Sega CD – List of Sega CD games

The Sega CD, originally released as the Mega-CD (メガCD Mega-Shī Dī?) in most regions outside of North America, is an add-on device for the Sega Genesis video game console, designed and produced by Sega. It was released in Japan in 1991, North America in 1992 and in PAL regions in 1993. The device adds a CD-ROM drive to the console, allowing the user to play CD-based games and providing additional hardware functionality. It can also play audio CDs and CD+G discs. While the add-on did contain a faster central processing unit than the Genesis, as well as some enhanced graphics capabilities, the main focus of the device was to expand the size of games.[1] Known for several games such as Sonic the Hedgehog CD and for the controversy of violent video games including Night Trap, the Sega CD sold 2.24 million units worldwide.[2] It was officially discontinued in 1996.[3]

Among the titles released for the Sega CD were a number of FMV games, including Sewer Shark and Fahrenheit. Well-known titles include the critically acclaimed Sonic the Hedgehog CD and Lunar: Eternal Blue, as well as the controversial Night Trap, which resulted in Congressional hearings on video game violence.[4][5] The Sega CD also received enhanced ports of games from the Genesis, including Batman Returns and Ecco the Dolphin.[3] Included in this library are six games which, while receiving individual Sega CD releases, also received separate versions that utilized both the Sega CD and Sega 32X add-ons.[6] In particular, Sonic the Hedgehog CD has been noted for its excellent graphics and new time travel elements without changing the traditional Sonic formula.[5][7] However, given the large amount of FMV games and Genesis ports, the Sega CD’s game library has been criticized for its lack of depth.[4][8] Full motion video quality was poor on the Sega CD due to poor video compression software and the system’s limited color palette,[4] and the concept never caught on with the public.[9] Likewise, most Genesis ports for the Sega CD added in additional full motion video sequences, extra levels, and enhanced audio, but were otherwise the same game as the Genesis release.[9] The video in these sequences have also been criticized, with the quality being considered comparable to an old VHS tape.[4]

The following list contains all of the games released on the Sega CD. Of these games, there are six titles (marked with a in the title for the game) that were also released in formats that used a combination of the Sega CD and the Sega 32X. All release years given are for the earliest release of the games, which have been sold in several regions around the world, including Japan, North America, and Europe. A total of 209 titles are listed.

Region code guide
Regions releasedRegion description
JPJapanese (NTSC-J) formatted release
NANorth America and other NTSC territories, besides Japan
PALPAL/SECAM territories: much of Europe, Australia, parts of Asia

Games

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NA release
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PAL release
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3 Ninjas Kick BackMalibu InteractiveSony ImagesoftYes1994
A-Rank Thunder TanjouhenRiotNihon TelenetYes1993
Adventures of Batman & Robin, TheClockwork GamesSegaYesYes1995
Adventures of Willy Beamish, TheSierraDynamixYes1993
After Armageddon GaidenMicro DesignSegaYes1994
After Burner IIICSK Research InstituteSegaYesYesYes1993
