Analogue Mega Sg Review - The Best Sega Genesis Console For The Modern Age

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Analogue Mega Sg Review - The Best Sega Genesis Console For The Modern Age

With high-quality Genesis ports aplenty on PC and consoles, the most popular 16-bit Sega games are easier and cheaper to play today than ever. But if simply having access to some of your favorite Genesis games as digital downloads doesn't meet your personal standards, you can also go beyond and step into the expensive and complex world of vintage gaming with real cartridges and dedicated consoles.

Getting Genesis games is easy enough (budget depending), but picking the right console is a more complicated task than you might realize at first. Until now, your choices were limited to Sega's classic consoles and cheaply made third-party clones, but even Sega's own hardware has issues that any serious Genesis fan should consider. From inaccurate audio to video interference, practically every model suffers from its own mix of shortcomings.

WWE Wrestlemania 35 Poster Reveals First-Ever Women's Main Event

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WWE Wrestlemania 35 Poster Reveals First-Ever Women's Main Event

For months, WWE fans have been wondering if and when women would main event Wrestlemania. And with the tremendous build towards Becky Lynch vs. Ronda Rousey vs. Charlotte Flair at the PPV, surely, Wrestlemania 35 would be the place this momentous bout would happen. Now WWE has revealed a new poster for Mania, and it's official. The Raw Women's Championship match will main event the PPV.

As you can see below, the Wrestlemania poster spotlights the feud, which has been the highlight of all WWE story lines since a few weeks before Survivor Series back in November. Right before that PPV, Lynch and the other women of Smackdown attacked the women of Raw, Lynch got her nose broken. Completely bloodied, she taunted from the stands. It was the biggest moment of 2018 for WWE.

Since then, Lynch's storyline has been a rollercoaster ride. She's been suspended, injured, beaten up people with crutches, and gotten beaten by other people with those same crutches. It was all leading to a match with Rousey at Mania, and of course, Flair got involved, so now it's a triple threat.

Top 10 UK Games Chart -- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Starts Strong

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice takes top spot in the UK all format physical sales chart in its debut week. Sales monitor Chart-Track says the top of the chart was "close" this week, as From Software's new game forces last week's No.1, The Division 2, down to No.2 for the week ending March 23.

Elsewhere the chart is full of familiar faces. FIFA 19 finishes at No.3, while Rockstar's huge open-world games Grand Theft Auto V (No.4) and Red Dead Redemption 2 (No.5) round out the top five. Battlefield V re-enters the top 40 at No.18, likely boosted by the impending launch of its battle royale mode, Firestorm. Aside from Sekiro, no brand-new titles enter the chart this week.

Sekiro has also enjoyed a strong critical reception, including a 9/10 in GameSpot's Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice review-in-progress. "Sekiro marries From Software's unique brand of gameplay with stealth action to deliver an experience that is as challenging as it is gratifying," wrote Tamoor Hussain.

Spider-Man: Far From Home's Posters Show New Suit

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Spider-Man: Far From Home's Posters Show New Suit

Spider-Man: Far From Home will hit cinema screens on July 5 and actor Tom Holland has now revealed a few new posters for the movie. Holland, who plays Peter Parker and his web-slinging alter-ego, posted the images on Instagram. They're suitably dynamic for a character that spends his time running around rooftops and leaping from perilous heights, but the real draw is a look at the slick new suit that Spidey is going to be wearing in Far From Home.

The most immediate difference from the outfit he wore during Spider-Man: Homecoming is the black coloring, which is a departure from the blue that traditionally complements Spidey's red costume. During the last trailer, the character is shown wearing a kind of stealth suit which he uses to get around undetected at night--presumably at the behest of Nick Fury. This new outfit looks to be a blend of his iconic costume and that stealth suit.

In Spider-Man: Far From Home, Peter Parker goes on a European vacation to get away from the madness of his vigilante lifestyle. However, things quickly escalate after Nick Fury appears and a strange villain--Mysterio, who is played by Jake Gyllenhaal--begins tearing up a city.

