Sonic the Hedgehog archive

  • New Sega smartphone and tablet game line-up includes a duo of Sonics
    Apps

    New Sega smartphone and tablet game line-up includes a duo of Sonics

    By 21 October 2013

    Sega has announced four new games for smartphone and tablet that are coming in time for Christmas or just into the new year. And two of them feature the publisher's biggest star. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed for iOS and Android will be the mobile...

  • Sonic the Hedgehog hits the PlayStation Vita (video)
    Gaming

    Sonic the Hedgehog hits the PlayStation Vita (video)

    By 2 January 2012

    No, you're not still hallucinating from that food poisoning you got after eating that six day old Christmas turkey, this really is Sonic the Hedgehog (and his pal Knuckles) appearing on the PlayStation Vita. The classic Mega Drive (or Genesis, for our...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing review (iOS)
    Gaming

    APP OF THE DAY: Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing review (iOS)

    By 24 June 2011

    The world's most famous hedgehog turned 20 this week. No, not Espinete - the pink hedgehog giant from Barrio Sésamo, the Spanish version of Sesame Street - we're talking the former air freshener, Sonic, of course. And despite not being as good as Mario,...

  • Sonic vs Mario
    Gaming

    Sonic vs Mario

    By 23 June 2011

    Darth vs Luke, Superman and kryptonite, ketchup against gravy - these are some of the all time great battles that have been fought out between our heroes. There is however one face-off that has always ruled above all else, the tale of a pesky plumber...

  • Free hat for every GameStop Sonic Colors pre-order
    Gaming

    Free hat for every GameStop Sonic Colors pre-order

    By 13 July 2010

    If there was ever a reason NOT to pre-order a game, it's this. US retailer GameStop is offering this, erm, hat as an incentive for gamers to order Sonic Colors, either in store or online, ahead of its 31 December 2010 launch date. Exclusively available...

  • Sonic the Hedgehog rollercoaster to open at Alton Towers
    Gaming

    Sonic the Hedgehog rollercoaster to open at Alton Towers

    By 25 January 2010

    Sonic the Hedgehog fans have a new destination to head to in the UK as Alton Towers has revealed it is to open a Sonic-themed rollercoaster and hotel room. A new 3-year partnership deal kicks off the first time a video game character has had a "Ride and...