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August 12th
11:50

Useless Trivia #13 - Character Origins

Bean the Dynamite from Sonic the Fighters is clearly based off of SEGA’s 1988 game Dynamite Dux, in which two ducks must save a cute girl duck from evil. Flickies, which appear in a number of Sonic games, first appeared in the 1984 game Flicky, in which a bird must save her children from housecats.

(Source: theghz.com)

August 7th
15:54
~Useless Trivia #12 : Sonic was going to be a much lighter shade of blue, and this intent can be seen in all early concepts of him. However, the shade didn’t show up well against Green Hill Zone’s background, so he was given a darker tone~

~Useless Trivia #12 : Sonic was going to be a much lighter shade of blue, and this intent can be seen in all early concepts of him. However, the shade didn’t show up well against Green Hill Zone’s background, so he was given a darker tone~

April 16th
08:02

Useless Trivia #11

Shadow the Hedgehog’s newest English voice actor, Kirk Thornton, also voices Orbot.

January 7th
12:00

Useless Trivia #10

Besides Rouge, who has them naturally, Shadow, Knuckles, and Nack are the only Sonic characters to ever have had fangs in their official artwork. It is believed that Sonic Team did this to symbolize their comparatively violent natures.

Of course, Nack’s fang is his trademark, so the theory may not be entirely true in his case.

December 20th
20:55

Useless Trivia #9

In Sonic Adventure 2, during the Dark Story scene where Shadow explains to Dr. Robotnik how the Eclipse Cannon functions, Shadow’s character model freezes after Rouge appears. After her first line, he looks up, and his model remains in this pose in the background during Rouge’s entire spiel until he nods in agreement with her plan.

November 24th
10:38

Useless Trivia #7

The Sonic balloon was first introduced to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 1993, but didn’t end up flying very long. High winds sent it flying into a lamppost, and the balloon burst, allegedly injuring two people.

October 14th
08:00

Useless Trivia #6

If you play as Team Dark in Sonic Heroes, put Omega as leader, then switch to first-person view and look at Rouge, she’ll quickly whip her head toward you, wink, then continue staring until you look away. She is the only character out of all the teams who will actually sense that you are looking at her.

August 10th
10:00

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August 5th
18:12
Thus proving once and for all that Shadow is, indeed, the “faker”.

Thus proving once and for all that Shadow is, indeed, the “faker”.

(Source: )

July 25th
12:00

Useless Trivia #5

Shadow the Hedgehog’s original name was Terios, which means “reflection of”.

June 13th
06:52

Useless Trivia #4

Sonic Shuffle was criticized by reviewers for having such a high AI that it often cheated at card-based minigames, stealing the best cards.