Famitsu Shares Its Top-40 Games Wishlist For The Mega Drive Mini



After Sega announced the micro-console, tentatively called the “Mega Drive Mini,” at Sega Fes 2018 earlier this month, we’ve all been putting together our wishlists of classic titles, and Famitsu joined in on the fun in the latest issue of the weekly magazine.


Here are the top-40 titles Famitsu’s writers and editors put together as their wishlist for the Mega Drive Mini:


1.) Shining Force: The Legacy of great Intention

2.) Landstalker: The Treasures of King Nole

3.) Gunstar Heroes


5.) Shining in the Darkness

5.) Vampire Killer

7.) Advanced Daisenryaku: Doitsu Dengeki Sakusen

7.) Contra: The Hard Corps

7.) Sonic the Hedgehog

7.) Phantasy Star II

7.) Yu Yu Hakusho: Makyo Toitsusen

12.) Thunder Force IV

12.) Shining Force II

12.) Sorcerian

12.) Ghouls ‘n Ghosts

12.) Herzog Zwei

12.) Lunar: The Silver Star (Mega-CD)

18.) Thunder Force III

18.) Silpheed (Mega-CD)

18.) Phantasy Star III: Generations of Doom

18.) Streets of Rage 2

18.) Rent A Hero

23.) Tetris (Not released in the past)

23.) Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millennium

25.) Sonic the Hedgehog 2

25.) Bahamut Senki

25.) Phantasy Star Fukkokuban

25.) Puyo Puyo

25.) Streets of Rage

25.) Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker

31.) Columns

32.) Altered Beast

33.) Dyna Brothers 2

34.) Chelnov

35.) Puyo Puyo 2

36.) Monster World IV

37.) Lunar: Eternal Blue (Mega-CD)

38.) Gauntlet

39.) Golden Axe

40.) Thunder Force II MD


The Mega Drive Mini is expected to release in 2018 as part of the system’s 30th anniversary.

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