Sonic the Hedgehog (Mega Drive)

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Sonic the Hedgehog
System(s): Sega Mega Drive, PlayStation 3, Virtual Console, Xbox 360, Steam, iOS, Android
Publisher: Sega
Developer:
Sound driver: SMPS 68000 (modified) (Sonic the Hedgehog)
Genre: Action[1][2]

















Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
JP
¥6,0006,000 G-4049
Sega Mega Drive
US
$54.9554.95[4] 1009
Sega Mega Drive
US
(Classic)
1009C
Videogame Rating Council: GA
Sega Mega Drive
US
(Classic; ESRB)
1009
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Sega Mega Drive
EU
1009
Sega Mega Drive
PT
Sega Mega Drive
UK
£34.9934.99[6][7] 1009
Sega Mega Drive
SE
(Rental)
Sega Mega Drive
AU
FSON00SMC
Sega Mega Drive
CA
Sega Mega Drive
BR
Sega Mega Drive
BR
(Red)
Tectoy: Todas as Idades
Sega Mega Drive
KR
GM4015JG
Sega Mega Drive
AS
Arcade (Mega Play)
JP
¥? ?
Arcade (Mega-Tech System)
UK
£? ?

















Wii Virtual Console
JP
600pts600[3]
CERO: A
Wii Virtual Console
US
800pts800[9]
ESRB: Everyone
Wii Virtual Console
EU
800pts800[11]
Wii Virtual Console
AU
800pts800[12]
OFLC: G
Xbox 360
JP
400MSP400[19]
CERO: A
Xbox 360
JP
(Otameshiban)
FREEfree
CERO: A
Xbox 360
US
400MSP400[13]
ESRB: Everyone
Xbox 360
US
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
ESRB: Everyone
Xbox 360
EU
400MSP400[16]
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
EU
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
DE
400MSP400[17]
USK: 6
Xbox 360
DE
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
USK: 6
Xbox 360
UK
400MSP400[15]
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
UK
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
AU
400MSP400[18]
OFLC: G
Xbox 360
AU
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
OFLC: G
Xbox 360
KR
GRB: All
iOS
JP
¥667 (700)700i[25]
4+
iOS
US
$5.995.99[22]
4+
iOS
EU
4+
iOS
UK
4+
iOS
JP
(iPod)
¥571 (600)600i[25]
Steam
US
$4.994.99[27] 71113
ESRB: Everyone
Steam
EU
€4.494.49[27] 71113
PEGI: 3+
Steam
DE
€4.494.49[27] 71113
USK: 6
Steam
UK
£3.993.99[27] 71113
PEGI: 3+
Steam
AU
$6.996.99[27] 71113
OFLC: G
Steam Linux
US
$4.994.99[29] 71113
ESRB: Everyone
Steam Linux
EU
€4.494.49[29] 71113
PEGI: 3+
Steam Linux
DE
€4.494.49[29] 71113
USK: 6
Steam Linux
UK
£3.993.99[29] 71113
PEGI: 3+
Steam Linux
AU
$5.995.99[29] 71113
OFLC: G
Steam OS X
US
$4.994.99[29] 71113
ESRB: Everyone
Steam OS X
EU
€4.494.49[29] 71113
PEGI: 3+
Steam OS X
DE
€4.494.49[29] 71113
USK: 6
Steam OS X
UK
£3.993.99[29] 71113
PEGI: 3+
Steam OS X
AU
$5.995.99[29] 71113
OFLC: G
Google Android OS
JP
¥667 (700)700i[31]
Sony PlayStation 3
JP
¥571 (600)571 (600)[37] NPJB-00126
CERO: A
Sony PlayStation 3
US
$3.993.99[32] NPUB-30442
ESRB: Everyone 10+
Sony PlayStation 3
EU
€4.494.49[33] NPEB-00478
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
DE
€4.494.49[34] NPEB-00478
USK: 6
Sony PlayStation 3
UK
£3.693.69[35] NPEB-00478
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
AU
$6.756.75[36] NPEB-00478
OFLC: G
Sony PlayStation 3
KR
NPHB-00377
GRB: All
Sony PlayStation 3
TW
NT$146146[39] NPHB-00377
GSRR: 6+
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Magazine articles

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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Based on
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Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
ACE (UK)
93
[40]
ACE (UK)
100
[41]
Ação Games (BR)
100
[8]
Computer & Video Games (UK)
94
[42]
Computer + Video Giochi (IT)
96
[43]
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
90
[44]
Excalibur (CZ)
75
[45]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
96
[46]
The Games Machine (IT)
98
[47]
Hobby Consolas (ES)
95
[48]
Megablast (DE)
83
[49]
MegaTech (UK)
92
[50]
MegaTech (UK) PAL
89
[51]
Mean Machines (UK)
92
[52]
Mean Machines Sega (UK)
76
[53]
Player One (FR)
96
[54]
Raze (UK)
95
[55]
Sega Pro (UK)
94
[56]
Video Game (BR)
100
[57]
VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (US)
90
[4]
Sega Mega Drive
92
Based on
20 reviews
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