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News: Kamiya Teases Bayonetta 2 Reveal

Kamiya Teases Bayonetta 2 Reveal

Ready for more high-octane action and sexy witches dressed in hair? If the Twitter account of legendary game designer Hideki Kamiya is anything to go by, you could be in luck

Plugged by a fan as to when Bayonetta 2 would be announced, the Platinum Games employee responded, "This week in a game's magazine," according to a translation by Andriasang. With Tokyo Game Show around the corner,..

News: SEGA Details House Of The Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut's Second Exclusive Stage

SEGA Details House Of The Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut's Second Exclusive Stage

SEGA's lifted the lid on House Of The Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut's second exclusive stage

Entitled 'Creeping Flesh', the level is set inside the "cosy confines of an abattoir taken over by a meaty disease of sorts". Lovely. 'Creeping Flesh' once again sees the return of Varla and Candy, as they fight against a slew of monsters and creepy flesh that has taken hold of the abattoir..

News: Yakuza Developer Planning Big Announcement Tomorrow

Yakuza Developer Planning Big Announcement Tomorrow

Yakuza series creator Toshihiro Nagoshi has revealed that he's making a big announcement tomorrow at a press conference in Tokyo

The announcement will be streamed via Japan's Nico Nico video service. And that's really all we know. Nagoshi is currently working on Binary Domain for PlayStation 3. A new Yakuza title would send us crazy like a bag of nuts. Cross your fingers.

News: SEGA Confirms Sonic CD For PlayStation Network

SEGA Confirms Sonic CD For PlayStation Network

SEGA's formally announced that Sonic CD will be getting a re-release on the PlayStation Network this Winter

When the game showed up on an official XBOX 360 blog earlier in the week, we were worried that Microsoft had pulled some exclusivity shenanigans. Thankfully that's not the case. Sonic CD is widely considered one of the greatest games in the hasty hedgehog's catalogue. The original title..

News: SEGA Focusing On Reinvention

SEGA Focusing On Reinvention

SEGA has announced its intention to revisit classic IPs

Which, considering the developer's lengthy and time-tested catalogue, may bring waves of excitement and hesitance. President of SEGA West, Mike Hayes, commented on the developer's frequent reassessment of older titles. Explaining to VG247 that SEGA "constantly review the IP we’ve got in the locker" and pondering "how could we..

News: Sorry Australia, No House Of The Dead For You

Sorry Australia, No House Of The Dead For You

The new content in the 'Extended Cut' version of House Of The Dead: Overkill has forced the game to be cut from Australian release

The Australian ratings board refused the release of the PS3 remake as the nation's new R18 rating has yet to go into effect. The good news is that the original Wii version of the game did get a release in Australia in 2009, meaning SEGA must have gone absolutely nuts..

News: SEGA Looking To Evolve Yakuza Franchise In The Future

SEGA Looking To Evolve Yakuza Franchise In The Future

SEGA's Yakuza franchise is one of our favourites

While the game's structure has barely changed since 2005, we're happy to continue lapping up titles in the series. Unfortunately, with the Yakuza team currently spreading its wings with Binary Domain, it looks like we'll have to wait a while for the next title in the Japanese mobster franchise. And when it comes, we should probably expect some..

News: SEGA Releases First Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown Trailer, Playable At PAX

SEGA Releases First Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown Trailer, Playable At PAX

SEGA's senior digital brand manager, Mai Kawaguchi, has taken to the PlayStation Blog to reveal the debut trailer for Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown, the first downloadable entry in the popular fighting series announced this morning

In addition to chatting a little about the game, Mai also confirmed that the title will be playable at PAX next week. If you're heading to the US convention, make..

News: Latest Aliens: Colonial Marines Trailer Screams Online

Latest Aliens: Colonial Marines Trailer Screams Online

You know Aliens: Colonial Marines is going for a horror vibe because its latest trailer is packed with heavy edits

Flick to black. People walking. Flick to black. The lights are flickering. Flick to black. Good grief, there's an Alien behind you!. Turn around for goodness sake. Please. Flick to black. Phew. [Thanks VG247]

News: Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown Kicks Its Way Onto PlayStation Network Next Summer

Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown Kicks Its Way Onto PlayStation Network Next Summer

SEGA's announced that it's bringing a refined version of celebrated brawler, Virtua Fighter 5, to the PlayStation Network next Summer

Entitled Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown, the standalone downloadable title will include a full overhaul of Virtua Fighter 5's mechanics, including "balance and animations, along with new game modes, new dynamic fighting arenas, a massive collection of..

