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Is it worth region modding your PAL Sega Mega Drive? The 50/60hz difference Genesis Vs Megadrive

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4th February 2021 18 min

Did European gamers miss out with PAL 50hz gaming on the #Sega Megadrive? Did our NTSC cousins have all the fun at 60hz in the USA and beyond? Let's find out as we tear down and mod the Sega console to region mod it, then compare the difference with some gameplay captures.

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