Those who are pining for a bit of Sonic the Hedgehog love next year will be pleased to know that a new compilation of classic Mega Drive titles will be hitting the Nintendo DS next year. Sonic Classic Collection was announced yesterday via SEGA?s Community Blog, and includes four 16-bit games to get your portable spindash on.
Games included are Sonic the Hedgehog
, Sonic the Hedgehog 2
, Sonic 3
and Sonic & Knuckles
. Lock-on technology is said to be present
in this collection, which will allow players to experience the complete Sonic 3 & Knuckles
saga from beginning to end.
Interestingly, the press release mentions some unique features for the DS, including a ?save anywhere? functionality that will pause your game from any point so you can return to it later. A hoard of videos and other collectibles will also be included.Sonic Classic Collection
?s heading for a Spring 2010 release date.