Sega to Release Game Gear Micro to Celebrate 60th Birthday

Sega announced today the Game Gear Micro will launch later this year to celebrate the company’s 60th birthday.

The console will launch in Japan on October 6. A North American release has not been announced.

The handheld will launch in four different model colors, each featuring four different games.

  • Black: Sonic the Hedgehog, Puyo Puyo 2, Out Run, Royal Stone
  • Blue: Sonic Chaos, Gunstar Heroes, Sylvan Tale, Baku Baku Animal
  • Yellow: Shining Force Gaiden, Shining Force: The Sword of Hajya, Shining Force Gaiden: Final Conflict, Nazo Puyo: Arle no Ru
  • Red: The Demon Slayer, Megami Tensei Gaiden: Last Bible Special, The G.G. Shinobi, Columns

The consoles will measure 80mm x 43mm x 20mm with a 1.15-inch display, one mono speaker and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It is powered via USB cable or two AAA batteries.

If all four versions are pre-ordered in the same transaction, players will receive the Big Window Micro magnifying glass, a recreation of the Big Window released for the original console.

The Big Window Micro magnifying glass accessory for the Sega Game Gear Micro