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Phantasy Star - Sega Master System

Phantasy Star

[youtube id=”QYoh-JZ04AI” width=”633″ height=”356″] Phantasy Star The game itself is a gem from start to finish, but you’ll have to face a quest of over 50 hours and lots of grinding but it’ll be totally ...
Sonic the Hedgehog - Sega - Master System

Sonic The Hedgehog

[youtube id=”SQPvA0OvR24″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Sonic The Hedgehog This week we have Sonic for the Sega Master System. Why this version? Because it’s definitely one to play. Of course, it’s graphically ...
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Psycho Fox

[youtube id=”G0ZWhyRa-nA” width=”633″ height=”356″] Psycho Fox I must admit that when I first came to review this game, I failed to see why I had such fonds memories of it in the first place.  That was until I hit ...
Running Battle for the Sega Master System - Gameplay Screenshot

Running Battle

[youtube id=”0jnlvI52Rho” width=”633″ height=”356″] Not much can be found on the internet about this game, except that it was developed by Opera House in 1991, famous for porting to home consoles from Arcades like Midnight ...
Kung Fu Kid - Sega Master System

Kung Fu Kid

Format- Master System Genre- 2D scrapathon Kung Fu Kid This game reminds me of The Ninja on the Master System – in both a good and bad way. Many Sega produced titles for the Master System were very odd indeed, and Kung Fu Kid is no exception. ...
Zillion - Sega Master System

Zillion

By: Tatsunoko Productions Genre: Arcade Adventure Players: 1 Difficulty: Easy-Medium Featured Version: Sega Master System Also Available For: NothingZillion I think it must be an indication of my gaming preferences and heritage that I’ve ...
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Black Belt

Black Belt a.k.a. Hokuto No Ken (1986) By: Sega Genre: Fighting Players: 1 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Sega Master System First Day Score: 209,100 Also Available For: Nothing Download For: Wii Virtual ConsoleApparently inspired ...
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Assault City

Format- Master System Genre- Lightgun shooter You may remember my dismissal of Knife Edge on N64 as a pointless exercise without having an actual light-gun to play it with. Well, Assault City has a gun, but it’s still not much cop. But what ...
The Ninja

The Ninja

Format- Sega Master System Genre- Overhead Ninja Action titleWith such a vague title (and box art) this game promises and threatens in equal measure. It could be the best Ninja game ever, with simple but refined gameplay that takes the genre to new ...
The Flash - Sega Master System - Gameplay Screenshot

The Flash

Let’s start by adding Sega and Probe Entertainment to the List of Flash’s Rogues’ Gallery, because they seem to be more against him than with him. Clearly, they were trying to ride the Sonic popularity wave from 2 years prior and make a “sequel” ...
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Bomber Raid

Bomber Raid (1988) By: Sanritsu Denki / Sega  Genre: Shooting  Players: 1  Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Sega Master System  First Day Score: 78,100 Also Available For: NothingAs much affection as I have for the Master System, it didn’t ...
Fantasy Zone 2 - Sega Master System - Gameplay Screenshot

Fantasy Zone 2

Fantasy Zone 2 (1987) By: Sega  Genre: Shooting  Players: 1  Difficulty: Medium-Hard Featured Version: Sega Master System  First Day Score: 40,000 Also Available For: Arcade, Nintendo NES, MSX Download For: Wii Virtual ConsoleSega pretty much ...
TransBot - Master System - Gameplay Screenshot

TransBot

TransBot (1986) By: Sega  Genre: Shooting  Players: 1  Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Master System  First Day Score: 36,940 Also Available For: Nothing Despite being pretty popular here in the UK, the Master System was never really the most ...
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Penguin Land

Penguin Land (1987) By: Sega Genre: Platform / Puzzle Players: 1 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Sega Master System First Day Score: 9,450 Also Available For: Sega SG-1000 Back in the late 80’s when my beloved Master System was my console ...
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Double Dragon

Double Dragon (1988) By: Technos Japan Corp Genre: Fighting Players: 1-2 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Sega Master System Also Available For: Arcade, NES, GameBoy, MegaDrive/Genesis, PC, Amiga, C64, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Almost all games have ...
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Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars review

  Alex Kidd title screen Let’s be frank. Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars is a very weird and very frustrating platformer from the early ages of the 8-bit era. It was one of my first Sega Master System games, and one of the only ones that I could ...