Sonic Archive

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Wii U is a possibility

Sega’s upcoming sequel to Sonic & All-Stars Racing could be coming to the Wii U. The racing game, which is already set to come to the PS3, 360, 3DS, Vita, and PC as a digital download could also make its way to Nintendo’s next home console. When asked about the possibility of a Wii U version […]

Sonic is a “perfect fit” for Wii U, according to SEGA

SEGA’s Takashi Iizuka, who leads Sonic Team, thinks that Sonic and the Wii  U were meant to go together. He explains that the Wii “created that living room experience with families, and it had great success,” and that “adding the controller, and in a sense upgrading the Wii, [the Wii U] has got potential to […]

Sonic Dimensions rumour was a hoax

Takashi Iizuka, the head of Sonic Team, finally put an end to the rumour that Sonic Dimensions was in the works for the Wii U. When asked to confirm or deny the rumour, he denied it outright: Sonic Dimensions? [Laughs] I think it’s a complete hoax. [Laughs] Shame – Sonic Dimensions would have been a […]

Rumour: Sonic Dimensions in development for Wii U?

In the absence of a Wii U port of Sonic Generations, quite the rumour has broken out over an entirely original Sonic project for the console titled Sonic Dimensions. Now, if you’ve been reading the blog for a while, you’ll know the drill with rumours – no matter how fantastic they sound (a certain Emily […]

Yuji Naka wants a Wii U development kit

Yuji Naka, the creator of Sonic (who has since left Sega to start Prope), expressed his interest in developing something for the Wii U in an interview with Siliconera. Asked if he had a dev kit for the console, he answered: I don’t have a development kit right now. [Laughs.] Please ask Nintendo to send […]

Wii is too weak for Sonic Generations – is a Project Café port possible?

In the latest issue of Nintendo Power, Takashi Iizuka apparently explained why the Wii wouldn’t be getting Sonic Generations – the game SEGA is making to commemorate Sonic’s 20th anniversary. The reason was one we’ve all probably become familiar with by now – it’s simply not powerful enough for them to realize their ideas on […]