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Built like a brick

Advantages: Hard to break
Disadvantages: Graphics could be better

...just can`t beat the old Sega Megadrive, I know it`s not state of the art in gaming and graphics, but it`s proved a firm favourite of my 7yr old son and all his mates. My son can demolish anything, shove him in an empty room and he`ll still find someth ...

sue26 09.07.2002 · Read full review
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Sega Mega-Drive II

Advantages: Pretty console, good games
Disadvantages: Highly priced games, couldn't handle 3D, very few games with save feature

The Mega-Drive marked the beginning of the end of my social life. I got this, my first ever games console for Christmas in 1994 (is it really that long ago?) and whilst by today's standards its technologically ancient, it delivered a huge amount of simple ...

tom1clare 01.07.2003 · Read full review
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The Big Black Brick of Love

Advantages: Nice comfy big pad, looked very black, had some kick-ass games.
Disadvantages: Being an old console, sometimes took it upon itself to crash. And, with no save facility...

Choosing Sega over the competitors was easy - this was their console golden age (days long gone unfortunately) - even a starry-eyed Sonic lover like myself could see, however, that the end was nigh - just by looking at some of those SNES games. And the fo ...

LMcShera 07.08.2001 · Read full review
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Sega megadrive 90's legend

Advantages: Classic gaming console
Disadvantages: It is over 22 years old so you can guess

I owned a sega megadrive for the first time back in 1990 when my dad brought me and my brother one to share at xmas. The megadrive is a simple 16bit console that went head to head with its main rival Nintendo and had two of the classic gaming franchi ...

Graham1984 07.03.2012 · Read full review
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The 16-Bit Console Wars

Advantages: Fun and cheap, both options available
Disadvantages: Not so good compared to modern equivalents

...This review is not intended to try and persuade or dissuade anyone into buying a Sega Megadrive, so I suppose by default it shouldn't be written. But I enjoy reminiscing about my youth, hopefully you will too if you are of a similar upbringing, this is my ...

gunmenoftheapocalypse 28.04.2004 · Read full review
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