There are very few people who have never heard of the Sega console that was in every home and kept the leisure of children and adults in the eighties of the last century. Today, the best games for Sega have become part of the global gaming pool and remain popular ones.
The company’s history with Sega is very interesting. In the 1940s, Sega produced jukeboxes and slot machines. After the end of World War II, the subject was outlawed and the company was forced to relocate to Japan.
The company began producing its first electrified gaming machines in the late 1950s, and in the 1980s the Golden Gaming Age began, when the Sega brand became known to every child and adult on Earth.
The best games on Sega include even old designs from 40 years ago. Today, they attract the curiosity of gamers and even compete with innovative 3D projects that operate only on high-performance computers.
Best Sega games of all time
The Sega game rating is formed according to three methods that divide the games into three categories, such as best-selling games (bestselling and profitable for developers), and user sympathy leaders (by the number of positive reviews of gamers) and the best according to independent critics and rating agencies.
We should clarify that Sega games added to different ratings may differ in popularity.
Here is a list of Sega’s top three selling projects.
- «Sonic the Hedgehog». Users bought more than 15 million units complete with.
- «Sonic the Hedgehog 2». More than 7 million copies were purchased.
- «Disney Aladdin» and «Sonic the Hedgehog 3» share the third position. They have sold 4 million copies each.
The Hedgehog game was designed to popularise the brand and introduce the company’s symbol (mascot) to consumers. The game had dynamic gameplay. The fun story gained users’ sympathy for decades and the series was extended several times.
Sonic the Hedgehog was also praised by critics. Music and voice quality, visual effects and gameplay received the best praise.
«Sonic the Hedgehog» made Sega the main competitor of another one called Nintendo.
Old but valuable
The list of games that have been popular with gamers for decades has had a long-time favourite in the form of Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3, which was released between 1995 and 1996. Critics call it the best fighting of all time. High-quality graphics and musical resistance, the 23 leading characters and dynamic gameplay are the factors that turn this game into a cult blockbuster. Fans of this style in gaming can add this project to the list of Must-Have their personal gaming fund.
The Sega Global Fan Community compiled their own ranking of the best games:
- Dune 2: Battle for Arrakis. 1993.
- Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3. 1996.
- Shining Force II. 1993.
Critics have named their list of leaders. Comix Zone, Zero Tolerance, Batman and Robin were once considered the best in terms of graphics, storylines, gameplay and sound support.