Daily Archives: August 2, 2014

Let’s celebrate the Genesis’ 25th anniversary all month!

It’s finally time to celebrate the milestone 25th anniversary of the launch of SEGA’s most successful console, the SEGA Genesis. System launches were quite a bit different in 1989 than they are now, so details of the event are a little sketchy. What we do know is that the Genesis launched in both the New York and Los Angeles markets …

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Mega-Bit Kickstarter campaign fails to reach funding goal

Squid Kids Ink’s campaign to release a line of officially licensed SEGA Genesis cartridge figurines has failed to reach its $30,000 funding goal, managing only about $18,000. “My hopes were really high with having Sega on board for this project, but apparently Mega-Bit didn’t appeal to the majority of their fans,” Squid Kids Ink’s Nate Mitchell wrote to backers. “Running …

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Elysian Shadows’ Kickstarter campaign begins with a blast

The Elysian Shadows’ Kickstarter campaign kicked off yesterday, and it looks like their growing¬†fanbase¬†is kinda excited to help get this game made, as they have already raised nearly $34,000 of their $150,000 goal. Elysian Shadows is a 2D RPG currently slated for the SEGA Dreamcast (WaterMelon is publishing), OUYA, Windows, OS X, Linux and Android. According to the campaign’s description, …

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