SEGA has today issued an updated release schedule which includes confirmation of the delayed release of two of its biggest titles for 2008. Both Aliens: Colonial Marines and Empire: Total War are now scheduled for release in Q1 2009.

Other titles of note on the release schedule include Golden Axe Riders for PS3 and Xbox 360 in September and Sonic Unleashed in November. The BioWare developed Sonic RPG, Sonic Chronicles: Dark Brotherhood is set for September 2008. Q1 2009 is looking very strong for SEGA, with Aliens and Empire: Total War joining Alpha Protocol and Madworld.

Release Schedule:

Beijing 2008 X360/PS3/PC - 27th June

Space Siege PC - 22nd Aug 2008

Picto Image DS - Sept 2008

Golden Axe Riders X360/PS3 - Sept 2008

Yakuza 2 PS2 - Sept 2008

Sonic Chronicles: Dark Brotherhood - Sept 2008

Sonic Unleashed X360/PS3/Wii/PS2 - Nov 2008

Empire: Total War PC - Q1 2009

Alpha Protocol PS3/X360/PC - Q1 2009

Madworld Wii - Q1 2009

Aliens: Colonial Marines - Q1 2009