A gaming console by Sega first released in 1988, known as the Sega Mega Drive outside of North America. Use this tag for questions about the hardware and addons to the Mega Drive/Genesis. For questions about a game, use the game's tag instead.

The Sega Mega Drive/Genesis is a gaming console by Sega. First released in 1988, it is known as the Sega Mega Drive everywhere except North America, where a trademark/naming dispute forced a name change.

Use this tag for questions about the hardware and addons to the Mega Drive/Genesis. For questions about a game, use the game's tag instead.