Sega Genesis 3 Switchless Region Mod Install Guide

This guide will show you how to region mod your Sega Genesis 3 games console. It will cover both VA1 and VA2 Genesis 3 consoles and show how to do a single switch region mod, switchless region mod and the in-game-reset add-on mod.

Solder Map VA2

Language (Pin 197)

  • 5V = English
  • GND = Japanese

Video Refresh Rate (Pin 200)

  • GND = 50Hz
  • +5V 60Hz

Solder Map VA1

Coming soon.

Single Switch Region Mod

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  • To check – whether the reset cut should be done before or after the resistor