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Australian Card Games
Post Posted: Thu Oct 14, 2004 9:46 am
I just noticed on a Ghost House Card from Australia:
It has english only back/manual, like an US version, but:

- No "Sega of America" mention.
- The product number on the side (US game don't have those usually).

So it's kinda in-between European and US games.
Does anyone has other Australian card games?
Until now I thought they were just imports.
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Post Posted: Thu Oct 14, 2004 11:12 am
I've got an Australian Great Soccer and the boxed Hang On.

Like your Ghost House, they've both got an English-only box (and manual for Great Soccer, I'm missing the Hang On manual but am pretty sure that's the same), part numbners on the spine and no SoA credit.
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Post Posted: Fri Oct 15, 2004 9:40 am
All of the games that I own are Australian (I'm from Australia) except 2 carts which have "Made in Japan" on them. Sega had carts being made here by OziSoft. You can see a picture of my Spellcaster cart that I posted a while back in the dev forum section as it had a 315-5365 mapper chip. I also posted a pic of the cart's casing, which has coarser plastic and no sticker on the back of them.
 
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Post Posted: Fri Oct 15, 2004 1:00 pm
Hey Bock

This kind of style is inconsistant and rarely seen on boxes, but I can confirm that it is seen. Ozisoft went through a funny process after being born by Sega Japan between '85-87 after John Sands Electronics went bust (Some early card games/systems may have being managed by John Sands. If I can get my hands on registration cards, etc I can confirm this)
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