The history of Sega detailed in one minute

A new video from Lore in a Minute, a YouTube channel known for its quick historical facts, details the history of Sega in just over a minute.

In addition to details about the birth of the company, the video also includes notable game releases and the beginning of perhaps its best-known franchise, Sonic the Hedgehog. Watch the video above for a short history lesson.

For more of Lore in a Minute's quick videos, including the histories of Half-Life, League of Legends and Portal, visit its YouTube channel.

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