Opinion: M2 and Sega are making a Genesis Mini, and Sega Ages News!

4/20 Update! Sega announced the next 10 games for both the Japanese and International versions of the Genesis Mini. And it was enough for me to say “I need to preorder this now”. The NA release will add: Earthworm Jim Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse World of Illusion Starring Mickey…

Opinion: Developer Profile – Rieko Kodama

Rieko Kodama has been one of the creative forces of Sega since the 1980s, where she began as an artist working on titles like Champion Boxing, Ninja Princess, Alex Kidd in Miracle World and more. However, when the Master System needed a killer RPG app to compete against Enix’s Famicom smash Dragon Quest, she would…

Opinion: The Dreamcast is 19 years old today!

Continuing a fine LVLS tradition, I mark the anniversary of Sega’s last console every year with some sort of post, as it was a super pivotal system for my youth and remains a pretty damn impressive machine, despite its short shelf life. Bringing the likes of Skies of Arcadia, Soul Calibur, Street Fighter Alpha 3,…