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Old 07-27-2011, 09:16 PM   #1855
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Re: Post here when you beat a game. I mean it!

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I was in a discussion over this game on another forums.

I've considered Sonic Adventure to be one of the most over-rated games on the Dreamcast, since it was first released. I bought the game thinking it would be all the cool stuff I played on a demo and what was talked about in reviews. Obviously, people failed to mention the crap you had to do to get to the action, and once you got there, you soon realized there was very little platforming involved. This was the point where I'd thought that Sonic had jumped the shark.
I think Sonic really jumped the shark with Sonic 2006. Sonic Adventure was very rough around the edges, but at least it laid the ground for Sonic Adventure 2, which was great for the most part.

Fortunately, as of late, it seems Sonic games are getting pretty good. Colours was enjoyable and Generations looks excellent so far.

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once you got to the action, there was very little platforming involved
Interestingly, Sonic Adventure has a lot of platforming compared to recent Sonic games, but the controls and camera are far too imprecise to handle it, especially in the later levels.
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