Apple "Show Time" Event Starts Early With Odd Teases [Update]

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Apple is preparing to make its entry into streaming content with its Show Time event, but in an uncharacteristic move the company started up its stream early. The result has been a whole bunch of slightly odd teases leading up to the event. [Update: The event is ongoing, but already we've learned about Apple Arcade, which is a game subscription service that will let you pay a fee to access a variety of premium games on iOS, MacOS, and Apple TV. We also learned about Apple TV+, an Apple credit card, Apple News+, and more.

CNET reports that the stream featured a 1980s VCR aesthetic and had occasional interruptions by celebrities. Those include a call from Chris Evans (who plays Captain America in the Marvel films), a recitation of Emily Dickinson poetry, Sara Bareilles singing "I'll Never Get Over You Getting Over Me," and finally, an overlay of Apple's CarPlay navigation. That appears to be tracking a path between Hollywood and Apple's headquarters in Cupertino.

Apple "Show Time" Stream Starts Early With Odd Teases

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Apple is preparing to make its entry into streaming content with its Show Time event, but in an uncharacteristic move the company started up its stream early. The result has been a whole bunch of slightly odd teases leading up to the event.

CNET reports that the stream featured a 1980s VCR aesthetic and had occasional interruptions by celebrities. Those include a call from Chris Evans (who plays Captain America in the Marvel films), a recitation of Emily Dickinson poetry, Sara Bareilles singing "I'll Never Get Over You Getting Over Me," and finally, an overlay of Apple's CarPlay navigation. That appears to be tracking a path between Hollywood and Apple's headquarters in Cupertino.

The shenanigans appear to be over for the time being, but it was certainly an unconventional way for Apple to start building up the hype for its big debut. Reports suggest that Apple's streaming service has the involvement of big names like Oprah and Stephen Spielberg, and that it may have conducted talks with other big content providers like HBO and Showtime to be part of the service. Netflix is reportedly not taking part in these talks, positioning itself as a competitor for Apple. The payment model and what the service would include are still under wraps.

Samurai Shodown Uses Deep Machine Learning To Create Opponents

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The latest entry in SNK's classic fighting game series, Samurai Shodown, will launch for PS4, Xbox One, and Switch in June, publisher Athlon Games has announced. The PC version, meanwhile, will launch at a later, as of yet undisclosed time.

At launch, there will be a number of modes available to the player. Alongside the prerequisite story, online, and offline versus modes, there will also be a new asynchronous mode called "Dojo." While SNK didn't delve into the specifics of how it'll work, it did say that Dojo will use deep machine learning to create custom computer-controlled opponents. These AI fighters will learn from how a player behaves in online and offline modes, and battle against the player with this behavior in mind.

These AI characters will be shareable, and Samurai Shodown players will also be able to download versions of other players that are online. Ghosts will be available to fight in one-on-one battles, as well as a unique Ironman Challenge that pits a player against 100 AI fighters in a row. The potential here is interesting, especially when it comes to teaching how to play the game.

Watch PS4's "State Of Play" Stream Here Today: Start Times And More

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Sony has announced its own streaming presentation. The first such "State of Play" showcase will debut on Monday, March 25, and promises a series of game reveals, trailers, news, and more for PS4 and PSVR.

You'll be able to watch the stream in its entirety right here on GameSpot. Sony suggested in its announcement that this will be the first of many streaming presentations that it airs throughout the year, and that new ones will be coming regularly. Nintendo and Microsoft both hold similar presentations, called Nintendo Direct and Inside Xbox, respectively.

Though Sony hasn't detailed which games it will be showing off, it has several upcoming titles that could be part of the showcase. The Last of Us 2, Ghost of Tsushima, Dreams, Days Gone, and Death Stranding are all in the pipeline, and Sony is likely to pepper in some indies and VR exclusives as well. The company announced it will be skipping E3 this year, so a series of smaller presentations may be part of its way to fill the gap.