Several people have asked me about this – what the hell does “Dire Clown” (the URL of my blog) mean? Allow me to explain.
Back in 1992, I was obsessed with the game… 252 more words
Ever wondered if there was a planned Sega Genesis video game adaptation of iconic anime film Akira that never quite made it to shelves? Well if you were one of those who did wonder something so obscure yet specific, then you are in luck because footage has leaked of a cancelled Akira game for the Sega Genesis. 120 more words
On this week’s On Demand edition of The Last Row Podcast, Drew and Badway talk video game movie adaptations with the news of a Shinobi… 101 more words
Sega was running hot by 1991 thanks to efforts by Tom Kalinske (hired the year before) and his crack team at Sega of America. That year, the Sega Genesis actually outsold the SNES by a margin of 2:1 (the SNES landed in North America in August that year) thanks to the Sega’s head start in 1988 and a large library of ready-to-play titles by the time the holidays rolled around. 1,725 more words
F*** These Games
Vectorman & Vectorman 2
At first glance, Vectorman seems to be the type of character Sega paid the bills with; unique look, cool don’t care attitude, and deep, gameplay experience waiting all those kids with allowance and the holidays coming up. 824 more words