Gearbox Partys In Dallas Tonight With DJ Jazzy Jeff

Gearbox Software is celebrating the upcoming release of Samba De Amigo and Brothers in Arms Hell's Highway with a Victory Party, being held this evening at the Palladium Ballroom in Dallas, TX. Festivities kick off at 8:30PM, running til whenever the booze runs out. The party features musical guests Candy West and the… » 9/05/08 11:20am 9/05/08 11:20am

Samba de Amigo: The Truck Spotted On Unspecified Freeway

Reader John E writes in to give us a heavy dose of not news. "I was driving on the freeway with some friends and we saw a Samba De Amigo » 9/03/08 10:40pm 9/03/08 10:40pm truck driving around," according to his e-mail. "I haven't seen anything on this anywhere else on the web, so I'm not sure what it's for." (OMG, does that mean we have an ?!) We know…

Here Are Your Salsa-Red Samba De Amigo Maracas

We already figured » 8/22/08 1:30am 8/22/08 1:30am you'd be getting some replica maraca controller shells with a Samba De Amigo bundle, but now you'll also be able to stock up on spares, should you wish to give a second player the same kind of faux-Mexican authenticity. Or add a little flair to your kitchen utensils or tool set. Either or. Amazon…

Samba de Amigo Brings DLC to Wii on Sept. 23

Sega's rocking maraca Wii game hits Europe on Sept. 19 and North America on Sept. 23, Sega announced today. Samba de Amigo, the famously fun Dreamcast title, will include have more than 40 songs » 8/21/08 6:00pm 8/21/08 6:00pm to play through including some songs from the original game. Samba de Amigo will be the first Wii game to offer downloadable …

You Seem To Have Got Ulala In My Samba De Amigo (Plus Final Tracklist…

Oh dear. You've gone and done it, Sega. You've gone and done the one » 8/21/08 1:00am 8/21/08 1:00am thing you needed to do to get us interested in Samba De Amigo again. You brought in a Space Channel Stage, with an Ulala cameo. Ulala monkeys (simulated) maracas? It's like a Dreamcast reunion party. You know how to get a man mildly excited, Sega.…

Sega Sexes Up Samba De Amigo For Games Convention

Pictured: A scene from Sega's business center booth, far from where consumer eyes survey, where only check-signin' shot-callers (and lowly press) have access. That means that even an innocent title like Samba de Amigo » 8/20/08 9:20pm 8/20/08 9:20pm for the Nintendo Wii has to be sexed up for those who might not "get it," an attempt to lure in buyers…

Sega's GC Line Up - Sonic, Samba, And Surprises

Sega has just announced their line up for Games Convention 2008 in Leipzig, Germany next week, with Sonic the Hedgehog and the public debut of Samba De Amigo at the forefront of their presentation, though both could be upstaged by the super-secret world premier hinted at in Headstrong's pre-convention postcard. » 8/14/08 12:40pm 8/14/08 12:40pm Along…

Samba De Amigo Wii Maraca Controllers Appear

In our previous encounters with Sega, reps have told us that they were "thinking" about maraca controllers for the Wii version of Samba de Amigo. They're "looking into it," they say. Well, if this box art from UK retailer HMV is right, they're pretty much a lock. Dug up by GoNintendo, the included maracas appear to be… » 6/27/08 6:40pm 6/27/08 6:40pm