The Sega Genesis was a 16-Bit gaming console and released to North America in 1988. Ultimate the Sega Genesis playform would be Sega's most successful home console selling around 40 million units worldwide. It competed with the Super Nintendo and both exchanged blows through heated ad campaigns introducing gamers to the first official "Console Wars". The Genesis has a large and varied game catalog and is a favorite among collectors. Visit http://www.Sega-16.com, the best Classic SEGA resource and community on the net!