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Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 3
80
4.5
Xbox 360
77
4.5
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Description

Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection is a collection of SEGA Genesis, Master System and SEGA Arcade game titles. The entire compilation has been geared to display in 720p HD resolution (upscalable to 1080p), and includes an optional graphics filter for smoothing jagged edges. SEGA has also included a number of Achievements (360) and Trophies (PS3).

Each Genesis title has also viewable box and cartridge artwork. Additionally, the collection includes the unlockable developer interviews present in the SEGA Genesis Collection, previously released on the PS2 and PSP.

The collection contains about 49 games. The 40 Genesis titles are:Nine extra unlockable titles:
  • Alien Syndrome (Arcade)
  • Altered Beast (Arcade)
  • Congo Bongo (Arcade)
  • Fantasy Zone (Arcade)
  • Golden Axe Warrior (Master System)
  • Phantasy Star (Master System)
  • Shinobi (Arcade)
  • Space Harrier (Arcade)
  • Zaxxon (Arcade)

Screenshots

Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection Xbox 360 And Streets with the smoothing filter.
Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection Xbox 360 The interface allows you to sort, rate, and play the games.
Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection Xbox 360 Each game has a museum section with history....
Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection Xbox 360 Compared to the original to Phantasy Star IV

Alternate Titles

  • "SEGA Mega Drive Ultimate Collection" -- European title

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The Press Says

The Video Game Critic Xbox 360 Apr 02, 2009 A 100
The Review Busters PlayStation 3 2009 9 out of 10 90
IGN PlayStation 3 Feb 12, 2009 9 out of 10 90
That Gaming Site PlayStation 3 Feb 18, 2009 9 out of 10 90
GameDaily PlayStation 3 Feb 11, 2009 8 out of 10 80
UOL Jogos Xbox 360 Feb 23, 2009 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Games Radar Xbox 360 Feb 11, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Games Radar PlayStation 3 Feb 11, 2009 8 out of 10 80
1UP PlayStation 3 Feb 18, 2009 B 75
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Xbox 360 Feb 24, 2009 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

It received the award for Best Anthology in GameShark's Game of the Year Awards 2009.

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