Hands-On: Sonic Boom

Hands-On: Sonic Boom

Jul 14, 2014

Adam: I was quite looking forward to Sonic Boom since its team is composed of people behind one of my favourite 3D platformers, Jak & Daxter. I figured that we might finally see the good Sonic game that’s been missing for varying lengths of time (depending on who you ask) thanks to a new team with new mechanics and a new take on Sonic. It certainly...

No Tune Unturned: Sonic Boombox Episode 1 – The Classic Era

No Tune Unturned: Sonic Boombox Episode 1 – The Classic Era

Jan 29, 2013

No Tune Unturned returns with an exciting new venture; one of speed and thrills and magic red shoes. Sonic Boombox is a three-part audiological history that tracks the musical antics of Sonic the Hedgehog through the ages, diving into bizarre details and kicking back to hear a suite of sweet tunes. The Classic Era spans from the original game in 1991 to the dark...

Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II: review

Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II: review

May 21, 2012

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), XBLA, PC, iOS, Android, Windows 7 Phone Unleashed: Out Now (Android in June and Windows 7 Phone in July) Publisher: Sega Developer: Sonic Team, Dimps Players: 2 (local and online co-op) Site: http://www.sonicthehedgehog4.com/ The first episode of Sonic the Hedgehog 4 was a disappointment. It tripped over its own feet trying to...

What on Mobius is up with Sonic 4?

What on Mobius is up with Sonic 4?

May 14, 2012

Sixteen years is a long time.1994 to 2010; that’s the kind of break we’re talking about with the original Sonic the Hedgehog series. In the realm of videogames, that’s long enough to go from Doom to Black Ops. The first three games (and echidna-powered expansion pack) were a distant memory at this point, but some held on to a simple truth: To...

Sonic Adventure: review

Sonic Adventure: review

Oct 22, 2010

Format: XBL Arcade, PSN Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Sega Developer: Sonic Team Players: 1 Site: http://www.sega.co.uk/games/sonic-adventure/ Sonic, along with Mario, is one of gaming’s iconic characters. His recent games however have been pretty poor 3D efforts, that have tarnished the platform star’s legacy. Sonic Adventure was Sonic...