* DirectToVideo: All of the games (except the first) were released directly to consoles.
* NoExportForYou: ''Super Fantasy Zone'' was ([[VirtualConsole originally]]) not released in North America.
** Still played straight with ''Fantasy Zone II DX'', which was included in the final ''Sega Ages'' collection.
* ReferencedBy: A remixed version of ''Fantasy Zone'''s shopping music is featured in [[VideoGame/OutRun Turbo OutRun]].
* {{Vaporware}}: A [[TurboGrafx16 TurboGrafx-CD]] game developed by NEC Avenue called ''Space Fantasy Zone'' which had ''Space Harrier''-style gameplay mixed with the setting from ''Fantasy Zone'', further bridging the gap between both franchises. Legal disputes with SEGA resulted in the game's cancellation. A prototype ISO of the game can be found online.