishers have added their support to MCV’s call for more digital download data.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 17th 2015 at 10:10AM in News
Sonic Boom: Fire & Ice delayed to 2016

Sonic Boom: Fire & Ice delayed to 2016

Sega’s somewhat surprising platforming follow-up won’t arrive on 3DS this side of Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 16th 2015 at 10:48AM in News
Three Football Manager games confirmed for 2016

Three Football Manager games confirmed for 2016

Sega and Sports Interactive have announced a hat-trick of Football Manager releases, all of which are due to find the back of the net by the end of the year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 7th 2015 at 3:58PM in News
Sega reports significant dip in quarterly sales

Sega reports significant dip in quarterly sales

Sega has reported negative financial results for its most recent quarter, though the firm's games division had little to do with the poor performance.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 2nd 2015 at 1:44AM in News
Sega partners with GameSessions for PC rental and game trials

Sega partners with GameSessions for PC rental and game trials

A number of Sega’s PC properties will soon be available on a ‘try before you buy’ basis.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 29th 2015 at 3:21PM in News
It frustrates people that I like Aliens: Colonial Marines, Pitchford says

It frustrates people that I like Aliens: Colonial Marines, Pitchford says

What makes a good game? Is it possible to quantify what ‘good’ means? No it’s not, Randy Pitchford argues. You may not like Aliens: Colonial Marines, but he certainly does.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 24th 2015 at 2:52PM in News