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Archive for November 21st, 2012


Introducing the Survivor Multiplayer Mode in Aliens: Colonial Marines

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Thanksgiving Sale

Space Channel 5 Part 2

In what has become something of a tradition — wherein we show our thanks, by giving, in the form of a sale, to our fans who support us throughout the year — we are announcing a sale. A sort of “thanks-giving” sale, if you will.

We are having a Thanksgiving Sale!

What does it entail, this Thanksgiving Day sale? It entails all the things. Well, a lot of them: a variety of downloadable games and game packages are discounted on both console and for mobile, across Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, Android, and iOS.

Also! Members of PlayStation Network+ will receive an additional discount on select products.


Here’s what’s on the table, as it were:

Console Games
(November 20th through December 4th)

PlayStation Network Games Original Price Sale Price Sale Price
Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown Compelete Edition
(full game + all DLCs)
$49.97 $19.99 $14.99
Hell Yeah Bundle (Full game + 2 DLCs) $22.97 $14.99 $10.49
NiGHTS into Dreams $9.99 $6.99 $4.89
Jet Set Radio $9.99 $6.99 $4.89
Sonic Adventure 2 $9.99 $6.99 $4.89
Sonic Bundle: Sonic 1 + Sonic 2 $9.98 $4.99 Free!!!
Sonic Adventure 1 & DX Upgrade Bundle $7.98 $4.99 $3.99
Sega Rally Arcade $9.99 $4.99 $2.99
Space Channel 5: Part 2 $9.99 $4.99 $2.99
Xbox Live Arcade Games Original Price Sale Price
Sega Vintage Collection: Alex Kidd & Co. 800 400
Sega Vintage Collection: Golden Axe Collection 800 400
Sega Vintage Collection: Monster World Collection 800 400
Sega Vintage Collection: Streets of Rage Collection 800 400
Space Channel 5: Part 2 800 400
Daytona USA 800 400

Mobile Games
(November 21st through November 26th)  

iOS Crazy Taxi $4.99 $2.99
iOS Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Ep 2 $6.99 $2.99
Android Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Ep 2 $6.99 $2.99
iOS ChuChu Rocket! $2.99 $0.99
iOS ChuChu Rocket! HD $4.99 $0.99
iOS Virtua Tennis Challenge $4.99 $1.99
Android Virtua Tennis Challenge $4.99 $1.99
iOS Super Monkey Ball 2 $2.99 $0.99
iOS Super Monkey Ball 2: Sakura Edition $2.99 $0.99
Android Super Monkey Ball 2: Sakura Edition $2.99 $0.99

Some quick notes on these:

  • That’s right: The Sonic 1 & 2 bundle will be free for PSN+ members!
  • Sale prices will vary slightly depending on currency & region, but all discounts are 30% – 60% off, or more. Check your area for specific pricing details!
  • Console sales apply to North America only; mobile sales are worldwide.

Jet Set Radio HD


Sonic 4: Episode 2 is the Starbucks Pick of the Week

Sonic 4 Episode 2 - Zone 4 Boss

Starbucks have made the iOS version of Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2 their “Pick of the Week”!

What that means is millions of codes will be given away at participating Starbucks, across North America and Canada. All you need to do is go in and grab one of their “pick of the week” cards, which will have details on how to download a free copy of the game.

Here’re the promotion details:

  • Pick of the Week” cards will be in Starbucks starting today (November 20th).
  •  This promotion lasts for 1 week – until Nov 27. 
  • The code will be redeemable until Feb 12, 2013.

Sonic 4 Ep II (Starbucks iTunes offer)


Thanksgiving Weekend Sale on Steam – Save 50% or More!

Hell Yeah!

Starting today, and through November 27th, all SEGA games on Steam are 50% off! (Exclusions: Sonic Adventure 2, Football Manager 2013, and The Ototmo Clan DLC for Total War: Shogun 2.)

In addition, we are also featuring some daily deals with even bigger discounts! These deals run for 24 hours only, so get them while they’re hot!

Sonic Generations E3

Total War content will be the daily deal on Saturday, November 24th, starting around 18:00 UK time/10:00 AM Pacific time. Sonic Generations will be the daily deal on Sunday, November 25th, at about the same start time.


Celebrate Thanksgiving with Sonic the Hedgehog

To celebrate the launch of Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, Sonic the Hedgehog will be appearing again in this year’s Macy’s Day Parade! On Thanksgiving Day, he will race once again down Sixth Avenue in New York City, alongside the other iconic balloons, which will be broadcast live on NBC in the United States.

Modern Sonic Makes Debut at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

In addition to Sonic’s parade appearance, we also have an exciting launch trailer which shows the lightning-fast racing experience that gamers will get with Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. Players will get to race as their favorite SEGA characters along with appearances from Danica Patrick and Wreck-It Ralph in this season’s fastest holiday title. Available now on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii U.

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Additionally, check out the behind the scenes video with Danica Patrick, where she discusses her role in the game.

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