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Sonic Generations coming to PC

Sonic Generations coming to PC

Sega has confirmed that Sonic Generations will be released on on PC this November.

Sega has announced that Sonic Generations will be released for PC this November, with a full array of Steamworks features to boot.

A hybrid of 2D and 3D content, Generations has Sonic thrown back in time to re-experience many of the highlights from across the series.

The PC version of Sonic Generations will, like the console versions, feature stereoscopic 3D, as well as achievements and online leaderboards.

Valve's Steamworks will also bring cloud saving features to the game when it goes on sale on November 4, 2011.

Minimum and recommended system specifications are available below, via Green Man Gaming.

Minimum System Specifications
Microsoft Windows 7/Vista/XP
Intel Pentium Dual-Core T4200 (2x2.0GHz) or AMD equivalent
2GB RAM (Windows 7/XP) / 3GB RAM (Windows Vista)
NVIDIA GeForce 8800 / ATI Radeon HD 2900
11 GB free hard drive space

Recommended System Specifications
Microsoft Windows 7
Intel Core i5 @ 2.66 GHz / AMD Phenom II X4 @ 3.0 GHz
3GB RAM
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 / ATI Radeon HD 5850
11 GB free hard drive space

You can also check the trailer below for a look at the game itself, then let us know your thoughts in the forums.

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Bad_cancer 12th October 2011, 12:11 Quote
That "Sega" title sound was so nostalgic, That I feel like firing up my Megadrive again right now!!! :D
deathtaker27 12th October 2011, 12:36 Quote
reccomended specs are quite high tbh
GuilleAcoustic 12th October 2011, 13:17 Quote
Interesting ... maybe a good Sonic game since Sonic and Knuckles
enciem 12th October 2011, 13:23 Quote
Yaaaaaay, though I thought it originally said PC release when it was first announced.
Nitrix 12th October 2011, 13:53 Quote
Woot!
Aracos 12th October 2011, 16:25 Quote
Well, may have to buy this in support of the high recommended specs :D
Paradigm Shifter 12th October 2011, 18:16 Quote
I think this is one of the few games I've seen recently where the specs are actually sensible in terms of GPU required/recommended. Normally it's sort of "nVidia 8600GTS/ATi 4850" or "nVidia 9800GTX/ATi X1600" nonsense that makes you wonder if they bothered to check just how good the cards they're 'requiring' are. ;)
DXR_13KE 12th October 2011, 23:00 Quote
WEEEEEEE!!!!
lilgoth89 13th October 2011, 02:57 Quote
the recomended specs are understandable tbh...
look at how fast sonic can run, you get a real sence of speed
the original sonics ( everything before 3d ) were amazing i spent hours on sonic 3 and knuckles pack when i was younger...

oh the memories...
mrbens 13th October 2011, 19:13 Quote
So looking forward to the classic 2D bits. They can leave out the 3D bits though...
Blazza181 13th October 2011, 19:42 Quote
I hope they fix Sonic's personality. I cannot stand his "OH IM SO AWESOME XD!" personality recently.

He used to be portrayed as humble.

*nostalgia*
sear 14th October 2011, 03:28 Quote
This can only end terribly.
knuck 14th October 2011, 05:02 Quote
Quote:
Originally Posted by Blazza181
I hope they fix Sonic's personality. I cannot stand his "OH IM SO AWESOME XD!" personality recently.

He used to be portrayed as humble.

*nostalgia*

Good point

If it's on Steam I'm definitely buying it ;)
Denis_iii 14th October 2011, 13:50 Quote
swwweeet!
nintendo need to do the same with their old games.
Nicho133 14th October 2011, 15:58 Quote
This is good, I'll actually get to play this now :D
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