News: Binary Domain Was Developed Because The Team Was 'Fed Up' Of Yakuza

Binary Domain Was Developed Because The Team Was 'Fed Up' Of Yakuza

Regular readers will know that we adore the Yakuza series

But even we'd happily admit that one game a year is too much for any non-sporting franchise. And it seems the Japanese team agrees, as director Daisuke Sato has told TheGamersHub that Binary Domain is the result of of the Yakuza team getting "fed up" with the Japanese drama series. "Well Binary Domain was created by the same..

News: Sports Interactive Not Planning A PlayStation Vita Version Of Football Manager... Yet

Sports Interactive Not Planning A PlayStation Vita Version Of Football Manager... Yet

Sports Interactive has said that it currently has no plans to bring Football Manager to the PlayStation Vita, despite a PSP version of the game being in development

Studio boss Miles Jacobson told Eurogamer that a decision about Sony's new platform would made after the system had launched. "At the moment, there aren't any plans for [a Vita Football Manager game]," Jacobson said..

News: Binary Domain Earmarks February 14th Release

Binary Domain Earmarks February 14th Release

SEGA confirmed overnight that the next project from its Yakuza team, Binary Domain, will launch in the West from February 14th

The squad-based action game includes support for voice commands, though the publisher admitted that it is experiencing some challenges getting said feature to work lag-free. Interestingly, it sounds like SEGA's packing these voice commands with plenty of Easter Eggs. For..

News: GamesCom 2011: Sonic Generations Introduces New Stages

GamesCom 2011: Sonic Generations Introduces New Stages

You're nuts if you don't think Sonic Generations looks good

The anniversary title's latest trailer focuses on a bunch of new environments, including the Chemical Plant Zone, which looks amazing in 3D, and the City Escape Zone, which looks amazing in 2D. We reckon the combination of classic and modern Sonic stages should satisfy everyone, and the fact that SEGA's decided to play on the nostalgia of..

News: GamesCom 2011: SEGA Demonstrates Virtua Tennis 4's Unique Features On PlayStation Vita

GamesCom 2011: SEGA Demonstrates Virtua Tennis 4's Unique Features On PlayStation Vita

Virtua Tennis 4 on the PlayStation Vita might be primarily a port of the PlayStation 3 title that launched earlier in the year, but it's still packing enough additional features to make tennis fanatics like ourselves double-dip

The big headline comes in the form of touch controls, allowing you to swipe across the touch-screen to play shots as opposed to tapping buttons. Seeing as we nearly always..

News: SEGA Showcases The Weapons In Renegade Ops

SEGA Showcases The Weapons In Renegade Ops

SEGA's taken to the PlayStation Blog to showcase Renegade Ops' variety of weapon upgrades

Digital campaigns manager, Mike Kebby, explains that the more you play Avalanche's downloadable shooter, the more scope you'll be given to unlock new abilities. There are three skill trees to choose from, allowing you to customise the game in a way that best benefits your playing style. For a full breakdown of..

News: Report: SEGA Preparing Two Titles For PlayStation Vita's Launch, A Further Three Titles In Development

Report: SEGA Preparing Two Titles For PlayStation Vita's Launch, A Further Three Titles In Development

SEGA West's gaffer Mike Hayes has told VG247 that his company is preparing two titles for PlayStation Vita's launch

The publisher announced Virtua Tennis 4 at E3 earlier in the year, but still has another top-secret title up its sleeve. “On Vita, we can came out pretty early on and said we were going to give support to the hardware,” Hayes told VG247 in an exclusive interview. “And we will have..

News: SEGA: New Sonic 4 Episode Information Incoming

SEGA: New Sonic 4 Episode Information Incoming

Remember Sonic The Hedgehog 4? SEGA's cannon storyline continuation was touted as an episodic series, but since the release of Episode 1 last year, the Japanese publisher's gone dark -- opting to promote upcoming PlayStation 3 title Sonic Generations instead

The series is clearly not dead however, as SEGA West gaffer Mike Hayes has told VG247 to expect Sonic 4: Episode 2 information "very..