|EDISON, NJ, February 21, 2001 -
Further strengthening its position in the handheld arena, Majesco, Inc., today announced
it has acquired rights from Sega Toys to re-manufacture the classic Sega Game Gear
portable gaming console. The system will be available at Toys R Us stores and online at www.toysrus.com and will be value priced at $29.99.
Majesco additionally announced plans to support the system by publishing original Game
Gear games, also value priced at $14.97.
introduced in 1990, Game Gear features portable gameplay on a full color, hi-resolution
3.2 inch backlit LCD screen. Games display 32 blazing colors for arcade-quality graphics
and vivid animation with 4-layer audio and 24k RAM.
Majesco will manufacture and publish 10 games for the Game Gear system. These titles
include: Disney's The Lion King, Aladdin, The Jungle Book, Deep Duck Trouble, Caesars
Palace, Super BattleTank, Sonic Chaos, Sonic Spinball,
Pac Man, and Ms. Pac Man.