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Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa

June 29, 2009 8:19 am

Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-OpaTen years have elapsed since Opa-Opa restored peace to the Fantasy Zone. Now history is repeating itself, and the planets that make up the Fantasy Zone once again find themselves attacked by the mastermind of the Nenon planet forces. This mastermind is secretly constructing a huge fortress in the Fantasy Zone and aims to put an end to their ambitious plans. Just as he did 10 years ago, Opa-Opa must do battle to save the Fantasy Zone.

Players: 1

Cost: 500

Controllers: Wii Remote, Classic, & GameCube

Posted by Chris in Sega Master System

Space Harrier

November 3, 2008 8:25 am

Space Harrier was originally released in the arcade in the 1980s, developed by AM2, which also developed OutRun and Afterburner. Space Harrier is widely recognizable by many arcade fans due to its distinctive, colorful art design and its fast-paced action. The SEGA Master System version is considered a solid port of the arcade game, containing 18 levels of intense fun. As the “Space Harrier,” you must fight your way through “The Land of Dragons” and defeat the bosses at the end of each level to restore peace to the land. Are you prepared? Get ready!

Players: 1

Cost: 500

Controllers: Wii Remote, Classic, & GameCube

Posted by Chris in Sega Master System

Sonic The Hedgehog

August 4, 2008 7:10 am

Sonic The HedgehogBased on the original Sega Genesis version, Sonic The Hedgehog was re-created as the first Sonic game for the Sega Master System. Not just a straight port, this version includes new stages, bosses, some different zones and a level map. The most noticeable difference, however, is that the Chaos Emeralds have to be found within certain stages other than the Special Stages. Dash through six Zones (including special zones that were only available for the Sega Master System version) and face Dr. Eggman (a.k.a. Dr. Robotnik) at the end of every Zone.

Players: 1

Cost: 500

Controllers: Wii Remote, Classic, & GameCube

Posted by Chris in Sega Master System

Alex Kidd in Miracle World

June 23, 2008 7:10 am

Alex Kidd in Miracle WorldIn this platformer from the 1980s, you’re Alex Kidd, looking for your lost brother Egle. In order to find your brother, you’ll have to contend with the evil Janken the Great, who will send his henchmen and monsters at you to thwart your progress. One aspect of this adventure is that you’ll have to play the classic game of “rock, paper, scissors” against the henchmen in order to defeat them. With 16 different levels to conquer in order to save Egle, this classic is sure to test your skills and your wits at the same time.

Players: 1

Cost: 500

Controllers: Wii Remote, Classic, & GameCube

Posted by Chris in Sega Master System

Fantasy Zone

April 14, 2008 8:20 am

Take command of the spaceship Opa-Opa and blast your way through various fantastical levels as you try to take out all the enemy bases in each stage. Once you’ve destroyed the bases, you’ll have to beat the stage boss in order to move on to the next level. By using your guns and bombs wisely, you’ll be able to take down your enemies and explore each of the crazy environments in this side-scroller. You can also buy upgraded weapons for your ship by accessing the shop. Various Sega games through the years have referenced the Opa-Opa-now you can play the game that started it all.

Players: 2

Cost: 500

Controllers: Wii Remote, Classic, & GameCube

Posted by Chris in Sega Master System

Wonder Boy

March 31, 2008 7:20 am

As Tom-Tom the Wonder Boy, it’s up to you to rescue your girlfriend Tanya from the vile clutches of the monster that has kidnapped her. To do so, you must navigate a series of worlds in a race against time to reach your goal. Along the way, you’ll battle foes and collect fruit that will add to the amount of time you have to complete your mission. You can also receive helpful power-ups from various eggs, but make sure to avoid the bad eggs and poisonous mushrooms that sap your precious vitality. Find the magic doll in each level to open up hidden areas, and make it to the very end of your journey to rescue your one true love.

Players: 1

Cost: 500

Controllers: Wii Remote, Classic, & GameCube

Posted by Chris in Sega Master System