X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Plants vs. Zombies Ported to Sega Genesis: Altered Plant

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

PopCap’s tower defense game Plants vs. Zombies is available on pretty much every modern gaming device, from PCs to smartphones. And it’s also on at least one classic console: the Sega Genesis aka the Mega Drive. The Penny-Arcade Report’s Ben Kuchera stumbled upon this 16-bit curio at PAX Australia.

Image by Ben Kuchera

Image by Ben Kuchera

Unsurprisingly, the port is an unofficial and illegal game. Dave Cudrev of Retrospekt bought a copy of the game on eBay for around $30 (USD) from a Russian coder. YouTuber Stepan V, whose video of the game appears below, was also able to snag one from an “underground retro video game market” in Russia. The game’s graphics have taken a considerable hit, plus it’s in Russian, but otherwise it seems to be the same as the original game.

It would be hilarious if it got DLC via the Mega-CD.

[via The PA Report]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Star Trek Geeki Tikis

Star Trek Geeki Tikis

Todd McFarlane Looks Back On His Amazing Career

Todd McFarlane Looks Back On His Amazing Career

How Plastic Bottles are Made

How Plastic Bottles are Made

Pogo: Carpet Ride

Pogo: Carpet Ride

Nikola Zero Electric UTV Packs Up to 555 hp

Nikola Zero Electric UTV Packs Up to 555 hp

Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet Is a Real Land Shark

Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet Is a Real Land Shark