Sega Reveals 10 More Games for Mega Drive Mini, Includes Sonic 2 & Earthworm Jim

Sega Mega Drive Games

Sega has just revealed 10 more classic games that are coming to its Mega Drive Mini, also known as the Genesis Mini. The list of games now include the classic beloved games such as Earthworm Jim, and Sonic the Hedgehog 2.

When the Mega Drive Mini was revealed last month, Sega confirmed that it will include 40 16-bit games for players to relive their classic moments with some beloved titles. It also announced a bonus treat by announcing Streets of Rage composer Yuzo Koshiro to be responsible for the menu music of the Mega Drive Mini.

With the latest announcements of 10 more classic games that are coming in the Mega Drive Mini, the list of games has got that more interesting. Especially for players who want to go on a nostalgic trip back to their favorite childhood memories with the games.

The new list of games include Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Earthworm Jim, Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse, World of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, Shinobi 3, Super Fantasy Zone, Thunder Force 3, Streets of Rage 3, Contra: Hard Corps, and Lanstalker.

So far, a total of 20 games have been confirmed to be coming for the Mega Drive Mini. For people who are interested in all the games, plus the games that were previously announced by Sega, take a look at the complete list of games below:

  • Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Ecco the Dolphin
  • Castlevania: Bloodlines
  • Space Harrier 2
  • Shining Force
  • Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
  • ToeJam & Earl
  • Comix Zone
  • Altered Beast
  • Gunstar Heroes
  • Castle of Illusion
  • World of Illusion
  • Thunder Force 3
  • Super Fantasy Zone
  • Shinobi 3
  • Streets of Rage 2
  • Earthworm Jim
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2
  • Contra: Hard Corps
  • Landstalker

The Mega Drive Mini, which is based on the original Model 1 design, but is smaller by more than half, will retail for $79.99. The console will launch on September 19, 2019. With the pre-installed 40 games, the console will also contain two replica three-button USB Mega Drive controllers, a USB to Micro-B power cable, and an HDMI cable.

With 20 games confirmed, it is yet to see what more games Sega announces for the console. Are you excited to see more games? What other game would you like to see in the Mega Drive Mini? Post your comments below.

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