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Power Base Converter

Discussion in 'Sega Master System and Game Gear' started by 3rdman, Dec 19, 2001.

  1. 3rdman

    3rdman New Member

    I think I got a good deal on this. I won an ebay auction for a power base converter (play your SMS cartridges on your Genny) for the low price of $11.05 plus 7 bucks shipping.

    The auction also includes 5 games in their boxes. I think I did pretty good...from what I've read this attachment is relatively rare. So, what do y'all think?
  2. Gear

    Gear New Member

    I think you drove a hard bargain if it actually arrives in good conditions :)
  3. Pearl Jammzz

    Pearl Jammzz Member

    I have had one of those since I was a kid, can't member when I got it but from what I hear we got it when it first came out. too bad we only have 1 game for it. BTW, what the #### is that little card slot on the thing for?
  4. 3rdman

    3rdman New Member

    Those slots are for game cards...like the Turbo-16, some SMS games come on cards the size of a business card.

    My friend gave me his collection of old SMS games and I have nothing with which to enjoy them. So, I'm one happy puppy. Gotta get a Nomad next...
  5. megametalgreymon

    megametalgreymon New Member

    the sms model 1 had those card slots as well, while the model 2 didnt

    never seen a game on one though although i know they do exist, i think the 3d glasses might have used the card port as well
  6. 3rdman

    3rdman New Member

    I have two of them...don't know which off-hand, though. In any case, the guy just mailed it out and I should be getting it just around my birthday (Dec. 25)! :)
  7. 3rdman

    3rdman New Member

    Got it in the mail today and it works perfectly! I'm gonna have to dig up a light gun for my Genny to play all these SMS light games.

    But it does work...Whew!
  8. GreatSayamanGohan

    GreatSayamanGohan New Member

    i have 3 card games - Ghost house, Transbot, and Falcon f-16... card games were smaller (physically and data wise) but cost way les (~$20 new). Also, the CD Glasses interfaced with the SMS with the card slot (i love my 3d glasses)

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