Aisle LordWolf TeamWolf TeamYes1992
AlsharkPopcorn SoftwarePolydorYes1993
Amazing Spider-Man vs. The Kingpin, TheSegaSegaYesYes1993
Android Assault: The Revenge of Bari-Arm
Bari-ArmJP
Human EntertainmentBig Fun GamesYesYes1994
Anett FutatabiWolf TeamWolf TeamYes1993
Animals, TheArnowitz StudiosSoftware ToolworksYesYes1994
Arcus 1-2-3Wolf TeamWolf TeamYes1993
Arslan SenkiSegaSegaYes1993
A/X-101MicronetAbsolute EntertainmentYesYes1994
Bakuden: The Unbalanced ZoneSony Music EntertainmentSony Music EntertainmentYes1994
Batman ReturnsMalibu InteractiveSegaYesYes1993
Battle Frenzy
BloodshotPAL
Domark SoftwareAcclaim EntertainmentYes1995
BattlecorpsCore DesignVictor Interactive SoftwareYesYesYes1993
BC Racers
Stone RacersPAL
Core DesignTime Warner InteractiveYesYes1995
Bill Walsh College FootballHigh Score ProductionsElectronic ArtsYesYes1993
Black Hole AssaultMicronetBignet USAYesYesYes1992
BouncersDynamixSegaYes1995
Bram Stoker’s DraculaPsygnosisSony ImagesoftYes1993
Brutal: Paws of FuryImagitec DesignGameTekYesYes1994
BuraiPandora’s BoxSegaYes1992
Cadillacs and Dinosaurs: The Second CataclysmCapcomRocket Science GamesYes1994
Capcom no Quiz: Tonosama no YabouSims Computing Inc.CapcomYes1992
Captain TsubasaTecmoTecmoYes1994
Championship Soccer ’94
Sensible SoccerPAL
Sensible SoftwareSony ImagesoftYesYes1993
Chuck RockCore DesignSony ImagesoftYesYes1992
Chuck Rock II: Son of ChuckCore DesignVirgin GamesYesYes1993
CliffhangerMalibu InteractiveSony ImagesoftYes1993
Cobra Command
Thunder Storm FXJP
Wolf TeamSegaYesYesYes1992
Colors of Modern RockSegaSegaYes1993
Compton’s Interactive EncyclopediaThe Learning CompanySegaYes1994
Corpse Killer[13]Digital PicturesSegaYesYes1994
Cosmic Fantasy StoriesRiotNihon TelenetYes1992
Crime PatrolAmerican Laser GamesAmerican Laser GamesYes1994
Cyborg 009RiotNihon TelenetYes1993
DaihoushindenVictor Interactive SoftwareSegaYes1994
Dark WizardRenovation ProductsSegaYesYes1993
Death Bringer: The Knight of DarknessRiotNihon TelenetYes1992
Demolition ManAlexandria, Inc.Acclaim EntertainmentYes1995
Detonator OrganHot BHot BYes1992
DevastatorWolf TeamWolf TeamYes1993
Double SwitchDigital PicturesSegaYesYesYes1993
Dracula UnleashedICOM SimulationsSegaYesYes1993
Dragon’s LairDon Bluth StudiosReadysoftYesYesYes1994
DuneCryo InteractiveVirgin InteractiveYesYes1993
Dungeon ExplorerHudson SoftSegaYesYes1994
Dungeon Master II: The Legend of SkullkeepJVCJVCYesYesYes1994
Dynamic Country ClubSegaSegaYes1993
Earnest EvansWolf TeamNihon TelenetYes1991
Earthworm Jim: Special EditionShiny EntertainmentInterplayYesYes1995
Ecco the DolphinNovotradeSegaYesYesYes1993
Ecco: The Tides of TimeNovotradeSegaYesYesYes1994
Egawa Suguro no Super LeagueHudson SoftSegaYes1993
ESPN Baseball TonightPark Place ProductionsSony ImagesoftYesYes1994
ESPN National Hockey NightPark Place ProductionsSony ImagesoftYes1994
ESPN NBA HangTime ’95Sony ImagesoftSony ImagesoftYes1994
ESPN Sunday Night NFLRingler StudiosSony ImagesoftYes1994
Eternal Champions: Challenge from the Dark SideSega InteractiveSegaYesYes1994
Eye of the BeholderWestwood AssociatesStrategic Simulations, Inc.YesYesYes1994
F-1 Circus CDNihon BussanNichibutsuYes1994
Fahrenheit[13]InfogramesSegaYesYesYes1995
Fatal Fury Special
Garou Densetsu SpecialJP
SNKJVCYesYesYes1995
Fhey AreaWolf TeamWolf TeamYes1992
FIFA International Soccer
FIFA International Soccer: Championship EditionPAL
Extended Play ProductionsElectronic ArtsYesYes1994
Final Fight CDCapcomSegaYesYesYes1993
Flashback: The Quest for IdentityDelphine SoftwareU.S. GoldYes1993
