Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Mega Drive)

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Sonic the Hedgehog 2
System(s): Sega Mega Drive, Mega-Tech, Mega Play, PlayStation 3, Virtual Console, Xbox 360, Steam, iOS
Publisher: Sega
Developer:
Sound driver: SMPS Z80 (modified) (SMPS 68000/Sonic the Hedgehog port)
Genre: Action

















Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
JP
¥6,8006,800 G-4088
Sega Mega Drive
US
$54.9954.99[1] 1051
Sega Mega Drive
EU
1051
Sega Mega Drive
DE
DM 99.9599.95[3] 1051
Sega Mega Drive
UK
£39.9939.99[2] 1051
Sega Mega Drive
AU
FSON01SMC
Sega Mega Drive
AU
(Gold)
FSON01SMC
Sega Mega Drive
CA
Sega Mega Drive
BR
044130
Sega Mega Drive
KR
₩6,8006,800 GM8073JG
Sega Mega Drive
AS
1051-40
Arcade (Mega Play)
JP
¥? ?
Arcade (Mega-Tech System)
UK
£? ?

















Wii Virtual Console
JP
600pts600[5]
CERO: A
Wii Virtual Console
US
800pts800[6]
ESRB: Everyone
Wii Virtual Console
EU
800pts800[7]
Wii Virtual Console
AU
800pts800[9]
OFLC: G
Xbox 360
JP
400MSP400[16]
CERO: A
Xbox 360
JP
(Otameshiban)
FREEfree
CERO: A
Xbox 360
US
400MSP400[10]
ESRB: Everyone
Xbox 360
US
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
ESRB: Everyone
Xbox 360
EU
400MSP400[13]
PEGI: 7+
Xbox 360
EU
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
PEGI: 7+
Xbox 360
DE
400MSP400[14]
USK: 6
Xbox 360
DE
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
USK: 6
Xbox 360
UK
400MSP400[12]
PEGI: 7+
Xbox 360
UK
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
PEGI: 7+
Xbox 360
AU
400MSP400[15]
OFLC: G
Xbox 360
AU
(Trial Game)
FREEfree
OFLC: G
Xbox 360
KR
GRB: All
iOS
JP
¥667 (700)700i[20]
iOS
US
$5.995.99[19]
4+
iOS
EU
4+
iOS
UK
4+
Steam
US
$4.994.99[22] 71163
ESRB: Everyone
Steam
EU
€4.494.49[22] 71163
PEGI: 3+
Steam
DE
€4.494.49[22] 71163
USK: 6
Steam
UK
£3.993.99[22] 71163
PEGI: 3+
Steam
AU
$6.996.99[22] 71163
OFLC: G
Steam Linux
US
$4.994.99[24] 71163
ESRB: Everyone
Steam Linux
EU
€4.494.49[24] 71163
PEGI: 3+
Steam Linux
DE
€4.494.49[24] 71163
USK: 6
Steam Linux
UK
£3.993.99[24] 71163
PEGI: 3+
Steam Linux
AU
$5.995.99[24] 71163
OFLC: G
Steam OS X
US
$4.994.99[24] 71163
ESRB: Everyone
Steam OS X
EU
€4.494.49[24] 71163
PEGI: 3+
Steam OS X
DE
€4.494.49[24] 71163
USK: 6
Steam OS X
UK
£3.993.99[24] 71163
PEGI: 3+
Steam OS X
AU
$5.995.99[24] 71163
OFLC: G
Sony PlayStation 3
JP
¥571 (600)571 (600)[30] NPJB-00127
CERO: A
Sony PlayStation 3
EU
€4.494.49[26] NPEB-00477
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
DE
€4.494.49[27] NPEB-00477
USK: 0
Sony PlayStation 3
UK
£3.693.69[28] NPEB-00477
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
AU
$6.756.75[29] NPEB-00477
OFLC: G
Sony PlayStation 3
KR
NPHB-00378
GRB: All
Sony PlayStation 3
TW
NT$146146[32] NPHB-00378
GSRR: 6+
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