Sonic The Hedgehog was created to give Sega's Mega Drive a fighting chance against the market-dominating Nintendo. With Sega consoles now a distant memory, he's still running. But what gives the blue blur his staying power? Speedrun traces Sonic's entire history, from an artist's idle sketch to a multi-million pound videogame phenomenon. This book relieves the highs; the hysteria of Sonic 2's-day and the dawn of the Dreamcast, and the lows; cancelled projects and Sega's near-bankruptcy. It also looks at the creative influences behind the hedgehog, and how a handful of minds have steered and directed his progress through the years. Whether your first adventure with Sonic was in the Green Hill Zone or on a smartphone, Speedrun is the definitive guide to gaming's fastest hero.Despite this, there was a pressing need to establish Sonica#39;s presence on the seventh generation of consoles, with the already-released Xbox 360 shortly to be joined by Sonya#39;s Playstation 3. Many of the problems that had beset Sega sinceanbsp;...
|Title||:||Speedrun: The Unauthorised History of Sonic The Hedgehog|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2014-04|