Gunstar Heroes is one of three 3D Classics slated for this summer
Gunstar Heroes is one of three 3D Classics slated for this summer

Sega Of America and Sega Europe has announced three more 3D Sega Classics for this upcoming summer. 3DS Owners will have the opportunity to purchase 3D Streets of Rage 2, 3D Gunstar Heroes, and 3D Sonic The Hedgehog 2. All three games will have the same new features and 3D visuals as their older brethren on the eshop. 3D Streets of Rage will be released in July, 3D Gunstar Heroes in August, and 3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 in September. Whether you are interested in one game or all three games, all of them are sure to be excellent purchases from the glory days of the Sega Genesis.

You can view the official press release below


SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON April 14, 2015 – SEGA® of America Inc. and SEGA® Europe, Ltd. today announced the addition of three more titles to the second batch of 3D re-masterings exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system. Featuring some of the most iconic games from SEGA’s Genesis™ console, The SEGA 3D Classics Serieswill let fans relive SEGA’s legendary console era and take them on a 3D ride through gaming’s golden age with 3D Streets of Rage 2™ in July, 3D Gunstar Heroes™ in August and 3D Sonic™ The Hedgehog 2 in September 2015. These games will follow the releases of 3D Fantasy Zone II (April 16, 2015) and 3D Thunder Blade™ (May 14, 2015).

Just like the previously released arcade classics, each game in the series delivers a full-fledged re-mastered vintage experience, stunning 3D visuals and optimized for the platform. All games in the series will include brand new modes and features, letting you play the game how you remember it but also in an entirely new way.

All games will be priced at MSRP $5.99/€4.99/£4.49 and will be available for download in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.


Which games do you plan to purchase? Are you excited for one game or excited for all? Were any of these titles on your wish list? Share your thoughts with us.


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