350,000 Sega Genesis Games Sold on Steam in Last Month - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 17 May 2016 / 3,854 Views
Sega released a a new hub for the Genesis library on Windows PC via Steam last month. 350,000 Sega Genesis games have been sold.
The hub for the Genesis, known as the Mega Drive in most regions outside North America, went live on April 28th with added mod support.
"We’re really chuffed that the fans have got behind this update," Sega Europe’s director of digital distribution James Schall said.
"350,000 sales is a phenomenal achievement for content which is over 20 years old! It shows that there’s still a huge following out for the Sega Mega Drive and Genesis, reinvigorated by the fantastic community of modders out there uploading great content."
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