Sonic The Hedgehog 2

Publisher: 
Sega/Sonic Team
Release Date: 
24/11/1992

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 2 is a platform game developed by Sonic Team headed by Yuji Naka for Sega for the Mega Drive/Genesis.It was the sequel of the first game Sonic The Hedgehog.The game introduces Miles "Tails" Prower as a new playable character.The story follows Sonic the Hedgehog and his new partner Tails on their mission to stop the evil Dr. Robotnik from stealing the Chaos Emeralds to power his Death Egg.Sonic and Tails must defeat Robotnik's army and free their friends.The game was compatible with Sonic&Knuckles lock-on feature which allowed the player to play as Knuckles in Sonic 2.The gameplay of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 builds upon the basic set-up of the original Sonic the Hedgehog game.The player finishes each level,generally moving from left to right within a time limit of nine minutes and fifty-nine seconds.Along the way,rings are collected and enemies are defeated.Although zones have grown significantly in size since Sonic the Hedgehog,they now consist of two acts instead of three unlike the first game.Special Stages track Sonic from behind while he runs through a semi three-dimensional half-pipe course filled with rings and bombs.Obtaining all seven Chaos Emeralds by clearing all of the special stages will unlock a new feature;Sonic's ability to change into Super Sonic...