Throwback Thursday: Sonic the Hedgehog (1991)

It’s standard to start off a review of any older Sonic game by talking about the blue blur’s unfortunate last few years, but this scribe is a bit sick of that, so he’s just going to cut to the chase.

Sonic the Hedgehog is a game that often falls subject to comparisons, which only proves just how brilliant SEGA’s marketing was in the years leading up to its release. While Nintendo was taking advantage of its astronomical popularity from the previous decade, SEGA was trying to establish itself as the new kid on the block, with a slew of angsty, competitive commercials.

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