The 18 Best Sega CD Games of All Time

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The fact that Sega no longer makes home consoles will forever break our hearts. We know you all old-head gamers reading this right now have spent countless hours playing the most celebrated games that launched on the Sega Genesis, Sega Saturn, and Sega Dreamcast. "BUT WHAT ABOUT THE SEGA CD?" Trust us when we tell you - that CD-ROM-based console definitely has a strong array of incredible games that get tons of accolades from gaming's biggest hobbyists. Sega's fourth generation is best known for its focus on CD software and graphical enhancements (more specifically, sprite scaling and rotation) that went a long way toward making 2D games look even better than before. Let's celebrate the short yet noteworthy lifecycle of the console by recounting the very best Sega CD games of all time.

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Best Sega CD Games


1. ‘Sonic CD’

Buy Now, $39.81

2. ‘Final Fight’

3. ‘Snatcher’

4. ‘Shining Force CD’

5. ‘Popful Mail: Magical Fantasy Adventure’

Buy Now, $999.99

6. ‘Lunar: The Silver Star’

Buy Now, $399

7. 'Lunar: Eternal Blue'

8. ‘Earthworm Jim: Special Edition’

9. ‘Sewer Shark’

Buy Now, $22.99

10. ‘Lords of Thunder’

Buy Now, Price Varies

11. ‘Dark Wizard’

12. ‘Road Avenger'

Buy Now, Price Varies

13. ‘Heart Of The Alien’

Buy Now, Price Varies

14. ‘Robo Aleste’

15. ‘Silpheed’

Buy Now, $119

16. ‘Soulstar’

17. ‘Mickey Mania: The Timeless Adventures Of Mickey Mouse'

18. 'Vay'

Buy Now, Price Varies
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