The Tetris license has had more than its fair share of issues, with various companies claiming rights over lots of different platforms. In the middle of this struggle Sega decided to release a version on the Megadrive, despite only having a very flimsy claim on an already chaotic console release agreement.
Right as it was about to release, Nintendo managed to press their claim and Sega were forced to recall and destroy most of the copies. A few hundred got out into the wild, making this truly one of the Rarest games on the Megadrive.
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Sega repurposed it’s popular Megadrive platform to use in the edutainment market. In doing so they added some truly interesting ideas to make the Pico.
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We take a look at Darxide, a 32X game for the Megadrive / Genesis which is considered to be one of, if not the, rarest game available.
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We try out the quirky platformer based on the downright odd mini-film by the King of pop. Moonwalker is an ok game on the Megadrive / Genesis but pretty much terrible everywhere else.
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We take a look at the classic Sega Top gun simulator, Afterburner. Fly me to the DANNNGEERRR ZOOOONNEE
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We take a look at the Pioneer LaserActive. A LaserDisc player that included the ability to add modules for the Sega Megadrive and NEC PC Engine. We take a look at both modules, a few games and the ultra rare 3D goggles. Continue reading “Pioneer LaserActive giant look”
The European version of Deep Fear was one of the last releases on the Sega Saturn. As such it commands some seriously high prices on the second-hand market due to it’s supposed rarity.
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We take a look at Tengai Makyō: Daiyon no Mokushiroku – The Apocalypse IV on the Sega Saturn.
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We take a look at the Sega MasterSystem Light Phaser, including playing the bundled games.
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After Sega walked away from the home console market their group partner, Sammy, took the opportunity to re-use the tech from the Dreamcast to make a new arcade board, The Atomiswave.
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