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Best Sonic game

Sonic 1
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40%
sonic 2
27
47%
sonic 3
5
9%
sonic & knuckles
1
2%
Sonic CD
2
3%
 
Total votes: 58

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Sepp Salerno » Wed Mar 31, 2010 5:30 pm

Although I think that Sonic 2 is the superior game, and fleshes out the best aspects of the original title while adding some neat little features, like 2 player and the spin dash thingie I have a much fonder feeling for the first. Also, I play it more, it’s just classic from start to finish

I just remember the first time played it being totally blown away but the graphics, and speed not to mention the awesome tunes. In fact a mate of mine is getting married this weekend and he really wants his first dance to be to the music from ‘Star Light Zone’ I hope he does!
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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by flicky » Wed Mar 31, 2010 5:32 pm

Sonic 2 for me .. mainly because of the 2-player mode which is a lot of fun.

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by RMLF » Wed Mar 31, 2010 8:01 pm

Sonic 2 definitely!

1 was okay but seemed strangely unfinished
2 was brilliant and the only Sonic Ive played over and over
3 Started to get convoluted and messy did not like
Sonic and Knuckles Yuk... but.. playing Sonic 2 as Knuckles was fun!

Not play Sonic CD yet :(
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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by TwoHeadedBoy » Wed Mar 31, 2010 9:11 pm

Sonic 2, not only is it my favourite Sonic game, it's probably my favourite game too.
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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Cafeman » Wed Mar 31, 2010 9:31 pm

All the 16-bitters are great games, but I felt compelled to give my vote to Sonic 1. Its difficult for sequels to compete with the first game of a series , that fresh exciting wonderful new feeling it has. Sonic 1's introduction of the world & characters, its great tunes, and its spin-dashless momentum-based platforming made it really special and never quite duplicated afterwards, and its still just as fun.

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Expervert » Sat Apr 24, 2010 5:57 pm

I voted Sonic 3. No particular reason, I just prefer it over first two games.
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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Dizrythmia » Sat Apr 24, 2010 7:40 pm

I went with Sonic 3. Sonic 3 with the Knuckles lock on was the ultimate Megadrive platformer (though it was no Super Mario World). The only problem with the S&K part of the game is that the bonus levels are just crazy hard!!

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by sscott » Sun Apr 25, 2010 12:58 am

The original Sonic for me. I understand the second one has its fans but I put so many more hours into the first one.
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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Sir Hilary Bray » Sun Apr 25, 2010 6:35 am

Sonic CD IS without a doubt the most overrated game, and biggest disappointment for me.

Picked up a Mega CD especially for it, after years and years of wanting to play it.

Just felt unfinished, and rushed meh!! Felt like I passed through loads of levels, and barely seeing any enemies throughout.

And as for 60 levels, I can't remember that :? I know each level had a past, present and future, but still....


I liked the first one the best, closely followed by Sonic 1 on the Master System (underrated).

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Mire Mare » Sun Apr 25, 2010 6:38 am

Another nostalgic vote for Sonic 1. It's the Sonic game I've played most and the one I bought most copies of!

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Sir Hilary Bray » Sun Apr 25, 2010 6:55 am

I still love the odd cover art it uses, the one with the white background, with faded images of some of the enemies, and some of the animals if I remember rightly.

Can't seem to find an image of the PAL box.

U.S one is nice as well,

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by TwoHeadedBoy » Sun Apr 25, 2010 6:57 am

There y'go :)

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Sir Hilary Bray » Sun Apr 25, 2010 7:59 am

That's the one!

Excellent stuff!


Is it me, or does Sonic look completely different now? they've changed his appearance it seems.

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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by Grizzly » Sun Apr 25, 2010 8:11 am

Sir Hilary Bray wrote:That's the one!

Excellent stuff!


Is it me, or does Sonic look completely different now? they've changed his appearance it seems.
yeah i miss the old euro look, the new scrawny version doesnt do as much for me
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Re: Best Sonic game

Post by woody.cool » Sun Apr 25, 2010 8:12 am

Sonic 2 gets my vote every time.
Saying that, the 'Chemical Zone Act 2' level can really p**s me off some times!

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