The Best And Worst Video Game Icon Makeovers

HeyPoorPlayer's Frank DiPersio writes: Today we were given a look a Sega’s new vision for Sonic. While I’m not one to argue with the company’s choice to update their anthropomorphic blue speedster’s appearance, which has stayed largely the same over his 20+ year career. However, I’m not entirely sure I’m sold on this mummy-wrapped, sash-sporting hipster just yet. Seeing the Japanese studio’s choice of attire for Sonic and company, (especially Knuckles, who looks like he’s ready to clobber Yummy Mummy for the prized spot on a cereal box) I couldn’t help but think of some of the other facelifts our favorite characters have seen over the years. Let’s take a look back at some of the more radical makeovers these gaming icons have gotten over the years, for better or for worse.

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