Archive for the ‘AM1’ Category

SEGA Tribute – Don’t Stop Me Now

March 5, 2011

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I made this video back in 2007 or so, when I was first learning how to use video editing tools, and that is a little more than obvious. However, I feel my passion for the company and their games is very apparent and overrides most major complaints I have with it. I put a lot of love into this for no real reason other than a thank you to the thousands – Perhaps millions of great games SEGA has made that so much of us all over the world have loved through the years.

The song is “Don’t Stop Me Now” by the band Queen. After the jump is the list of games included in the video, along with the format they were recorded on in their correct order.

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Dreamcast Collection Formally Announced

January 15, 2011

SEGA has released details on the rumoured Dreamcast Collection, confirming its existence after it had previously been listed for release at GameStop. The release date is set to 22 February for both the PC and XBox 360. It will contain four of SEGA’s announced Dreamcast titles: Sonic Adventure, Crazy Taxi, SEGA Bass Fishing, and Space Channel 5 – Part 2. Each of these titles are currently (or will be) available on both XBLA and PSN. At the moment no PlayStation 3 version has been mentioned.

Both Sonic Adventure and Crazy Taxi for the XBLA have previously been reviewed here.

The current MSRP is 30.00 USD.

Tribute: SEGA2010

January 1, 2011

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SEGA released a lot of brilliant games in 2010 full of fun and sexy times. It was a great year to be a fan of the company, and what better way to get excited for the new year than to look back and see just how much they accomplished within just 365 days? We have compiled a montage of just a handful of them, and we hope you enjoy!

The music is a remix of the OutRun song Splash Wave from what is arguably SEGA’s best game from 2010, Bayonetta.

Virtual-On Force is out in Japan

December 22, 2010

Virtual-On Force was released today in Japan and other Asian regions. Two versions were released, the expected standard and a special “Memorial Box” edition. Released in celebration of the series 15th anniversary, the Memorial Box contains a copy of the game, six CDs covering the music from the series and a 140 page artwork booklet spanning the series’ 15 year history. The game is region free and in English and is easily obtainable in any online import retailer, such as Play Asia or NCS. It is unknown whether it is going to get a release outside of Japan and is highly unlikely to get this box even if it is released.

Hit the jump to watch legendary SEGA composer Takenobu Mitsuyoshi unbox the limited edition as well as check out the complete list of achievements.

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Virtual-On Force will be region free

December 21, 2010

According to a post on Virtual On Force’s official blog, translated by Mecha Damashii, the game will be localised in the English language when it is released this month in Japan and other Asian regions. Most surprisingly, the game will not have any regional locks, meaning it can be played on an Xbox 360 console from any region in the world. This is excellent news, as the game has yet to be announced for release in the West.

Source: Virtual On Force via Mecha Damashii

SEGA Bass Fishing Achievements revealed

December 20, 2010

The list of SEGA Bass Fishing’s Xbox Live Arcade achievements were revealed by website Xbox360Achievements.org. Like almost every other Xbox Live Arcade title, the game features 12 achievements, worth 200 gamerscore. The PlayStation Network Trophies are likely the same. There is no set release date for the title yet, but due to the release of this list, it cannot be much further from now.

Hit the jump for the full group.

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Classic SEGA Music: Theme of the Magician

October 6, 2010

The House of the Dead is the 1996 arcade/PC/Saturn light gun game that created the series which would eventually become known as one of SEGA’s biggest franchises. Today we will take a look at the theme of the Magician, the greatest invention of Dr. Roy Curien.

Hit the jump to continue reading and to listen to different versions of the song.

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Classic SEGA Music: Theme of the Death=Adder

August 15, 2010

Golden Axe is the influential 1989 arcade ‘beat em’ up’ game that invented the ‘hack and slash’ genre along with bringing new concepts and gameplay ideals to the entire medium. The game is considered by many as a classic, and it’s soundtrack is no different. Today we will take a look at the theme of Death=Adder, the main villain of the Golden Axe franchise.

Hit the jump to continue reading and to listen to different versions of the song, including fan remixes.

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