Sega Master System

1990 in Japan

Sega Master System 1 games console, control pad and light phaser Sega's 8-bit console was launched to compete against Nintendo's NES

Sega Master System, model number 3005-05-A, serial number 49107563 with accessories, instruction booklet and original packaging. Also with eight games (with packaging): Golden Axe, Slap Shot, Battle Out Run, California Games, Enduro Racer, After Burner, Asterix, Double Dragon (no packaging for final title).

Sega Master System, made by Sega Corporation in 1986.

Sega's 8-bit console was launched to compete against Nintendo's NES. The Master System found success in Europe and introduced gamers to 'Alex Kidd' and 'Wonder Boy'. The console is shown with the control pad and light phaser - for use with games such as 'Safari Hunt' and 'Marksman Shooting'.


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electronic components, metal (unknown) and plastic (unidentified)
games console
National Media Museum, Bradford

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