These Game Gear Games are Coming Soon to 3DS Virtual Console


Let the Nintendo-Sega love fest continue!

In addition to announcing a strategic partnership to put the next three Sonic the Hedgehog games exclusively on Nintendo platforms, the two gaming industry giants are collaborating to make a collection of Game Gear oldies available on the 3DS Virtual Console service.

Those games are:

• Columns
• Crystal Warriors
• Defenders of Oasis
• Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
• G-LOC: Air Battles
• Shining Force II: The Sword of Hajya
• Sonic Blast
• Sonic Drift 2
• Sonic Labyrinth
• Sonic the Hedgehog
• Sonic the Hedgehog 2
• Tails Adventure
• Vampire: Master of Darkness

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