Tag Archive: Sonic


Take Sonic the Hedgehog for a spin on Apple TV

In some kind of weird time vortex that makes me feel like it’s 1991 again (now if only I could find my original cassette of Nirvana’s Nevermind!), Apple is giving everyone the chance to huddle around their TV set again playing SEGA Genesis classic Sonic the Hedgehog. That’s because the original platformer featuring everyone’s favorite blue-spined, […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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How two Sonic fans brought an aging franchise back to life on iOS

In the summer of 1991, Sonic the Hedgehog was, quite simply, the greatest thing Simon Thomley had ever seen. At the age of 11, Thomley had graduated to the SEGA Genesis gaming console after years as a Nintendo Entertainment System…

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You can help speed Sonic 3 onto iOS

Anyone who enjoys old-school games will most likely have experienced the crushing disappointment of finding a favorite title in the iOS App Store — only to discover that whichever company that ported it over took no care whatsoever in doing…

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Classic Sonic sequel is a 16-bit masterpiece

Full disclosure up front: I was a huge fan of the Sonic series back in the day. As a result, sitting down to play Sonic the Hedgehog 2 I was of two minds: one part of me happy to be…

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Speed to the App Store for Sega’s super Sonic the Hedgehog sale

Anyone whose iOS device is missing a certain speedy blue hedgehog can rejoice this week, thanks to a new sale that has seen Sega drop the price of several of its Sonic iOS games. Currently both Sonic The Hedgehog and…

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Sonic Racing Transformed Goes Free On Android & iOS

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, the hugely popular kart racing game that features Sonic and a number of other famous video game characters, is now available for free on Android and iOS. SEGA hopes that making the title free will improve its multiplayer…

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Sonic Racing Transformed Goes Free On Android & iOS

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, the hugely popular kart racing game that features Sonic and a number of other famous video game characters, is now available for free on Android and iOS. SEGA hopes that making the title free will improve its multiplayer…

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Sonic The Hedgehog & Sonic CD Get iOS 7 Controller Support

For the most part, iOS 7 controllers are still pretty expensive and a bit of a luxury. If you already own one, however, and have a taste for retro video games, you’ll be pleased to hear that Sonic the Hedgehog…

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Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Remastered Available Now On Android & iOS

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 was undoubtedly a reason to buy a Sega Genesis back in 1992, but if you thought it was decent then, you should check it out the new remastered version for Android and iOS. The title has been…

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Sega Slashes All Sonic Games For iOS To Just 99¢ [Deals]

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Sonic fan? Well now’s a great time to load up your iOS device with new Sonic games, because Sega has made each and every one just 99¢ for a limited time. That includes Sonic CD, Sonic The Hedgehog 4 episodes one and two, Sonic and SEGA All-Stars Racing, and the original Sonic The Hedgehog.

Basically, if it has Sonic in it, you won’t pay more than 99¢ for it.

Here’s the complete list of games included in the sale:

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