It’s classically bad, but still great fun
Sega recently started releasing their backlog of old games onto Android and iOS in what they call ‘Sega Forever’. These are basically emulated games done right and are 100% identical to the original.
The only things added are sadly adverts which play before and after every level, and some adverts are even interactive, very annoying. You can of course pay a one off fee to remove the adverts forever.
Watch me playing Altered Beast above for a few minutes, this will give you an idea of what to expect. Controls work really well despite being originally designed for a joypad (yes it’s a joypad) but then AB is a simply game.
Watch us play Sega Forever classic Altered Beast was originally published in Ireland’s Technology Blog on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.