Sonic the Hedgehog CD magazine articles

From Sonic Retro

(Redirected from Articles - Sonic the Hedgehog CD)

This page has a list of articles for Sonic the Hedgehog CD and covers short magazine articles not deserving of their own page.

Full-length articles

Electronic Gaming Monthly

Sonic 2 on Sega CD (August 1992)

This clip from "Electronic Gaming Monthly" has an announcement for Sonic CD but announces the game as a port of Sonic 2.

EGMAugust1992Page 04.jpg

Da Miscellaneous Zone (December 1992)

This clip refers to Sonic CD as Sonic 2 CD.

S2 ElectronicGamingMonthly Issue41 December1992 Page183.jpg

Sega 1993 and Beyond (May 1993)

This clip contains a quote given to the press on what to expect of Sonic CD.

Sonic ElectricGamingMonthly Issue46 May1993 Page52.jpg

The Rankin Rap (August 1993)

This letter addresses the music of Sonic CD. The game was referenced as CD Sonic the Hedgehog.

Scd ElectronicGamingMonthly Issue49 August1993 Page18.jpg

The Q-Man Presents...Sonic CD (August 1993)

This clip mentions the game having sharp intermissions which probably refers to the cutscene of Sonic riding a CD.

Scd ElectronicGamingMonthly Issue49 August1993 Page34.jpg

Q-Man Update (August 1993)

This clip mentions how Sonic CD is over 70 levels large.

Scd ElectronicGamingMonthly Issue49 August1993 Page50.JPG

Mean Machines Sega

Mega CD Sonic Update (October 1992)

This clip from Mean Machines Sega announces Sonic CD under the name SuperSonic.



Super Sonic on CD (1992)

This clip from MegaTech mentions Sonic CD under the name of Super Sonic and as a enhanced Sonic 2.


Sonic CD: Next Month

This clip refers to Amy as Rosy and also mentions the fact that the Sonic game on Sega CD isn't Sonic 2. Many magazines had refered to a Sonic 2 for Sega CD but it turns out it was Sonic CD.


NEWS Incredible

This clip refers to Sonic CD as Super Sonic.



3 Sonic the Hedgehog (October 1992)

Mega had this small blurb about Super Sonic.

S1-2 MEGA 01 - Oct 1992 - Page76.jpg

Mega Mouth (October 1992)

This magazine speculates if Sonic 2 will be released on Sega CD.

S2 MEGA 01 - Oct 1992 - Page90.jpg

Super Sonic (January 1993)

The clip here shows a image of Sonic 1 but the article talks about Sonic CD.

S2 Mega Issue4 - January1993 Page22.JPG

Sonic CD (July 1993)

This clip contains a long Al Nilsen quote on his expectations for Sonic CD.

S2 Mega Issue10 - July1993 Page9.JPG

Sonic CD Looking Good (September 1993)

This clip mentions how the game is being displayed at Sega's London Headquarters.

Scd Mega September1993 Issue12 Page9.jpg

Sonic 2

This clip mentions Sonic 2 for the Sega CD as having cartoon quality slideshows.



CD Sonic Time Attack (June 1993)

This clip mentions the cartoon animation that takes place between levels. This was not used in the final game.

Scd MegaZone June1993.jpg

Sega Force

Sonic CD Slips Up (April 1993)

This clip reveals that Sonic CD sales have not reached expectations in Japan.

Scd-SegaForce April1993.jpg

Sega Visions

Sonic the Hedgehog 2

This clip briefly mentions Sonic 2 CD, which of course was Sonic CD.


Sonic the Comic


This article shows a prototype picture of Sonic CD.

Scd Spinball-Chaos-CD-271193.jpg

NewsZone - Sonic Booms

An article from issue five of Sonic the Comic showing the "first ever picture of Amy Rose".

NewsZone - Dark Sonic

An article from issue eight showcasing Metal Sonic.

Scd SonicTheComic.jpg

Super Sonic

Le Mega CD

This page has a few images of a early Sonic CD.

Supersonic Issue07 - Page 004.jpg

Unknown Magazine

Sonic-CD The Latest News

This clip reveals Sonic's voice actor in Sonic CD to be Keiko Utoku.

Scd Unknown magazine.png