Sonic the Hedgehog (2006)

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Sonic the Hedgehog
System(s): PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Publisher: Sega
Developer:
Genre: Action

















Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Xbox 360
JP
¥6,800 (7,140)6,800 (7,140)[9] 9WP-00004
CERO: A
Xbox 360
US
$59.9959.99[1] 68006
ESRB: Everyone 10+
Xbox 360
US
(Platinum)
$19.9919.99[2] 68006
ESRB: Everyone 10+
Xbox 360
US
$19.9919.99[11]
ESRB: Everyone 10+
Xbox 360
US
(Demo)
FREEfree
ESRB: Everyone 10+
Xbox 360
EU
(Demo)
FREEfree
Xbox 360
DE
USK: 6
Xbox 360
ES
PEGI: 12+
Xbox 360
FR
PEGI: 12+
Xbox 360
UK
£49.9949.99[4] INL-XT200601-UK
PEGI: 12+
Xbox 360
UK
(Demo)
FREEfree
Xbox 360
IT
PEGI: 12+
Xbox 360
AU
INL-XT200601-AU
OFLC: PG
Xbox 360
AU
(Demo)
FREEfree
Xbox 360
KR
GRB: All
Xbox 360
ZA
R 599.99599.99
Sony PlayStation 3
JP
¥6,800 (7,140)6,800 (7,140)[18] BLJM-60006
CERO: A
Sony PlayStation 3
US
BLUS-30008
ESRB: Everyone 10+
Sony PlayStation 3
DE
BLES-00028
INL-B00028-DE
USK: 6
Sony PlayStation 3
FR
BLES-00028
INL-B00028-FR
PEGI: 12+
Sony PlayStation 3
UK
BLES-00028
INL-B00028-UK
PEGI: 12+
Sony PlayStation 3
IT
BLES-00028
INL-B00028-IT
PEGI: 12+
Sony PlayStation 3
AU
$120120 BLES-00028
OFLC: PG
Sony PlayStation 3
KR
GRB: All
Sony PlayStation 3
AS
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Production credits

