Sega's Mega Drive Mini Announced at Sega FES 2018

At Sega FES 2018, Sega revealed plans to release the Mega Drive Mini in Japan later this year, but there is no word on when it'll launch in the west. 

The Mega Drive Mini was discussed at Sega’s event in Akihabara, showcasing its small and intricate design. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Mega Drive since it was released in 1988. The console will come with 52 games pre-loaded onto the system.

The games available are listed below:

  • Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle

  • Alien Soldier

  • Alien Storm

  • Altered Beast

  • Beyond Oasis

  • Bio-Hazard Battle

  • Bonanza Bros.

  • Columns

  • Columns III: Revenge of Columns

  • Comix Zone

  • Crack Down

  • Decap Attack

  • Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine

  • Dynamite Headdy

  • ESWAT: City Under Siege

  • Fatal Labyrinth

  • Flicky

  • Gain Ground

  • Galaxy Force II

  • Golden Axe

  • Golden Axe II

  • Golden Axe III

  • Gunstar Heroes

  • Kid Chameleon

  • Landstalker

  • Light Crusader

  • Phantasy Star II

  • Phantasy Star III: Generations of Doom

  • Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millenium

  • Ristar

  • Shadow Dancer: The Secret of Shinobi

  • Shining Force

  • Shining Force II Shining in the Darkness

  • Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master

  • Sonic 3D Blast

  • Sonic Spinball

  • Sonic the Hedgehog

  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2

  • Space Harrier II

  • Streets of Rage

  • Streets of Rage 2

  • Streets of Rage 3

  • Super Thunder Blade

  • Sword of Vermilion

  • The Revenge of Shinobi

  • ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron

  • ToeJam& Earl

  • Vectorman

  • VectorMan 2

  • Virtua Fighter 2

  • Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair

  • Wonder Boy in Monster World

Sega FES 2018 Day 1 Stream: