X360, PS3 Tuesday, November 7, 2006 | 10:57 AM

Sonic images

Sonic images

Sega released this bunch of images of Sonic the Hedgehoc, to be released real soon now!


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Commented on 2006-11-07 11:21:52
Not impressed, good that eggman is into chicks now though.
Commented on 2006-11-07 11:33:05
make sonic into something like viewtifull joe then it would rule, but these 3D sonics are just SHIT, please stop them, WHO is buying them ????
Commented on 2006-11-07 12:39:23
They should just release the old Sonic-games on XBLA.
I tried the demo, for like 5 minutes.. meh..
Commented on 2006-11-07 13:32:42
Sonic’s 1 foot alone is larger than the princess.

And I’m totally going to buy and finish this game. Maybe not with all the characters but I will with Sonic for sure.
Commented on 2006-11-07 13:53:44
why is he saving a human princess? He's a fukkkin blue hedgehog. This game has almost the same gfx as Sonic Adventure...for Dreamcast.
Commented on 2006-11-07 14:38:51
Now this is what I expected from next-gen. Unfortunately, other games don't seem to follow the trend and 2007 will be a year of mediocrity.:(
Commented on 2006-11-07 14:39:11 In reply to CockKnocker
Posted by CockKnocker
This game has almost the same gfx as Sonic Adventure...for Dreamcast.
If only it had the same gameplay and quality of level design...
Commented on 2006-11-07 14:58:16
this is one game that should never have gone 3d. It's unplayable.

I got the demo and deleted it after 5 minutes of wasting my time. It's just way too easy to jump off a cliff by missing a jump onto a rail, or missing a turn cause you are going to fast.
Commented on 2006-11-07 15:51:49
I still can't understand why Sonic's model looks so damn crisp while the enemies and background suffer with a much lower resolution and some jaggies. It almost looks doctored.
Commented on 2006-11-07 16:49:25
Besides how dissapointed I am in the graphics; I'll still buy this game cuz'... im still a sonic fan (that hopes someday Sega will stop making these #^*$&$@ games. There downfall happened after Sonic Adventure)
Commented on 2006-11-07 17:12:56 In reply to KahL
Are you lot unbelievably crap at Sonic games???? Those of you saying "it's too easy to jump off the cliff"

and this?
Posted by Zomoniac
If only it had the same gameplay and quality of level design...
The game isn't out yet, and I will not question you once you have actually played the damn game.

I played the demo and thought it was horrible.... at first.

But then I began seeing how easy it was to get to grips with it. Not only that, recently looking at the later builds of the game, it moves more like Sonic Adventure 2, which for me was where Sonic had the best animation and movement.

We were given an E3 demo, one of the earliest builds, one which people like you probably begged for, but companies don't like doing that, especially when it WILL NOT REPRESENT HOW THE FINAL GAME PLAYS!

I also have a friend who went to a recent event in Manchester to have a hands-on with the retail version of Sonic, ie. the one that WILL be shipping and not the E3 demo.

His words were:

"Guys forget you even played the demo, because this version plays more like the previous Sonic's before Heroes."

This game definitely has my vote.

Also, people really need to GET OVER the fact that he is now situated in the human world, his arch-nemesis is a bloody human! So it makes no sense to bitch about there being more humans about.

You guys want 2-D Sonic? Then stop posting your disdain for the 3-D ones and break out an emulator, or your old genesis/megadrive and be in your essence there.
Posted by KahL
Besides how dissapointed I am in the graphics; I'll still buy this game cuz'... im still a sonic fan (that hopes someday Sega will stop making these #^*$&$@ games. There downfall happened after Sonic Adventure)
The demo looked very smooth at 60fps, so I don't think these stills are anything to really worry about.

Another thing, people should really stop judging games by their screenshots.
Commented on 2006-11-07 17:32:34
I loved the demo and it looked great in HD and all you guys sayin 3d sonics suck well your wrong wut about sonic adventure for DC great game and they mise as welll call this Sonic Adventure 2.
Commented on 2006-11-07 17:56:18 In reply to 360Champ
Posted by 360Champ
I loved the demo and it looked great in HD and all you guys sayin 3d sonics suck well your wrong wut about sonic adventure for DC great game and they mise as welll call this Sonic Adventure 2.
I don't get why the same people saying 3-D Sonic sucks are the same people that ask why it's not the same as Sonic Adventure 1 or 2???

Am I missing something here??? I could swear the last time I checked they were both 3-D games..
Commented on 2006-11-07 18:01:34
Why is the princess have brown legs but a bright white face? Looks really stupid imo lol
http://images.xboxyde.com/gallery/public/4555/834_...
Commented on 2006-11-07 18:13:47
YAAAAAAAAWN!

Haha sorry....but seriously c'mon now......It's just Sonic standing around!
Commented on 2006-11-07 18:15:21 In reply to Nit3m4re
Posted by Nit3m4re
Why is the princess have brown legs but a bright white face? Looks really stupid imo lol
http://images.xboxyde.com/gallery/public/4555/834_...
Nylons?
Commented on 2006-11-07 18:44:22 In reply to Nit3m4re
Posted by Nit3m4re
Why is the princess have brown legs but a bright white face? Looks really stupid imo lol
http://images.xboxyde.com/gallery/public/4555/834_...
You're definitely a 13 year old kid...

Tights maybe??? Stockings???

Do some research, before you try to make an educated opinion and sound smart..
Commented on 2006-11-07 19:03:02
Where the HELL is tails fur shaders ?

Man can't really say this takes advantage of the 360 or PS3 can we. ?

I will get it anyways, hopefully it will be better than the last few sonic attempts.
Commented on 2006-11-07 19:36:15
Wouldn't fur shaders on Tails make him look like a ginger m-...

Someone finish it for me..
Commented on 2006-11-07 19:45:52 In reply to KahL
Posted by KahL
Besides how dissapointed I am in the graphics; I'll still buy this game cuz'... im still a sonic fan (that hopes someday Sega will stop making these #^*$&$@ games. There downfall happened after Sonic Adventure)
Uh what? Their downfall happened because of the poor 1st/3rd party support and a PS2 that had no good games at launch

This is the first next gen Sonic game, cut them some slack, it's not always easy to adapt to a new system right away
Commented on 2006-11-07 20:04:26
I liked it, I pre-ordered it already :)
is it true that this game is delayed from the 17th to 24th in europe?
Commented on 2006-11-07 20:12:10
It looks pretty good, but i still think it's weird that there are realistic looking humans with Sonic. The picture where he is holding the princess in he's arms is kinda weird :P

I'm glad Tails makes a return ( not that it is suprising though) he is still my favourite character.
Commented on 2006-11-07 21:09:01 In reply to Tiz
Probably, Unless you're waiting for the PS3 version , :P
Commented on 2006-11-07 21:16:09
The demo showed some potential, after you get used to the controls. Ill think about it. But its probably one of those games ill get when the price drops.
Commented on 2006-11-07 21:45:07
Somehow they've found a way to anti-alias the main character alone and not anything else. Like the shots with sonic and tails, they're super smooth and the background poly edges arent. Weird.
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