RELIVE A GOLDEN ERA WITH SEGA!

LONDON&SAN FRANCISCO (February 16 th, 2011)– SEGA ® Europe Ltd. and SEGA ® of America, Inc. today announced SEGA Mega Drive Classic Collection Gold Edition™, the ultimate collection of SEGA Mega Drive™ games for the PC.  This special edition consists of all 45 titles from the previous Mega Drive Classic Collection™ Volumes 1-4, and will hit stores on March 18 th 2011 across Europe.

As with Volumes 1-4, SEGA Mega Drive Classic Collection Gold Edition™ will have configuring keyboard support which provides a personalised gaming experience, as well as a multiplayer mode for a select number of titles. The save and load functionality included in all the games in the four disc box set allows you to pick up and play all games at the exact point you left off. 

So whether you prefer the super high speeds of Sonic The Hedgehog™ 2, the in depth gameplay of Shining Force™ or fighting your way through the ranks of Virtua Fighter™ 2SEGA Mega Drive Classic Collection Gold Edition is the definitive compilation for any fan of SEGA games from the nostalgic Mega Drive console’s era. 

For the full list of all 45 games in the collection please visit www.sega.com

For press assets please visit www.sega-press.com.

About SEGA ® Europe Ltd.:

SEGA ® Europe Ltd. is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA ® Corporation, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA Europe’s web site is located at www.sega.com

About SEGA ® of America, Inc.: SEGA ® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA ® Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home.  The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.  SEGA’s global website site is located at www.sega.com


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