#341 Sonic The Hedgehog



The game shares its name with two earlier Sonic games, a manga, a television series, a comic book series, and their eponymous main character. To disambiguate, the game has been referred to as Sonic 2006. It was produced in commemoration of the 15th anniversary of the Sonic the Hedgehog series. The game faced multiple issues during development, which resulted in rushing the product despite existing bugs. Both versions were heavily criticized for long loading times, poor camera system, gameplay glitches, complicated plot and sloppy character control. The game faced development issues which resulted the product being rushed and ultimately a poor product being delivered. Upon release, it was widely criticized for its numerous gameplay glitches, long loading times and complicated plot.

Release Dates

November 14th, 2006 (5093 days ago)
December 2nd, 2006 (5075 days ago)
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Ninjala's Sonic the Hedgehog collab items now available

The fastest thing alive has sped into a whole other franchise today, as the Ninjala X Sonic the Hedgehog collab has officially begun. Players taken with the free-to-play ninja action will find new costumes...

Sonic the Hedgehog Cover Artist Cooks Up Some Delicious Classic Style Fanart

An illustrator and concept artist tweeted some lovely nostalgic fanart for Sonic the Hedgehog, with the main cast showing off their classic designs.

Sonic the Hedgehog "Encyclo-Speed-Ia", Pop! Vinyl Figures, Energy Drinks, And More Announced for 30th Anniversary

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise, Sega have announced the first wave of new merchandise that will be released in 2021.

Sonic the Hedgehog collab coming to Ninjala on September 23rd

The latest Ninjala Developer Diary has arrived, and with it comes details on the game’s collaboration with Sonic the Hedgehog. Soon players will be able to get costumes based on Sonic, Tails, and Knuckles...
spot's Avatar spot 2020-09-10 09:43:09

Sonic the Hedgehog OVA production demo songs uncovered

Earlier this week we brought you the news that the iconic theme song to the 1996 Sonic the Hedgehog OVA, “Look-a-Like”, had been uncovered in its original form, revealing some new lyrics that had up...

Previsualization footage of Sonic the Hedgehog movie takes us back to the days of nightmarish original design

The Sonic the Hedgehog movie made some serious bank when it debuted in theaters early this year, speeding past the $100 million mark after just ten days. Things weren’t always looking so bright for the...
delta's Avatar delta 2020-08-24 13:05:05

Another Sonic The Hedgehog Double Pack Appears To Be Coming To Switch

Two games in one - If you need more blue blur in your life, perhaps a Sonic the Hedgehog double game pac...
tiger's Avatar tiger 2020-08-23 01:24:03

Random: Finally, Sonic The Hedgehog Spins Onto The Super Nintendo

To be this good takes AGES! - Ah, the good old playground arguments of the '90...

Square Enix and Sonic the Hedgehog creators announce 3D action platformer Balan Wonderworld, coming to Switch

Square Enix today unveiled Balan Wonderworld, a new 3D action platformer. It’s being led by Sonic the Hedgehog creators Yuji Naka and Naoto Ohshima. Here’s an overview of Balan Wonderworld plus the...

Happy 29th birthday to Sonic the Hedgehog

It’s a blast of a day for fans of the Blue Blur – Sonic the Hedgehog has turned 29 years old on today, June 23rd, the date that the original Sega Genesis game first released all the way back in 1991!...
soul's Avatar soul 2020-06-23 12:15:07

Sonic the Hedgehog Nanoblock kits set to release next week

For the block-minded Blue Blur fans out there, Sega’s got something neat for you — new Sonic the Hedgehog themed Nanoblock sets are going on sale in Japan on June 23rd for 1,200 yen each. The three...
duel's Avatar duel 2020-06-19 16:23:05

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Sequel in Development

A sequel to Paramount Pictures' Sonic the Hedgehog movie has been announced, and is in development.

A Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Sequel Has Been Greenlit

A Sonic the Hedgehog movie sequel has been greenlit, reuniting the original filmmakers, and is now in early development. Jeff Fowler will return to direct, and Pat Casey and Josh Miller will write the...
rx99's Avatar rx99 2020-05-28 20:39:04

Sonic the Hedgehog movie Blu-ray release gets 16-bit comic bonus

Even though physical media might be a dying format, it may still be the only way to get fun extras included with a release. One such bonus is this neat Sonic the Hedgehog 16-bit comic that will come with...

Sonic the Hedgehog helps promote social distancing via new GIFs

It seems that our favorite blue hedgehog is getting in on promoting social distancing with some new GIFs. That’s right, if you want to help spread the word you can now use Sonic the Hedgehog GIFs to...

Sonic The Hedgehog Movie Sequel Not In The Works, But Its Director Would "Love To Do More

So you're saying there's a chance? - Despite all of the initial backlash and the whole redesign fiasco, this year's Sonic ...

IDW Sonic the Hedgehog comic gets new writer, spin-off Bad Guys miniseries

It’s been some time since the last Sonic game, but if you have a craving for some hedgehog action, the comic series from IDW has some exciting changes on the way. First, the mainline Sonic the Hedgehog...

Sonic the Hedgehog movie is being released early digitally on 31st March

Paramount has announced that it is releasing the Sonic the Hedgehog movie early digitally. You'll be able to watch the successful video game adaptation from the iTunes Store or Amazon on 31st March from...
dagash's Avatar dagash 2020-03-20 18:26:04
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