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Sonic Colors Remastered likely in the works for PS4, Xbox One and Switch

By Dom Peppiatt 12 April 2021 19:10 GMT It looks like Sega is potentially remastering the 2010 Wii and DS game, Sonic Colors, to be released on PS4, Xbox One and Switch.According to the German voiceover studio, iksample, a Sonic Colors Remastered project was in the works in the latter part of 2020 – though the webpage that initially leaked the info has since been taken down (thanks, Gematsu).As if that wasn’t proof enough that Sega has something Sonic Colors-related going on behind the scenes, we later saw French retailer SoGamely list Sonic Colors Ultimate – Limited Edition for PS4, Xbox One, and…

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You can now use the best of Yahoo! Answers as a Typing Of The Dead dictionary

Yahoo! Answers announced this past week that it was closing down. This is bad news to those who used the question-and-answer website to learn about the world, but doubly bad news for the much larger population of people who liked to laugh at the dumb questions and dumber answers posted there. To mourn the site’s approaching closure, the operator of the YahooAnswersTXT Twitter account has created a custom dictionary for Typing Of The Dead: Overkill. So now you can kill zombies by typing, “What does Bigfoot want??”. Read more

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Have You Played… Team Sonic Racing?

While I am definitely a Sonic apologist, I acknowledge that the little blue fella’s output has been less than stellar in the last 20 years. For every highlight, like a Sonic Mania, there’s been countless lowlights, like Sonic 4, Sonic Forces, and Guns For Some Reason Sonic. Funnily enough, over the last decade, the literally quick on his feet hedgehog has been at his most consistent when behind the wheel of a car. Read more

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Sega gets Yakuza: Like a Dragon off SteamDB over fear site is selling pirated copies

Sega seems to believe SteamDB is illegally distributing copies of Yakuza: Like a Dragon on PC.Sega has pulled off a particularly strange move. The Japanese publisher sent a DMCA notice to SteamDB‘s hosting service, which resulted in Yakuza: Like a Dragon no longer appearing on the site.SteamDB is the project of Pavel Djundik and Martin Benjamins. The site tracks much of what happens to games and apps on Steam, be it updates, player activity, .exe modification – pretty much anything a developer does to a game behind-the-scenes. It’s a great resource into the world of releasing and updating games on…

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Total War: Rome Remastered announced, coming in April

Creative Assembly today announced they’re revamping 2004’s Rome: Total War for modern PCs with a re-release. Total War: Rome Remastered (flipping to the new naming style, I see) is due April 29th, with a little visual polish, a few new bits and pieces, and some tweaks to the interface and other systems. It’s not a full fancy remake, but they are sweetening the deal a little by offering a temporary 50% discount to folks who already own the original on Steam. Read more

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Total War: Rome Remastered has been announced and it’s coming out in April

Total War: Rome Remastered has been announced, and it’s the first remaster ever for a Total War game.Scheduled for release on April 29, Total War: Rome Remastered was created in collaboration with Feral Interactive.This is a comprehensive remaster and features a suite of visual improvements such as full 4K visuals, native support for ultra-high-definition resolution, and overhauled environment, battlefield, and character models. You can also expect gameplay improvements and improved accessibility.It also comes with new gameplay content featuring 16 previously unplayable factions to play on top of the original 22.New features include a tactical map during battles, and heat maps and icon overlays…

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Shin Megami Tensei 3: Nocturne HD Remaster coming to Switch, PS4, and Steam in May

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 20 March 2021 18:25 GMT This will be the game’s debut on PC.Atlus has announced a release date for Shin Megami Tensei 3: Nocturne HD Remaster. It is coming to PS4, Switch, and Steam on May 25.It was released in Japan back in October for the aforementioned consoles.The infamously punishing RPG was originally released on PS2 back in 2003.Here’s the synopsis in case you are unfamiliar with the game:What begins as a normal day in Tokyo turns out to be everything but, when the Conception – an ethereal apocalypse – is invoked. The remains of the world…

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Yakuza Remastered Collection Steam patches fix high CPU usage, more

Sega has released PC patches for the Yakuza Remastered Collection.The Yakuza Remastered Collection patches on Steam address crashing during Heat Actions and high CPU usage among other things.Sega is hosting betas for the patches which are not obligatory. The company suggests if you haven’t encountered any of the problems listed for the games to not join the beta branches.All of the patch notes can be found below (thanks, PCgamesN).Here are the patch notes for Yakuza 3 Remastered:Issues to be fixed:• Missing SFX in bars. • Distorted window images. • High CPU usage. • Loud or glitching audio sounds. • Certain windows…

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A free new Lord is coming to Total War: Warhammer 2 later this week

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 14 March 2021 15:16 GMT Creative Assembly has confirmed that a new Legendary Lord is coming to Total War: Warhammer 2 later this week.Beastlord Rakarth of Karond Kar is coming to Total War: Warhammer 2 on March 18 – and the new content will be available for free to anyone that owns the game.As per a press release from developer Creative Assembly, Rakarth mostly specializes in buffing his troops via strength and defense improvements and can call on the aid of big monsters like the Kharibdyss and the Hydra to decimate those that oppose him.Beastlord Rakarth…

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Toy brand Tomy has made a plush of Sonic’s head

By Alex Calvin, Tuesday, 9 March 2021 17:49 GMT Something for fans to hold and hug when they remember the series hasn’t been good for years. You will soon be able to buy a plush toy of Sonic the Hedgehog‘s head.Sega has teamed up with toy giant Tomy to make some products based on the blue blur, including a soft plush of the spiky critter’s head.“Sonic is an all-time classic video game character that has evolved into a beloved lifestyle brand and we are thrilled to bring these amazing characters to fans and collectors around the world through our unique…