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Zone Runners: Sonic-themed hip hop


This exists
Oct 13
Sonic-themed hip hop exists. Check out Zone Runners, a game music-inspired hip hop trio that just released their debut album of Sonic the Hedgehog type tunes. They run through a number of zones over the 11-track release, with... read
Mega Man comic

Sonic and Mega Man will crossover again in Worlds Unite


The second collaboration
Oct 08
Sonic and Mega Man already did the crossover thing with Archie Comics' Worlds Collide storyline, but they are returning yet again in "Worlds Unite." More details will be revealed at New York Comic Con, but for now we kno... read
On Cartoon Network
Before we get Sonic Boom for Wii U and Sonic Boom for 3DS, we'll be getting a Sonic Boom cartoon. Said cartoon will arrive on November 8th on Cartoon Network, with 11 minute shows on a weekly basis. You can ge... read feature

Uber is giving Sonic Boom Rides at New York Comic-Con


Gotta go fast!
Oct 02
I hate missing New York Comic-Con. This is only the second one I've missed. I'm missing out on the Sonic Boom Rides in New York, provided by Sega, Chevrolet, and Uber. Imagine jetting around New York in a Sonic-themed ride? I... read
Sonic Boom Wii U

Sonic Boom dashing to Wii U a week early


Gotta go fast!
Sep 18
In a year when so many titles have been delayed, Sega is bucking trends. The rogue publisher has announced plans to actually hasten the release of Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric. Quelle surprise! The Wii U action platformer will now cross the finish line a week early, launching on November 11 alongside its Nintendo 3DS companion, Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal. read
Sonic + Mega Man

Sonic / Mega Man: Worlds Collide comic is getting a complete collection


In addition to the smaller ones
Sep 16
The Sonic / Mega Man: Worlds Collide comic was pretty much everything I expected it to be. It was a perfect combination of two of my childhood icons, and it was enjoyable to read from start to finish. Although there have... read
Sega

Check out Sega's booth at PAX Prime and hop in an Alien egg pod


I really wish I were going now
Aug 27
If you're headed to PAX Prime this weekend, first of all, I'm jealous and you should take me with you. Second, you should hit up the Sega booth, where you can get friendly with hands-on demos of Alien: Isolation, Sonic Boom: ... read
Sonic Boom

Here's another incentive to pre-order Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric


Amy pillow not included
Aug 26
Starting August 25, anyone who pre-orders Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric for the Wii U from Amazon will receive a exclusive character costume pack that can be used in the game. Fans who pre-order will receive a code to unlock the ... read
Sonic

These Sonic-themed chili dogs and onion rings look pretty tasty


I think I'd just go buy them instead of make them
Aug 20
I'm not sure why Sonic's favorite food is chili dogs, but whatever. Rosanna Pansino, star of my favorite videogame cooking show Nerdy Nummies, has created a Sonic-themed meal here in the form of Sonic chili dogs with onion r... read
Sonic Boom

The latest Sonic Boom trailer is rife with quips and a movie announcer dude


Sonic is either a big jerk or kinda dumb
Aug 15
Are you tired of Sonic Boom yet? Oh, you are? Well, I guess you won't want to check out this new trailer, then. See if I care. The latest trailer details some of the enemies and villains Sonic will face up against,... read
Sonic the Hedgehog

Scientifically accurate Sonic the Hedgehog is more nightmarish than even my fanfiction


Animation Domination does it again
Jul 28
What's weirder than Sanic making a big boy puddle for Amy? This newest video in the Scientifically Accurate series from Fox's Animation Domination HD YouTube channel, which features good ol' Sonic the Hedgehog. Going fast. And other things. I won't spoil it. Just go ahead and watch it yourself. Then check out the rest of the series. You're welcome. read
GOTTA GO FAST

Sega reveals Sonic Boom release dates, package art


Coming to 3DS on November 11 and a week later for Wii U
Jul 24
Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric (that's the Wii U one) is dashing to North America on November 18, Sega announced today. It won't beat its portable (and more promising) companion to market, though, as Sonic Boom: Shattere... read
Sonic BOOM

Sonic Boom also has characters not covered in tape


Like 'sexy purple Rosie the Riveter hedgehog' and 'old tails-less tails'
Jul 23
SEGA released a little collection (with bios) of other characters in the Sonic Boom universe, whether they inhabit the 3DS version, Wii U version, or are in the television show. And there's so little tape there, unl... read
Sonic goes mobile

Sonic Jump Fever is fun for about two minutes


Actually 'fun' might be overselling it
Jul 10
Sonic Jump Fever is now available worldwide via iTunes and Google Play, Sega announced today. The vertical platformer is a free-to-play sequel to Sonic Jump, which first appeared on Japanese mobile phones in 2005. The experi... read
Sonic Boom

Two new Sonic Boom trailers show off one super extraordinary team


The Gotta Go cast
Jul 02
In May, I had a chance to check out the two upcoming Sonic Boom games -- Rise of Lyric and Shattered Crystal. I was surprisingly impressed by one, and unsurprisingly unimpressed by the other. These two trailers mak... read
Sonic's birthday!

