Game Development:Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (8-bit)
From Sonic Retro
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 had gone through several changes over its development process. There are several rejected ideas, level designs, and other things that were left on the cutting room floor. The following details several of these things.
Early Game Design
These scans come from various magazines. They show Sonic 2 when it was in earlier stages of development.
These screenshots are consistent with the content seen in the Sonic 2 AutoDemo, and were most likely captured from that release.
Under Ground Zone
Sky High Zone
Prototype screenshots show Sky High and Green Hills using some very basic checkered floors, similar to Sonic 1.
Aqua Lake Zone
Green Hills Zone
|Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (8-bit)|