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Alice's Mom's Rescue announced for Dreamcast

Posted by cube_b3 on Jan 07, 2015 at 2:22am - 3 Comments

Originally posted on:
http://www.seganerds.com/2015/01/06/huc ... dreamcast/
http://vimeo.com/112846512

Redux: Dark Matters developer Hucast Games has kicked off the new year by announcing an original Dreamcast platformer titled Alice's Mom's Rescue. It would appear the game has been developed by French developer Orion; back in November 2014 the developer revealed four other games on DC Emulation Forums.

Alice's Mom's Rescue is available in two separate physical editions for Dreamcast. A regular jewel case edition for €24.95 and a limited edition in a DVD case which comes with the soundtrack for €42.95; which can be basically rounded off to $30 and $50, respectively plus shipping.

Alternatively, a digital PC version is available for €3, as well as an Android version for €1.

Alice's Mom's Rescue to be released For Sega Dreamcast™ on 23th March 2015.

Hannover, Germany – January 5,2015

HUCAST Games, Germany based game publisher announces that Alice's Mom's Rescue for Sega Dreamcast™ is to be released in March 2015.

Pre-orders are now accepted on:

www.hucast.com

About Alice's Mom's Rescue:

Best news this year! Hucast Games proudly presents Alice’s Mom’ Rescue coming soon for Sega Dreamcast!! Alice Mom’s Rescue was developed by Orion soft. and is a new classic 2D Platformer for Dreamcast! The game will be region free and will feature 25 stages.

Game Features:

3 Worlds
25 Stages
Beautiful Pixel Art Graphics
Challenging Gameplay

***REGION FREE***This game runs on all PAL and NTSC units.

Limited edition is stricly Limited to 300 copies WORLD WIDE

Homepage: www.alice.hucast.com

About HUCAST GAMES

HUCAST Games (URL: http://www.hucast.com) was founded by René Hellwig in 2008. We are a 2D game developer who is specialized brand NEW Retro games for new and dead platforms. Our first release was DUX on Sega Dreamcast™, now we release DUX 1.5 an revised version of DUX. However, in May 2011 we started to work on Redux:Dark Matters that was funded via Kickstarter means and reached its funding goal of 25 Thousands USD within 5 days. The final funding goal reached in April 2012 was 55 Thousands USD.

In January 2013 HUCAST Games announced „Ghost Blade“ a TATE shooter for Sega Dreamcast™ to be released in 2013.

In January 2015 HUCAST Games announced „Alice's Mom's Rescue“ a neat classic 2D Platformer for Dreamcast™ to be released in March 2015.

Dreamcast™ is a registered trademark of SEGA Corporation. Our Dreamcast™ software is not officially licensed, designed, manufactured, distributed or endorsed by SEGA Corporation. All other used brand names and trademarks mentioned are trademarks of their respective owners.

Copyrights: DUX 1.5, Redux: Dark Matters, Ghost Blade, Alice's Mom's Rescue © HUCAST Games

For more information check out the games page on DCS.

Hypertension Demo Developer Preview

Posted by cube_b3 on Nov 19, 2014 at 9:26pm - 1 Comments
HD

DC-SD

SLaVE November 14 Trailer

Posted by cube_b3 on Nov 18, 2014 at 9:51pm - 2 Comments

Elysian Shadows Teaser

Posted by cube_b3 on Nov 17, 2014 at 10:51pm - 0 Comments
Some tech demo's from our friends at Elysian Shadows



Isotope SoftWorks VLOG#1

Posted by cube_b3 on Nov 05, 2014 at 11:02pm - 2 Comments
Following in the foot steps of GyroVorbis aka Falco Girgis of Elysian Shadows fame.



Corbin Annis of Isotope SoftWorks has uploaded his first video blog promoting his upcoming game SLaVE and Hypertension: Harmony of Darkness.

Additionally, the Vlog is looking to raise a modest $100 to invest in the project.

