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SolSeraph is a Modern Actraiser inspired Game that Literally Came out of Nowhere

Full disclosure: I am a HUGE fan of the original Actraiser for the SNES and have always wished for it to receive a true successor.  From the amazing soundtrack by Yuzo Koshiro to the mixed genre gameplay, there has never been anything that really resembled or played like the original Actraiser.  The game is a […]

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Sega Mega Drive Tower of Power? But wait there’s more!

Well, its seems there is more to the story with Sega Mega Drive “Tower of Power” being offered in Japan.  A Collector Edition looks to be offering 22 non functioning Sega Mega Mini Cartridges which could be displayed with your unit.  This is all for aesthetics and really serve no actual functional purpose other then […]

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Jenovi’s Take on Sega’s Failure

Jenovi recently released a video chronicling Sega’s rise and eventual failure.  It’s a story often-told and immortalized in the book Console Wars, but as always, Jenovi seems to bring a fresh and unique take on the matter. If you’re interested in the subject…or if you were a kid in the 90’s who remembers all this […]

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Unofficial Mega Man X port for the Genesis looks fantastic.

Developer TiagoSC is working on a Mega Drive/Genesis port of Mega Man X. Some WIP gameplay footage is now available and it looks and sounds fantastic! The colors look amazingly close to the SNES original and while the sound may not be 100% identical, it still rocks. Keep in mind that this is a homebrew […]

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Sega Mega Drive Mini “Tower of Power”

Multiple news sources are reporting.  With Sega showing off via a stream and on twitter the Sega Mega Drive (Genesis) “Tower of Power”.  The famed saying used to describe a complete Sega Mega Drive Model 1 setup with the Sega CD Model 1 and Sega 32X.  The complete setup looked like a tower with console […]

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Mega Drive Mini gets exclusive Darius arcade port, but who made it?

Several outlets are reporting Sega’s announcement today that an exclusive new arcade port of Darius will be included with their upcoming Mega Drive Mini. Kotaku noted that the port bares a striking resemblance to a fan project by indie dev Hidecade. References to the project were taken offline by Hidekade recently, possibly coinciding with the […]