If you missed the news, Sega has announced that it's going to be bringing the upcoming SEGA Genesis Mini 2 (or SEGA Mega Drive Mini 2) to the west, as well as the company's homeland of Japan. If you're wanting to secure one for yourself, you've absolutely come to the right place.
If you'd like to learn more about the mini console before buying, make sure to check out our dedicated guide: Mega Drive Mini 2 Games List - Every Genesis And Mega CD Game Announced. The system launches on 27th October.
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Where To Pre-Order SEGA Genesis Mini 2 In North America
In North America, SEGA has confirmed that the Genesis Mini 2 will be exclusive to Amazon. The product page has already appeared below, albeit with a rather surprising price point of $103.80 at the time of writing.
Naturally, with the console supposedly being exclusive to Amazon, you won't find one anywhere else:
What About Europe?
In Europe, the Mega Drive Mini 2 will again be exclusive to Amazon at a price of £104.99.
Pre-Order The Japanese SEGA Mega Drive Mini 2
If you're happy enough picking up the Japanese edition of the console, or if you simply want one for your collection anyway, sites like Amazon Japan and Play-Asia offer international shipping.
Where To Buy The Original SEGA Genesis Mini
Stock of the original SEGA Genesis / Mega Drive Mini isn't easy to come by these days – especially at normal prices. Our dedicated buying guide contains links to the original product pages of all the major retailers who stocked the console when it was readily available, but expect prices to be wildly over RRP these days – if they have any left at all!
Your best bet might actually be to search for the system on eBay. Good luck!
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