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News: Jet Set Radio HD Tags PSN on 11th September

Jet Set Radio HD Tags PSN on 11th September

Get some sleep

SEGA’s confirmed that it will paint Jet Set Radio HD onto the PlayStation Store on 11th September in North America. PlayStation Plus subscribers will be given the first opportunity to crank up the volume, with vanilla PSN members invited to the party on 18th September. The re-mastered Dreamcast classic will set you back just $9.99...

News: Hell Yeah! Rolls onto PS3 on 25th September

Hell Yeah! Rolls onto PS3 on 25th September

Dangerously attractive

Arkedo Studio’s acclaimed PSN platformer Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit is set to take on the underworld on 25th September, a new trailer has revealed. A European release will follow on 3rd October. The game will cost $14.99. If you don’t know much about the SEGA published title, then, well, we wished we could help...

News: You'll Be Able to Play Taiko Drum Master in Yakuza 5

You'll Be Able to Play Taiko Drum Master in Yakuza 5

Could this game get any better?

Yakuza 5 has continued its pursuit towards ultimate epicness by announcing that Namco Bandai’s Taiko Drum Master will appear as a playable arcade cabinet within the open-world adventure. Arcade mini-games are no stranger to SEGA’s successful series, but this marks the first time that the publisher has teamed up...

News: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Gets Bonus Edition

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Gets Bonus Edition

Splash wave

You’re probably going to want the Bonus Edition for SEGA’s upcoming mascot mash-up, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. The premium package for the Sumo Digital developed kart racer includes an additional stage, character, and more. It’s the new circuit that’s getting our wheels in a spin, though. The OutRun Bay Track is...

Rumour: ToeJam & Earl Strutting onto PlayStation 3

ToeJam & Earl Strutting onto PlayStation 3

Hope you like jammin', too

SEGA’s spunkiest extra-terrestrial tag-team, ToeJam & Earl, could be bouncing onto PlayStation 3, if a rumour on Siliconera is to be believed. According to the site’s anonymous sources, the original Mega Drive game and its side-scrolling sequel, Panic on Funkotron, are the next titles on the publisher's growing...

News: Another Look at Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Edition

Another Look at Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Edition

Albeit, a very small look...

A couple of days ago SEGA officially announced that Yakuza 1 & 2 would be getting a shiny HD remake on PS3. Today we bring you a small glimpse of the game in the shape of a double-page spread in everyone's favourite Japanese gaming magazine, Famitsu. It's safe to say that Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Edition is shaping up...

News: Sonic Adventure 2 Leaps onto PSN This Fall

Sonic Adventure 2 Leaps onto PSN This Fall

City escape

Fans of urban snowboarding and killer bass lines will no doubt be stoked to learn that Sonic Adventure 2 is set to slide onto PSN later this year. The Dreamcast classic will be getting a fresh lick of paint, similar to other upgraded favourites such as Jet Set Radio and SEGA Bass Fishing. The original Sonic Adventure released on...

News: Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Officially Announced

Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Officially Announced

Gangsta's paradise

A Yakuza HD collection was outed recently, but now SEGA has officially confirmed the release of Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Edition. As well as all-new sparkly high definition visuals, it'll also feature Trophy and data install support to make your trip into the underground world of organised crime run just that little bit smoother. The...

News: SEGA Accidentally Outs Yakuza HD Collection

SEGA Accidentally Outs Yakuza HD Collection

Back to Kamurocho

It’s a good job Kazuma Kiryu and co are fictional characters, otherwise SEGA would be in big trouble for leaking the Tojo Clan’s plans. An errant listing uncovered by Andriasang appears to hint at the imminent release of a Yakuza HD Collection. The listing notes that PS2 titles Yakuza and Yakuza 2 will be lavished with the...

