News items tagged with sonic

Sonic Forces Adds 'Sanic' DLC Item

Sonic Forces Adds 'Sanic' DLC Item

Sonic Forces has added a “Sanic T-shirt” as a piece of apparel, possibly making Sanic a recognizable part of the Sonic Universe. At least, Sega has acknowledged Sanic’s existence and given its fans...

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 February 2018
Sonic Forces Gameplay Highlights Green Hill Zone

Sonic Forces Gameplay Highlights Green Hill Zone

Although Sonic Forces‘ most recent trailer unveiled a more “modern” experience with the Blue Blur, fans of the franchise may be excited to learn that the release’s newest piece of footage also prom...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 February 2018
Sonic Forces Custom Protagonist Confirmed

Sonic Forces Custom Protagonist Confirmed

2017 is set to be a huge year for the Sonic franchise, with the release of two games that have been gaining a lot of expectation. While Sonic Mania is all set to entertain those after a retro Sonic...

By Rob Gordon on 20 February 2018
Project Sonic 2017 Now Sonic Forces, Trailer Released

Project Sonic 2017 Now Sonic Forces, Trailer Released

The game formerly known as Project Sonic 2017 is now titled Sonic Forces according to Sega. The upcoming 3D Sonic title is highly anticipated as Sonic Team’s follow-up to Sonic Generations, Sonic C...

By Rory Young on 20 February 2018
10 Video Game Crossovers We Desperately Want [Video]

10 Video Game Crossovers We Desperately Want [Video]

Nintendo is not the only company capable of combining different franchises into one complete game. Here are our picks of the 10 video game crossovers we want to see happen. The gaming community has...

By Rob Gordon on 16 February 2018
Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Way before you were a gamer and video game consoles became the multi-billion dollar industry it is today, we relied on television ads to see which games looked fun enough to warrant investing our...

By Riley Little on 29 January 2018
Check Out Sonic Mania's Intro Running on Genesis

Check Out Sonic Mania's Intro Running on Genesis

As it stands, Sonic Mania has managed to reinvigorate the gaming world’s love affair with Sonic the Hedgehog. The game has been a huge success at launch, gaining the best reviews for a Sonic game i...

By Rob Gordon on 16 December 2017
10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

People all over the world are following the fierce political rivalry between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but these 10 video game rivalries are even fiercer. Every four years in the United Sta...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2017
Sonic the Hedgehog Film Rights Given to Paramount

Sonic the Hedgehog Film Rights Given to Paramount

Without a doubt, Sonic the Hedgehog is one of the most iconic and enduring properties to ever exist within the history of the video game industry, as the Blue Blur is typically the first thing fans...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 October 2017
Sonic Mania is the Highest-Rated Sonic Game in 15 Years

Sonic Mania is the Highest-Rated Sonic Game in 15 Years

From the moment that Sonic Mania was first announced, fans of the Sonic the Hedgehog series were excited to see a return to the 2D platforming of old. As it turns out, the reception to Sonic Mania...

By Rob Gordon on 02 September 2017
Sonic Mania Delayed on PC

Sonic Mania Delayed on PC

For many years, Sonic the Hedgehog fans have been calling for a return to the classic 2D platforming of old, and the upcoming Sonic Mania certainly seems to be aimed at meeting that demand. Deliver...

By Rob Gordon on 21 August 2017
Hurry Up And Watch The Sonic Mania Launch Trailer

Hurry Up And Watch The Sonic Mania Launch Trailer

With the release of Sonic Mania just a day away, SEGA has dropped an upbeat launch trailer loaded with new game footage. While the bulk of the trailer consists of the animated opening of Sonic Mania,...

By Curt Hutson on 16 August 2017
Sonic Mania Delayed Until Summer

Sonic Mania Delayed Until Summer

SXSW is in full swing in Austin, Texas, and yesterday Sega was on hand to share details of what Sonic the Hedgehog is getting up to i...

