Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
May 21, 2018
arrowPress Releases






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


Sega entering micro-console biz with Mega Drive Mini

Sega entering micro-console biz with Mega Drive Mini

April 16, 2018 | By Chris Kerr

April 16, 2018 | By Chris Kerr
Comments
    2 comments
More: Business/Marketing



Sega is getting in on the micro-console act with the Mega Drive Mini, a bite-sized reimagining of its classic 16-bit home console not too dissimilar from Nintendo's shrunk down SNES and NES Classics. 

As reported by Siliconera, the device is still in development, and is expected to launch at some point this year. 

Much like it's micro-console cousins, the system will serve up a smattering of retro games when connected to a TV, allowing owners to rediscover the classics of yesteryear. 

Other details are thin on the ground, but a couple of posts over on Sega's Japanese Twitter account give us a clear look at the console, and as you'd expect, it looks exactly like a Mega Drive that's been through the dryer one too many times.

 



Related Jobs

Oath: A Verizon Company
Oath: A Verizon Company — Seattle, Washington, United States
[05.21.18]

Principal Engineer, HTML5 Games
Oath: A Verizon Company
Oath: A Verizon Company — Seattle, Washington, United States
[05.21.18]

Manager of Engineering, Full Stack
Giant Enemy Crab
Giant Enemy Crab — Seattle, Washington, United States
[05.21.18]

Level Designer
Oath: A Verizon Company
Oath: A Verizon Company — Seattle, Washington, United States
[05.21.18]

Manager of Engineering, Cloud Architecture









Loading Comments

loader image