Retro Face/Off: Sonic 3D Blast (Saturn/Genesis) - IMPLANTgames

Retro Face/Off: Sonic 3D Blast (Saturn/Genesis) - IMPLANTgames

Sonic 3D Blast was the final Sonic game released for the Sega Genesis. Busy with Saturn development, yet wanting a 16-bit Sonic title for the holiday season in 1996, Sega farmed out the development to Traveller's Tales, who had developed the excellent Mickey Mania games, as well as the equally fantastic Toy Story.
 
For the past decade, Traveller's Tales has been churning out countless successful Lego games, with no end in sight. But back to 1996, we have the subject of today's Face/Off, Sonic 3D Blast.

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Video Review: WipEout (Sega Saturn)

Video Review: WipEout (Sega Saturn)

WipEout is a futuristic racing game, developed by Psygnosis and released on the Sega Saturn in 1996, just a few months after the PlayStation version. Despite Psygnosis being owned by Sony, they were given enough freedom to create games as they pleased, and Psygnosis developed games for competing hardware like the Nintendo 64 and Sega Saturn.

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Retro Face/Off: Daytona USA (Saturn/Dreamcast)

Retro Face/Off: Daytona USA (Saturn/Dreamcast)

Daytona USA is a racing game developed by AM2 and originally released in arcades in 1994. The game was a massive success, and it still isn’t hard to stumble upon working units at bowling alleys, campgrounds, and laundromats, despite the fact arcades are all but dead in North America. It’s a testament to just how popular and timeless the game truly is.

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