Photos of Sonic Generations

The new Sonic game coming out this year (although it hasn't been put on the Sonic Channel website yet!) is Sonic Generations and here are the game photos:

Sonic Classic and Modern

Sonic's face

Sonic and Classic Sonic

"Wanna come with me?" says Modern Sonic to Classic Sonic

"Wanna come with me?" says Modern Sonic to Classic Sonic

picture 5

Flying

New Title for Sonic Anniversary (Sonic Generations)

As SEGA said that the rumoured Sonic game is now “Sonic Generations” (ソニックジェネレーションズ perhaps in Japanese characters) featuring Sonic stages since 1991 in the 3D Sonic style and according to Spanish Sonic fan Jose Zañon it said that its for all consoles (including the defunct consoles perhaps such as the Mega Drive/Genesis). By Tommorow SEGA will be making big annoucements on the game.

Speed Demos running Sonic games for Japan!

I’m sure some of you remember when my good friends at Speed Demos Archive raised over $52k for charity at their live speedrunning marathon back in January. Not least, a beast known only as Stanski tore up Sonic 2 on the Sega Genesis in one take.

Normally, SDA isn’t one to do marathons all the time – they usually only have one a year and put everything into it – but last month some place called Japan had its east coast wiped out by a wave reaching 23 metres high, leaving over 10,000 people dead and another half a million without a home.

So, towards the end of March, and with marathoning for Japan seemingly de rigueur right now, SDA decided to join the bandwagon and plan a top marathon in two weeks. Unlike their usual efforts, this one will be done online from the gamers’ homes, and yours truly will also be joining the party.

 

Japan Relief Done Quick: April 7-10 2011

 

This time Japan Relief Done Quick will be raising funds for Doctors Without Borders, the American branch of the international medical aid group Médecins Sans Frontières. A Nobel Peace Prize recipient, MSF has operations in over 60 countries, and is in Japan right now providing medical treatment to those affected by the earthquake and tsunami.

Now, January’s marathon was a bit disappointing from a Sonic point of view, but that’s not the case this time. Early Friday morning in the UK, there’s a solid four-hour slot where five Sonic games will be played through:

 

  • First up is the original Mega Drive title, Sonic the Hedgehog, played by MilesSMB on Genesis.
  • That’s followed by Sonic 3D on Saturn, played by Zyre who recently had a speedrun of another Sega classic, Skies of Arcadia Legends, published on SDA.
  • Next Venick will hammer his way through Amy’s story on the original Sonic Adventure on Dreamcast.
  • The greatest Sonic game ever made is next – Sonic 2006 on Xbox 360. Depending on donations, either Venick or Parax will go through one character’s story. If you’re planning on donating, personally I recommend Silver because some of the tricks will blow your mind.
  • Finally, Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 will be seeing a full game run. The runner is Parax, the top single-level speedrunner for Sonic 4 in the world right now. If you’re on 360, check the leaderboards and then check your calendar.
  • This marathon starts at 9PM in the UK on Thursday, and is set to run into Monday. You can see the full schedule at the JRDQ site, though if you’re planning on watching a certain game, bear in mind times can change pretty easily.

    Be there, if only to laugh at me when I die in-game during my slot…

    [Source (Via): The Sonic Stadium]

    Friday News 4-1-2011

    Daniel Sonic News:

    -Daniel Sonic increases readers.

    SEGA/Sonic News:

    -UK Sonic fans visit SEGA Europe headquarters.

    Other news:

    -Al Gaddafi of Libya in exile.

    -EU announces that Britain should recover Portugal's economy but British Prime Minister Cameron doesn't want to, this could make Britain to leave the European Union.

    -Ubisoft revives it's popular videogame character “Rayman” to introduce a new game called “Rayman 3D” for Nintendo 3DS.