Mega Drive

8.17.18

'Battlefield' Developer's Unreleased Sega Mega Drive Game Is Coming Out After 25 Years

'Hardcore' is finally coming out on the PlayStation Vita and it looks pretty good.

7.13.17

Episode 15 of the Waypoint UK Podcast is a Sega vs Nintendo Showdown

It’s 2017, so obviously we’re talking about which was better: the Super Nintendo or the Sega Mega Drive.

7.4.17

You Can Keep Your Crash Bandicoot—When’s the Earthworm Jim Comeback?

Of all the 1990s gaming characters I remember, it’s the Super Suited wriggler I most want to see revived.

6.9.17

Sonic the Hedgehog Was Almost Sonic the Rabbit

Read an excerpt from Cook & Becker’s new art book documenting the development of the iconic mascot.

6.8.17

'Flashback' Is the Most Cinematic Adventure of the 16-Bit Age

The game started life as 'The Godfather in Space.'

3.31.17

Replaying ‘The Story of Thor’, Sega’s Own Zelda

I could have sworn this was better than Zelda. As it turns out, it’s not—but Ancient’s game is still, arguably, Sega’s greatest 16-bit RPG.

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3.1.17

Remembering the Identity Crisis of Licensed Video Games, Through the Lens of ‘Alien 3’

If you wanted to play the events of the movie, you had two main choices—and neither of them was really “right”.

2.14.17

A Little Love Letter to Sega’s ‘Virtua Racing’

It’s not my favorite game or anything, but once it hit the 32X, Sega’s arcade racer blew my mind in a memorable way.

11.14.16

This Guy Is Making an All-New Sega Genesis Game the 90s Way

This is extremely metal.

10.20.16

‘Eternal Champions’ Is the Game That Quenched a Teenage Thirst for Gore

It was more messily slapstick than outright offensive, but Sega's fighter took a look at Mortal Kombat's fatalities and said: we can do better.

8.4.16

An Arbitrary Top Ten of the Best Sonic the Hedgehog Games

I've played a lot of Sonic games, and what with the blue critter turning 25, and 'Sonic Mania' lighting up the internet, here's a bunch of the best.

8.4.16

An Arbitrary Top Ten of the Best Sonic the Hedgehog Games

I've played a lot of Sonic games, and what with the blue critter turning 25, and Sonic Mania lighting up the internet, here's a bunch of the best.

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