Game Gear games will be available the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console, starting this summer. While none of these games have release dates assigned to them, you’ll be able to grab:



Dragon Crystal


Sonic Drift 2

Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble


The Game Gear version of Shinobi is similar to The Revenge of Shinobi in a lot of respects, except it has a Power Rangers twist to it. In Game Gear Shinobi, you can play as five ninjas — red, yellow, blue, pink and green — each with their own abilities.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and a contributing writer at He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.

You may also like

More in Nintendo 3DS