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Sonic Lost World Review

I vividly remember finally nabbing that final star in Mario Galaxy 2. It had taken weeks of planning the perfect route, and timing each and every button press to guide Mario across that agonising collection of spinning platforms and deathly gravity traps. In a way, it was an oddly torturous …

Retrogaming

10 current-gen innovations that changed the way we play games

<i>This is part of our ongoing series about games and trends of one of the most longest-lived eras in gaming’s history — the Xbox 360/PlayStation 3 generation.</i><br>As we wave goodbye to this console generation, it’s worth taking a look at some of the coolest things the game industry brought us over these …

Sonic Lost World - Video Review

Sonic's latest romp isn't his greatest.

Sonic Lost World Review

A big blue speed bump.<p>Much like a good sports car receives praise for the predictability of its grip and braking performance, the best 3D platformers …

Sonic Lost World Review – Lost And Damned

Imitation is the highest form of flattery, but Sonic’s mimicry of Super Mario Galaxy’s planet-hopping formula is an embarrassment. Sonic Lost World …

Sonic: Lost World 3DS review: the quick and the dead

Its imagination is impressive, but Sonic: Lost World can't even nail the basics<p><i>Sonic: Lost World</i> for 3DS is the slowest Sonic game I have ever played.<p>That doesn't need to be a bad thing. The Sonic series has struggled with its reliance on speed for ages — while the best parts of many Sonic games …

Sonic: Lost World review: living in the past

Lost World is best when it's running from the past, not towards it<p>If only <i>Sonic: Lost World</i> could outrun its legacy.<p>The latest game to star Sega's flagship hedgehog, <i>Sonic: Lost World</i> splits its time between large 3D spaces that resemble contemporary platformers like Super Mario Galaxy, and 2D …

Sonic Lost World is fun and pretty — but it’s also cruel and merciless (review)

Playing a Sonic game on anything but a Sega console will always feel strange to me. I still have strong memories of running through grassy hills and checkered loops as the speedy hedgehog — while playing on my trusty Genesis. To me, those adventures remain the blue standard.<p>The latest platformer …

Friends List: What's the matter with Sonic?

I was a Genesis kid. My parents made the choice for me, or at least I think they did. Maybe I mentioned liking Sonic the Hedgehog, whose cool print ads reminded me of <i>Saved by the Bell</i>.<p>A lot's changed in the past twenty years, and now I wonder if I ever really liked Sonic or if my fandom was a …

SRT holding contest to name new Viper color

Like every decision involved in a new car, picking the names of the color palette is a delicate process. The name of a paint option means more to buyers than you might think, which is why automakers go to great lengths to pick the right color name and why we sometimes wind up with silly names like …

Fisker loan likely won by Hong Kong tycoon

Fisker, which made the $100,000+ Karma plug-in hybrid until it shuttered its plant 15 months ago, is said to finally have a buyer in an investment group led by Richard Li, one of Hong Kong's richest men. That's according to a new <i>Reuters</i> report, which notes that the the deal remains private since …

Rat Rod Custom 1950 Mercury Rescue! - Roadkill Episode 21

How quick is the new Alfa Romeo 4C around the 'Ring?

‘Tis the season for automakers to squeal tires on Germany’s vaunted Nurburgring Nordschleife. For a production car with performance intent, a great lap time on the 14.2-mile circuit provides equals instant global street cred. And the new Alfa Romeo 4C has delivered.<p>The mid-engined two-seater, makes …

Alfa Romeo

The News for October 18th, 2013

Welcome to the Hooniverse News! This is a weekly recap of some of the biggest stories in the automotive industry without the fluff or the bull. I …

The 996 Dilemma: LS1 Swapped 1999 Porsche 911

This 1999 Porsche 911 has a GM LS1 5.7 liter V8 in place of the troublesome M96 3.4 it would have had from the factory. The seller did the swap and …

Kurt Busch to shake and bake (again) in Ricky Bobby car at Talladega

Kurt Busch will channel Ricky Bobby for another NASCAR race, this time driving a Wonder-sponsored Chevrolet SS, in this weekend's Camping World RV Sales 500 at the Talladega Motor Speedway. Unlike past tie-ins, though, there's actually an element of sponsorship here (the "Me" car was done when …

Ferrari Enzo Amazing Exhaust Notes!

The Best Gaming Headsets for PS3

Our picks of the best audio solutions for PS3.<p>Whether you're looking to hear those sneaking footsteps or simply need to keep your gaming quiet, …

Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus retail copies include free Booty

Players who purchase <i>Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus</i> will receive a voucher code for a download of <i>Ratchet & Clank Future: Quest For Booty</i>, according to a PlayStation blog post by Insomniac Games community lead James Stevenson.<p>Vouchers will be inside physical copies of <i>Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus</i>, …