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Sega Genesis Mini is coming on September 19 with 42 built-in games

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Sega Genesis Mini, a miniature version of Sega Genesis, is hitting the stands on September 19, 2019 and will feature 42 built-in games. The gaming console is available for pre-order for $79.99 on Amazon, Gamestop and Best Buy, among several others.

Retro gaming consoles have been showing up in the market over the past few years and Sega brings the retro back with the Genesis Mini that can be connected to a TV via an HDMI cable, which is included in the box.

While the console is limited to the 42 games on offer, you won’t be disappointed by them; especially at the price tag of the Genesis Mini. Even when it comes to the hardware part, it looks a lot better than the reprised SNES Classic.Sega Genesis Mini is coming on September 19 with 42 built-in gamesThe retail box will contain the Genesis Mini console, two three-button wired USB control pads, USB power adapter, power cable and HDMI cable.

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List of the 42 games featured in Sega Genesis Mini

While not a lot, games like Sonic, Contra, Street Fighter, and many others will make you want to have this one, especially since these games have been ported from their original selves into better quality products with enhanced graphics and digital stereo sound. The list covers a lot of genres and will probably have something for everyone.

Sega Genesis Mini is coming on September 19 with 42 built-in games

  • Ecco the Dolphin
  • Castlevania Bloodlines
  • Space Harrier II
  • Shining Force
  • Dr Robothink’s Mean Bean Machine
  • Toe Jame Earl
  • Comix Zone
  • Sonic The Hedgehog
  • Altered Beast
  • Gunstar Heroes
  • Castle of Illusion
  • World of Illusion
  • Thunder Force III
  • Super Fantasy Zone
  • Shinobi III
  • Streets of Rage 2
  • Earthworm Jim
  • Sonic The Hedgehog 2
  • Contra Hard Corps
  • Landstalker
  • Beyond Oasis
  • Ghouls ‘N Ghosts
  • Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle
  • Golden Axe
  • Phantasy Star IV
  • Street Fighter II Special Champion Edition
  • Mega Man The Wily Wars
  • Sonic Spinball
  • Vectorman
  • Wonder Boy in the Monster World
  • Virtua Fighter 2
  • Alisia Dragoon
  • Columns
  • Dynamite Headdy
  • Strider
  • Kid Chameleon
  • Light Crusader
  • MW IV
  • Eternal Champions
  • Road Rash II
  • Tetris
  • Darius

Sega Genesis Mini is coming on September 19 with 42 built-in gamesAccording to various seller websites, “the games will be announced in four waves of 10 games”.

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