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Olympic Gold
System(s): Sega Mega Drive, Sega Master System, Sega Game Gear
Publisher: U.S. Gold (US/EU), Sega (JP)
Developer:
Peripherals supported:
Sega Mega Drive
Team Player
Genre: Sports































Number of players: 1-4 (alternating)
Official in-game languages:
  • English
  • Français
  • Deutsch
  • Nederlands
  • Svenska
  • Português
  • Italiano
  • Español
  • Release Date RRP Code
    Sega Mega Drive
    JP
    ¥4,800 G-4081
    Sega Mega Drive
    US
    $54.95[1] T-79016
    Sega Mega Drive
    UK
    £39.99[4] 79016-50
    Sega Mega Drive
    FR
    ?F 79016-50
    Sega Mega Drive
    DE
    DM ? 79016-50
    Sega Mega Drive
    ES
    ?Ptas 79016-50
    Sega Mega Drive
    AU
    $? ?
    Sega Mega Drive
    BR
    R$? 043160
    Sega Mega Drive
    KR
    ₩? GM4058JG



    Sega Master System
    UK
    £34.99[4] 27030-05
    Sega Master System
    FR
    ?F 27030-09
    Sega Master System
    DE
    DM ? 27030-18
    Sega Master System
    ES
    ?Ptas 27030-06
    Sega Master System
    AU
    $? 27030-05
    Sega Master System
    BR
    R$? 027100
    Sega Master System
    KR
    ₩? ?



    Sega Game Gear
    JP
    ¥3,800 G-3316
    Sega Game Gear
    US
    $39.95[1] T-79018
    Sega Game Gear
    UK
    £27.99[6] 79018-05
    Sega Game Gear
    FR
    ?F 79018-09
    Sega Game Gear
    DE
    DM ? 79018-18
    Sega Game Gear
    ES
    ?Ptas 79018-06
    Sega Game Gear
    IT
    79018-50
    Sega Game Gear
    PT
    ?PTE$ GGJ79018
    Sega Game Gear
    BR
    R$? 015810




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    Olympic Gold (オリンピックゴールド) or Olympic Gold: Barcelona '92 is a Sega Mega Drive, Sega Master System and Sega Game Gear sports game that ties in with the 1992 Olympic Games held at Barcelona, Spain.

    Some versions of the game came with a free souvenir booklet.

    Gameplay

    Events

    • 100m sprint
    • Hammer throw
    • Archery
    • 110m hurdles
    • Pole vault
    • Diving
    • 200m freestyle swimming

    Versions

    The US and Japanese versions of the Mega Drive game use the flag of the United States for the "English" language selection, while in Europe it is the flag of the United Kingdom. In PAL regions the game was also sponsored by Coca-Cola.

    Magazine articles

    Main article: Olympic Gold/Magazine articles.

    Promotional material

    Main article: Olympic Gold/Promotional material.

    Physical scans

    Mega Drive version

    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Score Source
    68 №1992-08, p25[7]
    68 №, p85[8]
    83 №10, p80/81[9]
    70 №36, p81[1]
    65 №9, p30/31
    60 №1992-09, p41
    91 №9, p40-43[10]
    89 №10, p80/81[11]
    83 №28, p120[12]
    70 №4, p79
    78 №5, p93
    71 №6, p79[13]
    78 №1, p64
    70 №7, p39-41
    70 №21, p92/93[14]
    73 №22, p88/89[15]
    77 №33, p22
    81 №9, p46/47[16]
    81 №18, p66
    85 №1/92, p8/9[17]
    82 №7, p26/27[18]
    90 №17, p81[19]
    94 №11, p18-20[20]
    70 №36, p59[21]
    Sega Mega Drive
    77
    Based on
    24 reviews

    Mega Drive, US
    OlympicGold MD US Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD US Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Olympic Gold MD US Manual.pdf
    Manual
    Mega Drive, EU
    OlympicGold MD EU Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD EU Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Olympic Gold Barcelona '92 MD FR Manual.pdf
    Manual
    Mega Drive, JP
    OlympicGold MD JP Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD JP CartTop.jpg
    OlympicGold MD JP Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, AU
    OlympicGold MD AU Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD AU Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, BR
    Olympicgold md br cover.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD BR Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, UK
    OlympicGold MD UK Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD EU Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, FR
    OlympicGold MD FR Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD EU Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, DE

    OlympicGold MD EU Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, ES
    OlympicGold MD ES Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD EU Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, KR
    OlympicGold MD KR back.jpgNospine.pngOlympicGold MD KR cover.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold MD KR carttop.jpg
    OlympicGold MD KR Cart Back.jpgOlympicGold MD KR Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Mega Drive, SE (Rental)
    OlympicGold MD SE Box Rental.jpg
    Cover