Ghost Blade Teaser 2 & Redux LE Contest

Posted by cube_b3 on Nov 02, 2014 at 11:53pm - 0 Comments


In other news I am giving away a copy of Redux Limited Edition and Redux: Steel Case Edition over at Sega Nerds.

More info here:
http://www.seganerds.com/?p=12040

The Next Step for Elysian Shadows: Part 1

Posted by Christuserloeser on Sep 27, 2014 at 5:45pm - 0 Comments

via twodashstash.com

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People were wondering why we were creating a game for the Dreamcast and Ouya. I think it was the most asked question we received when people first heard about the game,” Girgis explained when talking about the game’s Kickstarter. “Honestly, those platforms were what made the our Kickstarter so successful. Over $100,000 of the $180,000 we raised came from our Dreamcast reward tiers alone.”

That’s a huge chunk of money being given to the development of a game on what many believed to be a “dead console”, even during its original glory days. What’s even more impressive to think about is that most Kickstarters, even the successful ones, do not reach the $100,000 mark, yet a game that was being developed on a three generation old console was able to raise almost $200,000.

The Sega Dreamcast just turned 15 earlier this year and has seen the announcement of several new games coming to the console including Pier Solar HD, SLaVE, Elysian Shadows, and many more. The Dreamcast scene is in a boom right now with many developers joining the development community daily.


Read the full article at twodashstash.com: http://twodashstash.com/2014/09/next-st ... cast-ouya/

Dreamcastic Channel: Outtrigger First Look

Posted by Christuserloeser on Sep 27, 2014 at 3:24pm - 0 Comments
The Dreamcastic Channels takes a First Look at Outtrigger, an arcade-style FPS exclusive to the Dreamcast.

Pier Solar has a release date

Posted by cube_b3 on Sep 23, 2014 at 1:52pm - 8 Comments
Quote:
Hi everyone.

We're proud to announce that Pier Solar will be released on September 30th, 2014 for PS4, PS3, STEAM, and OUYA. Development is completed for all remaining platforms. The release dates for Xbox One, Wii U and SEGA Dreamcast will be announced next month, pending certification (Wii U & Xbox One).

Starting on the 30th we'll contact the backers of the above mentioned platforms and provide the download codes. As soon as the Wii U and Xbox One versions get certified we'll contact the backers with those versions to provide the codes. Also, physical versions will take a bit longer due the extra tests necessary on the discs since they can't be patched.

Best regards!
-WM


So the Dreamcast version is available in 3 packaging styles one for each region.
Those who pre-ordered have been asked to select their packaging however a preview is not being provided "at this time" however we've been told that they will "seamlessly work with each region. What was not clarified which American packaging style they will seamlessly adhere to the white one or the black one?

Additionally DCS conducted their own packaging survey to facilitate Water Melon's survey, however it only took into account packaging styles that indie games come in instead of official packaging. The results favored the original indie skin introduced by GSP in 2003 with Feet of Fury.
http://www.dreamcast-scene.com/news/new ... packaging/

Which packaging will you order?

Dreamcast's 15th Anniversary: A press review

Posted by Christuserloeser on Sep 12, 2014 at 1:17pm - 5 Comments
A look at couple of interesting articles published for the 15th anniversary of the Dreamcast's launch in the US.


GamesRadar reminds us of 15 Dreamcast games that still look good today:
http://www.gamesradar.com/15-reasons-we ... ars-later/

Jeremy Parish of USGamer asks What if Dreamcast had won ?
http://www.usgamer.net/articles/what-if ... st-had-won

Polygon takes a look back at the DC's TV commercials:
http://www.polygon.com/2014/9/9/6126539 ... rospective

Joystiq lists a couple of the lesser known Dreamcast games:
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/09/09/happy ... dreamcast/

Segabits dedicated a good part of its DC special to the homebrew scene:
http://segabits.com/blog/2014/09/09/dre ... c-console/

Chris Morris of Yahoo Tech examines Peter Moore's efforts to discontinue Dreamcast:
https://www.yahoo.com/tech/happy-15th-b ... 40804.html


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