Sega Genesis / Mega Drive Mini launches September 19 [Update]

Includes 40 titles.

Sega Genesis Mini / Mega Drive Mini

Sega Genesis / Mega Drive Mini will launch worldwide on September 19, Sega announced. It will cost 6,980 yen (approx. $70 USD) for the standard version, and 8,980 yen (approx. $90 USD) for the two-controller version.

The mini console will include 40 titles, which will differ for North America, Europe, and Japan. These are the first 10 titles confirmed for the Japanese version:

  • Comix Zone
  • Gunstar Heroes
  • Madou Monogatari I
  • Rent A Hero
  • Shining Force
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2
  • Space Harrier II
  • Puyo Puyo Tsu
  • Vampire Killer
  • Wrestleball

The system uses HDMI video output and is powered by USB. Respective cables are included with the system.

Update 10:00 a.m.: Read up more on the western edition here.

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