The Yakuza series has come back to the West and in a big way. Following the releases of Yakuza 0 (read our review of the PC version here) and Yakuza Kiwami comes Yakuza Kiwami 2, a remake of the original Yakuza 2. The biggest alteration made in this newest entry…
Following it's announcement during a SEGA themed panel at SXSW 2018, fans of the blue hedgehog were left wondering when Sonic Mania Plus, the expanded version of Sonic Mania would be arriving in retail stores. Luckily, SEGA didn't make the fans wait for too long, as an all new trailer…
After the sensation success that SEGA's return to 16 bit glory in the form of Sonic Mania, it was highly likely that the company would want to build on the game's success.  During the Sonic themed SXSW 2018 panel held earlier today, SEGA have announced that Sonic Mania Plus is…
It is no secret that the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise has had its fair share of successes, as well as some particular titles which have gone down in history as a stain on the series reputation. Earlier this year, we reviewed Sonic Mania which undeniably proved that there is still…
With only ten days to go until the world is taken over by Dr Eggman in Sonic Forces, SEGA have released the third in four digital comics developed especially for the game's launch. The third issue, Looming Shadow, which tells the story of Shadow the Hedgehog, Rouge the Bat and…
The saga of Dr Eggman's successful conquering of the world in Sonic Forces is now less than a month until release. To further build the hype for this new 3D Sonic adventure, SEGA have released the second in four digital comics developed especially for the game's launch. The second issue,…
The story line for Sonic Forces is promising to be one of the darkest that the series has ever seen, as Dr. Eggman finally succeeds in taking over the world thanks to the power of a mysterious being named Infinite. Earlier today, SEGA have released the first in four digital…
Ever since Sonic the Hedgehog arrived on the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis back in 1991, the speed loving mascot has starred in several platformers which take place in both two and three dimensions. To celebrate the long journey that Sonic and his friends have undertaken, SEGA have released a new 2D…
One of the most popular elements of the Sonic the Hedgehog series has always been the boss battles against Dr Eggman, or one of his many contraptions that he has built to eliminate Sonic and his friends. In the first two games, we only encountered a boss at the end…
Back in the early nineties, the multiplayer Competition mode in Sonic 2 was one of the best new features introduced to the franchise, and remains one of the most fondly remembered elements of the blue blur's early days on the Sega Mega Drive / Genesis. This feature is now confirmed…
Last month, we revealed a brief first glimpse at the special stages that would be appearing in Sonic Mania, as well as the soundtrack that would accompany your journeys to reclaim the Chaos Emeralds. With only twelve days to go until the game is released worldwide, SEGA have decided to release…
After revealing the theme for the Hard Boiled Heavies and the Special Stage theme from Sonic Mania, SEGA have decided to reveal a never before heard rendition of Stardust Speedway, one of the regular stage themes. The level originally appeared back in Sonic  CD back in 1993, and has now undergone…
As well as the regular bosses that the player will encounter during the levels of Sonic Mania, Dr Eggman has constructed a team of powerful robots known as Hard Boiled Heavies. Until earlier this week, the music that will play during these encounters had not been made public by the…
After releasing the way past cool trailer for the release date of Sonic Mania, SEGA have decided to have us another taste of the re imagined zones we will be exploring this August. The dreaded pink waters is one of the reasons that Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is considered one…
It's time to dig out your rings and life monitors, as the long awaited Sonic Mania has been given its  final release date alongside a beautifully animated pre order trailer.  After receiving a few delays on the road to its release, the latest 2D entry in the Sonic series will…