Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis

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Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis
Basic Information
Video Game
Sonic Team
Sonic the Hedgehog
Action, Platform
Game Boy Advance
Retail Features
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Game Boy Advance
November 142006
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Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis was released on November 14, 2006 for the Game Boy Advance. While the port is mostly identical to the original Sonic the Hedgehog video game, this version includes several features not seen in the original Genesis release, such as the ability to save the game's progress, and also allows the player to make use of the Spin Dash move.

Reception[edit | edit source]

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Aggregator Score
Metacritic 33/100

Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis received poor reviews, with a Metacritic score of 33/100. The chief complaints concerned its poor conversion to the Game Boy Advance, resulting in bad performance as well as comments of poor implementation of the original music and gameplay.