Staff
  • Director: Shun Nakamura
  • Producer: Masahiro Kumono
  • Chief Game Designers: Shun Nakamura, Atsushi Kanno
  • Game Designers: Hiroshi Miyamoto, Takao Hirabayashi, Masayuki Inoue, Takako Nagase, Makoto Hirata, Daisuke Shimizu
  • Chief Programmers: Yoshitaka Kawabata, Makoto Suzuki
  • Programmers: Ryuichi Ishiguro, Takuma Komatsu, Tsutomu Matsuo, Yoshihiko Toyoshima, Kouji Ogino, Yuichi Matsuoka, Kentarou Tomii, Naoko Shimura, Tomoatsu Imai, Yosuke Yamazaki, Hiromasa Kaneko, Takateru Ohyama, Ryouhei Yamada, Maki Nishimori, Yusuke Ichiyama, Daigo Matsuura, Hiroshi Iwasaki
  • Chief Artist: Akira Mikame
  • Character Artists: Yoshinari Amaike, Shinkichi Tanahashi, Akio Sakai, Takashi Iida, Masao Tsunoda, Sho Kunieda, Yuka Matsumoto
  • Enemy Artists: Wataru Watanabe, Masatoshi Yasumura
  • Motion Artists: Kentaro Niina, Motomu Hayashi, Tomoaki Yuyama, Hiroaki Take
  • Event Scene Artists: Tamotsu Kushibe, Yusuke Kashiwagi, Mamoru Ohta, Hiromasa Yoshida, Fumihiko Kagawa,Yukihiro Ishida, Tatsuya Yabuta
  • Effects Artists: Tadakazu Aramaki, Takafumi Yoshioka, Seiichi Tsuruoka
  • Menu Screen Artist: Eriko Mikawa
  • Field Artists: Yuki Takahashi, Kazuko Ito, Takeshi Matsuura, Yuji Yamaga, Kenji Odaka, Michio Abe, Hitomi Nagao, Hisae Jibiki, Mayo Sudo, Akiko Muto, Ryouhei Yanase, Naoko Irube, Masashi Kuma, Takashi Saito, Akane Hayashi, Ken Suganuma, Hideaki Fujisawa, Keihan Fujii, Shuhei Sakamoto, Ryuichi Yamanaka, Akiko Ikehara, Yuichi Komagata
  • SEGA OF CHINA Staff: Makoto Uchida, Katusnori Kosuge, Cheng Li, Shao Mingzhu, Li MuZhang, Fang Jie, Sheng FeiFei, Bao JanGang, Mei Ling, Liu ChengLing, Yu YongQing, Li Shuo, Jing Huan, Digital Media Labo.,ink, Polygon Magic,ink.
  • Storyboard: Tatsuya Yabuta (EnumaElisch.LLP), Masaya Suzuki (EnumaElisch.LLP)
  • Lighting Imageboard: Yukihiro Ishida (EnumaElisch.LLP)
  • Artist Special Thanks: AM2 AuthMotion Team, Masaharu Nakayama, Yoshiyuki Tomatsu, Seiju Taniguchi, Makoto Yonezu, Taro Hino
  • Sound Director: Tomoya Ohtani
  • Music Composers: Mariko Nanba, Tomoya Ohtani, Hideaki Kobayashi, tai-hey, Jun Senoue
  • Senior Music Composer: Masato Nakamura
  • Recording & Mixing Engineer: Yoshitada Miya, Masahiro Fukuhara, Yutaka Yamamoto (ATTIC ARCADE), Yoshikazu Sasahara, Hideyuki Arima (POWER HOUSE STUDIO), Stan Katayama
  • Recorded at: SOUND CREW STUDIO, POWER HOUSE STUDIO, ONKIO HAUS STUDIO, SOUND INN STUDIOS, OLYMPIC STUDIOS, DEL REY STUDIO
  • Mixed at: SEGA DIGITAL STUDIO, ATTIC ARCADE STUDIO, ONKIO HAUS STUDIO, SOUND INN STUDIOS, MIT STUDIO
Musicians
  • Drums: Toru Kawamura, Nobuo Eguchi
  • Electric Bass: Takeshi Taneda
  • Electric Guitar: Chewtaro Moritake, Yasutaka Kume, Jun Senoue
  • Acoustic Guitar: Chewtaro Moritake, Naganori Sakakibara
  • Electric Sitar: Chewtaro Moritake
  • Piano: Nobuo Kurata, Masaki Matsumoto
  • Chorus: Miho Fujiwara, Kazuko Hamano, Takenobu Mitsuyoshi
  • Flute: Bob Zung
  • Oboe: Hiroshi Shibayama
  • Accordion: Yoshiaki Sato
  • Strings: Kuwano Strings, Shinozaki Strings
  • 1stVl: Hiroyuki Koike
  • 2ndVl: Rei Koike
  • Vla: Tomoko Fukuhara
  • Vc: Tomio Yajima
  • Cb: Shinji Tanaka
  • Arranger: Takahito Eguchi, Yasutaka Kume
  • Additional Recording Director: Tadashi Otsubo
  • Recording Coordinator: Kiyoshi Yoshida (ATTIC ARCADE), Hidetaka "Carl" Shibata (POWER HOUSE STUDIO), Yoji Sugiyama (WITCH CRAFT), Kazuyuki Doki (RE-BIRTH), Jun Senoue, Tomoya Ohtani
Game Sound Department
Movie Sound Department
  • Supervisor Sound Editor: Eiji "AJ" Nakamura (RedAJ Sound)
  • Sound Editor: Chiharu "Micchi" Minekawa (RedAJ Sound), Kenichi "KEN" Saito (RedAJ Sound), Yoshihiro "PIRO" Maeda (RedAJ Sound)
  • Post-Production Manager: Masayasu Yamashita, Kazuya Taniguchi
