Category: Genesis / Mega Drive
Demons of Asteborg (Update December 2020) (WIP) (Genesis Game)

Demons of Asteborg is a new original and challenging 2D-platform game mixing action, little puzzles and strategy coming soon for the SEGA Mega Drive and Genesis, Windows, Mac, Linux and Nintendo Switch. This 16-bit game will bring back many memories to the retro-lovers.

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As you know, it’s been a while since we gave any news, we’re working hard because we had plan to release the game at the end of 2020, however we were finally able to quantify in a concrete and realistic way the remaining work, so here is the definitive planning for the release :

– December 2020 : Level design, Bosses and enemies AI complete.
– January 2021 : Scenario and fine-tuning.
– February 2021 : Test phase.
– March 2021 : Official release, preparation and shipment of cartridges.

We can’t wait to release the game !

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MegaXmas’89 (Genesis Game)

MegaXmas’89 by Nekojita is a new Christmas themed skiing game inspired by the Windows game SkiFree and runs on the Sega Genesis and Mega Drive. Dodge obstacles, collect presents, watch out for snowboarders, do tricks and avoid the Krampus!

To run the ROM, load the MegaXmas89.bin file with a Sega Genesis / Mega Drive emulator or place the ROM on a flash cartridge to run on real hardware and FPGA or clone consoles.

We love the holidays and we love Sega. We’re bringing the two together with new holiday games for the Genesis / Mega Drive starting with MegaXmas’89!

MegaXmas’89 is region free and has been optimized for JP, NTSC, PAL, and SECAM to give players from all regions the same game experience.

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Phantom Gear (WIP) (Commercial) (Genesis Game)

Phantom Gear mixes elements from a variety of classic action platformers for a unique and exciting package, and allows players to approach the game how they see fit. Lock ‘n’ load to power through levels, or use your skills and abilities to search for Gears and Orbs.

Watch this video on YouTube.

The game has been funded in 2019 via Kickstarter and is due to release soon!

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How to Quickly Generate C Prototype Functions in VSCode (Genesis misc)

How to Quickly Generate C Prototype Functions in VSCode: One of the cool things that VSCode offers is the support for extensions. And there are a ton of them. There’s pretty much one for every occasion, and if there isn’t, there probably will be soon. And since we use C, an absolute classic of a programming language, there are also some that can help us out with Mega Drive coding! [Follow Link to read on].

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Arapuca (Commercial) (Genesis Game)

Mangangá Team released their Sega Genesis / Mega Drive game Arapuca to the public. The full version of this game has 15 puzzles, 4 original songs and offers lots of fun. The game makes heavy use of Mode7.

arapuca para Mega Drive
Watch this video on YouTube.

Choose one of the cats and help the cat to solve the puzzle of each stage, by placing the objects at the right spot.

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Journey to Oblivion v0.2.1 (WIP) (Genesis Game)

Journey to Oblivion by Mega Studios is a space shooter game for Sega Mega Drive / Sega Genesis, currently in development by Mega Studios. For 2US$ you can get a recent version from itch.io.

Journey to Oblivion - New game for Sega Genesis
Watch this video on YouTube.

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Xump 2 (Commercial Game) (Genesis Game)

Retroguru released an almost brand new puzzle game to the public. Xump 2 has been first released at the demoparty Revision 2017 in Saarbrücken, Germany.

Xump 2 - Back To Space | by Retroguru (Official Trailer)
Watch this video on YouTube.

Now three years later the game is prettier and has developed a lot. The boxed version can be pre-ordered from DragonBox Shop for 29€ excluding shipping.

According the the developers and their Facebook post, the game ROM will be made free by 1st January 2021, which is a really smart move. We hope, other developers will pick up this idea of a boxed release and a free ROM after a while.

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Bio Evil (WIP) (Genesis Game)

PSCD Games work on a Resident Evil style game for Sega Mega Drive / Sega Genesis named Bio Evil.

Resident Evil for Sega Mega Drive/Genesis
Watch this video on YouTube.

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Arkagis Revolution (Commercial) (Genesis Game)

Arkagis Revolution is a new action game for Sega Genesis/Mega Drive with mode-7 like rotation. You play as Lyn, a pilot from the rebels in the Martian nation of Arkagis, in an attempt to free Arkagis from the control of the United Space Colonies. The game is now ready for pre-order by Broke Studios for 45$, excluding shipping. Shipping will happen sometime in May.

Unique features:

* Mode-7 style rotation at full framerate
* Cutscenes featuring voice acting
* Supports 3-button pad, 6-button pad, mouse and/or keyboard
* Available in English, French and Spanish
* Saves progress through 6-digit passwords

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Lethal Wedding (Commercial) (Genesis Game)

Lethal Wedding is a brad new Genesis game published by Mega Cat Studios. It’s a top-down shooter.

When a drug ring of criminal clowns kidnaps the groom the day before the big day, it’s up to the bride to be and her mother-in-law to get him back! Rescue your future husband as you fight through circus freaks, mafia thugs, and killer clowns!

Soon TBA!

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