RetroCollect FM - Retro Gaming Podcast
Issue 18: Sega Master SystemMarch 01, 2015 RetroCollect
Released in Japan in 1985 as the Sega Mark III, The Master System eventually made it's way to US and UK shores in 1986 and 1987 respectively. While Nintendo's Entertainment System enjoyed unparalleled success on the other side of the Atlantic, in the UK it was the Master System that arguably won the battle for gamers' cash. In this latest episode of RetroCollect FM, join Adam, Chris and Katsu as they discuss the rise of the Master System, the variants of the hardware, the lesser-known titles available and also some of the hidden features of Sega's precursor to the Mega Drive.