Sega fans planning to purchase will have to import the retro console from Japan. Additionally, the company estimates that it will sell about a tenth of the inventory it had during to US and European consumers. Sega made the .
This was announced by a Sega spokesman The company originally planned to only release the Genesis Mini 2 in Japan, but “by using Amazon’s ‘Japan Store’ system, we found that at least a small number of units could be sold through Amazon.com, well part was allocated to make the North American version.” With $22 shipping out of the country, US consumers can expect to pay around $125 to import the retro console once it’s available on .
That’s a hefty price hike considering the original Genesis Mini launched at a cheaper $80. The new console will feature over 50 titles including Sonic CD, Virtual Racing, OutRun, Shining Force CD and fantasy zone. Judging by the packaging, it also comes with a six-button controller. One of the few complaints we had with the original was that it came with a cramped three-button gamepad.
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https://www.engadget.com/sega-genesis-mini-2-stock-limited-182523253.html?src=rss Sega Genesis Mini 2 stock will be extremely limited in the US