SEGA Mega Drive Classics — Switch release date trailer

Along with the announcement of a December 6 release date for the Switch version of SEGA Mega Drive Classics (or SEGA Genesis Classics, as it’s known in North America), SEGA shared a new trailer. It offers a look at some of the games featured in the line-up, as well as the new features like instant rewind, mirror mode, and challenges.

From the press release:

“With these great classics coming to the portable Switch, retro fans can soon enjoy over 50 favourites across every genre on the go. The Revenge of Shinobi, Streets of Rage 2, Gunstar Heroes, Phantasy Star II, Golden Axe, Sonic the Hedgehog and many more. The release will bring fans of the classics some nostalgic memories, but with modernised features added it’s now also for the new generation of players to enjoy. Online multiplayer, achievements, mirror modes, same-screen local coop mode, rewind and save states offer new ways to play the classic greats.”

Matthew Codd

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