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Long Lost SNES Rayman Game Discovered After 24 Years

Long Lost SNES Rayman Game Discovered After 24 Years

When Michel Ancel isn’t teasing fans with concept art for a Beyond Good & Evil sequel that was announced eight years ago, he’s apparently searching for a long lost build of Rayman for the SNES. His efforts seem to have paid off earlier today when he discovered an EPROM (erasable…

How Sonic Helped Sega Win The Early 90s Console Wars

How Sonic Helped Sega Win The Early 90s Console Wars

In the early 1990s, Sega had a six percent market share in the US whilst Nintendo had 94 per cent — but by the middle of the decade, the Mega Drive had become one of gaming’s great success stories, with 65 per cent market share. How did it happen?