College Football's National Championship

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College Football's National Championship
System(s): Sega Mega Drive
Publisher: Sega
Licensor: National Collegiate Athletic Association
Sound driver: GEMS
Peripherals supported: Six Button Control Pad, Team Player
Genre: Sports

Number of players: 1-4
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
Videogame Rating Council: GA

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College Football's National Championship is a 1994 American football game for the Sega Mega Drive by Sega released exclusively in the US. The game has a focus on American college/university teams. It was followed by College Football's National Championship II.

College Football's National Championship is heavily based on NFL Football '94 Starring Joe Montana, running on the same engine with similar aesthetics.

Production credits

US manual

Magazine articles

Main article: College Football's National Championship/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

Print advert in Sega Visions (US) #21: "October/November 1994" (1994-xx-xx)

Physical scans

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Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
1700 igr dlya Sega (RU)
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VideoGames (US) NTSC-U
Sega Mega Drive
Based on
3 reviews

College Football's National Championship

Mega Drive, US
CFNC MD US Box.jpg
CFNC MD US Cart.jpg
College Football's National Championship MD US Manual.pdf

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 172c5dbb
MD5 76aab0e8bc8e670a347676aaf0a0aea3
SHA-1 a3db8661e160e07b09bca03ba0d20ba4e80a4c59
2MB 1994-06 Cartridge (US)
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 898c17fa
MD5 eeccdf938647966faf96e9fc827ba1b6
SHA-1 4b30eea2fb1187cf3c9150f9dee5b5b9571c76f5
2MB 1994-06-20 CD-R disc[6] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 74988a9d
MD5 8a91da0f93335d5119178c7811a40096
SHA-1 164e3fc32aa295b0d87e1508dd5fe75f9a7cadb9
2MB 1994-06-18 CD-R disc[7] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 c7e5a998
MD5 dac302aedead02d200def333f8c2c5e1
SHA-1 c9d010a0ffccecc2c01412daf64bf1b0eaf5055e
2MB 1994-06-15 CD-R disc[8] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 ecef7de7
MD5 3ee4085546c752920d2d22b1412632ec
SHA-1 923ce9034f37167b65aec97e160f6fe34ea2da33
2MB 1994-06-14 CD-R disc[9] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 d008debc
MD5 b050aac40cb7c519d3eb1ff687f0a196
SHA-1 1b69304213ef1732c0b9b2f059179a7cf18b2c75
2MB 1994-06-08 CD-R disc[10] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 b40b791e
MD5 9eb1775d166a6938354acb4b80e54f11
SHA-1 334daa4f48dea4d85145fcd1bfb03f522532a9ae
2MB 1994-06-07 CD-R disc[11] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 9ca29321
MD5 6c5544db749df98fc17a00882b49900a
SHA-1 1e155744a1c089cd2332c27cdad48e7f243c2fc8
2MB 1994-06-03 CD-R disc[12] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 994dbc8f
MD5 301feb771cecf210103b2f7052a004b8
SHA-1 99e5ec2705fac1566e47fd813d6cf5b5e7f7daf4
2MB 1994-06-01 CD-R disc[13] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 c6766745
MD5 b0d346e06238767aa96d0b795035d0f7
SHA-1 157b65be9d946c46f77a90e4a5847fa41f2692b9
2MB 1994-05-31 CD-R disc[14] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 482e334a
MD5 2854371d8cd2be57835ae2e7eae5bbc1
SHA-1 e2fb264a11e08d57acf2756688880cd6fc353aba
2MB 1994-05-25 CD-R disc[15] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 f285385e
MD5 7eca51b63b839724d56216449a2e8c67
SHA-1 0b26c5748e976a64c02864e1934f2b50f6953cba
2MB 1994-05-20 CD-R disc[16] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 8cfd4c86
MD5 8518e388de65856c0f7922cf4efc1e00
SHA-1 01ed2026a930383d926d71192b2a8f9417dfb245
2MB 1994-05-17 CD-R disc[17] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 ce65b294
MD5 5a6786aa9f3bb94bde9e05d26c2b5e64
SHA-1 b16e953b695148b8284f87be566774379c4c2453
2MB 1994-05-11 CD-R disc[18] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 0a538e75
MD5 45921b29b5331aa154f52af17707ec6d
SHA-1 ee673500aef188ca7cf086fb1cf616b58896fdcb
2MB 1994-05-06 CD-R disc[19] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 db1a3f66
MD5 e2cf97fb33951cfdf8ba69e5af153670
SHA-1 d9db6ecb032fd88443d0575b01e61cb4aeea5703
2MB 1994-05-03 CD-R disc[20] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 99da1973
MD5 ca3afcd0fb30a95d83597865a9b8f3aa
SHA-1 11e333a326ea71f77b816add76defc8f2846710d
2MB 1994-04-29 CD-R disc[21] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 d5fe66c3
MD5 e2dcaa42e83489aa19e663a62a04dc48
SHA-1 9961db2c46f0189c419da2e335e6ca974eaa5379
2MB 1994-04-19 CD-R disc[22] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 e0a1705f
MD5 3b5e9f7813ef189537ec92bf04b2076d
SHA-1 ea19e141c64cc4abc6e7d7eea7bbb6783569a05a
2MB 1994-04-18 CD-R disc[23] Page
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 d9772def
MD5 e5865753eb44bf2cfcb70af853521e65
SHA-1 2eb0daad82caff6bcefb438297a2d701c99173c5
2MB 1994-04-13 CD-R disc[24] Page


  1. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "August 1994" (US; 1994-xx-xx), page 109
  2. File:World Championship Soccer II MD US Manual.pdf, page 32
  3. 1700 igr dlya Sega, "" (RU; 2003-xx-xx), page 74
  4. GamePro, "October 1994" (US; 1994-xx-xx), page 114
  5. VideoGames, "September 1994" (US; 1994-0x-xx), page 90

College Football's National Championship

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Main page | Magazine articles | Reception | Region coding

Prereleases: Prototype 1994-04-13 | 04-18 | 04-19 | 04-29 | 05-03 | 05-06 | 05-11 A | 05-17 A | 05-20 | 05-25 | 05-31 | 06-01 | 06-03 | 06-07 | 06-08 | 06-14 | 06-15 | 06-18 | 06-20

American Football games published by Sega
Joe Montana Football (Mega Drive) (Master System/Game Gear) (DOS) (1990) | Joe Montana II Sports Talk Football (1991) | NFL Sports Talk Football '93 Starring Joe Montana (1992) | Joe Montana's NFL Football (1993) | NFL Football '94 Starring Joe Montana (1993) | NFL '95 (1994) | Prime Time NFL Football Starring Deion Sanders (1995) | NFL '97 (1996) | NFL 98 (1997)
Joe Montana NFL Football (IBM PC) (unreleased)
College Football
College Football's National Championship (1994) | College Football's National Championship II (1995) | NCAA College Football 2K2 (2001) | NCAA College Football 2K3 (2002)
NFL 2K Series
NFL 2K (1999) | NFL 2K1 (2000) | NFL 2K2 (2001) | NFL 2K3 (2002) | ESPN NFL Football (2003) | ESPN NFL 2K5 (2004)