SEGA has just announced SEGA Genesis Classic Collection Gold Edition, which will be released for the PC and contain 46 classic Genesis games. A full list of the games has not been announced yet, but Sonic 2, Shining Force, Toe Jam & Earl, Sonic 3D Blast, and Virtua Fighter 2 have been confirmed.
This was announced by SEGA America, I assume SEGA Europe will stop releasing volumes and do this bigger collection as well. The collection is expected to hit store shelves on March 15th. Hit the jump for the press release (which says you can get the full list of games at SEGA.com, but at this time it’s not on there).
RELIVE A GOLDEN ERA WITH SEGA!
Discover a new favorite, or rediscover an old friend from SEGA’s classic Genesis titles
LONDON & SAN FRANCISCO (February 17, 2011) – SEGA® Europe Ltd. and SEGA® America Inc. today announced SEGA Genesis Classic Collection Gold Edition™, the ultimate collection of SEGA Genesis™ games for the PC. This special edition consists of 46 classic Genesis titles and will hit North American stores on March 15.
SEGA Genesis Classic Collection Gold Edition will have configuring keyboard support which provides a personalised gaming experience, as well as a multiplayer mode for a select number of titles. The save and load functionality included in all the games allows you to pick up and play all games at the exact point you left off.
So whether you prefer the super high speeds of Sonic The Hedgehog™ 2, the in-depth gameplay of Shining Force™ or fighting your way through the ranks of Virtua Fighter™ 2, SEGA Genesis Classic Collection Gold Edition is the definitive compilation for any fan of SEGA games from the nostalgic Genesis console’s era.