Sega has opened the official website for its Sega Eges break free of Sonic the Hedgehog 2, which will be released for Switch “soon” through Nintendo eShop in Japan for 999 yen.
These are the new features described on the official website:
■ Overview of modes
Sonic the Hedgehog 2
The standard mode Start playing from three different types of games. the Sega Eges the version also allows you to use the “drop script” action added in Sonic Mania. In addition, a window has been added to show your “Chain of rings”, the amount of rings you collect without being hit, and your “Maximum chain of rings”, your greatest amount during that game session. The cooperative mode for two players is also supported.
Additional items that are not in the Mega Drive version can be disabled in the Options settings.
—01. Original mode
A faithful reproduction of the Mega Drive version.
—02. Ring maintenance mode
A mode for beginners in which you can enjoy a more informal atmosphere Sonic the Hedgehog 2. Start the game with 10 rings and lose only half of the number of rings when it is damaged.
—03. Super sound mode
A special way in which you play as Super Sonic. This will be unlocked by deleting the original mode or ring maintenance mode. Super Sonic Mode allows you to play with the possession of all Chaos Emeralds and 50 rings from the beginning of the game. When you jump when you have 50 or more rings, you will become Super Sonic, which has overwhelming speed and strength.
Knuckles on Sonic the Hedgehog 2
A mode that reproduces the special mode originally only playable by blocking the Sonic the Hedgehog 2 cartridge to the Sonic and knuckles cartridge in Mega Drive. This allows you to play each stage of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Like Knuckles By using Knuckle’s sliding ability, you can reach places where Sonic and Tails can’t, and maybe even discover some new secrets. Like Sonic the Hedgehog 2, this mode offers three modes: Original mode, Ring maintenance mode and Super Knuckles mode. (Super Knuckles mode can be unlocked by deactivating the original mode or Ring Keep mode using Knuckles.)
A Sega Eges-Original mode where you compete against time to collect 100 rings to reach the goal. You can play as Sonic or Knuckles.
Sega Ages Sonic the Hedgehog 2 It also presents online rankings. “Classification of the ring chain”, which was well received in Sega Ages Sonic the Hedgehog, now lets you see reps. There are also classifications in Challenge mode for Sonic and Knuckles.
Sega Eges-Original elements
In addition to being able to switch between the Japanese and Western versions of the game, you can also activate the Stage Select function that was previously accessible through a cheat code. You can also enable the “Vintage” picture mode, which emulates the image produced by a CRT TV. There is HD Rumble support, which creates comfortable vibrations every time Sonic makes a turn, jumps from a spring, destroys a box of elements, etc.
See the screenshots in the gallery.