THE PAST COMES ALIVE AS SEGA SUPPORTS NINTENDO REVOLUTIONâS VIRTUAL CONSOLE
LONDON & SAN FRANCISCO (March 23, 2006) â SEGA Europe Ltd. & SEGA of America, Inc. today announced that they will be providing SEGA titles as part of the Virtual Console system for Nintendoâs new generation console Nintendo Revolution.
âSEGA continues to develop innovative ways to showcase its new generation leadership,â says Naoya Tsurumi, Chief Executive Officer, SEGA of America, Inc. and SEGA Europe, Ltd. âSEGAâs support of the Virtual Console system will introduce more gamers to classic Genesis hits and reinvigorate many of our popular brands.â
Nintendoâs Virtual Console will allow Revolution owners to download and play classic NES, SNES and Genesis games through the Revolution network. With a game library of more than 1,000 titles for the Genesis, SEGA is planning to provide a âbest ofâ selection for gamers, enabling them to relive their favorite titles.