Sonic the Hedgehog

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Sonic the Hedgehog
Sonic the Hedgehog cover
Developers
Sonic Team
Publishers
Sega
Release dates
Windows October 26, 2010
Sonic the Hedgehog guide at StrategyWiki
Sonic the Hedgehog at Wikipedia
Sonic the Hedgehog
Sonic CD (1996) 1996
Sonic 3D Blast 1997
Sonic & Knuckles Collection 1997
Sonic R (1998) 1998
Sonic R (2004) 2004
Sonic Adventure (series)
Sonic Heroes 2004
Sonic Mega Collection Plus 2006
Sonic Riders 2006
Sonic Racing (series)
Sonic 3D Blast (2010) 2010
Sonic the Hedgehog 2010
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine 2010
Sonic Spinball 2010
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 2011
Sonic 3 & Knuckles 2011
Sonic Generations 2011
Sonic CD (2012) 2012
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode I 2012
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II 2012
Sonic Dash 2014
Sonic Lost World 2015
Sonic Mania 2017
Sonic Forces 2017

Key points

The following information is for the 2010 release of the game.

General information

Official developer site
Sonic News Network - A massive wiki for the Sonic the Hedgehog universe
Sonic Retro - A huge fan site for everything Sonic the Hedgehog. Mods for all the games can be found here

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM; DRM-free versions are no longer sold.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\SEGA Mega Drive Classics\setup.dat
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\SEGA Genesis Classics\setup.dat
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/71113/pfx/[Note 1]
Configuration settings are shared between all Sega Mega Drive Classics games.
These locations are for the "Simple" launcher interface only

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\SEGA Mega Drive Classics\0031
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\SEGA Genesis Classics\0031
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/71113/pfx/[Note 1]
Folder name varies by region for "Simple" launcher; for "hub" launcher, all saves are found in the Mega Drive Classics folder.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Options menu for the "Simple" launcher.
Options menu for the "Simple" launcher.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP or greater
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz 1.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 MB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/71113/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (71113) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References