"Sonic the Hedgehog was originally released on the Sega Genesis on June 23, 1991. The game has seen several re-released versions, and one of those versions was for the Nintendo Wii's Virtual Console.
Sonic the Hedgehog was re-released for the Virtual Console service on November 19, 2006 at a price point of just 800 Wii Points, which is $8.
The game received an ESRB rating of "Everyone" with no content descriptors listed for parents/gamers to be aware of.
With Sonic having just had his 20th birthday this last week, how many hours Wii owners have reported playing Sonic the Hedgehog with over 4 years of game-play reported? Let's take a look!", says CoffeeWithGames in the introduction section.