The kids from my generation grew up with the eternal battle of Sonic vs Mario. It looks like the Italian plumber ended up winning although he needs to take a careful look at his pension scheme before it gets too late. But the blue hedgehog still has a lot to say and is back with this 3D version of his racing game for iPhone and iPad in which he'll continue running around at full throttle. Bring back your teenage years with this modernization of SEGA's classic.
Sonic the Hedgehog is back in town!
Before you get too excited, you should know that you'll need a device running iOS 10.0 or later to be able to play Sonic Forces: Speed Battle. Once you've downloaded it, get ready for the action. In this game, you'll have to face up to another three players online to see who's the fastest in a series of frenetic races. Avoid your enemies and obstacles, and collect as many rings as possible whilst you race around the track. You'll have to show off your cleverness and cause your rivals to crash due to your traps badniks, and even use items against them such as fireballs, tornados, lightning or mines.
As you advance, you'll be able to improve your characters and even increase their level. New tracks and hidden characters are unlocked by winning trophies so start practicing if you want to become the fastest hedgehog in the world.
The best characters
In this game, you'll the chance to play with legendary characters of the likes of Sonic, Tails, Amy, Shadow or Knuckles. But you can also unlock rarer ones such as Omega, Vector or Espio. To find out which one is the best of them all, the best thing to do is try them all out and figure out which one adapts the best to your gameplay, whether you're an aggressive or conservative player.