Retro Consoles | Sega and Atari

We've heard all about the Mini SNES coming soon, but that's not where this madness ends. Along with Nintendo's retro console, AtGames are releasing a retro Sega Mega Drive (Genesis) and also the Atari 2600. While the idea of these retro re-releases is sound, the reality is quite painful. I have fond memories of playing on all of these consoles as a kid, however time has played its role in kicking the living crap out of our beloved games of old. Nostalgia is a wonderful thing and can often help companies make money from making us remember the good old days.
The sad reality of this all is that these consoles are never going to be what we remember them to be. The build quality of them is questionable and the way the games play are going to be absolutely atrocious compared to anything we have on the shelves today. Often when I take a walk down memory lane and plug in one of my old consoles that I never got rid of, I quickly pack it all back up and pretend that it never happened.
Retro games that stand the test of time are rare. Having money in my bank account is even rarer. I believe these retro consoles are amazing and serve extremely well for a collectors item and look sweet on a shelf, but as for setting one up and having a play. I'll head over to my current generation of equipment and enjoy the progress that has been made in the gaming world.

If you're certain you want to grab one of these relics as a memento of your childhood, here's a list of the games that will come with their respective units:

AtGames Sega Game List (titles vary by system):
Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle, Alien Storm, Altered Beast, Arrow Flash, Bonanza Bros., Chakan: The Forever Man, Columns, Columns III, Comix Zone, Crack Down, Decap Attack, Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine, ESWAT: City Under Siege, Eternal Champions, Fatal Labyrinth, Flicky, Gain Ground, Golden Axe, Golden Axe II, Golden Axe III, Jewel Master, Kid Chameleon, Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat II, Mortal Kombat III, Phantasy Star II, Phantasy Star III, Phantasy Star IV, Ristar, Shadow Dancer: The Secret of Shinobi, Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master, Sonic & Knuckles, Sonic Spinball, Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic the Hedgehog II, Sonic 3D Blast - Flickie's Island, Sword Of Vermilion, The Ooze, Vectorman, Vectorman II, Virtua Fighter II, Shining Force: The Legacy of Great Intention, Shining Force II: The Ancient Seal, Shining in the Darkness, Super Thunder Blade, Adventure in the Park, Cross the road, Jack's Pea, Jewel Magic, Curling 2010, Plumbing Contest, Maze 2010, Wall-Breaking, Bubbles Master, Snowboarding, Break the Fireline, Fish Tank Live, Mahjong Solitaire, Hangman, Warehouse Keeper, Chess, Memory, Snake, Air Hockey, Spider, Naval Power, Mr. Balls, Cannon, Fight or Lose, Bottle Taps Race, Bomber, Checker, Hexagonos, Sonic Chaos, Sonic Drift 2, Sonic Triple Trouble, Tails Adventure, Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars, Alex Kidd in High Tech World, Alex Kidd in Miracle World, Baku Animal, Dragon Crystal, Fantasy Zone, Fantasy Zone The Maze, Phantasy Star.
AtGames Atari Game List (titles vary by system):
3-D Tic-Tac-Toe, Adventure, Adventure II, Air·Sea Battle, Aquaventure, Asteroids, Atari Climber, Backgammon, Basketball, Black Jack, Bowling, Breakout®, Canyon Bomber®, Centipede®, Championship Soccer, Circus Atari, Combat®, Combat® Two, Crystal Castles®, Demons to Diamonds™, Desert Falcon, Dodge'Em, Double Dunk™, Fatal Run, Flag Capture, Football, Frog Pond, Fun with Numbers, Golf, Gravitar®, Hangman, Haunted House®, Home Run, Human Cannonball™, Indy 500, Maze Craze, Miniature Golf, Missile Command, Millipede, MotoRodeo, NightDriver™, Off The Wall, Outlaw™, Pong® (Video Olympics), Radar Lock™, Realsports® Baseball, Realsports® Basketball, Realsports® Soccer, Realsports® Volleyball, Return to Haunted House, Saboteur®, Save Mary, Secret Quest,  Sky Diver, Slot Machine, Slot Racers, Solaris, Space War, Sprintmaster, Star Ship, Steeplechase, Stellar Track ™, Street Racer,  Submarine Commander®, Super Baseball, Super Breakout®, Super Football, Surround, Swordquest: Earthworld™, Swordquest: Fireworld™, Swordquest: Waterworld™, Tempest®, Video Checkers, Video Chess, Video Pinball, Wizard, Warlords, Yars’ Return, Yars’ Revenge®, Barnstorming, Beamrider, Boxing, Bridge, Checkers, Chopper Command, Cosmic Commuter, Crackpots, Decathlon, Dolphin, Dragster, Enduro, Fishing Derby, Freeway, Frostbite, Grand Prix, H.E.R.O., Ice Hockey, Kaboom!, Keystone Kapers, Laser Blast, Megamania, Oink!, Pitfall!, Plaque Attack, Pressure Cooker, Private Eye, River Raid, River Raid II, Robot Tank, Seaquest, Skiing, Sky Jinks, Space Shuttle, Spider Fighter, Stampede, Starmaster, Tennis, Dan Kitchen's Tomcat, Air Raiders ™ , Armor Ambush ™, Astroblast ™ , Dark Cavern ™ (Night Stalker) , International Soccer ™ , Super Challenge ™  Baseball (Major League Baseball), Super Challenge ™  Football (NFL Football), Space Attack™ , Star Strike™, Frogs and Flies, Sea Battle ™ , Sword Fight™.

Aussie Gamers Express
27th June 2017
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