Whereas Japan hadn't been too thrilled, the US loved games like John Madden Football and of course Sonic the Hedgehog, Mario's biggest rival. Fight Sonic's archenemy Dr. Robotnik on this classic console.
Sega Mega Drive, 1988
Game: Sonic the Hedgehog
The Sega Mega Drive is a fourth-generation video game console released by Sega in Japan in 1988. It wasn't until the Mega Drive was released in the US (1989) under the name Genesis that sales really started to take off.