'Sonic the Hedgehog' and other Sega classics are coming to the Switch

With the success that Nintendo has enjoyed with the “Classic” series of its older consoles, it’s not surprising to see other companies get in on it too. For fans of SEGA who played the company’s consoles while growing up, you might be interested to learn that SEGA has recently announced the SEGA MegaDrive Mini.For those unfamiliar, the MegaDrive is also known as the Genesis, a name that we’re sure many gamers might be more acquainted with. The console was announced in Japan to celebrate the console’s 30th anniversary. Details about the console are a bit scarce but it is expected to go on sale later this year, but no word on whether or not it will find its way to the US or other markets around the world.??????????30???????????? ???????2018??????????????????????1????????#????? #?????? #??????30??https://t.co/HWj6NFL96y pic.twitter.com/0C9QH1l5Mr— ????????? (@SEGA_OFFICIAL) April 14, 2018Note that this isn’t the first time SEGA has launched a similar product. Back in 2017 the company launched the SEGA Gen

'Sonic the Hedgehog' and other Sega classics are coming to the Switch

Sega's latest nostalgia trip isn't limited to a mini Genesis and Shenmue ports. In the wake of a Japanese announcement, Sega has confirmed that it's releasing a swath ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from Engadget

Sonic The Hedgehog And Over Dozen Classic Sega Games Coming To Nintendo Switch

Sega is bringing some of its mega-hit classic games to the Nintendo Switch, which is excellent news for the millions of Switch owners out there looking for a retro gaming fix. The games will ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from HotHardware

The Sega Genesis Deserves Better Than Another System From AtGames

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Sega Mega Drive (Sega Genesis) in Japan. Though the system ultimately lost the console war to the Super Nintendo, it certainly gave the House of […] The ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from Geek.com

Sega to release Mega Drive Mini this year

Just like Nintendo before it, Sega is releasing a mini version of its iconic Mega Drive game system. The system is supposed to be available sometime in 2018 and the company also announced at ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from TechCrunch

Sega Is Prepping a Mega Drive Mini, but Who’s Building It?

Sega is bringing out a new Mega Drive Mini to celebrate its 30th anniversary, but we don't know who is building the hardware yet -- and given ATGames' mixed track record, that matters. The ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from Extremetech

The Morning After: Weekend Edition

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook dominated the news this week, but Friday night Sega took the spotlight with a few announcements of its own. Plus, ...

Sat 14 Apr 18 from Engadget

Sega Japan teases a mini Genesis coming later in 2018

Along with the rereleases of Shenmue I & II, Sega also showed off its own attempt at retro console loaded with classic games. While knockoff Genesis systems have been easy to ...

Fri 13 Apr 18 from Engadget

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