Quantcast
Sonic 4: Episode 2 physics based on Genesis games - Destructoid




Game database:   #ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ         ALL     Xbox One     PS4     360     PS3     WiiU     Wii     PC     3DS     DS     PS Vita     PSP     iOS     Android


Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2  



Sonic 4: Episode 2 physics based on Genesis games


11:30 AM on 03.13.2012
Sonic 4: Episode 2 physics based on Genesis games photo



Today, a very tragic event has happened. SEGA has confirmed that Sonic fans will have one less thing to bitch about when Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2 is released. The game's physics will be based upon the Genesis originals, which severely cuts the opportunity to screaming comparison videos. 

"I wanted to make sure people could play the game and it not feel unnatural," Sonic Team's Takashi Iizuka told Eurogamer. "It should feel right. Rather than thinking of it as us trying to say, 'okay, this is the way it should be,' we looked at feedback where people were saying, 'this feels unnatural.'

"Those were the things we decided to eliminate, so it should feel natural when they play the game."

This is terrible! The fact that the game felt a bit different from the Genesis games was the bread and butter of the Sonic 4 hate movement. Without that, they'll have to go back to complaining that Sonic's legs are too long. Hopefully, we can get our hands on leaked videos of somebody playing a level really poorly, otherwise we'll have nothing to be furious over. 

Don't worry guys, something will still be wrong with it. We just have to believe!








Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.





timeline following:
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2



4:00 PM on 05.09.2012
Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2

Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 was considered a letdown by many longtime fans of the series, mostly due to the fact that its physics were not similar enough to the original Genesis titles. Part of the benefit of an episodic ...more



4:30 PM on 03.13.2012
Preview: Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2

I haven't committed much time to playing a Sonic the Hedgehog game since its first sequel, which would normally make me feel somewhat disqualified to talk about what the blue hedgehog is up to in modern days. But playing Soni...more



9:20 AM on 02.27.2012
Sonic 4: Episode 2 site goes live with new screens

SEGA Japan has opened up an official site for Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2, and filled it with juicy screenshots for you to gawp at like a big bloody idiot. If you hate official websites, however, don't worry. We have the ...more



6:30 PM on 02.14.2012
Sonic 4 Episode 2 screens show purple Sonic, bonus stage

Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2 revealed a bunch of new screenshots via the Xbox Live Marketplace, and they're now safely entrenched in a Destructoid gallery for your viewing amusement. Check 'em out.  Among the notable ...more



9:00 AM on 12.30.2011
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2 not coming to Wii

SEGA has confirmed that the second episode of Sonic the Hedgehog 4 won't be coming to the Wii. An official reason for the snub has not been given, but brand manager Ken Balough has said that SEGA still supports Nintendo syste...more



9:00 AM on 12.29.2011
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2 revealed

It's been quite some time, but the second episode of Sonic the Hedgehog 4 has finally been unveiled. The first teaser trailer made an appearance on GameSpot (skip to 1:16 in the video above) and it's already announced some s...more



5:30 PM on 08.25.2011
Sonic 4: Episode 2 will drop some time in 2012

Remember that promised update to Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2? Sonic Team producer Takashi Iizuka recently told Eurogamer that the downloadable title won't make an appearance until 2012. Anyone else starting to get some se...more



1:30 PM on 08.13.2011
Sonic 4: Episode 2 still around, update coming soon

It's been about fifty Internet years since we've heard anything about Sonic 4: Episode 2. I have wondered, as I reckon some of you have, whether the Sonic 4 project was obsolete now that Sonic Generations seems to be doing wh...more




iOS

9:00 AM on 12.18.2014
Angry Viking simulator Lords of the Fallen is coming to iOS and Android

Well this is an interesting turn of events. Despite not having a version of the game out for the Xbox 360, PS3, or Wii U platforms, developer Deck13 Interactive will release Lords of the Fallen on iOS and Android de...more



12:00 PM on 12.06.2014
Review: Peggle Blast

My criteria for enjoying a game with microtransactions is simple -- am I having fun, and can I consistently have fun without feeling like I need to pay out? Unlike some people who hate microtransactions on sheer principl...more



12:30 PM on 12.05.2014
My favorite Tomb Raider game is out now on iOS for $1.99

Tomb Raider II is by far my favorite Lara Croft adventure. Although the visuals are dated by today's standards, the locales and sense of adventure pretty much have no equal for me. I remember spending roughly 30 hours pl...more



View all iOS






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more