  • Mixing Engineer: Kazutaka Someya
  • Assistant Engineer: Tomohiro Fuchikami
  • Foley Artist & Editor: Yuka Kitazawa
  • Visual Technician: Natsuko Yamashita
  • Mixing Studio: DIGITAL EGG STUDIO MA-1 <THXpm3>
  • Sound Section Special Thanks: Todd Singerman, Lynn Grossman, Melody Santos, Ken Sakata (A&K CORPORATION), Koji Matsumoto, Teruhiko Nakagawa, Ai Muroi, Naofumi Hataya, Masaru Setsumaru, Seirou Okamoto
  • VP Product Development: Jin Shimazaki
  • Voice Coordinator/Dialog Director: Eriko Kimura
  • Dubbing Production Manager: Hiroyuki Inage, Yae Tateyama (TOHOKUSHINSHA FILM CORPORATION)
  • Voice Recording Studio: STUDIO UNI, OMNIBUS JAPAN
  • CG Movie Director: Minoru Kusakabe, Tomokazu Takahashi, Tomohiro Yonemichi
  • CG Movie Modeling: Hideyuki Higashi, Yoshihiko Suzuki, Hiroaki Ohta, Toshiya Sugiura, Satoshi Takahashi, Hideaki Makinouchi, Takayuki Hayama, Yoshihiro Hanada, Takeshi Hoshino, Yutaka Yamaki, Satoshi Kounosu, Kazushige Hayakawa, Emiri Minagawa, Tomohiro Mitsui, Naoto Kawaguchi, Jun Masuda
  • CG Movie Setup & Animation: Jiro Yamagishi, Yusuke Sakai, Kiminori Kusano, Kenou Hakamaya, Mio Tagiri, Tsuyoshi Tanaka, Takaaki Kise, Tatsunori Tomiyama, Tatsuya Akagi, Kengou Nukizono, Yoshimasa Kimura, Hideyuki Kinoshita, Kei Miyamoto
  • CG Movie VFX & Sequence: Yoshihisa Inoue, Keisuke Takahashi, Shuntaro Furukawa, Kouhei Kajisa, Satoshi Tomatsu, Tsubasa Nakai, Takeyuki Suzuki, Masayuki Tanaka, Takuya Hada
  • CG Movie Engineer: Taku Wakisaka, Toru Iwata, Jun Saito
  • CG Movie Management: Takeshi Ito, Masahito Imamura, Yoshifumi Sueda, Chikako Tanaka
  • CG Movie: AOKI Prod., Blur Studio, Inc., SHIROGUMI INC., FORO GRAFICO CO.,LTD., GEMBA.Inc.
  • Motion Capture: SEGA Motion Capture Team, Takeo Iwata, Hiroshi Tanaka, Shunkichi Yukitake, Kimiko Nakaizumi, Hitoshi Noda, Yukie Hagiwara
  • Motion Capture Actors: WONDERMAN, Tony Hosokawa, Iori Sakakibara, Ami Sakai, Tomomi Ohta, Naoyasu Achi, Wataru Koga, ACTION ACTOR GROUP "KATSUGEKIZA"
  • Dancer: Kaori Nishimura, Sachiko Takagi, Mariko Tagami
  • Choreographer: EASY
  • Motion Capture Data Editing: DOUBLE-O-BUCK Inc., ORBITAL LINK Inc., Dynamo Pictures, Inc.
  • Publicity Artwork: Yuji Uekawa
  • Game Script: Kiyoko Yoshimura, Shiro Maekawa
  • Web Team: Mayumi Moro, Yuichi Kikuchi, Takeshi Ichimura
  • Special Thanks: Takashi Iizuka, Hirono Sato, Keith Palmer, Keisuke Nakamura, Yojiro Ogawa, Sachiko Kawamura, Masanobu Yamamoto, Tetsu Katano, Fumitaka Shibata (wave master), Tetsuya Hotozuka, Takeshi Sakakibara, Keiichi Noda, Eitaro Toyoda, Yoshihisa Hashimoto, Takashi Atsu, Yoshiaki Hattori, Hitoshi Ohta
Cast
Sega Corporation (Japan)
  • Product Marketing Manager: Yasushi Yamashita, Naoko Ooka, Satoshi Imai, Takeshi Shimizu
  • Retail Sales Manager: Akihide Ichimura
  • Sales Promotion: Osamu Sato
  • Public Relations Leader: Hiromi Seida
  • Technical Support: Takashi Shoji, Akihiro Etori, Osamu Ogata, Toyoji Kurose
  • Localization Support: Representatives at IBPD, Aya Takeuchi, Shinobu Shindo
  • Product Management: Junichi Shimizu
  • Product Support: Akira Nishikawa, Hiroyuki Miyano, Yuki Takahashi, Daisuke Suzuki
  • Quality Control: Sunao Murayama, Yuji Nakamura, Kenji Oohashi
  • Support Team: Masayuki Takahashi, Kiyotaka Kondo, Yukihiro Taguchi
  • Software Manuals & Packaging: Yoshihiro Sakuta, Hisakazu Nakagawa, Hiroki Osawa, Takashi Nishimura, Tetsuya Honda, Colin Restall
Sega of America, Inc.
  • CEO: Naoya Tsurumi
  • President/COO: Simon Jeffery
  • VP of Product Development: David Cobb
  • Technical Director: Jez Sherlock
  • VP, Marketing: Scott Steinberg
  • Director, Marketing: Don Mesa
  • Producer: Justin Lambros
  • Producer Assistant: Marta Khosraw
