Sonic the Hedgehog games on special offer through the Play Store

December 20, 2013
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Are you a fan of Sonic? We are, and we hope you enjoy the surprisingly speedy Hedgehog, too. If you’re an Android gamer in addition to being a Sonic fan, today is your lucky day! Right now, Sega is offering Sonic titles for up to 80% off. If you don’t have a few bucks to spare right now, don’t worry — the offer is good through New Years Day.


For those interested, here is the full list of games, replete with links:

The games are all refreshed titles from the Sega Genesis days of yore. Sonic All-Star racing is a lot of fun, and quite honestly fills a void left by Mario Kart not being ported to Android. If you like endless runners, Sonic Jump is a lot of fun, and is free to boot! Sonic CD will have the owners of the Genesis CD feeling nostalgic, while the two Sonic the Hedgehog 4 titles are a straight up reboot of a classic.

The touch interaction is a bit slippery on some of these games, but not unplayably so. The variety is pretty great here, ranging from racing to side-scrolling classic. Even the endless runner Sonic Jump stands up to the likes of Temple Run really well. For those of us looking for a good deal on some good games — and let’s be honest, we always are — these are some you can’t pass up. Even if you got a $5 Play Store card this year, you’d still have some credit left!


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  • Christopher Heidt

    I just clicked on the Sonic Jump link, and it’s still saying .99 :(