Sonic the Hedgehog (Mega Drive)/Reception

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Critical reception

Ratings

Score Publication Date Region Version
93 ACE 1991-07-08 UKUnited Kingdom UK [1] [details]
100 ACE 1991-10-08 UKUnited Kingdom UK [2] [details]
100 Ação Games 1991-08-xx BRBrazil BR [3] [details]
93 Beep! MegaDrive 1991-07-08 JPJapan JP NTSC-J [4] [details]
80 Cool Gamer 2002-10-13 RURussia RU [5] [details]
94 Computer & Video Games 1991-07-15 UKUnited Kingdom UK [6] [details]
96 Computer + Video Giochi 1991-xx-xx ITItaly IT [7] [details]
90 Electronic Gaming Monthly 1991-xx-xx USUnited States of America US NTSC-U [8] [details]
70 Entsiklopediya luchshikh igr Sega. Vypusk 1 1999-xx-xx RURussia RU [9] [details]
75 Excalibur 1993-04-10 CZCzechia CZ [10] [details]
96 GamePro 1991-xx-xx USUnited States of America US NTSC-U [11] [details]
98 The Games Machine 1991-0x-xx ITItaly IT [12] [details]
100 Games-X 1991-06-27 UKUnited Kingdom UK [13] [details]
80 HiScore 1993-07-15 DKDenmark DK PAL [14] [details]
95 Hobby Consolas 1991-xx-xx ESSpain ES [15] [details]
98 Joystick 1991-0x-xx FRFrance FR [16] [details]
83 Megablast 1992-11-04 DEGermany DE [17] [details]
88 Mega Play 1991-xx-xx USUnited States of America US [18] [details]
92 MegaTech 1991-12-06 UKUnited Kingdom UK [19] [details]
89 MegaTech 1992-05-20 UKUnited Kingdom UK PAL [20] [details]
85 Micromanía (segunda época) 1991-xx-xx ESSpain ES [21] [details]
92 Mean Machines 1991-06-29 UKUnited Kingdom UK [22] [details]
76 Mean Machines Sega 1993-06-30 UKUnited Kingdom UK [23] [details]
92 Megazone 1991-xx-xx AUAustralia AU [24] [details]
96 Player One 1991-xx-xx FRFrance FR [25] [details]
95 Raze 1991-07-25 UKUnited Kingdom UK [26] [details]
90 Secret Service 1996-09-01 PLPoland PL [27] [details]
97 Sega Power 1991-08-01 UKUnited Kingdom UK [28] [details]
94 Sega Pro 1992-12-10 UKUnited Kingdom UK [29] [details]
95 Tilt 1991-09-xx FRFrance FR [30] [details]
95 Tilt 1991-1x-xx FRFrance FR [31] [details]
80 Tricks 16 bit 1998-xx-xx RURussia RU [32] [details]
100 Video Game 1991-xx-xx BRBrazil BR [33] [details]
90 VideoGames & Computer Entertainment 1991-0x-xx USUnited States of America US [34] [details]
79 Video Games 1991-06-07 DEGermany DE [35] [details]
95 Zero 1991-0x-xx UKUnited Kingdom UK [36] [details]

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Region Version № reviews Average Lowest Highest Range Views
World All 36 91 70 100 30 Very positive
World NTSC-J 1 93 93 93 0 Very positive
World NTSC-U 2 93 90 96 6 Very positive
World PAL 2 85 80 89 9 Very positive
Japan JP All 1 93 93 93 0 Very positive
Japan JP NTSC-J 1 93 93 93 0 Very positive
United States of America US All 4 91 88 96 9 Very positive
United States of America US NTSC-U 2 93 90 96 6 Very positive
United Kingdom UK All 12 93 76 100 24 Very positive
United Kingdom UK PAL 1 89 89 89 0 Very positive
France FR All 4 96 95 98 3 Very positive
Germany DE All 2 81 79 83 4 Very positive
Spain ES All 2 90 85 95 10 Very positive
Italy IT All 2 97 96 98 2 Very positive
Australia AU All 1 92 92 92 0 Very positive
Brazil BR All 2 100 100 100 0 Very positive
Czechia CZ All 1 75 75 75 0 Positive
Denmark DK All 1 80 80 80 0 Positive
Denmark DK PAL 1 80 80 80 0 Positive
Poland PL All 1 90 90 90 0 Very positive
Russia RU All 3 77 70 80 10 Positive

Sales

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Software charts

References

  1. ACE, "August 1991" (UK; 1991-07-08), page 54
  2. ACE, "November 1991" (UK; 1991-10-08), page 128
  3. Ação Games, "Agosto 1991" (BR; 1991-08-xx), page 22
  4. Beep! MegaDrive, "August 1991" (JP; 1991-07-08), page 35
  5. Cool Gamer, "9" (RU; 2002-10-13), page 193
  6. Computer & Video Games, "August 1991" (UK; 1991-07-15), page 16
  7. Computer + Video Giochi, "Settembre 1991" (IT; 1991-xx-xx), page 48
  8. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "July 1991" (US; 1991-xx-xx), page 24
  9. Entsiklopediya luchshikh igr Sega. Vypusk 1, "" (RU; 1999-xx-xx), page 359
  10. Excalibur, "" (CZ; 1993-04-10), page 31
  11. GamePro, "June 1991" (US; 1991-xx-xx), page 44
  12. The Games Machine, "Settembre 1991" (IT; 1991-0x-xx), page 85
  13. Games-X, "27th June-3rd July 1991" (UK; 1991-06-27), page 14
  14. HiScore, "15 Juli - 15 September" (DK; 1993-07-15), page 18
  15. Hobby Consolas, "Octubre 1991" (ES; 1991-xx-xx), page 18
  16. Joystick, "Juillet/Août 1991" (FR; 1991-0x-xx), page 164
  17. Megablast, "Joker Extra Nr. 1" (DE; 1992-11-04), page 44
  18. Mega Play, "July/August 1991" (US; 1991-xx-xx), page 62
  19. MegaTech, "Xmas 1991" (UK; 1991-12-06), page 48
  20. MegaTech, "June 1992" (UK; 1992-05-20), page 27
  21. Micromanía (segunda época), "Octubre 1991" (ES; 1991-xx-xx), page 34
  22. Mean Machines, "July 1991" (UK; 1991-06-29), page 42
  23. Mean Machines Sega, "August 1993" (UK; 1993-06-30), page 108
  24. Megazone, "August/September 1991" (AU; 1991-xx-xx), page 22
  25. Player One, "Juillet/Août 1991" (FR; 1991-xx-xx), page 26
  26. Raze, "September 1991" (UK; 1991-07-25), page 34
  27. Secret Service, "Październik 1996" (PL; 1996-09-01), page 72
  28. Sega Power, "September 1991" (UK; 1991-08-01), page 9
  29. Sega Pro, "Christmas 1992" (UK; 1992-12-10), page 66
  30. Tilt, "Septembre 1991" (FR; 1991-09-xx), page 68
  31. Tilt, "Décembre 1991" (FR; 1991-1x-xx), page 41
  32. Tricks 16 bit, "Tricks Sega Gold 800 igr" (RU; 1998-xx-xx), page 166
  33. Video Game, "Julho 1991" (BR; 1991-xx-xx), page 51
  34. VideoGames & Computer Entertainment, "June 1991" (US; 1991-0x-xx), page 32
  35. Video Games, "2/91" (DE; 1991-06-07), page 86
  36. Zero, "August 1991" (UK; 1991-0x-xx), page 64