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Retro Consoles

CinciClassic 2019 will have a wide variety of retro consoles on display and available for play! Our list of available consoles is below, broken out by generation. The selection ranges from the Atari 2600 up through more recent consoles like Gamecube and Dreamcast. We’re always on the hunt for rare finds. More consoles may be added in the weeks leading up to the convention. Check back often for updates!

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Second Generation (1976-1982)

Intellivision

Intellivision console and controller
Credit: Wikipedia

Game Available for Play: Burger Time

  • Manufacturer: Mattel Electronics
  • Launch Price: $299
  • Lifespan: 1979-1990
  • Units Sold: 3 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Las Vegas Poker & Blackjack

Third Generation, the 8-Bit Era (1983-1995)

Atari 7800

Atari 7800 console and controller
Credit: Wikipedia

Game Available for Play: Ninja Golf

  • Manufacturer: Atari
  • Launch Price: $140
  • Lifespan: 1986-1992
  • Units Sold: 3.7 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Pole Position II

Sega Master System/Mark III

Sega Master System console and controller
Credit: Wikipedia

Game Available for Play: Outrun

  • Manufacturer: Sega
  • Launch Price: $199.99
  • Lifespan: 1985-1992
  • Units Sold: 13 million
  • Media: Cartridge, Data Card
  • Best-selling Game: Alex Kidd in Miracle World

MSX

MSX console
Credit: Wikipedia

Game Available for Play: Metal Gear

  • Manufacturer: Multiple Manufacturers
  • Launch Price: N/A
  • Lifespan: 1983-1993
  • Units Sold: N/A
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: N/A

Nintendo Entertainment System (NES)

Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Buble Bobble 2

  • Manufacturer: Nintendo
  • Launch Price: $199.99
  • Lifespan: 1983-2003
  • Units Sold: 62 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Super Mario Bros.

Fourth Generation, the 16-Bit Era (1987-2004)

Neo Geo AES

Neo Geo AES console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Samurai Showdown 1

  • Manufacturer: SNK Corporation
  • Launch Price: $649.99
  • Lifespan: 1990-1997
  • Units Sold: 980 thousand
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Samurai Shodown

Neo Geo CD

Neo Geo CD console and controller
Credit: Wikipedia

GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Alpha Mission 2

  • Manufacturer: SNK Corporation
  • Launch Price: $399
  • Lifespan: 1994-1997
  • Units Sold: 570 thousand
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: N/A

PC Engine + CD-ROM² System

PC Engine CoreGrafx with CD-ROM² and interface unit
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Bonk 3

  • Manufacturer: NEC Home Electronics
  • Launch Price: $399.99
  • Lifespan: 1988-1994
  • Units Sold: 1 million
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: N/A

Philips CD-i

Philips CD-i console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon

  • Manufacturer: Philips
  • Launch Price: $1,000
  • Lifespan: 1991-1996
  • Units Sold: 400 thousand
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: N/A

Sega CD

Sega Genesis model 2 with a Sega CD add-on attached
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Game Available for Play: Farenheit (linked with Sega Genesis & 32X)

  • Manufacturer: Sega
  • Launch Price: $299
  • Lifespan: 1991-1996
  • Units Sold: 2.24 million
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: Sonic CD

Sega Genesis/Mega Drive

Sega Genesis console and controller
Credit: Wikipedia

GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Farenheit (Linked with Sega CD & 32X)

  • Manufacturer: Sega
  • Launch Price: $189.99
  • Lifespan: 1988-1997
  • Units Sold: 33.75 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Sonic the Hedgehog

Sega Pico

Sega Pico console
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: The Lion King

  • Manufacturer: Sega
  • Launch Price: $139.95
  • Lifespan: 1993-2005
  • Units Sold: 3.8 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: N/A

Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)

Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Peacekeepers

  • Manufacturer: Nintendo
  • Launch Price: $199
  • Lifespan: 1990-2003
  • Units Sold: 49.1 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Super Mario World

TurboGrafx-16

TurboGrafx-16 console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Splatterhouse

  • Manufacturer: NEC Home Electronics
  • Launch Price: $199.99
  • Lifespan: 1987-1994
  • Units Sold: 10 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Bonk’s Adventure

