O Mega Drive, 's most successful console Sega, completed 20 anniversary, since its launch in 29 October 1988. In those days I was still playing Atari (probably because the damn market reserve, leaving remnants far), would go through Master System a few years later and finally arrive at Mega Drive (actually a Sega Genesis U.S.) de por time 1991 or 1992 (is difficult to remember), but it came with Sonic, then surely was 1991 and then. Had fun playing with classics like Sonic, Sonic 2, and all other versions, Ayrton Senna's Super Monaco GP II, Streets of Rage (all also), Revenge of Shinobi, Shadow Dancer, QuackShot, Gaiares, Kid Chameleon, Mickey Mouse in the Castle of Illusion e Out Run, just to name some of my favorites.
O Mega Drive, along with the Master System, or Atari 2600 and the Super Nintendo, were part of my childhood. A molecada of hoje, accustomed to Playstation 2, X-Box and laugh like the graphics and sounds of these classic consoles, but fun in the question they undoubtedly leave many recent games consoles back, even with all the technical inferiority. And the more I see modern games, feel more nostalgia for the good old platform games.
The game made a UOL matters very good about 20 years of the Mega Drive, speaking from his predecessor Master System which was not very successful in Japan and across the USA Nintendo, despite having been very successful in Europe and Brazil. Coming to Mega Drive, speaks of the first games that were continuations and conversions of arcade games, where Sega dominava. After the fight the U.S. market with the Super Nintendo, with Sega having the advantage of having arrived at the front and rely on classic games like Sonic and stamped by celebrities like Michael Jackson with Moonwalker, Knockout Boxing com James Buster Douglas e Super Monaco GP II com Ayrton Senna.
The article also talks about the relative commercial failure of accessories Mega Drive, as the Sega CD (which sold well until) e o 32X (yes this a beautiful failure), besides speaking the trajectory of Mega Drive in Brazil, released by Tec Toy and taking long competition only the Super Nintendo smuggled, since Nintendo only arrived here officially with Playtronic, much later.
Matter only owed more to a critique of the current version Mega Drive, manufactured by Tec Toy, in his version sandwich, you just missed George Foreman for stamping layer, just like games in memory, week slot cartucho, with both the design of the console controls as totally depersonalized, and a processor that is suspected not be the same anymore, due to slowdowns in some games. There are even those who say that only emulates the console Mega Drive today, since he is also able to run games adapted for mobile phones, then it is possible that the Mega Drive is a current processor phone with Java virtual machine to run the mobile games for Electronic Arts (Fifa 2008™, Need for Speed Pro Street™, The Sims 2™ e Sim City™) and an emulator to run the games Mega Drive. But these speculations only Tec Toy, or someone who has the courage to spend money on it and give it a good poke around, may respond.