Excerpt: Sega. You know that you’re getting old when people look at you with an awkward look on their face when you talk about this publisher. Sega? Is it something like Nintendo? Yes guys; it is something like Nintendo, and where Nintendo has Mario, Sega has Sonic.
Summary: Sonic Free Riders is a extreme fast-paced boarding game that, for the first time ever in a SEGA game, will allow you to twist and turn your way through a range of visually stunning courses using Kinect's full-motion body control.
Excerpt: Sonic goes hand-in-hand with racing games as if it were the perfect romance, and it’s not difficult to see why the blue hedgehogs secondary soul mate is racing. It’s really quite simple, Sonic runs at impossible speeds, and racing is at its ultimate best when speed limits are smashed.
Excerpt: So our turbo charged little blue buddy is back, thats right Sonic the Hedgehog has returned. Not in his usual surroundings in this new outing by the folks at the Sonic Team, Sonic finds himself in a more Extreme situation.
Excerpt: Graphically, Sonic Riders looks like many of the other Sonic titles to come out. Characters and locations are detailed, but nothing really special. The only time the game's visuals really shine is during the pre-rendered cut scenes.
Excerpt: Oh dear. SEGA seems to be at it again. If Shadow the Hedgehog wasn't bad enough, we now have Sonic Riders. As the title suggests, this is a hover board racing title set in the Sonic universe that features all the main Sonic characters.
Excerpt: Some franchises should never die, but when they start developing spin-off after spin-off, moving away from the tried-and-true formula that made the series great to begin with, we have issues. The original