By Brad Jones on 18 June 2017
Sonic Mania Release Date Confirmed with New Trailer

Sonic Mania Release Date Confirmed with New Trailer

Although it was originally scheduled to come out in the spring of this year and then became delayed until summer 2017, Sega has now f...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 June 2017
Sonic Mania Trailer Takes Knuckles Back To Flying Battery Zone

Sonic Mania Trailer Takes Knuckles Back To Flying Battery Zone

Whether gamers asked for it or not, soon there will be a 2D side-scrolling throwback to the original era of Sonic and his pals. The u...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Peter Moore Told Sonic Creator to 'F--- Off'

Peter Moore Told Sonic Creator to 'F--- Off'

Peter Moore has revealed in a recent interview that the former President of SEGA of America once told the creator of Sonic to “F— off...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Sonic Mania Release Date Possibly Revealed by Steam

Sonic Mania Release Date Possibly Revealed by Steam

The last news fans heard regarding the release date of Sega’s 2D Sonic the Hedgehog revival with Sonic Mania involved the title being...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
7 Video Game Theme Parks More Dangerous Than Westworld

7 Video Game Theme Parks More Dangerous Than Westworld

With the Westworld television series seeing its release on HBO, Game Rant takes a look at some of the most dangerous theme parks from the realm of video games.

By Rob Gordon on 20 February 2017
8 Super Mario Run Alternatives for iOS and Android

8 Super Mario Run Alternatives for iOS and Android

As Nintendo’s new mobile game costs $10 to unlock completely and won’t launch on Android until 2017, Game Rant has put together a list of Super Mario Run alternatives. Nintendo’s mobile pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 December 2016
Open-World Sonic Game Being Developed by Fan

Open-World Sonic Game Being Developed by Fan

One determined Sonic fan unveils an impressive open-world fan project for the blue hedgehog, offering up the in-development Sonic Utopia for gamers to check out. Although the Sonic franchis...

By Rob Gordon on 24 October 2016
Deadpool Director Developing Sonic the Hedgehog Movie

Deadpool Director Developing Sonic the Hedgehog Movie

Deadpool director Tim Miller joins the Sonic the Hedgehog film project as an executive producer, while Jeff Fowler from Blur Studio takes on directing duties. After Hollywood film director...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 October 2016
SEGA Releasing Plug and Play Console With 80 Games

SEGA Releasing Plug and Play Console With 80 Games

AtGames and SEGA announce the retro inspired plug and play Sega Mega Drive Classic Game Console / Ultimate Portable Game Player that comes pre-loaded with 80 classic games. Retro appears to be the...

By Derek Nichols on 26 July 2016
Sonic the Hedgehog Needs a Successful 2017

Sonic the Hedgehog Needs a Successful 2017

With SEGA confirming two new Sonic games for 2017 during San Diego Comic-Con, one Game Rant writer looks at why the year could be make or break for the super-fast hedgehog. Although fans of Sonic t...

By Rob Gordon on 24 July 2016
New Sonic Games Coming in 2017

New Sonic Games Coming in 2017

SEGA reveals a pair of new Sonic games at San Diego Comic-Con, with both of the titles set to arrive in 2017 – and one confirmed for release on the Nintendo NX. Although Sonic the Hedgehog is one o...

By Rob Gordon on 23 July 2016
New Sonic Game Coming in 2017

New Sonic Game Coming in 2017

Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka confirms earlier reports that a new Sonic the Hedgehog game is in development, and reveals that it will launch at some point in 2017. For over a decade now, things have...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2016
Sonic the Hedgehog Trolls Mighty No. 9 Launch Struggles

Sonic the Hedgehog Trolls Mighty No. 9 Launch Struggles

Sonic the Hedgehog dunks on Mighty No. 9 with a savage tweet from his official account following the Keiji Inafune-developed game’s less than stellar launch on Tuesday. Launch day is usually an excit...

By Jason Gallagher on 22 June 2016
Sonic Gets a New Logo, Rumored 25th Anniversary Game

Sonic Gets a New Logo, Rumored 25th Anniversary Game

25 years after the release of the original Sonic game, a new logo is released for the blue hedgehog, along with rumors of a 2016 anniversary game. In 2016, Sonic the Hedgehog will celebrate his 25th...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 01 January 1970