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Sega, whose business is as much about publishing games as it is about punishing Sonic fans without mercy, has revealed in an interview with Videogamer that the future could feature more of Sonic being a Werehog. In discussing the possibility of Sonic's alter-ego emerging from his permanent residenc...

March 3rd 2009 at 6:35pm 0 Comments
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Okay, this is all pretty tenuous, but super interesting: apparently, a Sega of Europe employee kept a blog last year in which he revealed some stuff about NiGHTS: Journey of Dreams that he shouldn't have, well before the game's release. The posts have since been removed, but the Wayback Machine allo...

January 6th 2009 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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In this week's Zero Punctuation, imperator of ire and maharajah of moodiness Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw has taken time out to sling a few quick-witted barbs at Sonic Unleashed.True to form, Yahtzee quickly sets about smacking Unleashed down a peg or ten; in fact, this could be one of the angriest pieces...

December 17th 2008 at 6:11pm 0 Comments
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Call of Duty: World at War (CoD:W@W for the more efficient among you) has defended its number one position on the all-format UK game sales charts, extending its reign to a fifth consecutive week despite heavy holiday competition. Mario Kart Wii took the second spot, followed by FIFA '09 and, still...

December 16th 2008 at 9:40am 0 Comments
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"Sonic + 3D" is a formula that Sega has scratched its head over for the best part of a decade with ... not a great deal of success. If you ask me, it's the speed factor. Controlling the nippy hedgehog in two dimensions is hard enough. Add a third, and it becomes a twitchy, frustrating experience....

December 8th 2008 at 1:50pm 0 Comments
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If you make your way to the Xbox Live Marketplace and navigate to the demos section, you'll spot a fresh Sonic Unleashed demo awaiting your download. You know, Sonic Unleashed. It's Sonic gone beastly.The demo download is a rather light 187MB, so we don't expect the experience to be too involved or...

December 8th 2008 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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Treyarch's Call of Duty: World at War has climbed to the top of the UK all-format game sales charts, blasting its way through countless soldiers, explosive set pieces and Need For Speed: Undercover, which was in second place for some reason. Resistance 2 grabbed the tenth spot in its debut, while S...

December 2nd 2008 at 11:35am 0 Comments
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Oh, Sonic. You little blue symbol of better days for Sega platformers. This whole Unleashed thing is your latest chance to prove, well, everyone wrong and get back on top of Mascot Mountain. To get there by not starring in another suck-fest of a console Sonic the Hedgehog game (see: Sonic the Hed...

November 25th 2008 at 9:15pm 0 Comments
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Read more 'Sonic Unleashed' stories Hedgehog by day ... Werehog by night. Are you ready for Sonic's latest foray into 3D platforming? View Trophy List | Visit Trophy Portal

November 25th 2008 at 3:17pm 0 Comments
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Take a deep breath. That's it. Nice and easy. The worst of it is behind us. After weeks of being assaulted by top shelf games, it looks like things are finally slowing down. In fact, about the only notable 360 game this week is the delayed release of Sonic Unleashed (and if early reviews are any in...

November 24th 2008 at 10:45am 0 Comments
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If you wish to preserve even the slightest chance of appreciating Sega's animated short, Night of the Werehog, there are a few things you'll need to accept: Sonic (a blue, cartoon hedgehog, as you'll recall) transforms into a mutant lycanthrope with stretchy limbs. We have no idea why. Son...

November 23rd 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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If for some reason you're waiting for the PS3 version of Sonic Unleashed, be prepared to wait a bit longer. The PS2 and Wii versions of the game will be available tomorrow as planned. However, the Xbox 360 and PS3 version have been delayed. The 360 version of Unleashed will be available next week -...

November 17th 2008 at 11:25pm 0 Comments