Category Archives: Sega

Allegorical Blue-haired Stepchild

I regularly make my online purchases of video games from Play-Asia.com and part of the attraction to continue doing so stems from the fact that they offer a US$5 discount on any purchases above US$50. It’s not really such a … Continue reading

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Sega Mega Drive Twin Pad

Not too long ago, I posted an entry regarding the availability of the Mega Drive 3 in Brazil by TecToy. I know that this is not news – but apparently, A China video game hardware manufacturer / distributor is also … Continue reading

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Mega Drive 3 in Brazil – 16 bit era well into our own

  Brazil may have been Sega’s staunchest supporter, with the Sega Master System selling well in the South America’s most populous nation and the Mega Drive getting its own share of the market as well. Sega may well have been … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker

This article concerns the Sega Mega Drive / Genesis version. This game was released by Sega in 1990 for the arcades, on Sega’s 8-bit console the Master System and also for the PC. The Master System console version is a … Continue reading

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Come to think of it…

I know it will sound contradictory but it just dawned on me from a different perspective that Sega actually does not need a new console, after watching the big 3 tussling it out in the current generation console war. In … Continue reading

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Petition online for a new Sega console!

Show Sega that its consumers still care for its consoles! Sign the petition here! As of 5/62008, this petition is still online. I know that this petition has been up for quite a long time (since 2006) and that with … Continue reading

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Puyo Puyo (ぷよぷよ)

Introduction: – How to start playing "Puyo Puyo" – 1. Getting a Genesis/Megadrive Emulator Now that the introduction to the Sega Megadrive/Genesis is out of the way, it’s time to introduce the best which retro gaming can offer. Before I … Continue reading

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Sega Megadrive/Genesis

Background: Sega (Kabushiki Kaisha Sega) used to be a major video game console manufacturer until the fateful year of 2001 when Sega announced that the video game giant would pull out from the console market for good with its final … Continue reading

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