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Link Up with the New DLC for Sonic Lost World – The Legend of Zelda Zone

Sonic Lost World - Zelda DLC

The latest DLC for Sonic Lost World is here and it’s LEGENDARY! In The Legend of Zelda Zone,  Sonic takes on a new quest, wears a new outfit, and explores a world inspired by one of Nintendo’s greatest characters. Available now to download for FREE on Wii U, Sonic will speed across the land wearing Link’s iconic green tunic while the hero himself flies on his Loftwing from Skyward Sword.  Classic Zelda locations, such as Hyrule Field and Dodongo’s Cavern, were the inspiration for this downloadable content. Players are able to use Black Bomb Color Powers to uncover secret rooms, find hidden chests, and gain exciting rewards. There’s plenty of surprises in store for even the biggest Zelda fans (including Cuccos!).

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Go Behind the Scenes with Sonic Boom

Get a look behind the scenes of the Sonic Boom game and TV show!

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We are also pleased to confirm the English language voice talent and voice director for the Sonic Boom videogame and TV series:

•         Sonic                     Roger Craig Smith

•         Dr Eggman          Mike Pollock

•         Tails                       Colleen Villard

•         Knuckles              Travis Willingham

•         Amy                       Cindy Robinson

•         Orbot                    Kirk Thornton

•         Cubot                    Wally Wingert

•         Voice Director    Jack Fletcher

 

The full list of cast names will be available at a later date.


 

 
   
   
 

Dr. Eggman Invades Sonic Dash in All-New Boss Battle

Sonic Dash is under attack from an old enemy! The latest Boss Battle update challenges you to score big by seeing how far you can run as Sonic the Hedgehog, and now you can also battle the ultimate boss… Dr. Eggman.

Starting today, you can take part in the ongoing struggle between Sonic and his arch-rival Dr. Eggman. This devious boss battle will test your reflexes as you dodge, dive and dash past an onslaught of explosives and deadly traps. If you beat the boss you’ll earn a massive score bonus to help get a step ahead of your own personal nemesis: your friends’ leaderboard positions.

Also, mark your calendars! The next Sonic Dash global challenge begins on February 21st and players will once again have to work together to unlock a brand new playable character who is sure to steal some hearts.

Sonic Dash is available for FREE and the Dr. Eggman Invasion begins today on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Google Play.


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Vote for SEGA in the 2014 Pocket Gamer Awards!

We are honored to have several nominations in multiple categories in the 2014 Pocket Gamer Awards! Help us out by voting on your favorite SEGA mobile games.

SEGA is nominated for the following awards:


Best Strategy/Simulation Game
Football Manager Handheld 2014


Best Sports/Driving Game
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed


Best Publisher
SEGA


Vote Now in the 2014 Pocket Gamer Awards!



 
   
   
 

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Releases for Mobile!

Transform mobile racing this New Year with Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed!

Out now on iOS, and very soon for Android!

Play a variety of different game modes with more than 75 events, all optimized for touch controls and iOS 7 & Android Controllers!

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We are excited to announce the release of Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed now available on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and very soon for Android. Following on from 12 million mobile downloads of the original Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing, this sequel includes all of the exciting, transforming vehicle gameplay and multiplayer battles found in the previously released console version. With a multitude of game modes, over 75 events and a brand new World Tour, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed has been specifically optimized for mobile and on-the-go gaming.

Sonic and his All-Star friends are breaking free from the traditional rules of the road with vehicles that transform mid-race and give you three unique ways to play. It’s a race to the finish line as you drive powerful cars, pilot agile planes and glide across raging rapids in high-speed aquatic vehicles. Choose from more than ten legendary racers such as Sonic The Hedgehog, Tails, AiAi, and for the first time in Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, Shenmue’s Ryo Hazuki and his incredible transforming arcade cabinet. You will need to master each character’s unique vehicles and game changing all-star moves to come out on top in 13 dynamically changing courses. Discover alternate routes and collect new power ups in a racing game experience that never feels the same twice.

When you feel that you’ve got what it takes, challenge your friends and race in four player local matches or in synchronous and asynchronous online multiplayer races. You’ll never need to feel like you’re racing alone with integrated Facebook and Game Center functionality that lets you see your friends’ profile pictures zoom past you on the track. Last but not least, if you want a new reason to play, iOS 7 & Android controller support transforms your racing experience into something different for mobile gaming.

Download Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed now for iOS, and very soon for Android!


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Celebrate the Season with a Spectacular Blue Holiday Sale for Mobile Titles

Celebrate the holidays with a special “blue” holiday sale as five popular SEGA mobile titles featuring the iconic blue hedgehog himself, Sonic The Hedgehog, race through the season at a special discount price!

Sale Duration


  • December 20th, 2013 – January 1st, 2014


Sonic Jump for $0.99

Leap to new heights with Sonic, Tails, or Knuckles by downloading Sonic Jump for iOS, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store for $0.99 during this limited-time event.


Sonic CD for $0.99

Join Sonic in this critically acclaimed mobile version of the classic SEGA CD platformer as he travels to the distant shores of Never Lake to battle his arch-nemesis, Dr. Eggman. Originally priced at $2.99, Sonic CD will be available for $0.99 for iOS, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store.


Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing for $0.99

Start your engines and get ready for the ride of a lifetime with team Sonic and a cast of legendary SEGA heroes across land, sea, and air in amazing transformable vehicles as they battle for first place at the finish line. Originally priced at $1.99, Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing will be available for the low price of $0.99 for iOS, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store.


Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode I for $0.99

Inspired by the classic platforming gameplay that made Sonic an icon, Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode I is the sequel fans have waited over 16 years for. Originally priced at $4.99, Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode I will be available for $0.99 on iOS, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store.


Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode II for $0.99

The sequel to Episode I finds Sonic facing a new threat with the return of Metal Sonic, who has formed a deadly alliance with Dr. Eggman. Join with Tails and race across four brand new Zones to save the day. Originally priced at $4.99, Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode II will be available for $0.99 for iOS, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store.


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Get Your Sonic The Hedgehog ‘Live Wallpaper’ for Android!

Brighten up the day and your Android device with Sonic The Hedgehog! Tap Sonic to discover fun sounds and cool animations in this Live Wallpaper exclusively for Android. The best part… You’ll never lose all your rings!

Get the Sonic The Hedgehog Live Wallpaper today from the Google Play Store for only $0.99!

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Sonic Lost World – Yoshi’s Island DLC Now Available!

Sonic Lost World - Yoshi's Island Zone DLC

In Yoshi’s Island Zone, Sonic must race across Yoshi’s world in a brand new action-packed level. As you speed through this level, both Yoshi and Sonic players will notice some familiar items including pipes, coins, piranha plants and even Sonic’s iconic loop de loops, all in the unique graphic style of Yoshi’s world. Can Sonic find all the Yoshi’s eggs to save all of the Yoshis? Well you’ll need to explore the whole level to discover hidden areas to uncover these.

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The Yoshi’s Island Zone DLC is available for download right now from the eShop and is free to all owners of Sonic Lost World!

Check out more screens from the upcoming DLC below.

Sonic Lost World - Yoshi's Island Zone DLC

Sonic Lost World - Yoshi's Island Zone DLC

Sonic Lost World Yoshi's Island DLC

Sonic Lost World Yoshi's Island DLC

We hope you enjoy this update and would love to get your feedback in the comments below – tell us what you think!

 
   
   
 

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Re-Mastered for iOS & Android!

One of the Greatest Games of All Time, Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Comes to Mobile Better Than Ever

Unveiling the rumored Hidden Palace Zone… restored in its entirety for the first time!

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Sonic The Hedgehog 2 is back on mobile and better than ever with a fully revamped version of the adventure that first brought Sonic and Tails together. Sonic The Hedgehog 2 is available for the first time on Google Play bringing a new way for you to enjoy the classic game. This version is free as an update for fans that have already downloaded the game for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch and new players can purchase the re-mastered version from the App Store.

Re-discover the high speed adrenaline rush through iconic zones such as Emerald Hill, Chemical Plant, and Casino Night. Spin, dash, and loop de loop with upgraded visuals and a silky smooth frame rate. Defeat deadly enemies as Sonic, Tails or Knuckles and experience brand new content in the challenging Boss Attack Mode where you can now try and beat all of the game’s bosses in a single run.

For the first time, you can finally discover the secrets of the much rumored and never-before-seen Hidden Palace Zone. This brand new level was never included in the original Genesis version of the game, and features new enemies, hazards, and an epic showdown with Dr. Eggman. This hidden zone is a forgotten treasure finally ready to be discovered on mobile.

Download Sonic the Hedgehog 2 now from Google Play or the App Store for £1.99/€2.69/$2.99.

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Sonic Lost World Concept Art – Environments

We’re excited to show you more concept art from Sonic Lost World — this time, the levels and environments you play in. The notes below each image are directly from the development team.

w1-WindyHill_Concept

An early development idea which the gears are rotating in different direction. Looks painful if you get sandwiched.

w1_WindyHill_Zone1

The concept was totally new, so we couldn’t decide the direction of the design. It was tough as we had to re-make this first stages over and over.

w1_WindyHill_Zone3

The inner cylinder was very confusing when designing as what it was ceiling would be a ground in next second.

w2-DesertRuins_Concept

We were requested a simple design, but that makes it hard to create a sense of scale, and made Sonic look small. Taking balance to achive this was very difficult.

w2-DesertRuins_Zone1

When you hear desert, you will imagine pyramid and oasis. It’s a stereotype, but we felt it was very understandable.

w2-DesertRuins_Zone2

When you play the game, you actually can’t see the side part of this stage, but the design is based on a hornet’s nest.

w3-ToropicalCoast_Concept

You are not copying the real world, so we sometimes get lost what kind of design is the best.

w3-ToropicalCoast_Zone1

When you design a tropical stage, you really want to take an holiday and go there. I felt this way especially when I was making this stage.

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It looks flat in this art, but it is actually on a huge sphere, so it was very difficult to design.

w4-FlozenFactory_Zone3

Very early image of the Casino stage. There are too many blue color and may be hard to find Sonic.

w5-SilentForest_Zone1

There are various types of plants and trees, we re-designed many times and it was very tough to make it look “Jungle”.

w5-SilentForest_Zone4

It may be hard to recognize, but we thought it’s funny if water was coming out from the eyes and nose of Moai in the background, so we did that.

w7-LavaMountain_Zone3

Did Eggman run out of budget in the final stage? You can see many patches and looks very easy to tear down this place.

 
   
   
 


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