Vanessa (Vanessaira)

HAPPY 20TH! BIRTHDAY SEGA DREAMCAST!!!

9/9/99! A date which will live forever in the hearts of many gamers here in the West.  Saw the North American launch of the beloved Sega Dreamcast.  A system which heralded the 128-bit generation and ultimately laid the foundation for the modern console gaming experience we enjoy today.  Like many Sega products the Dreamcast was […]

SmokeMonster

Sega 32X Support Coming to Mega Sg + DAC

Kevtris announced in My Life in Gaming’s DAC Stream that he has the 32X working with the Analogue Mega Sg. It will require the DAC and a custom mixing cable. 32X hardware support is extremely difficult because of the way its analog video is mixed back to the Genesis. Kev has confirmed that Doom and […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Sega Mega Drive Mini Delayed Launch in EU

Sega Europe released a statement on Twitter that the Mega Drive Mini will be delayed till 4 October 2019 in the EU and Middle East regions.  This is a two week delay due to logistical issues.  The Japanese and North American launches will still be on the 19 September 2019. Links: https://twitter.com/SEGA_Europe/status/1155825449500647424  

raycommend

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 […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

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 […]

Bob

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 […]

raycommend

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 […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

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 […]