Fifth Generation, The 3D Era (1993-2005)

32X

Sega Genesis model 2 with a 32X add-on attached

GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Farenheit (Linked with Sega CD & Sega Genesis)

  • Manufacturer: Sega
  • Launch Price: $159.99
  • Lifespan: 1994-1996
  • Units Sold: 665 thousand
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: N/A

3DO

3DO console and controller
Credit: Wikipedia

GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Way of the Warrior

  • Manufacturer: Panasonic
  • Launch Price: $699.99
  • Lifespan: 1993-1996
  • Units Sold: 2 million
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: Gex

Atari Jaguar

Atari Jaguar console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Tempest 2000

  • Manufacturer: IBM
  • Launch Price: $249.99
  • Lifespan: 1993-1996
  • Units Sold: 250 thousand
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Alien vs. Predator

Nintendo 64

Nintendo 64 console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Mariokart 64

  • Manufacturer: Nintendo
  • Launch Price: $199.99
  • Lifespan: 1996-2002
  • Units Sold: 33 million
  • Media: Cartridge
  • Best-selling Game: Super Mario 64

Playstation

Sony Playstation console and controller
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GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Mortal Kombat 4

  • Manufacturer: Sony
  • Launch Price: $299.99
  • Lifespan: 1994-2006
  • Units Sold: 102.49 million
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: Gran Turismo

Sega Saturn

Sega Saturn console and controller
Credit: Wikipedia

GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Virtua Cop

  • Manufacturer: Sega
  • Launch Price: $399.99
  • Lifespan: 1994-2000
  • Units Sold: 9.26 million
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: Virtua Fighter 2

Windows 95 PC

You know it’s grandmas computer because of the lace tablecloth

GAME AVAILABLE FOR PLAY: Sim City 2000

  • Manufacturer: Multiple Manufacturers
  • Launch Price: N/A
  • Lifespan: 1995-2000
  • Units Sold: N/A
  • Media: Floppy Disk, CD-ROM
  • Best-selling Game: N/A

Handheld Museum

One of the premier features at CinciClassic 2019 will be our Handheld Museum. The museum will feature a variety of retro handheld consoles, some dating as far back as the 70’s! Lots of unique and rare treasures will be on display. Many of the consoles are provided courtesy of Matt Matson, owner of the legendary Cincinnati retro gaming store Game Junkie. All handheld consoles will be available for play!

Atari Lynx

Atari Lynx Console
Image Credit: Wikipedia

63 Games Available for Play

  • Manufacturer: Atari
  • Launch Price: $179.99
  • Lifespan: 1989-1995
  • Units Sold: 3 million
  • Media: Cartridge

Game & Watch

Game & Watch Console
Image Credit: Wikipedia

30 Games Available for Play

  • Manufacturer: Nintendo
  • Launch Price: N/A
  • Lifespan: 1980-1991
  • Units Sold: 43.4 million
  • Media: N/A

Microvision

Microvision Console
Image Credit: Wikipedia

6 Games Available for Play

  • Manufacturer: Milton Bradley
  • Launch Price: $49.99
  • Lifespan: 1979-1981
  • Units Sold: N/A
  • Media: N/A

Miscellaneous LCD Games

Image Credit: Wikipedia

16 GAMES aVAILABLE FOR pLAY

  • Manufacturer: Various
  • Launch Price: N/A
  • Lifespan: 1970s-Today
  • Units Sold: N/A
  • Media: N/A

Neo Geo Pocket

Image Credit: Wikipedia

22 Games Available for Play

  • Manufacturer: SNK
  • Launch Price: $69.95
  • Lifespan: 1998-1999
  • Units Sold: N/A
  • Media: Cartridge

Pokemon Mini

Image Credit: Wikipedia

4 Games Available for Play

  • Manufacturer: Nintendo
  • Launch Price: N/A
  • Lifespan: 2001-Today
  • Units Sold: N/A
  • Media: N/A

Wonderswan

Wonderswan Console
Image Credit: Wikipedia

7 Games Available for Play

  • Manufacturer: Bandai
  • Launch Price: ¥4,800
  • Lifespan: 1999-2003
  • Units Sold: 3.5 Million
  • Media: Cartridge