Today is a great day for Sonic fans as Sonic The Hedgehog 2 is now in the Play Store. This is directly from Sega so it’s the real deal. This version has been remastered for mobile, meaning built from the ground up. This includes the graphics and audio, but they threw in some extras like the mysterious Hidden Palace Zone with new enemies and hazards and a showdown with Dr. Eggman. The game costs $2.99. Hit the break for the full list of features and download links.
After being available on iOS for quite some time, Sega has released Sonic Dash into the Play Store. In true Sonic fashion, he’s running; however, unlike other editions of the popular franchise, this one doesn’t have the hedgehog traveling from left to right. Sonic Dash is like Temple Run in that you are running forward, dodging enemies and obstacles that enter your path. It is free-to-play, so you can give this a whirl without having to pay anything.
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If you are a game player who leans toward titles that rely on strategy, titles that put you in the middle of a simulated world or situation, and you enjoy the game of soccer, then Football Manager Handheld 2014 may be something you will want to check out. FMH 2014 puts players in the role of management of a soccer club as you try to build a perennial contender. » Read the rest
SEGA has released another title from their Sonic franchise for play on Android devices. This time it is Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing which combines the Sonic the Hedgehog character with 13 other iconic SEGA characters for some racing action similar to Mario Kart. The title provides 16 different courses and as is typical with these types of titles, there are a variety of power-ups, special abilities, weapons and traps that can be used to help gain an advantage over the competition.
The new title includes 25 missions to help players build up their skills before taking on the other racers in Battle Mode or one of the Grand Prix Cup competitions. If you want to step things up even more, you can take on up to three other players in an online multiplayer race.
Hit the break to check out some screen shots and a video for Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing. If you want to give it a try, you will have to lay out $1.99 on Google Play via the download links provided. » Read the rest
In celebration of the 23rd anniversary of everyone’s favorite blue hedgehog, Sega has announced that a few Sonic games for Android are on sale in the Play Store for a limited time. There are a total of four games on sale with savings up to 70% off. Check out the download links to the games after the break. » Read the rest
We have some good news for retro game-lovers today, as Sega launched the classic version of Sonic the Hedgehog to Google Play. On the game’s official page on the Google Play store, Sega states that this is the full original version, and includes some pretty neat exclusive features, such as the ability to play as Knuckles and Tails. The game is available for download at only $2.99. Enjoy, gamers! Let us know how you like it. The Google Play link is available after the break, as well as a preview video. » Read the rest
At the Game Developers Conference 2013 today, SEGA dropped some news for fans of the old school fun known as Sonic the Hedgehog. The original version of the game has been remastered to run natively on Android devices and is expected to be available in April for $2.99. Hopefully the combination of sensors in modern smartphones and tablets, combined with some touchscreen controls, will prove to be a powerful combination with a game that did such a good job of portraying a sense of speed. Some gameplay video is expected to be released so that may give us a better idea of what to expect. SEGA also indicated they are working on Sonic 2 and progress is on schedule.
source: Android Police
‘Tis the season to be jolly and famed video game developer Sega is certainly trying to get into the holiday spirit by offering some great deals for some of its popular titles for those of us here in North America. Between now and January 3rd, gamers will find games such from the Sonic the Hedgehog series, Jet Set Radio and Total War Battles between 99¢ and $1.99. Of course you’ll want to make sure your device has enough space to hold each game and you’ll want to set aside an hour or two (or two or three or four) in order to have time to play the addicting titles, but hey– it’s a nice problem to have, right?
Hit the break to see the full list of titles and the Play Store links for purchase and download.
Football fans, the global kind not the American football kind, may want to check out Sega’s latest update to their Football Manager Handheld series. Released yesterday, the new 4.0 version of the game is ready for the 2013 season. Football Manager Handheld 2013 has two different modes, a full career mode and a “Challenge Mode.” The challenge mode provides a series of short-term scenarios with very specific goals to be achieved. Full career mode gives players the ability manage any club from a choice of leagues in 14 different countries over the long haul. Players control their team’s player transfers, training, tactics, and overall management of the selected team. » Read the rest
We gave you the heads up a couple of weeks ago about the 12-year old game that was originally released on the ill-fated Sega Dreamcast. Today is the day to get your retro tag and grind on – jet set, in-line skate style on your Android device. Cell-shaded games were all the rage back in the late 90′s and early 00′s. Now, those feeling a little nostalgic can go back in time and enjoy a faithful port of this niche game. » Read the rest