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    Genesis STILL does! Outrunner runback22's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by SEGA.GENESIS1989 View Post
    Azaroth,
    I wasn't aware that the games ran choppy. Before you return the item back for a refund, you should post a video citing your concerns and overall opinion of the device. In this way, anyone considering purchasing this item can make a well informed decision.
    Not every game is choppy but most were. Obviously its more noticeable in faster games like sonic, but I could also tell in games like Phantasy Star IV. Other games ran the way they should. The games that were choppy were running around 45-50 fps, instead of the 60 they should be at. Again, its not every game, but many were like this.


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    Having gotten out of Genesis collecting a number of years back (and relying on emulation or compilations for the occasional Genesis fix), I decided to pick up a Flashback HD. The mixed reviews are deserved. It's not awful, but it's not good either. It was very borderline. The emulation was okay for the most part, but nothing on this console excelled. The sound, while better than other ATGames offerings (from what I've heard in videos) is better, but still a little off.

    The deal breaker was Sonic 2. The sound had serious issues. It lagged behind the game when the emulation couldn't seem to keep up with both the graphics (which were already choppy) and the sound. Sonic 2 was broken. I could have lived with perhaps another game being broken, but Sonic 2? After I found this flaw, it went back in the box, and back to the store.
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    I was going to do a full review on this, but, I think I would be beating a dead horse. I tried to return mine to gamestop, but they would only offer another in exchange. I will keep it in hopes that there is a good hack for it developed.

    My issues are the audio lag and poor framerate. It is completely unacceptable that the flagship games like Sonic 1 & 2 run so poorly.

    I do think the console looks nice and comes in an attractive box. The controllers work just fine, though they are not as high quality as originals. Game selection is mostly good, and the cartridge port is a plus.

    For now, Ill continue to use my original console and everdrive.

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    No more, at this point never bother with Atgames products. The fact that Sega partnered with Retro-bit, maybe now we can finally see some actually quality products.

    FUCK. ATGAMES.
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    SEGA Mega Drive Flashback HD is finally hacked to the max. check it out!!


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    Not bad, if found with a high discount I would now consider the purchase.
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    I KNEW someone would pull this off, my temptation in getting one is back but like Tor, only for the right price.
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    They must be using a different emulator. Would love details. Looking forward to modding mine.

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