SEGA is celebrating its upcoming 60th anniversary in type by launching four new Game Gear Mini consoles. Based on the unique Game Gear handheld console launched in 1990, the Game Gear Mini is a miniaturized model of SEGA’s solely handheld console.
“Miniaturized” could be placing it calmly, although, because the Game Gear Mini is actually diminutive. While the unique was designed to be comfortably used with two palms, the Game Gear Mini can match totally throughout the palm of 1 hand.
The aim right here appears much less to be a sensible handheld console and extra of a nostalgic paraphernalia for followers of the unique or those that like to gather gaming gear. But when you do intend to play significantly on these, SEGA will supply a variation of the Big Window accent, just like the one made for the unique console. Like the unique Big Window, the one designed for Game Gear Mini will simply snap on and amplify the 1.15-inch show.
The Game Gear Mini is available in four colours, black, blue, yellow, and crimson. The variations listed here are greater than pores and skin deep, as every of those shade variants include a special set of video games. As you’d have guessed, the Game Gear Mini would not assist recreation cartridges from the unique console however as a substitute has a handful of video games pre-installed on its inside flash storage.
Black Blue Yellow Red
Depending on the colour you select, you’ll get:
- Black Model: Sonic the Hedgehog, Puyo Puyo 2, Out Run, Royal Stone
- Blue Model: Sonic Chaos, Gunstar Heroes, Sylvan Tale, Baku Baku Animal
- Yellow Model: Shining Force Gaiden, Shining Force: The Sword of Hajya, Shining Force Gaiden: Final Conflict, Nazo Puyo: Arle no Ru
- Red Model: Revelations: The Demon Slayer, Megami Tensei Gaiden: Last Bible Special, The G.G. Shinobi, Columns
Again, the intention right here appears to be for you to gather all four than simply choose one. And when you do choose all four at launch, SEGA may also throw within the Big Window accent for free.
The Game Gear Micro runs on two AAA batteries, which supplies about three hours of battery life. It additionally has a single mono speaker together with a headphone jack.
The SEGA Game Gear Micro is at present solely introduced for Japan and can go on sale on October 6. Each particular person shade variant is priced at 4980 Japanese Yen, which is about $45.