Connect with us
Advertisement

Guides

What games are on the Sega Mega Drive and Genesis Mini?

Here’s the full lineup of games included in the Sega Mega Drive and Genesis Mini.

Published

on

Sega Mega Drive Mini

Sega has confirmed the full lineup of 42 games included in the Sega Mega Drive and Genesis Mini.

After many misfires, the Sega Genesis and Mega Drive looks to be getting the plug-and-play mini console they deserve. Shrunk down to 55% of its original size, the console comes bundled with 42 games, or 44 if you count the three titles collected within Mega Man: The Wily Wars separately.

In addition to first-party classics like Sonic the Hedgehog, ToeJam & Earl, and Columns, an impressive array of third-party games are also included. Highlights include Wonder Boy in Monster WorldProbotector, Tetris, and Street Fighter II.

Advertisement

Thankfully, the porting process is being handed by emulation masters, M2, who have done sterling work on the Sega Ages and Sega 3D Classics series.

In addition to its stunning library of games, the console comes with two replica three-button controllers, an HDMI cable, and a Micro-B power cable. Power adapters are only included in the North American release.

All being well, we can look forward to the Sega Genesis and Mega Drive Mini erasing our memories of the disaster that was the Sega Genesis Flashback

List of Sega Mega Drive/Genesis Mini games

  1. Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle
  2. Alisia Dragoon
  3. Altered Beast
  4. Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse
  5. Castlevania: The New Generation
  6. Columns
  7. Comix Zone
  8. Earthworm Jim
  9. Ecco the Dolphin
  10. Darius
  11. Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
  12. Dynamite Headdy
  13. Eternal Champions
  14. Golden Axe
  15. Ghouls ‘n Ghosts
  16. Gunstar Heroes
  17. Kid Chameleon
  18. Landstalker
  19. Light Crusader
  20. Mega Man: The Wily Wars
  21. Monster World IV
  22. Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millennium
  23. Probotector
  24. Road Rash II
  25. Shining Force
  26. Shinobi III
  27. Space Harrier 2
  28. Sonic The Hedgehog
  29. Sonic The Hedgehog 2
  30. Sonic The Hedgehog Spinball
  31. Story of Thor
  32. Street Fighter II: Special Champion Edition
  33. Streets of Rage 2
  34. Strider
  35. Super Fantasy Zone
  36. Tetris
  37. ToeJam & Earl
  38. Thunder Force III
  39. Wonder Boy in Monster World
  40. World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck
  41. Vectorman
  42. Virtua Fighter 2

Sega Mega Drive and Genesis Mini

How much is the Sega Genesis and Mega Drive Mini?

The diminutive console will be released in two flavours. The US gets a teeny tiny Genesis priced at $79.99 USD, and Europe gets the equally dinky Mega Drive for €79.99/£69.99.

Both consoles will be released worldwide on September 19, 2019. And don’t forget that you can also experience the Sega back-catalogue right now on the Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation 4.


Follow Thumbsticks on Twitter for more retro gaming news.

How did we do?

We hope you found this article useful, or informative, or thought provoking, or maybe even a little entertaining. Perhaps it was a guide that helped you through a tricky bit, or we even saved you some money? Lovely stuff! If you'd like to say "thanks" you could always buy the team a cup of coffee.

Recommended for you

Thumbsticks editor and connoisseur of Belgian buns. Currently playing: Paper Mario: The Origami King, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and Pikmin 3 Deluxe.

Advertisement

Latest from Thumbsticks

New Nintendo Switch eShop releases New Nintendo Switch eShop releases
News4 hours ago

New Nintendo Switch releases (June 21-25, 2021)

Mario Golf: Super Rush and Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 top this week’s lineup of new Nintendo Switch eShop releases.

New Xbox One game releases New Xbox One game releases
News1 day ago

New Xbox Series X|S releases (June 21-25, 2021)

Bandai Namco’s Scarlet Nexus headlines next week's lineup of new Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S releases.

New PlayStation Store releases - PS4 - PS5 New PlayStation Store releases - PS4 - PS5
News2 days ago

New PlayStation Store releases (June 21-25, 2021)

Next week's lineup of new PlayStation Store releases sees some old favourites get a new lease of life.

News2 days ago

You can now design custom Xbox Series X|S controllers

Let your imagination run wild – the Xbox Design Lab has re-opened, and you can now design custom Xbox Series...

Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Isabelle Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Isabelle
News3 days ago

Nintendo’s Doug Bowser clarifies the future of Animal Crossing after E3 absence

Fans hoping for an update on Animal Crossing: New Horizons at E3 came away disappointed. Worry not, says Doug Bowser.

Bethesda Starfield Bethesda Starfield
News3 days ago

Bethesda’s Pete Hines ‘sorry’ for frustration that Starfield won’t come to PlayStation 5

In an interview, Bethesda's senior vice president of marketing, Pete Hines, spoke to PlayStation fans, apologising for the frustration that...

Metro Exodus Metro Exodus
News3 days ago

Metro Exodus Xbox Series X|S and PS5 upgrade detailed

With Metro Exodus about to launch on Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5, developer 4A Games has outlined some of...

Coming exclusively to Xbox E3 2021 Coming exclusively to Xbox E3 2021
Features4 days ago

Something was conspicuously absent from the Xbox E3 2021 conference

Master Chief? Present. Forza? Here. Sea of Thieves? Yarr! Bethesda exclusives? You bet. So why did it feel like something...

Advertisement