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8.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 1038 ratings
  1. 10 (423)
  2. 9 (365)
  3. 8 (165)
  4. 7 (43)
  5. 6 (16)
  6. 5 (5)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (13)

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  • User Rating 9.7

    I have never played the game on sega cd just on pc and sonic gems collection one heck of a side scroller

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by Gogetaex

    One of the best sonic games ever probably even his best side scroller I thoroughly enjoyed it. I unfortunately never played it for the Sega CD just on the computer. This is the game that Metal Sonic...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Rated on May 23, 2004 by SegaSaturn

    This game didn't really get alot of attension back in the Genesis days, since not many people had a Sega CD. This game is probably the best Sonic game that isn't developed by Sonic Team. Gameplay: ...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Rated on June 16, 2004 by jekyll

    This was one of the few truly great games offered for the Sega CD system. Right from the opening movie, you knew you had something special. In terms of controlling Sonic, nothing had really changed, b...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Best 2d sonic since sonic the hedgehog 2

    Rated on June 02, 2007 by Hiccupski

    Sonic cd is one of the alltime classic games ever made. It is arguably the best sonic game ever made, and it changed the series so much. It introduced us to that annoying jerk amy, and that look alike...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    The best Sonic game ever made. This game has an awesome soundtrack, excellent gameplay, and good graphics (for it's time

    Rated on June 04, 2007 by Lee_Stricklin

    The best Sonic game ever made. This game has an awesome soundtrack (it actually adds to this games atmosphere), excellent gameplay, and good graphics (for it's time). This Sonic game also allows you t...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Sonic CD is an amazing game.

    Rated on February 16, 2005 by Bocoe

    Sonic CD is probably the only good game on the short lived Mega CD. But even still this is not a game to be missed by any Sonic fan. If you have played any of the Sonic game on the Mega Drive (Genesis...

    6 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7

    A good Sonic game, but not my favorite Sonic game.

    Rated on June 25, 2007 by Lickpoop

    I never played this on the Sega CD or any game on the Sega CD, I've only played this game on Sonic Gems Collection, but they are pretty much the same. This game is HARD and can get very frustrating at...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Best Sonic game ever!

    Rated on December 21, 2009 by Nitatchi

    Sonic CD was just the best. It was fast. The story was incredible. New characters. A new enemy. New features. A great special stage. Music was great. STORY Sonic has to save Amy from Dr.Robot...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    The interesting thing is how the levels change according to how you play

    Rated on December 30, 2009 by Xelalex

    I want to give my sincere thoughts on this game, which I only recently started playing. The first thing is if you want the best of the best, get the European/Japanese version, which while they are ove...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Platforming at it's best

    Rated on July 09, 2008 by macrules_640

    Sonic CD was first released back in 1993 on the ill fated Sega CD and people had to wonder would Sonic CD be the game to get the Sega CD back into the market well in a word not really, but Sonic CD wa...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.