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The Sega Technical Institute was a video game development division of Sega based in the United States, unlike the AM divisions which were based in Japan. Namcos Pac-Man was a hit, and became a universal phenomenon. ... A video game developer is a software developer (a business or an individual) that creates video games. ... Sega Corporation ) is an international video game software and hardware developing company, and a former home computer and console manufacturer. ... Sega Corporation ) is an international video game software and hardware developing company, and a former home computer and console manufacturer. ...


STI was at one time an elite organization within Sega of America that developed well-received games such as Kid Chameleon, Comix Zone, The Ooze and Die Hard Arcade (this one being the result of a team-up between STI and successful arcade game developers AM1). Sega Corporation ) is an international video game software and hardware developing company, and a former home computer and console manufacturer. ... Kid Chameleon is a video game released for the Mega Drive/Genesis. ... Screenshot from the start of Comix Zone. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Die Hard Arcade is a 1 or 2 player game in which the male and/or female characters fight through action-packed levels to save the presidents daughter from a band of terrorists. ... Centipede by Atari is a typical example of a 1980s era arcade game. ... Wow Entertainment is a 2nd Party SEGA company previously known as AM1. ...


Although the original Sonic the Hedgehog was developed in Japan by Sonic Team, the Sega Technical Institute held the principal responsibility for Sonic the Hedgehog 2, assisted by members of Japanese development teams including several members of Sonic Team such as Yuji Naka and Hirokazu Yasuhara. However, only the Japanese members of STI developed Sonic the Hedgehog 3 and Sonic & Knuckles along with Sonic Team, and the American developers worked on Sonic Spinball instead. [1] Sonic the Hedgehog is the platform game that launched the career of Sonic the Hedgehog and Sonic Team. ... Sonic Team is a computer and video game developer established in 1988 originally known as Sega AM8. ... Sonic the Hedgehog 2, or simply Sonic 2, is a platform game developed and published by Sega for the Mega Drive/Genesis. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Hirokazu Yasuhara is the stage designer of several of the early Sonic the Hedgehog videogames. ... Sonic the Hedgehog 3 ), often abbreviated and officially known in Europe as Sonic 3, is a platform game in the Sonic the Hedgehog series for the Mega Drive/Genesis. ... Sonic & Knuckles ) is a platform game in the Sonic the Hedgehog series, developed by Sonic Team in collaboration with Sega Technical Institute, and published by Sega for the Sega Mega Drive/Sega Genesis in 1994. ... Sonic the Hedgehog Spinball (also known as Sonic Spinball) is a pinball game combined somewhat with the storyline of the Sonic the Hedgehog series. ...


Game development luminaries Mark Cerny and Stieg Hedlund were at one time part of the organization. Mark Cerny (born 1964) has worked on many computer and video games in his career as a designer, programmer, producer, and business executive. ... Stieg Hedlund (born 1965 in Portland, Oregon) is a computer and video game designer, artist, writer, game producer and level designer. ...


STI disbanded after the cancellation of Sonic X-treme. This computer game has been incorrectly referred to or categorized with the PC game misnomer. ...


External links

  • Sega-16's history of STI

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Sega Technical Institute - Sonic Retro (190 words)
The Sega Technical Institute was a video game development division of Sega based in the United States, unlike the AM divisions which were based in Japan.
STI was at one time an elite organization within Sega of America that developed well-received games such as Die Hard Arcade (the result of a team-up between STI and successful arcade game developers AM1), Comix Zone, Kid Chameleon and The Ooze.
Although the original Sonic the Hedgehog was developed in Japan by Sonic Team, the Sega Technical Institute held the principal responsibility for Sonic the Hedgehog 2, assisted by members of Japanese development teams, including several members of the original Sonic Team such as Yuji Naka and Hirokazu Yasuhara.
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Sega left NASA on July 1, 1996 to become Dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.
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