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Sega Genesis / Mega Drive Controller Variations

Current Count: 31


Control Pads :


SJ-3500

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1988

- Launch controller from Japan

- 3 action buttons

- Blue start button

- has "computer video game control pad" written on top


MK-1650

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1989

- Launch controller from North America

- 3 action buttons

- Red colored buttons and edges of the analog


MK-1650 (later version)

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1991

- Controller from US

- 3 action buttons

- Has the word "trigger" under the action buttons


MK-1650

Quick Facts:

 

- Released in 1990

- Launch controller from Europe

- 3 action buttons

- Red colored buttons and edges of the analog

- Has "Mega Drive control pad" written on top


MK-1650 (later version)

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1991

- Controller from Europe

- 3 action buttons

- Has "Mega Drive control pad" written on top

- Has the word "trigger" under the action buttons


MK-1650 (Mega Drive II)

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from Europe

- 3 action buttons

- Has "Mega Drive control pad" written on top

- Has the word "trigger" under the action buttons

- Red start button


Samsung MK-1650

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1992

- Controller from South Korea

- 3 action buttons

- Has "Computer video game control pad" written on top

- Has the word "trigger" above the action buttons

- blue start button


Samsung MK-1650

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from South Korea

- 3 action buttons

- Purple action and start  buttons

- Yellow D-pad


Six button Control Pads :


SJ-6000  Fighting Pad 6B

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from Japan

- 6 action button

- blue start button


MK-1653 6 Button Arcade Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from North America

- 6 action button

 


MK-1653 6 Button Arcade Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1994

- Controller from Europe

- 6 action button

- red start button


MK-1470 6 Button Arcade Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1994

- Controller from Japan and North America

- 6 action button

- blue start button

- had a Turbo switch options: Normal/Turbo/Slow

- Has an extra Mode button to turn on/off the Turbo


MK-1470 6 Button Arcade Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1995

- Controller from Brazil

- Controller meant for the Mega Drive 3

- 6 action button

- blue Start and Mode button

- had a red Turbo switch options: Normal/Turbo/Slow

- Has an extra Mode button to turn on/off the Turbo


Arcade power sticks :


Arcade Power Stick

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1990

- Controller from Japan

- 3 action button

- Blue Start button

- every action button has a "Megafire" button


Arcade Power Stick

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1990

- Controller from North America

- 3 action button

- buttons are colored in red

- every action button has a "Megafire" button


Arcade Power Stick

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1990

- Controller from Europe

- 3 action button

- buttons are colored in red

- every action button has a "Megafire" button


SJ-6600 Arcade Power Stick 6B

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1992

- Controller from Japan

- 6 action button

- blue Start and Mode buttons

- had a Turbo switch options: Normal/Turbo/Slow


MK01627 6 Button Arcade Stick

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from North America

- 6 action button

- black Start and Mode buttons

- had a Turbo switch options: Normal/Turbo/Slow


Arcade Power Stick II

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from Europe

- 6 action button

- Red Start and Mode buttons

- had a Turbo switch options: Normal/Turbo/Slow


remote arcade system (wireless)


HAA-2654 Remote Arcade Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from Japan

- 6 action button

- Blue Start button

- Wireless with infra red technology


MK-1628 Remote Arcade Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from North America

- 6 action button

- Wireless with infra red technology


Remote Arcade Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from Europe

- 6 action button

- Red Start button

- Wireless with infra red technology


Arcade Power Stick II

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from South Korea

- 6 action button

- Blue Start button

- Wireless with infra red technology


Sega Mouse :


Sega Mouse

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from Japan

- Mouse with tracking ball

- Mainly used to play drawing games


Mega Mouse

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1994

- Controller from North America

- The only Sega Mouse with 3 main buttons

- Weirdly placed start button on top

- Mouse with tracking ball

- Mainly used to play drawing games


Sega Mouse

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1994

- Controller from Europe

- Mouse with tracking ball

- Mainly used to play drawing games


Other Mega Drive  controllers :


Sega Menacer

Quick Facts:

- released in 1992

- World wide released

- Compatible for 10 games


Sega Activator

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1993

- Controller from Asia/North America and Brazil

- Full-body motion based controller

- Used for fighting games

 


Mega drive Keyboard

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1995

- Controller from Brazil

- used for the Mega Net Modem to go online


Ten Key Pad

Quick Facts:

- Released in 1994

- Made for the Sega Mega Modem