    Master System version

    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Score Source
    87 №10, p110/111[22]
    84 №10, p41
    91 №9, p40-43[10]
    87 №10, p72/73[23]
    83 №28, p137[24]
    81 №22, p64/65[25]
    87 №22, p86/87[26]
    64 №33, p23
    80 №9, p46/47[16]
    79 №11, p20/21
    94 №7, p26/27[18]
    79 №36, p59[21]
    Sega Master System
    83
    Based on
    12 reviews

    Master System, EU
    OlympicGold SMS EU Box.jpg
    Cover
    Master System, AU
    OlympicGold SMS AU Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGoldSMSAuManual.pdf
    Manual
    Master System, AU
    Limited Edition
    OlympicGold SMS AU Box LE.jpg
    Cover
    Master System, BR
    OlympicGold SMS BR cover.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold SMS BR Cart.jpg
    Cart
    OlympicGold SMS BR Manual.pdf
    Manual
    Master System, UK
    OlympicGold SMS UK Box.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGoldSMSUKLEBrochure.pdf
    Limited Edition Brochure
    Master System, FR
    OlympicGold SMS FR Box.jpg
    Cover
    Master System, DE
    OlympicGold SMS DE Box.jpg
    Cover
    Master System, ES
    OlympicGold SMS ES Box.jpg
    Cover
    Master System, KR
    OlympicGold SMS KR cover.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold SMS KR Cart Top.jpg
    OlympicGold SMS KR Cart Back.jpgOlympicGold SMS KR Cart.jpg
    Cart

    Game Gear version

    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Score Source
    80 №128 (Go!), p14/15[27]
    86 №11, p116[28]
    73 №36, p81[1]
    80 №10, p54/55
    91 №9, p40-43[10]
    85 №11, p154[29]
    85 №29, p189[30]
    89 №22, p90/91[31]
    58 №34, p38
    79 №10, p62[6]
    82 №11, p19
    85 №1/92, p25[32]
    92 №8, p70[33]
    87 №34, p76[34]
    81 №36, p59[21]
    Sega Game Gear
    82
    Based on
    15 reviews

    Game Gear, US
    OlympicGold GG US Box Back.jpgNospine.pngOlympicGold GG US Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold GG US Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Olympic Gold GG US Manual.pdf
    Manual
    Game Gear, EU
    OlympicGold GG EU Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold GG EU Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Game Gear, JP
    OlympicGold GG JP backcover.jpgOlympicGold GG JP Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold GG JP Cart.jpg
    Cart
    Game Gear, BR
    OlympicGold GG BR back.jpgNospine.pngOlympicGold GG BR Box.jpg
    Cover
    Olympicgold gg br cart.jpg
    Cart
    Olympic Gold GG BR Manual.pdf
    Manual
    Game Gear, DE
    OlympicGold GG DE Box Back.jpgNospine.pngOlympicGold GG DE Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    OlympicGold GG EU Cart.jpg
    Cart

    Technical information

    ROM dump status

    System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
    Sega Master System
     ?
    CRC32 6A5A1E39
    MD5 2A0717F014B2FD99DECD92308175658F
    SHA-1 21D7E4D99B1D35AD7C169CC16162A0873661FCD4
    256kB Cartridge (EU)
    Sega Master System
     ?
    CRC32 D1A7B1AA
    MD5 205B3543F300B96972BCA5CE1D1F1F90
    SHA-1 D3B0AA53159403C59E53E486597F882730556D96
    256kB Cartridge (KR)
    Sega Game Gear
     ?
    CRC32 1D93246E
    MD5 59E311B86223273016A1E70B9C881AF2
    SHA-1 53FD026008BE77CD0CDA7080E67A87A7BAD33A6A
    256kB Cartridge (EU)
    Sega Game Gear
     ?
    CRC32 A2F9C7AF
    MD5 D52C5DB48882C0C126572A0CDEB5F472
    SHA-1 B7E5AE436CCAA9984297B0C14969922D189CB10C
    256kB Cartridge (JP/US)

    References


    Olympics-Themed Games By Sega or On Sega Consoles
    Official Games
    Olympic Gold (1992) | Winter Olympics (1994) | Olympic Summer Games (1996) | (not Sega; 1998) | Sydney 2000 (2000) | (not Sega; 2002, 2004, 2006) | Beijing 2008 (2008) | Vancouver 2010 (2010) | London 2012 (2012)
    Mario & Sonic
    Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games (2007) | Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games (2009) | Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games (2011) | Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games (2013) | Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (2016)
    Other
    Izzy's Quest for the Olympic Rings (1995) | Olympic Soccer (1996)