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Sega Monochromatic Handheld Pitched & Rejected

by Jagosaurus Mon Aug 29, 2016 9:12 pm

Cool interview below, giving the details of Sega turning down a pitch for a price aggressive monochromatic handheld to compete with the Gameboy. Stefano Arnhold (see link below) of the Sega south America distributor, TecToy, had this all mapped out with engineering, a manufacturer in Taiwan, & Tiger distributing in the US.

Thanks to Sega Nerds for posting. Cool lost nugget of video game history.

Intereview Video:

Stefano Arnhold: ... ld-tectoy/

Posted via mobile. Let me know if links don't work on PC. -Jag
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Re: Sega Monochromatic Handheld Pitched & Rejected

by samsonlonghair Tue Aug 30, 2016 7:50 am

Really interesting article Jag. Thanks for the link.
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