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New Sega MegaDrive/Genesis Homebrew - Miniplanets
« on: December 14, 2016, 02:16:26 AM »
Indie developer Goto80 is set to release a new game for the Sega MegaDrive./Genesis:  Miniplanets!  The game is a pseudo-3D platformer starring a little red character who vaguely resembles Opa Opa from Sega's Fantasy Zone games.  In Miniplanets each level takes the form of a spherical maze, which you have to navigate to find the keys which in turn open a portal to the next sphere. The programmers use sprites to create the illusion of a sphere is pretty nifty.


The game will be getting a proper release on cartridge, complete with box and manual sometime in 2017 but no date has been set.  The box art is shown above and below is a video sampling the gameplay. 


Source:  Retro Maniac Magazine
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Re: New Sega MegaDrive/Genesis Homebrew - Miniplanets
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2016, 02:28:11 AM »
That is a great looking game. Looks like a lot of fun.

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Re: New Sega MegaDrive/Genesis Homebrew - Miniplanets
« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2016, 02:34:13 AM »
The gameplay looks rather addicting!
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Re: New Sega MegaDrive/Genesis Homebrew - Miniplanets
« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2016, 22:13:03 PM »
That looks awesome.. wow..
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