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Sega Puts Its Own Muscle Behind Promising Game Developers, Releases Jack Lumber To iOS

Sega Puts Its Own Muscle Behind Promising Game Developers, Releases Jack Lumber To iOS

A lumberjack with a profound hatred for trees.

Well-known video game developer and publisher, Sega, is taking a cue from publishers like Chillingo and helping indie game studios find their footing in an uncertain market.

The initiative, called the Sega Alliance, will assist independent developers with creative consultation, marketing, production, localization, and distribution tasks. The first indie studio to get this special support from Sega is Owlchemy Labs, the makers of Smuggle Truck and Snuggle Truck for iOS, Mac, and PC.

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Sega Announces Plans To Bring Dreamcast Classic Jet Set Radio To Android And iOS

Sega Announces Plans To Bring Dreamcast Classic Jet Set Radio To Android And iOS

If you were (or still are) the proud owner of a Sega Dreamcast, then you may remember the classic title Jet Set Radio (Jet Grind Radio in North America). Jet Set Radio was hailed as a revolutionary game due to it being one of the first to make prolific use of a rendering technique called cel-shading (allowing for a “cartoon-like” appearance of 3D rendered objects). While these rendering techniques aren’t so revolutionizing today, Jet Set Radio remains a rollerblading, music loving classic, featuring wholesale amounts of spray paint.

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Steam Kicks Off Summer Sale With Up To 75% Off Games Until July 22 [Deals]

Steam Kicks Off Summer Sale With Up To 75% Off Games Until July 22 [Deals]

It’s time to treat yourself.

Steam has kicked off its summer sale, offering up to 75% off some of the hottest games for Mac and PC. The sale runs until July 22, Steam is adding new titles each and every day, with customers given the opportunity to vote for the titles they want to see reduced.

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iOS Games From Sega, Capcom, Warner Bros. & More Reduced For July 4 [Deals]

iOS Games From Sega, Capcom, Warner Bros. & More Reduced For July 4 [Deals]

iOS game developers are slashing prices for Independence Day.

Following the start of EA’s iOS sale yesterday, which has seen popular titles like FIFA 12, Dead Space, and Need for Speed reduced to just $0.99, other iOS developers are now throwing their hats into the ring. We got a list of titles from Sega, Capcom, Warner Bros. and more that are now on sale for July 4. Come and get ‘em while they’re cheap.

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SEGA Celebrates Sonic The Hedgehog’s Birthday With Some Steep Game Discounts

SEGA Celebrates Sonic The Hedgehog’s Birthday With Some Steep Game Discounts

In two days, Sonic the Hedgehog will be celebrating his 21st birthday. While Sonic goes out and parties like it’s 1999, SEGA will be discounting all digitally available Sonic games for you and I to enjoy. For a limited time, you can head over to any of the following gaming/app stores and enjoy the great deals being offered by SEGA.

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This Week’s Must-Have iOS Games: Men In Black 3, Virtua Tennis, Air Mail & More [Roundup]

This Week’s Must-Have iOS Games: Men In Black 3, Virtua Tennis, Air Mail & More [Roundup]

This week's must-have roundup features new titles from Gameloft, Sega, Chillingo, and more.

Men in Black 3, the official game of one of this year’s biggest action blockbusters, is now available on iPhone and iPad, finally giving you the opportunity to create and manage your own MiB agency and protect New York from the scum of the universe. It’s completely free and its leading this week’s must-have games roundup, which also includes Sega’s first Virtua Tennis title for iOS, a stunning new game from Chillingo, and more.

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Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode II Launching On Android Tomorrow, iOS On Thursday

Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode II Launching On Android Tomorrow, iOS On Thursday

Announced back in December, Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode II is finally ready for prime time. The next iteration in the Sonic series includes our favorite blue mammal along with his furry friend Tails. The game launched on the PlayStation Network and Steam today but will hit the Google Play Store tomorrow and the App Store on Thursday.

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Today At Cult Of Android: Google Fights Fragmentation, 8’ Waterproof Tablet, And More…

Today At Cult Of Android: Google Fights Fragmentation, 8’ Waterproof Tablet, And More…
What’s this? Android news on Cult of Mac?! Who the hell cares?! Maybe you don’t, maybe you do. Point is: these are a few of the popular topics going on in the Android world today. Maybe you’d like to know what the competition is up to, or perhaps your aunt received a Kindle Fire she needs to update. Regardless of the reason, having a resource such as Cult of Android allows you to learn more about what’s going on in the ecosystem powered by the world’s leading mobile OS.

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Sonic CD Hits The App Store Today, Sega Teases With New Trailer

Sonic CD Hits The App Store Today, Sega Teases With New Trailer

Sega is set to release its latest Sonic the Hedgehog port for iOS today with the critically acclaimed Sonic CD — a title which first made its debut back in 1993 on the Sega CD. But just in case you weren’t already excited enough, the company has also released a teasing new launch trailer.

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Apple Pulls Its Own Texas Hold’em Game From The App Store

Apple Pulls Its Own Texas Hold’em Game From The App Store

Apple’s Texas Hold’em game was one of the first titles I purchased from the App Store when it opened for business in 2008, and the only game Apple has developed for iOS devices. And while it was a fantastic purchase at the time, the Cupertino company hasn’t exactly been committed to maintaining its popularity.

Its last update came in September 2008, and today, the game has been removed from the App Store completely.

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