Amongst the trove of Sega Genesis ROMs that come out almost like clockwork every year, Sega, AM2 and Treasure have been throwing out a number of surprises lately. That bunny sure had it in for us.
Consider this as your friendly reminder. Just announced by SEGA is the re-release of Daytona USA for both Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network. The Sega Saturn (and arcade!) Now featuring a widescreen presentation, online multiplayer, leaderboards, native steering wheel support, and possibly the biggest feature: Karaoke Mode so you can put on your best Takenobu Mitsuyoshi. Both versions are slated for release in the US on October 25th (PSN) and 26th (XBLA) for $9.99 or 800 Microsoft Space Bucks. Be sure to check out the trailer in this post for footage of the game in action.
Speaking Space Bucks, don’t forget about Treasure’s output of Sega Saturn (and arcade!) titles for XBLA including the recently released Guardian Heroes and Radiant Silvergun. Both featuring online play, leaderboards, filters all at a price that people can actually afford (It’s a better alternative than dusting off your Saturn Back-Up RAM carts or possibly fishing out cash for outrageous after-market prices.