There were a lot of truly memorable Sega Genesis titles released for the iconic console over its lifespan. From Moonwalker to Sonic the Hedgehog, there’s almost nothing that wasn’t wildly impressive at the time in terms of speed, graphics and gameplay.
There was a longer list of games, though, and it’s only fair to recognize those obscure and bizarre titles that may not have made it onto the shelves of your nearest store. Here then, are a few of the most obscure Genesis titles that have ever existed.
General Chaos is an arcade-style squad RTS where the player controls a team of five soldiers in a limited battleground, in a classic Red (General Havoc, headquarters in Viceria) vs Blue (General Chaos, in Moronica) all out war. The goal of the game is to push the frontline to the enemy headquarters, by winning individual battles and then beat them in their own capital.
Rocket Knight Adventures
GRocket Knight Adventures is the first side-scrolling action game starring Sparkster. He lives in the kingdom of Zebulos, and is the bravest of all the Rocket Knights. One day, an army of pigs comes down to invade the kingdom and capture the princess. It is up to Sparkster to set things right again.
Awesome Possum… Kicks Dr. Machino’s Butt
In just a few years, mankind has succeeded in destroying the environment and endangering all living species. Under the guidance of the evil Dr. Machino, robotic machines were built to turn the Earth into a soulless place without live nature. There is only one hero who can save the living beings of the planet – you, a little possum. Fight Dr. Machino’s robots and liberate the Earth!
Aliens have invaded a vital subterranean mining colony. Use light-speed reflexes and total concentration to fly your prototype fighter through impossible caverns rescuing miners and blast those aliens into the darkest pits of space!
Mobo and Robo Bonanza are enjoying their favorite television show when the picture crackles and a shadowy figure of a mysterious stranger appears on screen. This figure asks them to collect certain items that he has placed inside various buildings to test his security force. If they return the items successfully, Mobo and Robo will be rewarded.