Ten fun facts about Sonic the Hedgehog


Fact 1
The franchise centers on a series of speed-based platform games, but several are spin-offs in different genres.

Fact 2
The protagonist of the series is an anthropomorphic blue hedgehog named Sonic the Hedgehog, whose peaceful life is often interrupted by the series's main antagonist, Doctor Eggman. Sonic usually must stop Eggman and foil any plans of world domination.

Fact 3
While the first games in the series were platform games, the series has expanded into other genres such as action-adventure, fighting, racing, role-playing, and sports.


Fact 4
A number of cartoons have been made based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video games.

Fact 5
The anime series Sonic X, produced by TMS Entertainment, is the longest-running animated series based on Sonic to date, spanning three seasons and 78 episodes.

Fact 6
Sonic, Tails and Eggman also appeared in the 2012 Disney animated movie, Wreck-It Ralph.

Fact 7
The Sonic the Hedgehog franchise was awarded seven records by Guinness World Records in Guinness World Records: Gamer's Edition 2008.

Fact 8
The game’s sequel introduced Sonic's sidekick, Miles "Tails" Prower, who followed Sonic throughout the game, and allowed a second player to control him in a limited fashion and the "spin dash" maneuver, which allowed Sonic to boost forwards quickly when stopped.

Fact 9
One distinctive feature of Sonic games are the collectible golden rings spread throughout the levels.

Fact 10
Sonic the Hedgehog, Miles "Tails" Prower, Knuckles the Echidna, Metal Sonic, Shadow the Hedgehog, Blaze the Cat, and Silver the Hedgehog, are the characters that are known to be able to perform super transformations.


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