Sonic CD is now available for Windows Phone

Sonic CD is now available for Windows Phone
If there is one Sega CD game that is still worth playing nearly 20 years after its release, that would be Sonic CD. Quoted as one of the best old-school titles in the franchise, the game is available to both Android and iOS users wanting to relive childhood memories. But what about Windows Phone owners? Are they finally going to get some Sonic love as well? The answer is yes.

Sonic CD is now available for download from the Windows Phone Marketplace, requiring a handset running WP7.5 or higher. The game features Sonic's eternal nemesis, Dr. Eggman, who has taken control over the future. In order to stop him, our favorite blue hedgehog must travel back in time and destroy the doctor's evil contraptions.

One thing that makes Sonic CD better than the original is that it features both the soundtracks from the U.S. and the Japanese versions of the game. Moreover, the developer has made the game fit on a 16:9 screen without altering the proportions of its graphics. The inclusion of achievements and support for leaderboards enhances the experience even further.

Sonic CD for Windows Phone is priced at $4.99, but you can always give it a try before you buy it, just to get an idea as to how playable the game is with touch controls. Hit the source link below for more info!



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10 Comments

1. KParks23

Posts: 722; Member since: Oct 13, 2010

Gotta go fast!

9. Nadr1212

Posts: 741; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

I have chicken invader CD

2. dorianb

Posts: 617; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Whatever you do, DON'T BRING BACK SEWER SHARK!!!

3. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

Man I love that game. I had it for the Sega Genesis. I had the Sega CD with the disk tray that ejected NOT the pop up one. I have it on my Xbox 360 & love basting the American soundtrack on my home theatre.

4. blackspot

Posts: 102; Member since: Nov 14, 2012

Nice! Great Game!

5. blackspot

Posts: 102; Member since: Nov 14, 2012

Honestly, if these Window's phones were as big into game emulators (N64oid, Gameboid, SuperGNES, etc.) as android phones, I wouldn't mind too much "jumping ship" and getting a Windows phone.

6. Credo

Posts: 749; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

how long i am waiting for a free gbaemulator, i wanna play Pokemon yayy

7. blackspot

Posts: 102; Member since: Nov 14, 2012

Well there's a few out, but it's not a very big or well-defined landscape at the moment. The lack of emulators for Window's phones are one of the key reasons why I went with Android. Add a bluetooth game controller to the picture, an MHL cable, and you have no idea what you're missing out on!

8. Luuthian

Posts: 332; Member since: Sep 09, 2011

Not to be the old raging Sonic fan that's become so stereotypical over time, but DAMMIT, it's Dr.Robotnik! This game was made in a time when that name still meant something to western players of the franchise :(. Dr.Robotnik will always be the cooler name...

10. goos2134

Posts: 19; Member since: Dec 11, 2011

while we are the subject King Koopa anyone ? Princess Toadstool ? why do their names have to change ? im with Dr. Robotnik not Dr. Eggman.

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