Posts byChris Kiernan
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Review
Anyone old enough to remember playing Sonic the Hedgehog on the Sega Genesis will recall the frenetic speed of the platformer, so it only makes sense for the Sega mascot to get his turn at a kart racing game. He’s had a few attempts spanning various consoles, with the most notable being Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing a few years back. Now he gets another great one with an iOS port of his most recent console racer, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. It’s a fun, spirited game that deserves a spot on any racing fan’s podium.
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed lives up to its (somewhat clunky) title in every way. A plethora of classic Sega characters feature in the game and as you would expect out of any good kart racer, and each comes with their own custom vehicle that fits their personality to a tee. Of course Sonic’s own universe is well represented with buddies Tails, Amy, and Knuckles showing up to race, among others from his franchise, but you’ll also unlock Ulala (Space Channel 5), Joe Musashi (Shinobi), Amigo (Samba de Amigo), Ryo Hazuki (Shenmue) and plenty more. (more…)
Posted January 6, 2014 by Chris Kiernan