Tag Archives: SEGA


When worlds collide

Posted on by Tommaso De Benetti

… unable to sync with the main chapters. Another disappointment was VMU portable memory cards for Sega Dreamcast. This allowed gamers to continue to play very limited parts of a wider game on the handheld VMU while away from the main console, and then sync your efforts with the wider game when you return to the main console. Conceptually the VMU card was not far from the digital pet fad Tamagotchi (a similar version of this has now been resuscitated with the new iteration of Pokemon for …

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The Future of Work: Paid to Play?

Posted on by Tommaso De Benetti

… occur. Here’s a bit of background on the game for those a little less nerdish. Back in 1998 SEGA published House of the Dead 2. The game first appeared on the dying arcade market as a light gun shooter and later ported on Dreamcast and PC. The game was a success. It used top notch graphics and transported players on a horror ride through a mansion swarming with zombies. Blasting them was not particularly scary but it required fast reflexes and was a lot of fun.

A year later a …

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