Sega Genesis


Review: SEGA Genesis Mini & Tower Accessories

One of the coolest items we've probably received all year came to us this month from SEGA as they sent us a SEGA Genesis Mini to review. Back in the day, when it came to most video games you were one of two kids: a Nintendo kid or a SEGA kid. I was a Nintendo […]

SEGA Wants You To Send Them Your Genesis Story

Before SEGA releases the SEGA GEnesis Mini this fall, the company is looking for you, the fans, to tell them your Genesis story. Basically, if the Genesis in any way was a pivotal part of your life, they would like to hear about it. Whether you saved up a ton of money to buy one […]

We Played Around With The SEGA Genesis-Mini During E3 2019

We Played Around With The SEGA Genesis Mini During E3 2019

An item we had to try out this year at E3 2019 was the SEGA Genesis Mini, and we got our chance to do it during our appointment with the company. After we wrote so many stories about this thing leading up to the reveal, plus all the game announcements the past few weeks, we […]

Genesis Mini: Ghouls n' Ghosts, Golden Axe, Street Fighter II Revealed

The third round of SEGA Genesis Mini games has been announced, and the latest set of games brings in gems like Ghouls n' Ghosts, Golden Axe, and Street Fighter II. SEGA are revealing the full Genesis Mini library in batches of ten, with 40 games total releasing with the system. This batch of games includes: Beyond Oasis […]

SEGA Reveals the Full Details on the Sega Genesis Mini

SEGA has finally released details of what the Sega Genesis Mini will look like in North America, as well as the library of games it will come with. For those of who you experienced the mini version that was released by AtGames a year and a half ago, this is an overall improvement as it […]

The Sega Genesis Mini Release Lineup has been Revealed

The Sega Genesis Mini Release Lineup has been Revealed

Sega has announced the release date for the Genesis Mini along with the 40 launch titles for the console, which includes several classic games. The Genesis Mini will retail for $79.99 USD when it releases on September 19, 2019. The first 10 launch titles have been revealed on the Sega Genesis website, while the other […]

Unreleased SEGA Genesis Title Coming to a New Retro Console

When the new Mega Sg console is eventually released, it's going to have a long-lost hidden SEGA Genesis gem included with it known as Hardcore. Back in October 2018, we talked about a new retro console being made by Analogue, which will have multiple options for you to play old SEGA games in an HDTV/4K […]

You Can Now Get a SEGA Genesis Controller for the Nintendo Switch

Have you ever been playing SEGA Genesis Classics on your Nintendo Switch and thought, "I wish I has a Genesis controller for this?" Dream no longer! The crew over at 8BitDo have created a retro controller that looks and plays almost exactly like a proper SEGA Genesis controller. Technically, it's a remake of the six-button […]

Analogue Unveils Their Genesis Retro Console With the Mega Sg

Analogue has released new details today about their latest retro console that will hit the market next year, as they showed off the Mega Sg. This is the company's version of the SEGA Genesis, boasting the ability to play 2,180 games from SEGA's library from the Genesis, Mega Drive, and Master System, all in HD […]

Sega Announces the MegaDrive Mini in Japan

Some fun and interesting news out of Japan this morning at Sega announces they will be releasing their own mini version of the iconic MegaDrive (the Sega Genesis in North America) for the console's 30th Anniversary. The MegaDrive Mini (which is the temporary name) will basically be their officially company-created version, but they didn't go […]

Sega Reveals the Secret Origin of Sonic the Hedgehog at GDC

Sega had always intended for their hedgehog mascot to appeal to Americans, but until today, we didn't know just what inspired the company to create the blue, mammalian speed-enthusiast. It turns out, our favorite hedehog has a pretty interesting secret origin that traces back to WWII. Specifically, to WWII fighter pilot "Hedgehog the Human." Okay, so […]

Someone Made A New Sega Genesis Game Called Tanglewood

It's not uncommon for people to make old-school games these days for older consoles. But the majority of the time you hear about cartridge titles made for the NES or the SNES, with few people even taking a second glance at the Sega Genesis. So for fans of the other side of the original console war, […]

Pre-Order Dates Set For Atari And Sega Genesis Flashback Consoles

AtGames announced today that they finally have a pre-order date for the Atari and Sega Genesis Flashback series that will be coming out later this year. You can throw down your money for either or both systems on July 28th through Target, Best Buy, and GameStop. In case you forgot what these fellow throwback systems had in […]

The Sega Genesis Flashback Console Will Come Packaged With 85 Games

The Sega Genesis Flashback is a new console from AtGames that features 85 built-in titles from the original Sega Genesis console, has been announced for release this September. In addition to the slew of built-in games, including the titles from the Sonic, Phantasy Star, Shining Force, and Mortal Kombat series, the console includes a cartridge port […]

Lauren Looks Back: The Super Nintendo

1991 was a magical year. Batman Returns was in theaters, cartoons were still good and whatever the hell else was going on in 1991. I don't really remember, I was only 6. But in 1991, Nintendo gave the world one of the greatest systems ever; The Super Nintendo. In Japan popularity for the original Famicom […]