If you were ever wondering about why Sonic needs a car in these racing games, the sequel to 2010′s Sonic & Sega All Stars Racing has the answer. It’s so he can ride around in a vehicle capable of transforming to speed over water, land, and sky. Refer to the clip, now. It’s kind of awesome. The game drops late in the year and will be available on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo 3DS, and PC platforms.
DJ Professor K, Beat, Gum, and all the GGs are taking to the streets in this upgraded HD version of Jet Set Radio, which sees players vying for control of the futuristic Tokyo-to by marking their turf with graffiti tagged across walls, billboards, and rival gang members. Jet Set Radio will be coming to XBLA, PSN, and Windows PC Digital Download this summer.
Sega has moved from the home console market into the male bathrooms of Japan. This interesting system called Sega Toylets places a pressure sensor in men’s urinals and currently has four different games available that can be enjoyed in a display mounted at eye level. One game in particular determines how far a girl’s skirt gets blown up based on the intensity of your pee, while another offers multiplayer competition!
Yakuza 4 picks up the story of Yakuza 3 one year later and takes the player back to Tokyo. The story starts when a man is shot to death in the ruling territory of the Tojo Clan, the organization that has featured in all games in the series to date. A small gang which belongs to Tojo Clan try to establish what happened and their leader is soon found stabbed to death. These events cause a heated battle between four men over money, power, status and honor. The truth becomes apparent as the lies, betrayals and entwined stories are revealed and when these 4 unflinching men get together, the new legend of Kamurocho is born.
Shooting people in ramen shops? Naked ladies? Beating dudes with batons? Hell yes. Sega has announced they are bringing Yakuza 4 to the U.S. and we’ll be first in line to buy this awesome Japanese gangster game!
Sega is working on Yakuza 5, their popular action-adventure series and they’re looking for new hostesses to appear in the game. Last year, AV idol Rio (Tina Yuzuki) won the contest and made it into Yakuza 4. Who will be the lucky girl this year? Vote here.