Tag Archives: Outrun

You Really Ought to Buy Hardcore Gaming 101’s SEGA ARCADE CLASSICS Book

If you are at all interested in strange/great/obscure/interesting games, you probably read Hardcore Gaming 101 on a fairly regular basis. Well, the folks behind that indispensable resource have released their second book (the first was a guide to classic adventure games), and … Continue reading

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Variations on a Theme – OutRun: Splash Wave

Original arcade version (Composed by Hiroshi Kawaguchi):

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What Were the Inspirations for the Flying and Water Racing Segments in Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed?

Not Mario Kart 7, actually (Transformed had been in development with those features for over a year when MK7 was revealed). In an interview with Nintendo Power (issue #282, September) executive producer Steve Lycett (of Sumo Digital) talks about what games influenced … Continue reading

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