TRAILER | X360 Thursday, June 11, 2009 | 3:49 PM

Genesis games invade XBLA

Genesis games invade XBLA

Sega is about to fill the Xbox Live Arcade with some good ol' Genesis games. Games such as Sonic 3, Altered Beast, Shinobi, Comix Zone or Gunstar Heroes will be sold 400 MS Points each. Here is a small trailer, which should motivate you (or not) to buy some of these.


Vintage collection Spring trailer
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Commented on 2009-06-11 16:46:02
Weren't these the games on the Ultimate Genesis collection disc that came out a few months back? I would think it be cheaper to buy that at $30 and get all these games plus more.
Commented on 2009-06-11 16:53:52
its probably for gamers who only want one of those games... like, sonic 3.
isnt that pretty obvious?
Commented on 2009-06-11 16:57:47 In reply to JaiBiz
Posted by JaiBiz
its probably for gamers who only want one of those games... like, sonic 3.
isnt that pretty obvious?
the end
Commented on 2009-06-11 17:13:00
Tempted to buy Sonic 3, but do we know when Sonic & Knuckles is coming?
Commented on 2009-06-11 17:45:27 In reply to WinterSnowblind
The original press release said late summer 2009. Probably after the Summer of Arcade event.
Commented on 2009-06-11 18:28:21
I might buy the Sonic game. I grew up with some of the older ones, so that'd be sweet.
Commented on 2009-06-11 20:57:01
Sonic 3 only 400 points? Bargain tastic!
Commented on 2009-06-11 22:16:19
Gunstar Heroes was a damn great game.
Commented on 2009-06-11 22:30:26
Shinobi sucks ! It's none of the two Genesis games but the Arceade version.
Even Shadow Dancer on Genesis was better than this.
Sonic 3, Comix Zone and Gunstar Heroes are pretty tempting though.
Will buy for sure. :-D
Commented on 2009-06-11 23:43:46
Altered beast with achievements? Bring it on!
Commented on 2009-06-12 00:58:13
needs moar alex kidd
Commented on 2009-06-13 14:28:13
Well, what can i say...the achievements were really lame, got all but two in like 30 minutes of playing (altered beast) and the remaining two are a coming. Still fun though. I jsut want Alien Soldier added to the list ^^
Commented on 2009-06-14 18:36:20 In reply to Ridonkeykong
Posted by Ridonkeykong
needs moar alex kidd
this.

I'm not sure if I'll pick up any of the games, but it's nice to see they've settled with a good/resonable price on them.
Commented on 2009-06-15 09:37:36
its for the PSN as well. Just saying, i've been playing Gunstar Heroes with folks via online co-op.

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