  • PR: Anne-Marie Stein, One PR, Jeane Wong, One PR, Dana Whitney, One PR
  • Creative Services: Jen Groeling, Heather Luchetti, Bridget Oates
  • Head of Operations: Tom Dudley
  • Online: Chris Olson, Leri Greer, Mike Dobbins
  • Mastering Lab: Rey Buzon, Andrew Byrne, Rhianna Kellom
  • QA Manager: Deni Skeens
  • QA Supervisor: Josh Morton
  • Senior Test Lead: Shawn Dobbins
  • Project Lead: Lee Frohman
  • Assistant Lead: Chad Ginsburg
  • Testers: Chris Pierce, Jesse LaGrange, Andrew Thanyawatpokin, Peter Koenig
  • Compliancy Test Lead: Stephen Akana
  • Compliancy Assistant Lead: Lawrence Mann
  • Compliancy Testers: Andrew Weaver, Joe Floyd, John Belcher, Eduardo Camacho
  • Special Thanks: Beejey Enriquez, Kevin Frane, Takashi Iizuka, Jason Kuo, Keith Palmer, Yosuke Moriya, Ben Harrison
4Kids Production, Inc.
  • Voice Directors: Christopher Collet, Julie Rath
  • Production Coordinator: Salvatore Oppedisano
  • Pro Tools Engineers: Suzy Goldish, Paul Grassini, Mike Knoblauch, Alon Namdar, Questar Welsh
Blindlight
  • Casting Director: Dawn Hershey, C.S.A.
  • Voice Director: Lisa Schaffer
  • VO Producer: Alexandra Dorris
  • Casting Assistant: Dave Lieber
  • Production Assistant: Wes Gleason
  • Recording Engineer: J. David Atherton
SEGA Europe, Ltd.
  • CEO: Naoya Tsurumi
  • President/COO: Mike Hayes
  • Development Director: Gary Dunn
  • Creative Director: Matthew Woodley
  • Director of European Marketing: Gary Knight
  • Head of Studio, Localisation: Kuniyo Matsumoto
  • Senior Producer, Localisation: Akiko Uchida
  • European PR: Lynn Daniel, Kerry Martyn
  • Senior Brand Manager - Japanese Studios: David Allen
  • International Brand Manager: Ben Chalmers-Stevens
  • Creative Services: Alison Warfield, Tom Bingle, Morgan Gibbons, Akane Hiraoka, Arnoud Tempelaere
  • Head of Operations: Mark Simmons
  • Operations: Caroline Searle, Natalie Cooke
  • Online Services: Justin Moodie, Nina Ahmad, Bennie Booysen, Mike Evans, Romily Broad
  • Head of Development Services: Mark Le Breton
  • Master Tech. Group: John Hegarty, Jigar Patel
  • QA Supervisors: Marlon Grant, Stuart Arrowsmith
  • Senior Team Leads: Dominic Berzins, Julie Metior
  • Assistant Team Leads: Gabriel Ralls, Alex Humphries, Renée Teloka, Marlon Andall
  • Standards Coordinators: Mohammed Ajaib, Michael Hanley, Ali Hassan
  • Language Team Leads: Jean Baptiste Bagot, Sven Wittmaack
  • Uses: Havok, Kynapse, Dolby Digital
  • SWEET SWEET SWEET - 06 AKON MIX -
    • Lyrics: MIWA YOSHIDA
    • Music: MASATO NAKAMURA
    • Arrangement: AKON
    • MIWA YOSHIDA: Vocal, Backing Vocal, Vocal Arrangement
    • MASATO NAKAMURA: Backing Vocals
    • AKON: All Instruments Performance & Backing Vocals
  • SWEET DREAM - 06 AKON MIX -
    • Lyrics: MIWA YOSHIDA
    • Music: MASATO NAKAMURA
    • Arrangement: AKON
    • MIWA YOSHIDA: Vocal, Backing Vocal, Vocal Arrangement
    • MASATO NAKAMURA: Backing Vocals
    • AKON: All Instruments Performance & Backing Vocals
  • MY DESTINY: Donna De Lory
    • Music: Mariko Nanba
    • Words: Candie Y
    • Arrangement: Takahito Eguchi
    • Vocal Tracks Producer: Jun Senoue

Magazine articles

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Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
40
[22]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
54
[23]
Hyper (AU) PAL
30
[24]
Xbox 360
41
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3 reviews

Sonic the Hedgehog (2006)

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Famitsu (JP) NTSC-J
73
[25]
Sony PlayStation 3
73
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1 review

Sonic the Hedgehog (2006)

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