Many of us have been disappointed with some of Sonics 3D adventures. The series just didn’t seem to translate into the 3rd dimension quite as well as other 2D classics – such as – Final Fantasy, Mario or Metroid.
Newer side-scrolling additions to the series such as Sonic Rush have gave us the nostalgic return to a gaming icon and Sega are acknowledging what their fans want. The Sonic Classic collection, due for release in Spring 2010 on DS will compile four of Sonic’s classic adventures from the Sega Genesis;
- Sonic The Hedgehog
- Sonic The Hedgehog 2
- Sonic The Hedgehog 3
- Sonic & Knuckles.
“The original Sonic the Hedgehog games were the start of a pop culture phenomenon that extended beyond just the video game world,” commented Sean Ratcliffe, Vice-President of Marketing for SEGA of America. “The Sonic Classic Collection will introduce a whole new generation of gamers to this beloved Hedgehog and take them back to his humble beginnings.”
This should give you retro game fans something to look forward to.
Article from Gamersyndrome.com