By Dave Tach on Jan 17, 2013 01.17.13
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed is set for a downloadable release on Windows PC Jan. 31 and will bring characters from Team Fortress 2 to the starting block, according to a post on developer Sega's blog. Team Fortress 2's Pyro, Heavy, and Spy will join fellow kart racers like Sonic, Tails and Danica Patrick. Shogun from the Total War series and Manager Man from the Football Manager series have also secured their places exclusively on the PC version's racetracks. You can watch the trailer above to showcase the $29.99 PC version and its new racers. You can also check out our review of Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, a game that allowed us to revisit our "fond memories without any of the overwhelming disappointment of actually revisiting them." Sonic & All-Stars Racing...
By Michael McWhertor on Nov 12, 2012 11.12.12
Human and professional driver Danica Patrick appears in Sega's new racer Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, the focal point of the above live action commercial for the Sumo Digital-developed multiplatform game. Given Patrick's humanness, Sonic the Hedgehog and Super Monkey Ball's AiAi also appear in bizarre live action form. Watch Sonic and Danica trade paint, thanks to dazzling special effects, and question why AiAi would set up a fruit and pie stand in the middle of a highway as you no doubt anticipate the imminent release of Sega's mascot-filled racing game. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed will be released for Wii U, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on Nov. 18. A portable version of the game comes to PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS on Dec. 11.
By Megan Farokhmanesh on Nov 09, 2012 11.09.12
Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed will allow players to race, track weapons and map their progress using the GamePad, as demonstrated during a Wii U gameplay trailer. The Sonic-themed racer is a sequel to Sonic and Sega All-Stars Racing. Transformed allows players to morph their vehicles mid-race from car to plane to boat. The game will feature more than 20 characters and 25 tracks; Transformed also supports four-player split-screen and online play available for up to 10 players. Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed is slated for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 on Nov. 18, followed by a Wii U and Nintendo 3DS release on Dec. 11.
By Dave Tach on Nov 02, 2012 11.02.12
Wreck-it Ralph, the bored bad guy from Disney's upcoming animated film of the same name, stars in a new trailer released today for Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, Sega's upcoming kart racing title. Check out the trailer above to see Ralph racing his wrecking ball-equipped truck. Sonic All-Stars Racing Transformed is coming to Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii U on Nov. 18, 2012 and Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita on Dec. 11, 2012.
By Alexa Ray Corriea on Oct 18, 2012 10.18.12
By Alexa Ray Corriea on Oct 10, 2012 10.10.12
NASCAR driver Danica Patrick, announced as an in-game character for Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed at E3 2012, will drive a transforming Hot Wheels car in the game, Sega announced today on the company's blog. Sega has partnered with Hot Wheels brand owner Mattel in the creation of Patrick's car, the bright green "Danicar," shown in action in the video above. The Danicar will also be available for purchase as a limited edition diecast vehicle this holiday. "We are incredibly excited to link two iconic brands like Hot Wheels and Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog together for the first time," said Mattel vice president Matt Petersen in the blog post. "The new ‘Danicar' is a unique vehicle that combines style elements from Danica Patrick and Sonic the Hedgehog with the outrageous design...