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Why physics matter so much to Sonic games

Speed is considered the key trait of Sonic’s gameplay. The thrill of blazing through landscapes and the challenge to quickly complete stages is almost always a selling point for his games. This past decade, his speed has been amped up...

 
 
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Toy-makers add fuel to Sonic All-Star Racing speculation

Last week, screen-grabs from a document, purportedly leaked from Sumo Digital, turned up on Resetera. The document showed the British developers were working on a "kart racer" featuring a "Global IP". This led many to surmise that Sumo were...

 
 
 
 
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Sonic Forces' Super Sonic DLC to be free permanently

Sega have announced, via the official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter, that the Super Sonic DLC for gotta-go-fast platformer Sonic Forces will remain a free download forever.The DLC adds the sparkly golden Super Sonic character to the game's cas...

 
 
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Sonic the Hedgehog co-creator Yuji Naka joins Square Enix

Speaking on Twitter, former Sonic Team head Yuji Naka has announced that he has taken a role working with Square Enix. Naka will work within the game development department to develop new titles.Naka was one member of the three-man team res...

 
 
 
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Dr. Robotnik's Christmas party triggers me

If you're spending this Boxing Day morning picking up after friends, family, or perhaps yourselves, then take heart in the fact that gaming's greatest tyrants are suffering alongside you.In a new skit released by Sega to celebrate the festi...

 
 
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Super Sonic is free in Sonic Forces for a limited time

Sonic Forces didn't really make a big dent in the game's end of the year lists, especially after Sonic Mania took all of the glory, but Sega is still supporting it with random content drops and free cosmetics. This DLC is actually...

 
 
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Sonic Runners Adventure is zipping onto mobile devices soon

I'm not sure how I pulled it off, but I've found another mobile game that was seemingly already available! Gameloft has announced that Sonic Runners Adventure will be heading to the Google Play and App Stores soon, but if you've actually be...

 
 
 
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Get your Sanic on in Sonic Forces with some free DLC

The Sonic series has seen a lot of peaks and troughs, so obviously the internet has latched onto the darker side of things and created Sonic memes. The most prominent of those is "Sanic," a poorly drawn MS Paint rendition of the blue blur w...

 
 
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Sonic the Hedgehog 2 joins Sega's free mobile game initiative

Sonic has had a bit of a crazy year. While Sonic Mania was well received by both fans and critics, Sonic Forces is a bit of a mess. Some people can dig it, but the general consensus seems to be that the game was a missed opportunity. Why no...

 
 
 
 
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I present to you: The first Destructoid hedgehog

I'm proud to announce we've finally peaked, we've come to the long-awaited destination, we've created a hedgehog. But, not just any hedgehog, the Destructoid hedgehog. Now before anyone decides to leave “name suggestions,” let m...

 
 
 
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Review: Sonic Forces

It might be time for a new approach to 3D Sonic the Hedgehog games. We see so many great studios swoop in and re-invent (or do right by) the series, like PagodaWest Games and Headcannon with the recent Sonic Mania, but those are mostly 2D a...

 
 
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PSA: Sonic Forces' PC port is a hot mess

Sonic Forces has already had a bit of an uphill battle to face releasing after Sonic Mania, but it looks like PC users are going to have an even rougher time of it. Thanks to the magic of Denuvo DRM, most users can't even progress past the ...

 
 
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Superhero tropes aplenty in Sonic Forces launch trailer

Sega's Sonic Forces speeds onto the scene today, with the spiky blue mascot and his edgy buddies coming together to once again battle the evil Dr. Robotnik, nee Eggman, and his army of mechanical monsters.One last trailer has been released ...

 
 
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Sonic Adventure 1 & 2 soundtracks getting vinyl release

Vinyl soundtrack publishers Brave Wave have announced this weekend that the soundtracks to classic Sega titles Sonic Adventure and Sonic Adventure 2 are in line for a luscious LP release.Both titles will receive two records each, with the f...

 
 
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Join The Eggman Empire in new Sonic Forces trailer

Things are looking bad for Dr. Robotnik nee Eggman. After years of having his schemes foiled by a bunch of glove-loving, wisecracking animals, his public image has taken something of a kicking. How things might have been different if Sega h...

 
 
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Sonic Forces responds to 'No Review Codes' tweet

Yesterday, numerous game sites were reporting on the fact that Sega would not send out review codes for its upcoming platform adventure, Sonic Forces, until the day of release, causing people to fear that the latest game from the spiky one ...

 
 




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