Reviews and Problems with Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed
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Sonic & All-Stars Racing: Transformed review (PS3)
3 February 2013
Excerpt: If there was an award for unwieldy game title of the year, Sonic & Sega All Stars Racing: Transformed would be a prime contender. One can only assume the developers at Sumo Digital really wanted players to know about everything the game has to offer. And why wouldn’t they?
Summary: More than fan service The first time I turned a sharp corner next to a goomba and tossed a red shell at King Koopa, I barely knew the world of Nintendo. Mario Kart was a great racing game for its time, providing one of the best arcade racing experiences you could get at home.
Excerpt: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed is a lively mascot kart racer featuring eye-catching visuals and some of the best track design seen in this genre. Far from being a one-dimensional racer starring the cast of Sega’s Sonic the Hedgehog series, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed features...
Excerpt: With Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, some might wonder why the fastest hedgehog alive would need a vehicle in the first place. Of course, as any game company knows, mascot racing games are a great way to please fans by bringing a roster of favorites together in one game.
Pros: Dynamic courses and settings, Robust game modes, Smooth controls and handling
Cons: Visuals can obscure your view, Boring and generic items, AI can be too challenging at times
Review: Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed chugs along at a good pace (PS Vita)
6 January 2012
Excerpt: After reviewing the console version of Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed a few weeks back, I was curious to see how the PS Vita version would fare. So I went ahead and pre-ordered a copy, only to return to GameStop various times because it was delayed week after week.
Excerpt: In early 2010, Sega surprised me with the rather good Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing , a kart racer developed by Sumo Digital that was fast, great to play and full of quality fan service for Sega fans of any age.
Conclusion: Against those we don't know, food never tasted, games never played. But it's not just the unknown: even imitations bring with them a form of preformed judgement. Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing is one of them. Sega's mascot does Mario Kart.