Flink
The Misadventures of FlinkNA
PsygnosisPsygnosis
Vic Tokai
YesYes1994
Formula One World Championship: Beyond the Limit
Heavenly Symphony:Formula One World Championship 1993JP
Fuji TelevisionSegaYesYesYes1994
Funky Horror BandJVCSegaYes1991
Gambler Jikko Chuushinha 2Game ArtsGame ArtsYes1992
Game no Kanzume Vol. 1SegaSegaYes1994
Game no Kanzume Vol. 2SegaSegaYes1994
Genei Toshi: Illusion CityMicro CabinMicro CabinYes1993
Genghis Khan II: Clan of the Gray Wolf
Super Aoki Ookami to Shiroki Meshika: Genchou HishiJP
KoeiKoeiYes1993
Ground Zero: TexasDigital PicturesSony ImagesoftYesYes1993
Heart of the AlienDelphine SoftwareVirgin InteractiveYes1994
Heavy NovaHolocronetMicronetYes1991
HeimdallCore DesignJVCYesYes1994
HookCore DesignSony ImagesoftYesYes1992
Hot HitsSegaSegaYes1992
INXS: Make My VideoDigital PicturesSegaYesYes1992
Iron HelixDrew PicturesSpectrum HoloByteYes1994
Ishii Hisaichi no DaisekaiSegaSegaYes1994
Jaguar XJ220Core DesignCore Design, JVCYesYesYes1993
Jango World CupJVCJVCYes1993
Jeopardy!Absolute EntertainmentSony ImagesoftYes1994
Joe Montana FootballElectronic ArtsSegaYes1993
Jurassic ParkSegaSegaYesYesYes1993
Keio Flying Squadron
Keio YugekitaiJP
Victor EntertainmentSegaYesYesYes1993
Kids on SiteDigital PicturesSegaYesYes1994
Kris Kross: Make My VideoDigital PicturesSegaYesYes1992
Lawnmower Man, TheSales CurveTime WarnerYesYes1994
Lethal EnforcersKonamiKonamiYesYesYes1993
Lethal Enforcers II: Gun FightersKonamiKonamiYesYesYes1994
Links: The Challenge of GolfAccess SoftwareVirgin InteractiveYes1995
Loadstar: The Legend of Tully BodineRocket Science GamesRocket Science GamesYes1994
Lords of ThunderHudson SoftSegaYesYes1995
Lunar: Eternal BlueGame ArtsWorking DesignsYesYes1994
Lunar: The Silver StarGame ArtsWorking DesignsYesYes1993
Mad Dog McCreeAmerican Laser GamesAmerican Laser GamesYes1993
Mad Dog II: The Lost GoldAmerican Laser GamesAmerican Laser GamesYes1994
Mahou no Shoujo: Silky LipRiotNihon TelenetYes1992
Mansion of Hidden Souls
Shinsetsu Yumeni Yataka no MongatariJP
Yumeni Mystery MansionPAL
System SacomVic TokaiYesYesYes1993
Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch: Make My VideoDigital PicturesSegaYes1992
Mary Shelley’s FrankensteinPsygnosisSony ImagesoftYes1994
Masked Rider
Kamen Rider ZoJP
Toei AnimationToei AnimationYesYes1994
MegaRaceCryo InteractiveSoftware ToolworksYes1994
Mega SchwarzschildKogado StudioSegaYes1993
Mickey Mania: The Timeless Adventures of Mickey MouseTraveller’s TalesSony ImagesoftYesYes1994
MicrocosmPsygnosisSony ImagesoftYesYesYes1994
Midnight RaidersStargate ProductionsSegaYesYes1994
Might and Magic III: Isles of TerraNew World ComputingCSKYes1993
Mighty Morphin Power RangersSaban EntertainmentSegaYesYes1994
Mortal Kombat
Mortal Kombat CompleteJP
Midway GamesArena EntertainmentYesYesYes1994
My Paint: The Animated Paint ProgramSaddleback GraphicsBridgestone MultimediaYes1993
NBA JamMidway GamesAcclaim EntertainmentYesYesYes1993
NFL Football Trivia ChallengeCapDiscPhillips InteractiveYes1994
NFL’s Greatest: San Francisco vs. Dallas 1978-1993Park Place ProductionsSegaYes1993
NHL ’94High Score ProductionsElectronic ArtsYesYes1993
Night StrikerTaitoTaitoYes1993
Night Trap[13]Digital PicturesSega
Tec Toy
YesYesYes1992
Ninja Warriors, TheNatsumeTaitoYes1993
Nobunaga’s Ambition 3: The Rising SunKoeiKoeiYes1994
Nostalgia 1907Sur de WaveTakerUCOYes1993
NovastormPsygnosisSony ImagesoftYesYes1993
Out of This WorldDelphine SoftwareVirgin InteractiveYes1994
Panic!