We're celebrating Sonic's 23rd birthday the only way we know how


With erotic fan fiction and art
Jun 23
It's Sonic's 23rd birthday, and we couldn't let his big day go by unnoticed. We wanted to celebrate by paying tribute to the legendary hedgehog. A really hot, steamy, sexy, erotic tribute. In case that last sentence wasn't indication enough, this post isn't exactly family friendly. So, not safe for work content to follow. You've been warned. Enjoy. read
Sonic movie

Prepare for a hybrid CG/live-action Sonic the Hedgehog movie


We knew this day would come
Jun 10
Sony Pictures Entertainment and Sega Sammy's Marza Animation Planet studio have plans for a big-screen Sonic the Hedgehog movie that will combine CG animation with live action, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Evan Susser... read
Sonic's Metroidvania
Just last week, Sega announced that the two upcoming Nintendo-exclusive Sonic games were given subtitles. The Wii U title is now Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric, and the 3DS version is Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal. Despite sh... read feature

Sega @ E3 2014

I wanna be all alone with Alien: Isolation and more with Sega's E3 2014 offerings


Hatsune Miku all up in here, holla!
Jun 06
Once your heart's broken, what do you do? I only want some pieces of you, Sega. And I won't be making it out to E3 to check out your lineup. There are a few games coming down the pipeline over at Sega that I'm more than a lit... read
News that's good to the last drop
There's a hot drizzle of news leading up to E3, and Max is here to suck it down and spit it back at you! A sequel to Homefront is actually happening, for some reason. Ed Boon officiates the new MK as Mortal Kombat X (as in E... read feature

Not great, not terrible
[Update: Apparently, just this morning, Sega decided to subtitle both Sonic Boom for Wii U and the upcoming Sonic 3DS game. Sonic Boom on Wii U is now Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric, and the 3DS title is S... read feature

What kind of question is that?!
Max and I have a chat about some interesting new characters coming to the Wii U. However, Max has an ulterior curiosity that may just ruin everything forever. Which would you choose: Sticks the Badger, or the Mario Kart Mercedes? read feature

Sonic Boom: New character Sticks


Fan art incoming...
May 29
Presenting Sticks, the new character for Sonic Boom. She's Amy's best buddy, and she's maybe a little backwards. She lives in a burrow and has a boomerang as a weapon.  What do you think? read
Sega

Sega's numbers are down, but still profitable


Total War: Rome 2 led the way
May 09
Sega didn't have a great year, but did enough to stay in the black. Due to a "harsh market environment," the publisher's physical videogame sales tumbled to 8.7 million. However, the company noted that mobile and digital PC t... read
Soniculus Rift

First-person Sonic with the Oculus Rift looks pretty fun


Gotta puke fast
Apr 25
Disorienting, but fun. I wonder how long before you vomit. I knew someone who played Team Fortress 2 with the Rift for 30 minutes and had to lay down for an hour to stop being woozy. I still really want to play Mirror's Edge with it. read
Sonic & All-Stars Racing

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed is free on iOS and Android 'cause you gotta go fast


If Sonic is the fastest thing alive, why does he need a car?
Apr 25
If you've been jonesing for a new racing game you can carry in your pocket, consider Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, which is now free on the App Store as well as Google Play. See, Android users? They didn't forget ... read
Sonic Boom

Sega opens up about CryEngine 3 on Wii U, split-screen for Sonic Boom


Split-screen, yes please
Apr 21
Speaking to the Official Nintendo Magazine, Sega producer Stephen Frost opened up a bit about using the CryEngine for Sonic Boom on the Wii U. It's not a 1:1 use of the engine, as it's modified to allow things like split-scre... read

Here's what Sonic and friends' feet look like


You know, in case you were wondering
Apr 08
We come across all sorts of dumb things while looking for gaming related content everyday here at Destructoid. Usually we post the stupidest thing in our office chat, and it typically just stays there never to be seen by the ... read
Free Sonic CD

PSA: Sonic CD is free for Android for 7 more hours


Free is free
Apr 02
Apparently-controller-compatible Sonic CD is Amazon's free Android app of the day for about seven more hours. This staggering deal will literally save you dollars compared to the usual $3 price tag. Use them well. I'm going to buy a lottery ticket and burn the other two as sacrifice. For luck. read
The blue blur dons a green getup
Sonic Lost World may not have met everyone's expectations, but two free pieces of Nintendo-themed DLC sits right with me. We already got a chance to play the 2D Yoshi's Island-themed add-on back in December, but now... read feature

Sonic and Zelda

Sega confirms Legend of Zelda and Sonic Lost World crossover date


Now entering 'The Legend of Zelda Zone'
Mar 26
It was already a surprise when Yoshi's Island DLC dropped for Sega's Sonic Lost World, but Nintendo president Satoru Iwata noted that there was one more add-on in store for fans, giving the strongly hinted "link" as a k... read
GDC cocktail napkin edition
Hey gang! Here's a hot and messy GDC edition of Farts 'N' Crafts, brought to you by liquor and cocktail napkins, and also cocktails, made with liquor. Sonic The Hedgehog is covered in bandages and scarves in Sonic Boom, so I drew him barfing up SpaghettiOs. Because cocktails. read feature







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