This page has a list of articles for Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and covers short magazine articles not deserving of their own page.
|File||Date||Source||Article type||Title and comments||Writer(s)||Review score|
|1992-07||Consoles + #11||Preview|| "CES Previews: Sonic II"
Early screenshots and news from Summer CES 1992.
|1992-08||Mega Play #11||News|| "Coming Attractions"
A quick news bite, with screenshots of the Sonic 2 rolling demo.
|1992-10||GamePro #39||News|| "Game Gear Preview"
One-page preview in GamePro featuring screenshots from the rolling demo.
|1992-11||Computer and Video Games #132||Review|| "World Exclusive Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
Two page review of the Master System version. The game is compared favourably to the original game, both graphically and in gameplay. One writer is disappointed by the lack of Tails following the player.
|Paul Rand, Tim Boone||93|
|1992-11||Mean Machines Sega #2||Review|| "Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
Three-page review of the Master System version of the game. The reviewer gives the game glowing praise and a 95 out of 100 score.
|Paul Davies, Julian "Jaz" Rignall||95|
|1992-11||Player One #25||Review|| "Master S.: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
Four-page review of the game.
|1992-11||Sega Pro #1||News|| "Pro News: Supersonic"
From the German edition of Sega Pro.
|1992-11||Sega Visions #10||Preview|| "Sega Game Feature: Sonic 2 Game Gear"
|1992-11||Mega Force #11||Review|| "Zapping: Master System - Sonic 2"
|1992-12||Mean Machines Sega #3||Review|| "Game Gear Round-Up: Sonic the Hedgehog II"
Single-page review of the Game Gear version of the game. The reviewer describes the game as almost identical to the Master System version, but criticises the reduced field of view of the Game Gear screen.
|1992-12||Gamers #6||Review|| "Master System Test: Sonic 2"
|1992-12||Go! #14||Review|| "Review: Sonic 2"
Two page review of the Game Gear version found in the December 1992 edition of Go!, a supplement to Computer and Video Games which dealt with handheld titles.
|1992-12||OK Consolas #12||Review|| "Pararela: Sonic 2"
|1992-12||Hobby Consolas #15||Review|| "Lo Más Nuevo: Sonic 2 - Anillos de Oro"
|1993-01||Mega Force #13||Review|| "Game Gear Zapping: Sonic 2"
A French language review of the Game Gear version of the game, in the January 1993 issue of Mega Force.
|1993-01||Video Games #1993-01||Review|| "ROM Check: Sonic 2"
|1993-01||Hobby Consolas #16||Review|| "Lo Más Nuevo: Sonic the Hedgehog 2 - Al Rescate Del Zorro"
|1993-02||Mean Machines Sega #5||Tips|| "Tips: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
Half-page article explaining the level select cheat in the Game Gear version of the game.
|1993-03||Mean Machines Sega #6||Tips|| "Tips: Sonic 2"
Short article explaining the level select cheat in the Game Gear version of the game.
|1993-02||Aktueller Software Markt #1993-02||Review|| "Konsolen: 8 Bit Sonic"
|1993-03||GamePro #44||Review|| "Game Gear ProReview: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
|1993-04||Mean Machines Sega #7||Tips|| "Tips: Sonic 2"
Paragraph explaining the level select cheat in the Game Gear version of the game. The same cheat has been featured in three consecutive issues of Mean Machines Sega.
|1993-04||Todo Sega #1||Tips|| "Sonic 2"
|1993-05||Mean Machines Sega #8||Tips|| "Tips: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
Short article explaining the level select cheat in the Master System version of the game. The next page describes an exploit for getting extra lives.
|1993-05||GamePro #46||Tips|| "S.W.A.T.Pro: Sonic The Hedgehog 2 (Game Gear)"
|1993-08||Mean Machines Sega #10||Tips|| "Tips: Sonic II"
Short article explaining the Game Gear version's level select cheat.
|1993-08||Sega Visions #14||Tips|| "Viz Kidz!: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
|1994-02||Mean Machines Sega #16||Tips|| "Tips: Sonic the Hedgehog 2"
Short article detailing an exploit to gain extra lives in Sky High Zone.
This clip from EGM gives the Zone Select cheat code.