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AsciiPad MD

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Fast facts on the AsciiPad MD
Manufacturer: ASCII
Made for: Sega Mega Drive
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
US
199x $?  ?
Sega Mega Drive
EU
199x £?  ?



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The asciiPad MD, known as the asciiPad SG in North America is a third-party control pad for the Sega Mega Drive created by ASCII.

It is a simple three-button pad with turbo switches - the six button variant is the asciiPad MD-6.

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Promotional material

EGM US 041.pdf

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Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #41: "December 1992" (1992-xx-xx)
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  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #43: "February 1993" (199x-xx-xx)[1]













  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #44: "March 1993" (1993-xx-xx)[2]













  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #45: "April 1993" (1993-xx-xx)[3]













  • GamePro (US) #46: "May 1993" (1993-xx-xx)[4]

EGM US 052.pdfEGM US 052.pdf

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Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #52: "November 1993" (1993-xx-xx)
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  • Game Players (US) Vol. 6 No. 12 "December 1993" (1993-xx-xx)[5]













  • GamePro (US) #54: "January 1994" (199x-xx-xx)[6]













  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #57: "April 1994" (1994-xx-xx)[7]













  • GamePro (US) #57: "April 1994" (1994-xx-xx)[8]













  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #58: "May 1994" (1994-xx-xx)[9]

CVG UK 144.pdf

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Computer & Video Games (UK) #144: "November 1993" (1993-10-15)
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  • Computer & Video Games (UK) #145: "December 1993" (1993-11-15)[10]













  • Computer & Video Games (UK) #146: "January 1994" (1993-12-15)[11]

MegaForce FR 21.pdf

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Mega Force (FR) #21: "Octobre 1993" (1993-xx-xx)

VideoGames DE 1993-11.pdf

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Video Games (DE) #11/93 (1993-10-27)
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  • Video Games (DE) #12/93 (1993-11-22)[12]

Physical scans

Mega Drive, US
AsciiPadSG MD US Box Front.jpg
Cover
Mega Drive, EU
AsciiPadMD MD Box Front.jpg
Cover

References

  1. File:EGM US 043.pdf, page 49
  2. File:EGM US 044.pdf, page 53
  3. File:EGM US 045.pdf, page 53
  4. File:GamePro US 046.pdf, page 3
  5. File:GamePlayers US 0612.pdf, page 2
  6. File:GamePro US 054.pdf, page 4
  7. File:EGM US 057.pdf, page 82
  8. File:GamePro US 057.pdf, page 4
  9. File:EGM US 058.pdf, page 36
  10. File:CVG UK 145.pdf, page 88
  11. File:CVG UK 146.pdf, page 43
  12. File:VideoGames DE 1993-12.pdf, page 33
Third-Party control pads for the Sega Mega Drive

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