Tag Archives: sonic
Mon, Jan 03, 2011 | 07:14 GMT
This year marks two decades for venerable and eternal properties Sonic the Hedgehog and Puyo Puyo, and Sega intends to celebrate in style. All. Year. Long.
Wed, Nov 10, 2010 | 17:43 GMT
SEGA’s teaming up with the People’s Trust for Endangered Species in Britain to bring awareness of the decline of hedgehogs in the country.
Wed, Oct 13, 2010 | 22:14 BST
SEGA reckons it has more than likely put too many Sonic titles out too quickly in the past.
Wed, Oct 13, 2010 | 12:52 BST
There’s more on the way? Shock.
Tue, Oct 12, 2010 | 21:19 BST
SEGA has said its working on a game to coincide with the 20th anniversary of Sonic, and it’s called Sonic Anniversary.
Thu, Oct 07, 2010 | 09:30 BST
Sega has confirmed it has de-listed from retail certain Sonic titles, which end up with average or poor Meta scores.
Thu, Sep 30, 2010 | 19:40 BST
SEGA of America has announced a release date for its Kinect-exclusive Sonic Free Riders action racing game.
Wed, Sep 15, 2010 | 17:12 BST
Tue, Jun 22, 2010 | 21:07 BST
SEAG Brand Manager Ken Laboughs has said that the only reason Sonic 4 exists is because the “right team” was in “the right place at the right time.”
Wed, Jun 02, 2010 | 23:33 BST
Wed, May 26, 2010 | 16:51 BST
SEGA has announced Sonic Colours for Wii and DS, which tasks the blue one with saving an alien race from Dr. Eggman in a sci-fi themed amusement park.
Tue, Feb 16, 2010 | 22:24 GMT
Oh you sneaky kids with your video cameras, loving nothing more than to spoil everyone’s fun – you’ve done it this time, and it’s Sonic you have leaked onto the internet.
Cheeky little runts.
Don’t hit the break if you want to remain unspoiled and pure.
Sat, Feb 13, 2010 | 15:51 GMT
Rumor floating about this morning has Sonic 4 hitting retail after all four episodes are released.
Fri, Jan 29, 2010 | 10:13 GMT
Sega’s revealed that it’ll reveal the proper name of Project Neddlemouse on Monday.
But only on one condition: help send in 100 fan-made art, and you get your name.
Fri, Nov 20, 2009 | 22:20 GMT
LittleBigPlanet will get a bit blue, yellow, and red come December 17 when Sonic costumes are released on PS3.
This is according to PlayStation Asia, which has the date listed along with five Sonic costumes based on Sonic Unleashed.
There’s Sonic, Sonic the Werehog, Tails, Dr. Eggman, and Knuckles.
You can get each individually or in a pack.
No price yet, but expect it to run the usual.
Thu, May 21, 2009 | 15:54 BST
Sega has quietly released the original Sonic the Hedgehog for iPods and iPhone on the App Store.
Seven zones are there for users to speed through including Green Hill and Labyrinth, along with some special stages as well.
Options include arcade and full-screen views, and it will run you £3.49 ($4.99).
Thu, Feb 19, 2009 | 22:15 GMT
GameTap has an exclusive Sonic the Hedgehog retrospective over on its YouTube channel.
The documentary is over 24 minutes long, broken into four parts, and features members of the original Sonic Team speaking together for the first time, including:
- Naoto Ohshima, Illustrator
- Yuji Naka, Programmer
- Hirokazu Yasuhara, Level Designer
- Shinobu Toyoda, Executive Vice President, SEGA
- Madeline Schroeder, Product Manager
- Al Nilsen, Director of Marketing, SEGA
- Roger Hector, GM, SEGA Technical Institute
- Takashi Yuda, Illustrator, “Knuckles”
- Akinori Nishiyama, GM. Sonic Team Japan
- Yuji Uekawa, Designer, Sonic Adventure
- Takashi Iizuka, Director, SEGA Technical Institute
Highlights include rare vintage videos, never-before-seen concept art featuring Sonic’s original girlfriend Madonna, Sega commercials from the 90s and Naoto Ohshima discussing how he was inspired by Michael Jackson, Bill Clinton and Santa Claus.
Watch all four parts here.
Thu, Oct 09, 2008 | 20:58 BST
According to this Gamasutra report, Prope boss Yuji Naka is going back to his roots with a Sonic-style project.
“At Prope,” Naka told the site, “we’re actually planning on making a game like Sonic right now. We want to keep trying to make various kinds of games.”
Proper’s also working on Wii games Let’s Tap! and Let’s Catch! at the moment.
More through the link.