Entries in 'mega drive' (7)

Modding can 'reenergise' retro gaming, says Sega Europe

Modding can 'reenergise' retro gaming, says Sega Europe

Allowing players to modify classic games can help rejuvenate piracy-hit retro gaming.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 3rd 2016 at 11:37AM in News
350,000 Mega Drive titles sold on Steam since mod hub launch

350,000 Mega Drive titles sold on Steam since mod hub launch

Nearly 20 years on from its discontinuation, the Mega Drive is making money again.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 17th 2016 at 10:32AM in News
Mod support heading to Sega Mega Drive games on Steam

Mod support heading to Sega Mega Drive games on Steam

Publishers are typically quite precious about their retro properties, which makes Sega’s latest announcement somewhat of a welcome surprise.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2016 at 1:36PM in News
Retro Mega Drive console sales surge 400% at Argos

Retro Mega Drive console sales surge 400% at Argos

A quarter of a century after its release in the UK, the Mega Drive could be a star performer this Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 20th 2015 at 11:56AM in News

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MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to retro merchandise

MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to retro merchandise

Games of years gone by continue to spark nostalgia and reverence among consumers. MCV goes back to the past with a selection of retro-themed products

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 25th 2014 at 12:00PM in News
Sega and Transformers licences collide for console-themed Megatron

Sega and Transformers licences collide for console-themed Megatron

Japanese powerhouses Sega and Takara Tomy have merged for the kill to produce a Transformers console spin-off.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 11th 2014 at 10:26AM in News
UK retailer offering ROM-based retro game cartridges

UK retailer offering ROM-based retro game cartridges

Funstock has announced a range of (legally dubious) retro games cartridges that work with original console hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2013 at 1:18PM in News