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A leaked logo revealed the existence of a third Mario & Sonic Olympics game last week, and now Sega has confirmed it in a press release (having also sent out an official, much cleaner-looking version of the logo). Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games is skipping DS and going on...

April 21st 2011 at 10:48am 0 Comments

We thought we had been cured of all vestiges of Sonic fandom -- the last several years having made caring about Sonic games unbearably painful. But then a speed-skating Metal Sonic showed up in this Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games trailer, and we were, however briefly, thrilled. Other i...

August 20th 2009 at 11:50am 0 Comments
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We may have ragged on the first Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games a lot, but -- as horrible as we thought it was -- it managed to capture the interest (and money) of almost every man, woman, and child in all of the UK. So, Sega is working as fast as it can to get the latest version of its new mo...

July 13th 2009 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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Here's a problem we're sure you're familiar with: you need a new video game console for your own kids right now, but you also need a guaranteed method of ruining that console, and you only have time to shop on one website. GameStop has solved that problem with its Summer Fun bundle, which consists o...

July 2nd 2009 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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The UK likes its crime, apparently, as EA's Godfather II has managed to soar to the #2 spot on the region's sales charts. Sure, we've seen a few Guy Ritchie flicks in our life, but we're fairly surprised that you lot turned out in droves to check out the exploits of the Corleone family. The game ev...

April 15th 2009 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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Eurogamer recently got a hands-on session with both the Wii and DS Mario & Sonic at the Winter Olympic Games, at an event in Vancouver during which Sega tried to soften up the journalists with free curling. The absolute best news gleaned from the session? Every game will have multiplayer unlocke...

April 3rd 2009 at 2:55pm 0 Comments
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Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games is finally "official." Sega announced this morning that Nintendo's mascot and Sega's cross to bear will compete on Wii and DS in virtual Vancouver, Canada, with all their friends (and "new faces").As part of Sega's release, it stated that the original Mar...

February 12th 2009 at 10:20am 0 Comments
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Sega has licensed the rights to produce games based on the 2010 Winter Olympics, taking place in sunny Vancouver, Canada. 1UP notes that more official information will soon be made available on the official website. Of the official games.This licensing agreement brings credence to the rumor that a...

February 5th 2009 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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For some reason, it never occurred to us that Sega would want to make a sequel to Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, but of course they would. Wouldn't you, if your game was one of the best-selling games on the best-selling console? Not even Sonic Team would botch that decision.This purported...

January 22nd 2009 at 9:58am 0 Comments
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Click for more screenage COO and Sega Europe president, Mike Hayes, is pumped for 2009. With the release of MadWorld quickly approaching, he's anxious for us to try the experience he's calling "so unique it aches." The Sega Europe president opened up on more than just Platinum Games' upcoming title...

January 15th 2009 at 7:06pm 0 Comments
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We can't exactly trust the validity of the numbers used to create this list of best-selling games across the three home platforms, since it's just some guy on Geocities doing it (and he claims that he might alter numbers to deter copying) but they're close enough to our expectations for most games....

January 5th 2009 at 12:00pm 0 Comments