Sega Announces Full Lineup of Mega Drive Mini Titles.

After its initial reveal in 2018 and several streams this year announcing its lineup, Sega has confirmed the full lineup for its Mega Drive Mini console, due for release later this year. The lineup, totaling 42 games, is as follows:

  • Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle
  • Alisia Dragoon
  • Altered Beast
  • Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse
  • Castlevania The New Generation
  • Comix Zone
  • Columns
  • Darius
  • Dr Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
  • Dynamite Headdy
  • Earthworm Jim
  • Ecco the Dolphin
  • Eternal Champions
  • Ghouls ‘n Ghosts
  • Golden Axe
  • Gunstar Heroes
  • Kid Chameleon
  • Landstalker
  • Light Crusader
  • Mega Man: The Wily Wars
  • Monster World IV
  • Phantasy Star IV: The End of The Millennium
  • Probotector
  • Road Rash II
  • Shining Force
  • Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master
  • Sonic Spinball
  • Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2
  • Space Harrier 2
  • The Story of Zeus
  • Street Fighter II: Special Championship Edition
  • Streets of Rage 2
  • Strider
  • Super Fantasy Zone
  • Tetris
  • Thunder Force III
  • ToeJam & Earl
  • Vectorman
  • Virtua Fighter 2
  • Wonder Boy in Monster World
  • World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck

The console marks the first console produced by Sega since leaving the hardware business in 2001. While previous licensed attempts at miniature Mega Drive consoles by manufacturer AtGames left a lot to be desired, Sega is promising a much higher standard with this new console, something confirmed with the announcement of famed port house M2 handling the emulation side of things. The Mega Drive Mini is set to be released on 19 September 2019 for $139.95.

Are there any Mega Drive games you wish you had on this console?