Designer gives a look at early Sonic the Hedgehog 2 map sketches
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Earlier today, brand new images emerged showing map sketches from Sonic the Hedgehog 2. These were shown by Hirokazu Yasuhara, who worked on the game as a planner.
You can see the images for yourself below. One map is particularly noteworthy, as it shows the cut Genocide City level which never made it into the final game.
Sonic Forces – custom character screenshots and art
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Following today’s announcement that Sonic Forces’ third gameplay style features a player-made character, SEGA has sent out a few screenshots and a piece of art. View the full set below.
Sonic Forces will let players make their own character
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SEGA is giving players more control with Sonic Forces. For the first time in the series’ history, players will be able to create and play as their own custom character.
SEGA revealed today that Sonic Forces’ third gameplay style is a powerful gadget touting customizable character. You’ll be able to fully customize how it plays and looks.
Here’s what you need to know:
“In this just announced gameplay style, players will be equipping their custom Hero Character with one of a variety of powerful unique gadgets called Wispons. Wispons are an evolution of the Color Powers from Sonic Colors and double as both offensive abilities and as a way to platform through levels quickly. Along with the Wispon, the Hero Character will have a grappling hook they can utilize to quickly traverse across zones. Players can also customize the Hero Character’s looks by choosing and swapping between hundreds of accessories and outfit options to change the character’s appearance as they play through the game.”
Sonic Forces features seven base animal types that players can select from, each with varying special abilities:
Official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account posts image, teases Sonic related news tomorrow
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The Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account has just posted a curious message. While the post was a vague image, it seems that something will come tomorrow regardless, as alongside the picture were the words “Tomorrow.” You can see the post for yourself below.
— Sonic the Hedgehog (@sonic_hedgehog) May 15, 2017
It seems that we’ll likely see new concept images of Sonic Forces tomorrow. That being said, nothing has been confirmed yet. Whatever it is, we’ll find out tomorrow.
New Sonic Mania footage showcasing Flying Battery Zone
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SEGA released brand new footage of Sonic Mania today featuring Knuckles the Echidna gliding and climbing through Flying Battery Zone Act 1. View the gameplay below.
Lost Sonic skateboarding game Sonic Extreme was planned for the GameCube
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The GameCube did receive a skateboard-esque game many years ago in Sonic Riders. However, Vision Scape Interactive pitched a similar project before that title came to fruition.
A new report from Liam Robertson and Did You Know Gaming discusses Sonic Extreme, which would have had players competing against various Sonic characters in different worlds on hoverboards. A prototype lets players navigate in an area modeled after Green Hill Zone and pull off tricks, ultimately increasing their score. A single-player mission mode as well as multiplayer modes featuring combat and racing are included in the build.
Use this code to immediately unlock all story mode content in Puyo Puyo Tetris
Posted on 3 weeks ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 8 Comments | 0 Likes
Puyo Puyo Tetris has content to unlock by playing through the game’s story mode. But by using a code on the main menu, you’ll be granted access to everything immediately.
First, hold L1 and R1. While you’re doing that, press up, down, right, left, “X”, “B”, “Y”, and “Y”.
To reiterate, the code can only be used to unlock content from the story mode – characters, skins, alternate voice packs, and music. Content from the shop is still accessed through normal means.
Puyo Puyo Tetris shows what mode you’re playing on your Switch profile
Posted on 3 weeks ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 14 Comments | 0 Likes
Puyo Puyo Tetris goes the extra mile in displaying online activity in your Switch profile. When playing the game, it actually shows which mode you’re playing. If you’re playing Solo Arcade as depicted in the screenshot above for instance, your friends will be able to see that. It’s a neat little feature that the developers included.
Sonic Forces screenshots
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Following the video released earlier today, SEGA published a trio of Sonic Forces screenshots showing Classic Sonic in action. See them below.
Sonic Forces – brand new Classic Sonic footage
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SEGA just went live with a new Sonic Forces video. It showcases brand new footage of Classic Sonic, specifically from Green Hill Zone. Watch the video below.