Might and Magic: Gates to Another World

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Might and Magic: Gates to Another World
System(s): Sega Mega Drive
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Developer:
Original system(s): IBM PC
Publisher(s) of original games: New World Computing
Genre: RPG

















Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
US
$59.9559.95[2] 703101
Sega Mega Drive
EU
E185SMX
Sega Mega Drive
UK
£49.9949.99[3] E185SMX
Sega Mega Drive
AU

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Might and Magic: Gates to Another World is a Sega Mega Drive role-playing game developed by New World Computing and published by Electronic Arts. A port of the developer's titular 1988 IBM PC game Might and Magic II: Gates to Another World, it was first released in the United States and Europe in July 1991, and was brought to Australia some time later.

Production credits

Might and Magic is a Registered Trademark of New World Computing, Inc.
Copyright 1991 New World Computing, Inc.
All Rights Reserved
  • Game Design: Jon Van Caneghem
  • Programming: Douglas Grounds
  • Programming: Andrew Caldwell, Jill Bagley
  • Graphics: Bonita Long-Hemsath, Avril Harrison
  • Sound: Rob Wallace, Brian Howarth
  • Quality Control: Benjamin Bent, Allen Treschler, David Hathaway, Scott Smith, Paul Rattner
Source:
In-game credits (opening sequence)


  • Game Design: Jon Van Caneghem
  • Game Graphics: Bonita Long-Hemsath, Avril Harrison
  • Programming: Douglas Grounds, Andrew Caldwell, Jill Bagley
  • Musical Score: Rob Wallace
  • Producer: Keith Francart
  • Product Management: David Bamberger, Rob Sears
  • Art Director: Nancy Fong
  • Documentation: Michael Humes
  • Documentation Layout: Evelyn Spire
  • Illustrations: Frank Cirocco, Jim Hummel
  • Quality Assurance: Steve Barry, Orlando Guzman, Steve Sammonds, Manny Granillo, Tim LeTourneau
Source:
US manual[4]

Magazine articles

Main article: Might and Magic: Gates to Another World/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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Print advert in GamePro (US) #25: "August 1991" (1991-xx-xx)
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Print advert in Mega Force (FR) #1: "Juillet/Août 1991" (1991-06-18)

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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Based on
0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
1700 igr dlya Sega (RU)
70
[5]
Aktueller Software Markt (DE)
70
[6]
Dragon (US)
100
[7]
Mean Machines: The Essential Sega Guide (UK)
80
[8]
Games-X (UK) PAL
70
[9]
Joystick (FR)
74
[10]
Sega Mega Drive Advanced Gaming (UK) PAL
64
[11]
Mega (UK) PAL
48
[12]
Mega Force (FR) PAL
60
[13]
MegaTech (UK)
81
[14]
Mean Machines (UK)
80
[15]
Mean Machines Sega (UK)
81
[16]
Mean Machines Sega (UK) PAL
43
[17]
Player One (FR)
90
[18]
Sega Power (UK) PAL
84
[19]
Sega Power (UK) PAL
75
[20]
Sega Power (UK)
75
[21]
Sega Pro (UK) PAL
83
[22]
Tricks 16 bit (RU)
81
[23]
Video Games (DE)
80
[24]
Sega Mega Drive
74
Based on
20 reviews

Might and Magic: Gates to Another World

Mega Drive, US
MaMGtAW MD US Box.jpg
Cover
MaMGtAW MD US Cart.jpg
Cart
Might And Magic Gates To Another World MD US Manual.pdf
Manual
Mega Drive, EU
MaMGtAW MD EU Box.jpg
Cover
MaMGtAW MD US Cart.jpg
Cart
Mega Drive, AU

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 f509145f
MD5 3238047522caa4e27be2720da924777e
SHA-1 52e7ade244d48bc282db003d87c408e96dcb3d85
768kB 1991-07 Cartridge (US/EU)

References

  1. GamePro, "June 1991" (US; 1991-xx-xx), page 40
  2. VideoGames & Computer Entertainment, "August 1991" (US; 1991-0x-xx), page 44
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Mean Machines, "July 1991" (UK; 1991-06-29), page 63
  4. File:Might And Magic Gates To Another World MD US Manual.pdf, page 89
  5. 1700 igr dlya Sega, "" (RU; 2003-xx-xx), page 130
  6. Aktueller Software Markt, "August/September 1991" (DE; 1991-07-26), page 121
  7. Dragon, "Vol. XVI, No. 6: November 1991" (US; 1991-1x-xx), page 64
  8. Mean Machines: The Essential Sega Guide, "" (UK; 1993-11-18), page 72
  9. Games-X, "8th-14th August 1991" (UK; 1991-08-08), page 20
  10. Joystick, "Juillet/Août 1991" (FR; 1991-0x-xx), page 186
  11. Sega Mega Drive Advanced Gaming, "January 1993" (UK; 199x-xx-xx), page 93
  12. Mega, "April 1994" (UK; 1994-03-17), page 71
  13. Mega Force, "Septembre/Octobre 1991" (FR; 1991-09-13), page 96
  14. MegaTech, "Xmas 1991" (UK; 1991-12-06), page 79
  15. Mean Machines, "July 1991" (UK; 1991-06-29), page 36
  16. Mean Machines Sega, "October 1992" (UK; 1992-09-xx), page 140
  17. Mean Machines Sega, "August 1993" (UK; 1993-06-30), page 109
  18. Player One, "Septembre 1991" (FR; 1991-xx-xx), page 76
  19. Sega Power, "September 1991" (UK; 1991-08-01), page 22
  20. Sega Power, "October 1991" (UK; 1991-09-05), page 54
  21. Sega Power, "December 1991" (UK; 1991-10-30), page 46
  22. Sega Pro, "April 1993" (UK; 1993-03-11), page 66
  23. Tricks 16 bit, "Tricks Sega Gold 800 igr" (RU; 1998-xx-xx), page 19
  24. Video Games, "3/91" (DE; 1991-09-06), page 84