The Sega Addicts Podcast

Sega Addicts Episode 107- Konichiwa, Chef Boyardee OR Clubbin’ with Swery

April 17, 2017

Did you know Persona 5 released? Well you will, because that’s almost all anyone played. Except Scotty, because he’s real cool. The Addicts also discuss Sonic Lost World in more detail than expected. Hopefully you really can decide if you want this game or not, because the Addicts are all over…

Sega Addicts Episode 106- Clothes Hanger Bridge

April 10, 2017

This week the lads discover just how much they love the new Power Rangers movie. And by that, I mean Scotty almost loses his breath telling you why you should spend your money on literally anything else. That aside, the Addicts are happy to be back and talking’ some good ol’…

Sega Addicts Episode 105- Skeleton in a Skin Suit

February 16, 2017

Sometimes you play games you enjoy, and sometimes you play games on the Game Gear. This episode included one of those things and we’ll let you decide which one. Ayrton Senna Super Monaco GP II was the name of the game this week, and it made Sonic Drift look pretty good….

Sega Addicts Episode 104- Sonic R on the Genesis

February 9, 2017

Brett, Nick, and Scotty are here to talk to you about time travel. And the only way to do it is with the help of rage, confusion, and a healthy dose of Sega civil war. That’s right it’s SONIC CD! The dudes go in deep with talk of the Sonic…

Sega Addicts Episode 103- Game of the Year Awards 2016

February 6, 2017

Elle, TJ, Nick, Brett, Scotty, and (sorta) Cullen and Pocky X, have tallied their votes and are ready to tell you the most important things that composed the year of 2016 in video games. Sega, or not, they are gonna give it to you straight. Did we all decide on a…

Sega Addicts Episode 102- Brett Gets the Alcoholic Part

January 30, 2017

This week on the worldwide-electronic-voice-box-place Nick, Brett and Scotty discuss the game Iron Man on the original Nintendo DS, because who else would? Is it great? It’s is passable? Is it a cash-in? All this and more! Fair warning there are major Life is Strange spoilers for anyone who has not…

Sega Addicts Episode 100 – The Live Special

January 18, 2017

One-hundred episodes, what a ride, and we couldn’t have done it without you guys. Relive the live 100th episode of our podcast, now on our Youtube! There isn’t an audio version because, frankly, it’s just more fun to experience as a straight up video. We’ll be back with a new audio…

Latest Reviews

First Look Review – Persona 5 (PS4)

April 4, 2017

As the old saying goes, “patience is a virtue”, and not many games have tested the patience of their rabid fanbase quite like Persona 5 has. Originally starting development in 2009 not long after Persona 4‘s release, the game went through a multitude of delays, landing far far away from…

Spoiler-Free Review: Zero Escape – The Nonary Games (PS4/VITA)

March 23, 2017

Click here for the audio version! If there was a single Visual Novel series to recommend for newcomers to get into the genre, it’d have to be Zero Escape for blending complex puzzle solving gameplay and decision based visual novel storytelling. The Nonary Games is Spike Chunsoft and Aksys’ swan…

Spoiler-Free Review: Yakuza 0- The Promised Land

January 19, 2017

Click here for the audio version! The Yakuza series is well-known amongst most Sega fans as a weird, wonderful sandbox brawler.  However, even after over 10 years and millions of copies sold collectively, many people are still in the dark when it comes to this series.  Sega’s hoping that will…

First Impressions- Yakuza 0

January 11, 2017

Click here for the audio version! Finally, the moment we’ve all been waiting for.  Yakuza 0’s release is on the horizon, with Kiwami and Yakuza 6 following not far behind.  In this incredible Year of Yakuza, we’ve all been waiting with bated breath to see just what Sega of Japan…

Review – Steins;Gate 0 (PS4/VITA)

November 28, 2016

Click here for the audio version! Disclaimer: This review will spoil key events from the original Steins;Gate game/anime. The game being reviewed expects you to have knowledge of the events that take place in the true ending of Steins;Gate. By the nature of the plot, it’s impossible to discuss this…

Review – Exist Archive (PS4/VITA)

October 21, 2016

Click here for the audio version! Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky is a JRPG developed by Spike Chunsoft and Tri-Ace and published by Aksys Games. Even though Spike Chunsoft was involved, you can tell this is mainly a Tri-Ace game as soon as you start playing. For…

Review – Chase: Cold Case Investigations ~Distant Memories~

October 13, 2016

Click here for the audio version! Chase Cold Case Investigations ~Distant Memories~ is a 2016 3DS eshop title published by Aksys Games and developed by Arc System Works. Arc System Works is known for making cheap and short eshop download-only titles alongside the bigger fighting games they release, but this…

Review- Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse (3DS)

September 15, 2016

Click here for the audio version! The Shin Megami Tensei series holds a very special place in my heart, especially 2013’s Shin Megami Tensei IV. It’s the reason I got a 3DS in the first place, and ever since I booted it up it fascinated me with its huge scale…

Latest Features

Top 5 Atlus Games To Play While Waiting For Persona 5

March 10, 2017

We are less than a month away from release of Persona 5, and if you’re like me, you can’t wait to get your hands on it. In the meantime, why not sample some of Atlus’s other amazing games? I’m abiding by a couple rules: Atlus-developed games only, and no games…

The 24-Hour Dreamless Dreamcast Marathon Recap

September 26, 2016

Wait a minute! Didn’t that marathon happen over a week ago? Sure as heck did, but now we have all had sufficient time to recover, catch up on our sleep, and wonder how we survived another 24 hours of insanity! For myself, I really thought this year would be the…

The final hours are here and the Dreamcast Marathon is TOMORROW

September 16, 2016

We are now in the final few hours before the insanity begins! In the day before the marathon alone we have already raised $195 towards our Extra Life goal of $500! We have a few contenders for the top donator prize, and are slowly making our way to Scotty’s new tattoo!…

And now we play the waiting game

September 15, 2016

These are the last few hours before the 24-Hour Dreamcast Marathon where I sit around and wait for everyone to storm my apartment with retro insanity, baked goods, smiling faces, and questionable intensions. We’ll be joining forces from different corners of the country – all for (y)our entertainment! But to pass…

Tour the stage of the 24-Hour Dreamcast Marathon

September 14, 2016

For those who have not yet basked in the glory of the 24-Hour Dreamcast Marathon, I thought I would give you a quick tour of what has become the marathon’s home base! Be it the ever invasive generation that we are, I hope you enjoy the romp around my apartment,…

Check out all these Dreamcast Marathon prizes

September 12, 2016

We hope you have all had a great time celebrating the Sega Dreamcast’s 17th anniversary over the weekend. We can’t wait to kick off the Marathon this Saturday, September 17th at 7am EST. And we can’t wait to give away these amazing prizes! The grand prize is an actual Sega…

Plan your September 17th with the Dreamcast Marathon schedule

September 9, 2016

Firstly, Happy 17th Anniversary to the Sega Dreamcast! Do you all remember where you were on 9/9/99? I sure do, but that’s a story for another day, or maybe during this year’s Dreamcast Marathon. Speaking of, let’s take a look at this year’s schedule. This is the post when you plan…