Switch!JP
Data EastSegaYesYes1993
Pitfall: The Mayan AdventureActivisionActivisionYesYes1994
Popful Mail: Magical Fantasy AdventureFalcomWorking DesignsYesYes1994
Power Factory Featuring C+C Music FactoryDigital PicturesSony ImagesoftYesYes1992
PowermongerBullfrog GamesElectronic ArtsYesYes1994
Prince of PersiaJVCSegaYesYesYes1993
Prize FighterDigital PicturesSegaYesYesYes1995
Pro Yakyuu Super League CDHudson SoftSegaYes1992
Psychic Detective vol. 3: Psychic Detective AyaDAPSData WestYes1993
Psychic Detective vol. 4: Psychic Detective OrgelDAPSData WestYes1993
PuggsyPsygnosisSony ImagesoftYesYes1993
Quiz Scramble SpecialSegaSegaYes1992
Racing AcesSegaSegaYes1993
Radical RexBeam SoftwareActivisionYes1994
Ranma ½: Byukuran AikaNCSMasayaYes1993
RDF Global ConflictImagineeringAbsolute EntertainmentYes1995
Record of Lodoss WarJASPACSegaYes1994
Revenge of the NinjaWolf TeamRenovation ProductsYes1993
Revengers of Vengeance
Battle FantasyJP
MicronetExtreme EntertainmentYesYes1993
Rise of the DragonDynamixSega
Sierra Games
YesYes1993
Road Avenger
Road Blaster FXJP
Wolf TeamRenovation ProductsYesYesYes1993
Road RashNew Level Software, Inc.Electronic ArtsYes1995
Robo Aleste
Denin AlesteJP
CompileTengenYesYesYes1993
Romance of the Three Kingdoms III: Dragon of Destiny
Gekijoban Sangokushi III
KoeiKoeiYes1993
Samurai Shodown
Samurai SpiritsJP
SNKJVCYesYesYes1995
Secret of Monkey Island, TheLucasArtsJVCYesYes1993
Sega Classics Arcade Collection (4-in-1)SegaSegaYesYesYes1993
Sega Classics Arcade Collection (5-in-1)SegaSegaYesYesYes1993
Seima Densetsu 3×3 EyesSegaSegaYes1993
Sengoku DenshouSNKSammy StudiosYes1993
Sewer SharkDigital PicturesSony ImagesoftYesYes1992
Shadow of the Beast IIPsygnosisJVCYesYesYes1994
ShadowrunCompileFASA InteractiveYes1996
Sherlock Holmes: Consulting DetectiveICOM SimulationsSegaYesYes1992
Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective Vol. IIICOM SimulationsSegaYesYes1992
Shin Megami TenseiAtlus SoftwareSIMSYes1994
Shining Force CDSonic Co.SegaYesYesYes1994
SilpheedGame ArtsSegaYesYesYes1993
SimEarthMaxisSegaYes1993
Slam City with Scottie Pippen[13]Digital PicturesAcclaim EntertainmentYesYes1994
Smurfs, The
Les SchtroumpfsGER
Virtual StudioInfogramesYes1995
SnatcherKonamiKonamiYesYesYes1994
Sol-FeaceWolf TeamSegaYesYesYes1991
Sonic the Hedgehog CDSonic TeamSegaYesYesYes1993
SoulstarCore DesignTime Warner InteractiveYesYesYes1994
Space AceEpicenter InteractiveReadysoftYesYesYes1993
Space Adventure – Cobra, The: The Legendary BanditHudson SoftSegaYesYesYes1995
StarbladeNamcoNamcoYesYesYes1994
Star Wars ChessSoftware ToolworksSoftware ToolworksYesYesYes1993
Star Wars: Rebel AssaultLucasArtsJVCYesYesYes1994
Stellar FireSierra On-LineDynamixYesYesYes1993
Supreme Warrior[13]Digital PicturesDigital PicturesYesYes1994
Surgical Strike[14]The Code MonkeysSegaYesYesYes1995
SyndicateBullfrog GamesElectronic ArtsYes1993
Tenbu: Mega CD SpecialWolf TeamWolf TeamYes1992
Tenka FubuGame ArtsGame ArtsYes1991
Terminator, TheProbe SoftwareVirgin GamesYesYesYes1994
Theme ParkBullfrog GamesElectronic ArtsYes1995
Third World War, TheMicronetExtreme EntertainmentYesYes1993
Thunderhawk
AH-3 ThunderstrikeNA
Core DesignJVC Musical IndustriesYesYesYes1993
Time GalWolf TeamRenovation ProductsYesYesYes1993
Tomcat AlleyThe Code MonkeysSegaYesYesYes1994
Trivial PursuitWestern TechnologiesVirgin GamesYes1994
Ultraverse PrimeMalibu InteractiveSony ImagesoftYes1994
Urusei Yatsura: My Dear FriendsGame ArtsGame ArtsYes1994
VaySIMSWorking DesignsYesYes1993
Warau SalesmanSegaSegaYes1993
Wheel of FortuneSony ImagesoftSony ImagesoftYes1994
Who Shot Johnny Rock?American Laser GamesAmerican Laser GamesYes1993
Wild WoodySegaSegaYesYes1995
Wing CommanderOrigin SystemsSegaYesYes1994
Winning PostKoeiKoeiYes1993
WireheadThe Code Monkeys
MGM Interactive
SegaYes1995
WolfchildCore DesignJVCYesYesYes1993
Wonder DogCore DesignJVCYesYesYes1992
Wondermega CollectionSegaJVCYes1992
World Cup USA ’94Tiertex Design StudiosU.S. GoldYesYes1994
WWF Rage in the Cage
WWF Mania TourJP
Sculptured SoftwareAcclaim EntertainmentYesYesYes1993
Yumimi MixGame ArtsGame ArtsYes1993
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