Last week, we divulged the news that SEGA was running a contest among its community members. This contest, which tasked members with drawing and submitting 100 pieces of concept art featuring Badniks (the baddies from the Sonic franchise) was backed up with a promise for more information on Project Needlemouse, the next adventure in the Sonic the Hedgehog universe.
Today, SEGA fulfilled that promise. 16 years ago today, Sonic the Hedgehog 3 was released. It also marked the beginning of the end for Sonic, as many fans and critics alike have decried most entries in the series since. However, Project Needlemouse promises to take Sonic back to his 2-D roots, and with today’s revelation in the form of two very familiar sights to fans, it looks poised to deliver. Read more… »