The evil scientist Dr. Eggman (aka Dr. Robotnik) has snatched the poor animals of South Island and and turned them into robots. Only one hero can defeat Dr. Eggman and rescue the animals from his vile clutches – it’s the super-cool hedgehog with the blue spiky hair, Sonic!
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Positive (11 reviews) - 100% of the 11 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Oct 26, 2010

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About This Game

The evil scientist Dr. Eggman (aka Dr. Robotnik) has snatched the poor animals of South Island and and turned them into robots.
Only one hero can defeat Dr. Eggman and rescue the animals from his vile clutches – it’s the super-cool hedgehog with the blue spiky hair, Sonic!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows® XP or higher
    • Graphics: 32MB or greater graphics card
    • DirectX®: DirectX® 9.0 or greater
    • Hard Drive: 50MB free disc space
    System specs for classic launcher.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows® XP or higher
    • Graphics/CPU: NVidia GeForce GTX 280 or ATI Radeon HD 6630 or equivalent DirectX® 9c or higher 1GB VRam / Intel i3-2100 or AMD Phenom II X4 940 or equivalent dual core CPU
    • DirectX®: DirectX® 9c or greater
    • Hard Drive: 50MB free disc space
Helpful customer reviews
349 of 372 people (94%) found this review helpful
24 people found this review funny
Posted: July 4, 2013
The classic, the first one, the unique. Just hear the "Sega" sound and the following one and you'll have travelled back in time 20 years ago. Oh, what memories brings this game up...
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114 of 135 people (84%) found this review helpful
12 people found this review funny
Posted: November 10, 2011
This game was one of the harder ones to beat, but once you beat it you learn to appreciate how awesome it really was. Die-hard Sonic fans cannot call themselves that without having played and beaten the old school Sonic games, this included.
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60 of 70 people (86%) found this review helpful
5 people found this review funny
Posted: August 3, 2012
The Sonic games hold up to the test of time very well as good solid platformers. I had Sonic 2 as a child so I found Sonic 1 rather hard to get into as it does not have the spin dash move. Sonic 1 seems much more unforgiving and difficult compared to sonic 2. As games of this era had no save function, by the time you got to the final boss you would have played the first levels hundreds of times and know them like the back of your hand. So if you come to the game now without this experience it does seem rather difficult. The quick save function on this emulator works well to compensate for my reduced attention span. Overall if you are looking at this game because of nostalgia buy it and it will live up to your memories if you did not play this as a child I'd probably not bother.
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46 of 69 people (67%) found this review helpful
8 people found this review funny
Posted: January 21, 2012
Sega's classic game sonic the hedgehog was a sucess and great gameplaying
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59 of 103 people (57%) found this review helpful
31 people found this review funny
Posted: December 12, 2010
♥♥♥♥ YEAH! SONIC!
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