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Retro Gaming 101: Sega Master System

I’ve been impressed with’s Retro Gaming 101 series of articles. For the younger or newer gamer they serve as an introduction into the history of the medium, covering both popular and obscure hardware alike.


Recently Chrono put together a guide for Sega’s first international console, the Master System. While it saw excellent sales in South America and Europe, it had a more difficult time in the North American market. Technically superior to Nintendo’s NES, the SMS has quite a few entertaining titles for it and some unique accessories. I pull mine out every once in a while for some Fantasy Zone!

Get your background education about one of Sega’s earliest home consoles!

  • Hey thanks! Glad you found it useful.
    We’re hoping to publish the NES one soon (finally)

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