No give 09/09/2016 came my Dossier OLD!Gamer: Mega Drive! It is the fourth volume of the collection File OLD!Gamer. Who monitors the Skooter Blog have probably seen around my evaluation of the first two volumes,the Dossier OLD!Gamer: Master System, the Dossier OLD!Gamer: Super Nintendo, and the Dossier OLD!Gamer: Playstation.
With the success of the first dossier, about the Master System, the Publisher Europe decided to launch the OLD File Collection!Complete gamer, with books on the Super Nintendo, the PlayStation, the Mega Drive, the MSX, the Atari 2600 and Nintendo (8 bits). It as I commented here in Skooter Blog, I got this collection on pre-sale and I am getting the volumes as they are released.
Dossier OLD!Gamer: Mega Drive
As well as the three previous volumes, the Dossier OLD!Gamer: Mega Drive good fancy. Are 296 pages, with the first part bringing the story of the Mega Drive, with great wealth of details. There's also a session including some personality of Sega, a session with the Mega Drive hardware, with the various models of the console and finally a session with 46 accessories.
The second part brings the plug of the 612 the games Mega Drive, separated by year of release, from 1988 a 2010. Following the line of the collection, for every game there is at least one screenshot, a short description and a technical data sheet with release date, Developer, Publisher, gender, amount of players, etc. Are up to 4 Games pages, but the most famous games gain more space, until an entire page. There are icons to identify games released in Brazil by Tec Toy, differentiating games that were released only on the Sega CD version or Sega Genesis version only when this is the case.
The games also features icons for games released only in Japan, games that have been translated by fans into English, games released for the Sega CD, games released for the 32 x, games released for the Sega CD 32 x, Games compatible with the Mega Mouse, Team Player-compatible games and games compatible with the Sega Manacer.
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