NEWS - Thursday, October 25, 2001

SegaNet to receive flat rate

Sega plans to charge SegaNet users a flat rate to play its games online.

Sega has announced that it plans to implement a flat rate for consumers interested in playing networked games over the company’s SegaNet online service. As of November 1, the company will charge $9.95 a month for unlimited access to Sega’s online multiplayer games, as well as features such as instant messaging, profile pages, and organized online tournaments. Starting November 1, existing SegaNet customers will have to pay to access the service. The flat rate covers every online Sega game other than the original Phantasy Star Online, which the company said would still be available for free because it runs on its own servers.

As announced earlier, the SegaNet service will be rolled out across all upcoming and current platforms, including the Microsoft Xbox, Sony PlayStation 2, and the Nintendo GameCube for online games. It will continue to support Dreamcast games. The SegaNet ISP service, which was originally introduced alongside the launch of the network, was discontinued in July.


Site Statistics

Registered Members: 44,512
Forum Posts: 725,766
Xbox One Titles: 1,177
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,085
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 585
Original Xbox Titles: 987
Staff Reviews: 1,676
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 14,310
Screenshots: 31,006
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News

See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

Xbox One X World of tanks
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 258 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada - March 2018 Schedule
Post by Kiesey
6 Replies, 399 Views

Any info on Biomutant release?
Post by DJ tx
4 Replies, 447 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada - February Playdates Schedule
Post by Kiesey
8 Replies, 673 Views

Xbox Prototype Communicator
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 772 Views

Xbox One S Dragon Ball Fighterz
Post by oryanphine
0 Replies, 635 Views

Xbox One S Theme Hockey
Post by oryanphine
0 Replies, 489 Views

New Fable is coming!
Post by Shadow20002
2 Replies, 752 Views

RPG Recommendation?
Post by DJ tx
8 Replies, 790 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada - January 2018 Schedule
Post by Kiesey
5 Replies, 902 Views

Xbox 360 Summer Intern Celebration 2011
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 1027 Views

Xbox One X LA noire
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 1513 Views

Xbox One Assassins Creed Origins
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 1297 Views

Xbox One S Porsche 919 Hybrid Edition
Post by oryanphine
4 Replies, 1629 Views

OG Xbox on Xbox One now live!
Post by Kamshaft
5 Replies, 1803 Views

© 2000-2018 - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics