Sonic Mania is a brilliantly staged celebration of the past that acts as a true sequel to the Genesis line of games.
Discussing emulation as a games pundit can be risky business – it’s a taboo subject, and you can’t be seen to endorse it even slightly.
However, the existence of emulation ought to be treated more importantly and taken seriously, especially when you consider how devalued a lot of older games can become.
Also this week – highlights from Sonic’s 25th anniversary shitshow, and some amusing #FucKonami News.
As Monday rolls around, it’s time for yet another Jimquisition from your ol’ pal. This week, I discuss what I feel lies at the heart of Sonic the Hedgehog’s problems – Sega’s inability to let a good idea stick around.
The fucking bandages don’t help, either.