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SEGA Europe Announces Departure of Their CEO and President, Jurgen Post

SEGA Europe has announced that their COO and President, Jurgen Post, is leaving the company. Post has been at the company for ten years, and it’s fair to say that SEGA Europe has done well under his leadership ever since he assumed the role of COO back in 2012. That said, the changes the company underwent were drastic. In this latest interview with gamesIndustry.biz, he explains how and why they …read more

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Sega-Sammy Details “Road to 2020” Plans: Create Global Hits and Revive Dormant IPs

Sega-Sammy has published a new “Road to 2020” article, outlining their plans for the next few years. The holding company seems to have ambitious goals, aiming to significantly increase both their overall sales and profitability in their various business segments. For the Entertainment Content Business, comprising their mobile, console and PC video game operations, they state that they want to focus their investments on “carefully selected” and “promising” titles. This …read more

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SEGA Europe Tweets New Teaser Image Hinting at Vanquish PC Release

SEGA Europe has posted another teaser for the PC release of Vanquish on their Twitter account, after already including a teaser image in the PC release of Bayonetta. The image shows the logo of the “Order of the Russian Star”, as seen in Vanquish, along with the text “2017”, suggesting we’ll be seeing a PC release of the game this year. Vanquish is a third-person shooter that was originally released …read more

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The PC Version of Bayonetta Is Now Available on Steam!

SEGA Europe have confirmed what most people had expected since their teaser website went up, and that’s the fact that the original Bayonetta is being released on PC, exclusively on Steam. What we didn’t anticipate is that the game is already available on Steam right now. And for a limited time only, the Digital Deluxe Edition is available at no extra cost to all those who purchase the game before …read more

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Superdimension Neptune VS SEGA Hard Girls Announced for Steam Release in Summer 2017

Idea Factory International has officially announced Superdimension Neptune VS SEGA Hard Girls for a release on Steam in Summer 2017. When the PlayStation Vita version of the game was originally released, an ESRB rating already mentioned a PC version, so this doesn’t come as too big a surprise. You can view early screenshots of the beta version below, along with the official press release. You can also find my review …read more

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Persona 5 Has Shipped Over 1.5 Million Copies Worldwide

Atlus U.S.A. has announced that Persona 5, which was just released a few days ago in America and Europe, has shipped a total of 1.5 million copies. While this doesn’t mean all those copies have actually been sold to consumers, it’s certainly still an impressive number, and it’s safe to say that Atlus and SEGA are more than happy with the results. You can read the official press release from …read more

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Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone 3rd Encore Pack Available Now

SEGA of America have released the 3rd “Encore pack” for Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone on the PlayStation Store. Like the previous packs, it costs $9.99/€9.99/£7.99 and includes new songs, modules, accessories and Extra Extreme charts. There’s also a DLC Season Pass that includes all three packs and an exclusive bonus avatar set for $24.99/€24.99/£19.99. You can find an overview of the contents of the 3rd pack below.

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SEGA Releases 8-Bit Bayonetta on Steam Along with a Teaser Countdown Website

SEGA have released an 8-bit version of Bayonetta on Steam for free, which is a nice present to the fans in its own right, but the bigger news is probably that it hints at a different announcement next week. Fans quickly discovered a link hidden in the achievement images that points to the website http://www.sega.com/14111219, featuring a countdown towards April 11. In the background, a promotional image used for Bayonetta …read more