Seagull 78 Controller Adapter



Gamepad Gameplay for the Atari 7800!

The Edladdin Seagull 78 is a controller adapter that allows the use of any Sega Genesis gamepad or other Genesis controller with your Atari 7800, providing authentic two-button gameplay control on all Atari 7800 games.

Plug your Sega Genesis or compatible controller into the Seagull 78, then plug the 28" (0.7m) factory molded game cord into your Atari 7800 console. Buttons "B" and "C" on your Sega controller provide authentic two-button gameplay control on all Atari 7800 games. No other buttons are utilized on the controller while using the Seagull 78 adapter.

Note: This product is an adapter only!  You must provide the Sega Genesis compatible controller!

Note: The Seagull 78 controller adapter is not compatible with Sega Master System controllers.

John Delaney on 03/04/2018 09:10am
Rather than trying to locate one of the hard to find Atari 7800 pad controllers I purchased one of these and attached my favorite Sega Genesis controller. I recommend this for anyone looking to improve the Atari 7800/2600 experience!
Jon Willig on 07/07/2017 05:12pm
Works great!
trebor on 05/12/2017 10:26am
Own two of these, they are fantastic. Here's why.

Works perfectly with 3 or 6-button Genesis controllers. There is excellent response and no lag present. The Seagull 78 can even be used in conjunction with an AtariVox connected through it without issue. Ditto having an MCPDev cartridge attached.

It is well worth the money. The end results are Button B mapping to the Left Button/Button 1 of the 7800, and Button C mapping to Right Button/Button 2.

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