Discotek Media dropped a mountain of new announcements regarding their plans for 2022 during their holiday panel livestream. One big surprise was that they’ve acquired the license to the cult classic Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog cartoon! There will be loads of special features included, such as the original pilot(!), the Sonic Christmas Blast special, […]
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Hidden Palace has closed out the year with another legendary prototype drop. Following last year’s release of the first major Sonic 3 proto, now comes the release of the first major Sonic 1 proto!
Sega’s 60th anniversary is on, and they got goodies.
TOUMA, character designer for Fang the Sniper (aka Nack the Weasel), has shared some concept art from an old sketch book on Twitter. It seems our purple friend was gonna be a bit of a shorty at first.
From the same sources as before comes a new batch of music from the old Sonic anime movie. Unfortunately, it seems they didn’t have the finalized soundtrack on hand, but what they did have was a demo reel! 32 minutes of music and 16 tracks in total. Curiously, there are a number of completely unknown […]
A translator who goes by the name Illuminator was on a hunt to find the true lyrics to the ending theme of the Sonic OVA anime, “Look-a-Like”. They decided to reach out to one of the people involved in the making of the movie to ask, but got a whole lot more than expected… the […]
Craig Stitt, former Sega Technical Institute artist, seems to have been digitizing some of his old VHS tapes lately. Among them was an old video resume from 1995 showing off art and game assets he made. Included were some concept screenshots for a pitch of a game called "Treasure Tails" from February 1993. It looks […]
VHS footage of a cancelled Genesis game called "Segapede" (later "Astropede") has been uploaded by SEGAbits. This prototype was developed at Sega Technical Institute and was intended to be connected to the Sonic universe. This footage is from former STI artist Craig Stitt, who had previously worked on Sonic 2 and Sonic Spinball. The level […]
Today marks Sega's 60th anniversary, and to commemorate it, they've announced… the Game Gear Micro…! It comes in 4 different colors, each with (only) 4 different games: Black: Sonic the Hedgehog, Puyo Puyo Tsuu, OutRun, Royal Stone Blue: Sonic & Tails (aka Sonic Chaos), Gunstar Heroes, Sylvan Tale, Baku Baku Animal Yellow: Shining Force Gaiden, […]