News: SEGA Coy About Phantasy Star Online 2 Vita Western Release

SEGA Coy About Phantasy Star Online 2 Vita Western Release

It's all so quiet

You may have been elated to read on other websites yesterday that Phantasy Star Online 2 is heading overseas next year. Unfortunately, the official announcement only mentioned the PC release of the game – ominously ignoring the recently revealed Vita version. Puzzled by the announcement, Joystiq contacted SEGA a

News: You'll Have to Deal with Drunks in Yakuza 5's Taxi Missions

You'll Have to Deal with Drunks in Yakuza 5's Taxi Missions

Don't puke

Once again proving that the Yakuza franchise is arguably the best in games right now, SEGA has revealed a little more about veteran protagonist Kazuma Kiryu’s taxi missions in Yakuza 5. It’s still not clear why the former Tojo Clan chairman has switched the Sunshine Orphanage for a career behind the wheel, but the publisher has...

News: NiGHTS into Dreams Makes PSN Dreams Come True

NiGHTS into Dreams Makes PSN Dreams Come True

At last!

In a move that made at least one Push Square staff member a little too excited, SEGA has announced it's to re-release legendary SEGA Saturn game NiGHTS into Dreams on PSN later this year. The download will come with enhanced HD graphics, 16:9 widescreen support, leaderboards and Trophies, or you can relive the original 32-bit experience in...

News: SEGA Teases NiGHTS into Dreams Announcement

SEGA Teases NiGHTS into Dreams Announcement

Dream catcher

SEGA is teasing something to do with classic on-rails flying title NiGHTS into Dreams. The publisher uploaded an image of an industrial-like setting on its Facebook page earlier today, which fans have noted looks an awful lot like Stick Canyon from the original SEGA Saturn game. There’s some discussion that this could be related to...

News: Sonic the Hedgehog Leaps into Super Monkey Ball Vita

Sonic the Hedgehog Leaps into Super Monkey Ball Vita

Yeah, not bad

SEGA has announced the first DLC pack for PlayStation Vita title Super Monkey Ball: Banana Splitz in Japan. The free “Sonic Pack” will reward you with a statue of the blue blur which can be incorporated into custom stages using the game’s level editor. The peculiar primate puzzler is set to release overseas later this year.

News: SEGA Reveals First Yakuza 5 Mini-Games

SEGA Reveals First Yakuza 5 Mini-Games

Crazy taxi

SEGA’s Yakuza series is well known for its enjoyable mini-games. The heart of the franchise might lie with its self-serious narrative and wonderful characters, but part of what makes the series so enjoyable is its insistence on introducing alternative mechanics. Yakuza 5 is something of a reboot, and so it’s unsurprising to see the...

News: Anarchy Reigns Attacks the West in Q1 2013

Anarchy Reigns Attacks the West in Q1 2013

Holding back

Platinum Games’ arena brawler Anarchy Reigns was originally scheduled to release any time now. But while the game will still arrive in Japan early next month, those of you in North America and Europe will have to wait until Q1 2013. SEGA announced the news on Twitter, informing an eager fan that the game’s release had been...

News: New Super Monkey Ball: Banana Splitz Trailer Rolls Online

New Super Monkey Ball: Banana Splitz Trailer Rolls Online

Grab a spoon

A brand new Super Monkey Ball: Banana Splitz trailer has tumbled online. The footage shows off several stages from the upcoming primate puzzler, and even details the game’s level creation feature. Judging from the trailer, the gameplay looks as sweet as ever. Will you be tucking into Banana Splitz when it launches exclusively on...

News: Hatsune Miku Vita Is Not Dancing Overseas

Hatsune Miku Vita Is Not Dancing Overseas

Sad face

Despite being on display at Sony’s E3 booth, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F is not heading overseas. According to SEGA, the title is being shown off in order to “gauge interest” in the product, and while the game's commanded a fair amount of attention the Japanese publisher still has “no plans” to bring it to the West. At least the...

News: Danica Patrick is in Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed

Danica Patrick is in Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed

Go Daddy

Our favourite SEGA character Danica Patrick is set to make a cameo in Sumo Digital’s upcoming crossover kart racer, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. For some reason, the NASCAR driver will be a playable character alongside favourite faces such as B.D. Joe and Beat. She’ll drive a series of customised vehicles designed...