"When you think of Nintendo what pops in your mind? Most likely the name Mario will your answer. How about when you think of Sega? I’m going to take a wild guess and say the name Sonic is your answer. A good foundation for a console is having a popular and recognizable mascot. You can show almost anyone in the world a picture of Sonic or Mario and chances are they’ll know what they see. But what about those mascots who didn’t quite pan out? Let’s take a look at some of the mascots that didn’t fair so well when introduced."