It was announced yesterday that Tommo Inc, the company behind the Neo Geo X console are to begin producing a range of Sega-branded items for mobile phones. The range consists of screen protectors, rear cases and even Megadrive inspired Bluetooth 4.0 Speakers! Currently Tommo’s website shows iPhone 5 & 5S cases with designs from Master System, Megadrive/Genesis, Saturn and Dreamcast, there are also front screen protectors and Power Partner battery extender-cases.
The coolest item in the range is by far and away the Megadrive branded Bluetooth speakers that boast these features :
- Genesis RETRO look and crisp, clear stereo sound
- Bluetooth 4.0 compatible or plug in directly to headphone jack
- NFC support and aptX support, multi-pairing
- Supports A2DP Stereo Audio Streaming, AAC Audio Format
- Built-in rechargeable battery for hours and hours of continuous spectacular sound at your fingertips
No prices have been announced at this time, but no doubt they’ll all be expensive. What do you think? Good retro-inspired idea or shameless cash-in?