Sonic the Fighters magazine articles

From Sonic Retro

This page has a list of magazine articles for Sonic the Fighters.

File Date Source Article type Title and comments Writer(s) Review score
MAXIMUM UK 03.pdf 1996-01 MAXIMUM #3 News "MAXIMUM News: Sonic and AM2 team-up for new coin-op!"
CVG UK 171.pdf 1996-02 Computer and Video Games #171 News "Red Hot Scoop!: Sonic Returns in AM2 Fighting Game!"
A last minute addition to CVG #171, as news of Sonic the Fighters's existence broke just days before the magazine's publication.
SSM UK 04.pdf 1996-02 Sega Saturn Magazine #4 News "Sonic Revival"
SSM UK 04.pdf 1996-02 Sega Saturn Magazine #4 Preview "Coin Operated: Sonic Boom!"
MAXIMUM UK 04.pdf 1996-02 MAXIMUM #4 News "MAXIMUM News: Sega's Fighting Frenzy"
SSM UK 05.pdf 1996-03 Sega Saturn Magazine #5 News "Knuckles Appears in Sonic Arcade Game!"
MeanMachinesSega41UK.pdf 1996-03 Mean Machines Sega #41 News "Sonic Fighter"
MAXIMUM UK 05.pdf 1996-03 MAXIMUM #5 News "MAXIMUM News: The fighting game action from Sega hits fever pitch!"
Brief coverage from the AOU Show 1996.
EGM US 081.pdf 1996-04 Electronic Gaming Monthly #81 Preview "Next Wave: Sonic Fighting"
SSM UK 06.pdf 1996-04 Sega Saturn Magazine #5 News "Coin Operated: Sonic Game Update"
CVG UK 174.pdf CVG UK 174.pdf 1996-05 Computer and Video Games #174 Preview "Coming Soon: Sonic the Fighters"
SuperGamePower BR 028.pdf 1996-07 SuperGamePower #28 Preview "Pré Estréia: Sonic the Fighters"
CVG UK 176.pdf 1996-07 Computer and Video Games #176 News "E3 Show Report: Sega Coin-Ups - Sonic: the Fighters"
SSM UK 09.pdf 1996-07 Sega Saturn Magazine #9 Preview "Coin Operated: Beaten Blue!"
Coverage of the version shown at AOU 1996.
CVG UK 177.pdf 1996-08 Computer and Video Games #177 News "Sega Saturn Untold Potential"
Half-page article about the Saturn's "Sega Graphics Library". A Saturn demo of Sonic the Fighters running in a development environment is mentioned. Screenshots are from the arcade version.
SuperGamePower BR 030.pdf 1996-09 SuperGamePower #30 Tips "Golpe Final: Sonic the Fighters"
CVG UK Freeplay 15.pdf 1997-07 Computer and Video Games #188 (Freeplay #15) News "The Red-Hot Rumours Division!"
Brief mention of a Saturn version of the game, said to be due in Summer 1997 in Japan.

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