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  Sega Astro City Mini is now available in Europe!
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06/25/2021
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]

Saint-Ouen, France – June 25th 2021 – Just For Games and Sega Toys, a company of Sega Sammy Group, is proud to share today the availability of the arcade-inspired console, the Sega Astro City Mini.
 

The Sega Astro City Mini console and Sega Astro City Control Pad are now available everywhere in Europe! Arcade Stick are coming on your way a bit later... They'll now arrive in July!
 

The Astro City Mini console is a 1/6 scale true reproduction of the original arcade cabinet. The Astro City Mini has 36 classic arcade Sega games pre-installed, including the 720P-HD version of Virtua Fighter. It also includes a fantastic title never publicly released before in the game centers and mainly known by experts, Dottori Kun, raising the total number of games to discover or rediscover to 37!
 

Find all information about the Sega Astro City Mini products on our website !
 

Game List :

 

Virtual Fighter

Space Harrier

Rad Mobile

Fantasy Zone

Altered Beast

Golden Axe

Golden Axe – The Revenge Of Death Adder

Alien Syndrome

Alien Storm

Wonder Boy

Wonder Boy In Monster Land

Wonder Boy III Monster Lair

Shinobi

 

Shadow Dancer

Cyber Police Eswat

Crack Down

Gain Ground

Quartet 2

Puyo Puyo

Puyo Puyo 2

Columns

Columns II

Stack Columns

Bonanza Bros.

Tant-R

Ichidant-R

Thunder Force AC

Sonic Boom

Dottori Kun

 

Flicky

Sega Ninja

My Hero

Arabian Fight

Dark Edge

Cotton

“Alex Kidd with Stella The Lost Stars”

Scramble Spirits

 

Accessories will also be available in Europe on the same release date :

 

  • Sega Astro City Mini Control Pad : A new gaming sensation! Connected to the Astro City Mini Console you will enjoy the 2 players games available among the 37 pre-installed games of the Sega Astro City Mini and you will appreciate a comfortable gaming experience when the console is connected to a TV set or used as a terminal!
  • Sega Astro City Arcade Stick : Enjoy the authenticity of a real arcade stick! Designed to get the most out of your Sega Astro City Mini console, made from Sanwa Denshi branded components, one of the most famous Japanese manufacturers of joysticks and buttons used for full-sized arcade machines, the Astro City Mini Arcade Stick guarantees a very high-quality finish and ensures a perfect stability during phases of nervous gameplay.
  • Sega Astro City Pink Arcade Stick : At launch, this limited edition was exclusively available on Segatoys.com. But starting now, 1000 units only will also be available for Europe through the official Just For Games' shop in exclusivity.
 

About Sega Astro City Mini :

The Astro City Mini console is a true reproduction of the original full-size arcade cabinet. At the time of its release, the latter was the first one to be build using resin. Like its old sister, the Astro City Mini is also made of resin and has the exact same design including the joystick and the buttons! The Astro City - which was a huge success in the 1990s with over 50,000 terminals installed in Japan alone - for the first time offered to the players the famous 3D fighting game, Virtua Fighter!
 

Whether you're a fan of retro arcade games, a fan of Sega games or just curious, you can now feel the excitement of great arcade games in the palm of your hand with the Sega Astro City Mini!
 

Sega Astro City Mini console is packed with a USB cable for power supply, HDMI cable and a multilingual instruction manual (English, French, German, Spanish and Italian).
 

Sega Astro City Mini console specifications:
 

  • 37 games
  • Dimensions : 13*17,5*17cm
  • Size screen : 3.9’’
  • LCD resolution : 480x800
  • LCD colors : 16.7M
  • HDMI : 720P/480P
  • Outputs : USB-B , HDMI output, jack 3.5mm, 2 controllers USB-A.
  • Accessories : USB-B Power cable, HDMI cable (1.8m), Instruction manual (english/french/german/italian/spanish)
 
 

Release : June 25th 2021 (Console & Control Pad), July 2021 (Arcade Stick)

Manufacturer : Sega Toys

European exclusive distributor : Just For Games


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About Just For Games :
 

Founded in 2011 by Philippe Cohen, JUST FOR GAMES is a major Video Games company in France addressing retail. Our games experts team is based in Saint-Ouen (93).
 

VIDEOGAMES FOR ALL: addressing all platforms - including NewGen PS5 and XBOX Series - and all audiences, JUST FOR GAMES is spotting games aiming both Hardcore and Family Gamers, developed by worldwide famous studios : Microsoft & Asobo Studios (Flight Simulator), Mojang Studios (Minecraft Dungeons), Gearbox Software (GodFall), Rebellion, Team 17, Frontier (Planet Coaster), Motion Twin (Dead Cells), DotEmu (Streets of Rage 4), Digital Eclipse (Disney’s Aladdin and the Lion King), CI Games (Sniper Ghost Warrior), Marvelous (Story of Seasons), Arc System Works (Granblue Fantasy Versus)…
 

PUBLISHING: In 2019, Just For Games  The result is more than 20 games published or in production with already identifiable successes like INSTANT Sports and its sequels, 30 in 1 Game Collection Vol1,…Last but not least, Just For Games benefits now from a faithful network of development studios who are understanding our needs and vision: Breakfirst (more than 6 projects), Xaloc (3 projects), Joindots (2 projects),…
 

JUST FOR GAMES distributes in exclusivity in France the legendary SNK consoles, and also other retro-gaming HD devices. We have a comprehensive retro gaming portfolio including a wide range of devices from handheld Atari console or Blaze Evercade, 8bitdo accessories to full-size Arcade cabinet such as the ATGames Legends Ultimate Arcade. In 2021, Just For Games team up with SEGATOYS to be the European exclusive distributor of the Sega Astro City Mini console.
 

VINYLS: Just For Games has rapidly become the leader in distributing videogame soundtracks vinyl albums to retail, including the fan-favourite labels’ such as Iam8bit, SIEE, Mondo, Laced Records...