Welcome to Sega Retro, a project from the people behind Sonic Retro. We aim to cover everything possible about Sega from the 1940s to today. We currently are working on 29,182 articles and have many more that are requested to be worked on.
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16 May 2022
We have more than 7,500 Sega games
documented, from the slot machines of old to the cutting-edge titles of today. Every known release from every region of the world, both licensed and unlicensed
, for computers
, consoles, handhelds
and everything in between.
, covers, manuals, media and promotional material
, as well as internal documents you were never meant to see
; Sega Retro has a huge library of high quality scans dating back to 1945
and the database grows every day.
Audio and video
Hundreds of singles and albums, audiobooks, television broadcasts and even a few stage shows, not to mention the company's fondness for karaoke and its two house bands.
Including people, companies, history, toys, merchandise, secrets, venues, events, technical information, interviews... and sweat-powered video games.
On this day, May 17...
May 17 (
- 1987 - Makai Retsuden is released for the Sega Master System in Japan.
- 1991 - Bonanza Bros. is released for the Sega Mega Drive in Japan.
- 1996 - Cubic Gallery, Keiou Yuugekitai: Katsugeki-hen, and Super Real Mahjong P VI are released for the Sega Saturn in Japan. Earthworm Jim 2 is released for the Sega Saturn in North America. Brian Lara Cricket 96 is released for the Sega Mega Drive in Europe.
- 2002 - Gunvalkyrie is released for the Xbox in Europe.
- 2005 - Finny the Fish & the Seven Waters is released for the PlayStation 2 in North America.
- 2006 - Pro Soccer Club o Tsukurou! Europe Championship Final Perfect Guide, a book, is released alongside Amy no Page One for Vodafone Live! (256KB) compatible phones through Sega's Sonic Cafe portal while Puyo Puyo Sun (mobile) is released for Vodafone Live! (3G) compatible phones through Sega's Sega Ages portal in Japan.
- 2007 - Shining Wind Saisoku Guide Book, a book, is released alongside the game it is for, Shining Wind, in Japan.
- 2010 - Sega Complete Pack is released for Steam in North America.
- 2011 - Full Auto is made available for digital download on the Xbox 360 in North America and Europe.
- 2012 - Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode II is released for Android tablets in Japan and worldwide for iOS. Valkyria Chronicles 2: World Artworks, a book, is released in North America.
- 2013 - Sonic the Hedgehog is released for Android devices and iOS in Japan.
- 2016 - Valkyria Chronicles is released for the PlayStation 4 in North America, Europe, and Australia.
- 2018 - Super Monkey Ball 2: Sakura Edition is made available for the Sega Forever service for Android in North America, Europe, and Australia and for iOS in North America. Megacart, an aftermarket SC-3000 game, is released in North America. Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux is made available for digital download on the Nintendo eShop in Europe. Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal is released for the PlayStation 4 in South Korea and Taiwan.
Released on this day
- 1987: Makai Retsuden (Master System, JP)
- 1991: Bonanza Bros. (Mega Drive, JP)
- 1996: Brian Lara Cricket 96 (Mega Drive, EU)
- 1996: Cubic Gallery, Keiou Yuugekitai: Katsugeki-hen, Super Real Mahjong P VI (Saturn, JP)
- 1996: Earthworm Jim 2 (Saturn, US)
- 2002: Nintendo GameCube (GameCube, AU)
- 2002: Gunvalkyrie (Xbox, DE)
- 2005: Finny the Fish & the Seven Waters (PlayStation 2, US)
- 2006: Pro Soccer Club o Tsukurou! Europe Championship Final Perfect Guide (Book, JP)
- 2006: Amy no Page One (Vodafone Live! (256KB), JP)
- 2006: Puyo Puyo Sun (Vodafone Live! (3G), JP)
- 2007: Shining Wind Saisoku Guide Book (Book, JP)
- 2007: Shining Wind (PlayStation 2, JP)
- 2010: Sega Complete Pack (Steam, US)
- 2011: Full Auto (Xbox 360, US)
- 2012: Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode II (Android, JP)
- 2012: Valkyria Chronicles 2: World Artworks (Book, US)
- 2013: Sonic the Hedgehog (Android, JP)
- 2016: Valkyria Chronicles (PlayStation 4, US)
- 2018: Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux (Nintendo 3DS, EU)
- 2018: Super Monkey Ball 2: Sakura Edition (Android, US)
- 2018: Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal (PlayStation 4, KR)
- 2018: Megacart (SC-3000, US)
You can become a part of the Sega Retro community in several different ways:
- Sign up for a Sega Retro account and become part of our group of editors (If you have a Sonic Retro account please use the same username for your account here)
- We have lots of game pages that are in desperate need of more information. If you know your way around some of these games, help us out by telling us how to play or what to expect. We also have many pages that still need to be made.
- We are always on the lookout for high quality, unmarked, genuine game media scans. If you notice a poor quality or missing scan of a game you have, please help by making a scan and replacing the bad one.
- Log on to Discord and join #sega, our dedicated channel
- From another country or speak another language? Help us by providing otherwise difficult-to-get information about Sega in mainland Europe, Asia, Africa, and South America, or by translating texts.
- Short on ideas? Visit the "to do" page
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