Format reviewed: Game Gear
Developer: Sega / Aspect
Submitted by: Matt
This two game collection isn’t as rare as Power Strike II, The Smurfs Travel the World or Tarzan: Lord of the Jungle on GameGear but it’s still harder to find than a hedgehog with road sense.
Rather thanfeature Sonic 1 and Sonic 2 as you may presume, it instead includes Sonic 2 and Sonic Spinball. There’s no menu to speak off – power cycing the handheld brings up either game.
I got Sonic 2 for Christmas in 1992 and I thought it was awesome. In hindsight, it’s a really poor sequel, especially when compared to the
Sonic Spinball always provokes mixed reactions. The level design is slightly different to the
A two game cart featuring Sonic Triple Trouble and either Sonic Drift or Dr. Robotnic’s Mean Bean Machine would have raised more smiles.